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    • Dogs in vanuatu

      Port-Vila May 13, 2016 at 7:03 AM

      I'm terrified of dogs and there seems to be a problem with aggressive stray dogs according to quite a few things on Google. Is this really the case in all areas? Is it that much of a problem?

    • Distance between Port Villa and Eratap

      Port-Vila Sep 29, 2015 at 9:58 PM

      Just wondering if anyone could let me know the distance and best way to travel between Port Villa and Eratap

    • hire of mini buses

      Port-Vila Jan 31, 2015 at 5:44 PM

      hi does anybody know if you can pre-book mini buses at vila, as there are 5 of us largish people, we are going on a cruise and i dont think we will all fit into a normal cab plus the driver,

      cheers irene

      2 Answers Feb 1, 2015 at 2:05 AM
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      Is it possible to hitch a ride on a private yacht or boat to other islands?

      Port-Vila Jan 3, 2015 at 3:02 AM

      Hello :)

      My friend and I would like to hitch a ride on a Yacht to Espiritu Santo or one of the other Islands.

      Is it possible to go to the yacht club and offer free services as crew to catch a lift? I am maritime qualified and my friend is a waitress.

      We visualize heading down to the Yacht club or docks and chatting with salty beards to secure passage.

      Any advice greatly appreciated,


      2 Answers Jan 3, 2015 at 3:28 AM
    • What are the 10 'Must do's' in Vanuatua?

      Iririki Island Sep 8, 2014 at 1:02 AM

      We are heading over in a couple of days for a 10 day stay and would like to know of the 'must do's' in Vanuatu. We are a couple and will be staying on Iririki Island. Thanks

      2 Answers Sep 9, 2014 at 8:25 PM
    • Airport transfer

      Port-Vila May 28, 2014 at 6:29 PM

      can you get a bus transfer to hotel when you arrive without booking

      1 Answer Jun 3, 2014 at 2:28 PM
    • smoking regulations

      Port-Vila Feb 2, 2014 at 8:52 PM

      Are people allowed to smoke pretty much anywhere still in Port Vila? I cannot handle smoke anywhere near me (esp in my hotel and restaurants) , and am concerned about this aspect if we travel there.

    • Coconut crab

      Port-Vila Jan 8, 2014 at 7:16 PM

      I'll be in Vila next week and I'd like to find a restaurant serving coconut crab. Any idea where? Thank you!

      3 Answers Feb 15, 2015 at 10:49 PM
    • best area to stay

      Efate Jan 2, 2014 at 11:01 PM

      where is the best area to stay in efate in regard to distance from port vila, sunrise/sunset, beaches, safety, access to attractions/food etc?

    • what is the cost of cigarettes and booze at portvilla

      Port-Vila Nov 14, 2013 at 9:17 PM

      what is the cost of Benson smooths cigarettes and teachers whiskey at portvilla

      1 Answer Jun 3, 2014 at 2:31 PM
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      Efate Oct 16, 2013 at 5:58 PM

      long term accom at port villa vanuatu

      1 Answer Oct 16, 2013 at 7:07 PM
    • January in Vanuatu

      Port-Vila Oct 3, 2013 at 7:53 PM

      We are thinking about a family holiday to Vanuatu in January but are concerned about the weather? Any one been in Jan? If it rains, does it rain all day, or in short spurts? We haven;t done a big family holiday and not sure if it's worth the risk weather wise.

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      Best Place to stay

      Port-Vila Sep 2, 2013 at 12:13 AM

      What is the best place to stay, resort style, walking distance to beach, shopping, night life

      1 Answer Sep 5, 2013 at 3:39 PM
    • duty free shops

      Port-Vila Jun 27, 2013 at 9:47 PM

      hi, where is the cheapest duty free shop for fake bags etc

      4 Answers Sep 29, 2013 at 10:24 PM
    • Reef and Sports fishing by P&O Cruises

      Port-Vila Jan 29, 2013 at 7:36 PM


      I'm heading out on a P&O cruise to Vila and am interested in going on a "Shore Excursion" called "Reef and sports Fishing", but there is little info online about it. As a keen fisherman I'd like to take the chance to fish these waters, even if just for a few lazy hours in the mid-morning.

      Has anyone been on or heard anything about this excursion? Or alternatively does anyone know what operator P&O cruises use?


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      water taxi's

      Port-Vila Apr 1, 2012 at 3:21 PM

      Hello I'm going to Port Vila in September 2012, Staying in Port Vila but going to a Wedding on the Iririki Island Resort, Just wanting a water taxi for the duration of the wedding and can't seem to find a local Service who I can contact. does any one have any ideas on who I can contact?

      2 Answers Nov 26, 2012 at 6:06 PM
    • diving

      Port-Vila Mar 1, 2012 at 3:01 AM

      Gday on a p&o cruise i wish to dive the coillidge or million dollar bay who do i orgenise the dive with as p&o dont orginise this dive
      Thanks MIck

    • Perth WA

      Port-Vila Oct 29, 2011 at 12:38 AM

      What is the cost of a Local Beer in Port Villa??
      Thank You

      2 Answers Nov 2, 2011 at 5:53 PM
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      Irriki island burres

      Iririki Island May 18, 2011 at 4:24 PM

      My husband and I have booked a week in a beachfront burre and are really looking forward to it. We have searched all the sites and can't find any pictures of the inside of these huts. Has anyone stayed in one. Just want to know what to expect.

      2 Answers Nov 2, 2011 at 5:59 PM
    • Coongoola Cruise

      Port-Vila Oct 1, 2009 at 11:19 PM

      how much was the coongoola cruise??? it sounds gr8

    • Banking - ATM Question

      Port-Vila Aug 29, 2009 at 8:32 PM

      I am just wondering, whan I use an ATM in Port Vila, will the money come out in AU$ or in VATU? And also say if I want to withdraw500AU do I put that amount in & it automatically converts to VATU or the amount in VATU?


      4 Answers Apr 16, 2011 at 8:01 PM
    • new traveller

      Port-Vila Feb 20, 2009 at 12:55 AM

      How much is it to snorkel? Is it worth packing youre own before you leave sydney

      1 Answer Sep 2, 2011 at 4:49 PM
    • Day tripper

      Port-Vila Feb 20, 2009 at 12:53 AM

      We will be visiting port vila on our po cruise wlii we have enough time for a day trip we arrive at vila 6am and depart 66pm how much are the different day trips i am travelling with an ederley yet fit lady.

      1 Answer Feb 20, 2009 at 9:57 PM
    • First time - cheap accomodation and things to do

      Port-Vila Nov 30, 2008 at 7:02 PM

      I have booked to go to Port Vile in febuary and have no idea about it at all. i am looking for some VERY cheap accomodation and also wondering what things there are to do there.

      Any suggestions would be fantastic
      thanks so much

      1 Answer Jan 8, 2009 at 8:33 PM
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      First Time Tripper to Vanuatu

      Port-Vila Aug 15, 2007 at 4:32 AM

      This year's holiday takes me to Australia for Christmas to visit my sister. As a surprise for her birthday I have booked a flight to Vanuatu from 5-14 January but have no idea where to stay. Obviously quiet romantic places for honeymooners is off the list. She likes shops and lazing by the pool while I prefer the beach and exploring. We both like eating out and visiting the bars after dark. I am flying from London and my sister lives in Brisbane.

      Your best suggestions please? I used the VT forum for my trip to Mexico last year and it proved invaluable.


      6 Answers Oct 18, 2008 at 6:19 PM
    • Fishing Trip

      Port-Vila Jun 4, 2007 at 8:11 PM

      Is there anyone in Port Vila who takes out tourists on reef fishing trips. I am not interested in game fishing but my son and I would like to spend upto four hours on a small boat doing some fishing which didn't cost the earth.

      2 Answers Oct 11, 2007 at 7:53 AM
    • mamu bar

      Port-Vila Apr 14, 2007 at 1:30 AM

      we have recently cruised to vanuatu with p&o on the 25oct-4nov 2006 and the mamu bar was close and the insides all guttered out, is the bar going to be re-opened and still known as the wet bar?

      2 Answers Oct 21, 2007 at 1:12 AM
    • Cheap Accommodation?

      Efate Feb 11, 2007 at 9:35 PM

      Hey there, I was wondering if anyone had stayed at, or heard of a spot on Efate for a couple for around NZD20 - NZD40 (VUV1400 - VUV3000). Preferably a hut type thing, or a motel/hotel. Cheers for any info

      1 Answer Feb 10, 2008 at 8:18 AM
    • changing money

      Port-Vila Jul 26, 2006 at 3:25 AM

      Is it better value to change some currency at the airport before I get to Port Vila, or when I arrive there, at the bank? I am coming from Melbourne, Australia.

      2 Answers Nov 26, 2006 at 8:29 PM
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      Has anyone stayed at Sunset Bungalows

      Port-Vila Jun 1, 2006 at 8:57 PM

      I'm looking for a mid- to upper range accom and want to know peoples recommendations. I'm looking at Sunset Bungalows - any suggestions or advice would be helpful