Travel Together in Papua New Guinea with Kelley Ferro

Kelley Ferro travels to Papua New Guinea in the latest Travel Together video series from USTOA on a journey with USTOA member Swain Destinations. Papua New Guinea is the world’s second-largest island and is home to over 7 million people from the jungles of the Highlands to the riverbanks of the Lowlands. Watch the videos below to experience the vibrant culture of Papua New Guinea.

Papua New Guinea: A Country Profile

Explore this remote part of the world with me as I go from the Highlands to the Lowlands and meet the local people.

The Lodges: Papua New Guinea

The lodges in PNG are more than just hotels—they are your basis for experiencing the country and interacting with the locals. Sustainable and true to their environments, each one had a unique personality and shaped my journey.

Papua New Guinea: The Lowlands


We visited the Lowlands, an area of PNG located along the Karawari River. This region is known as the Sepik and we were exposed to local life along the river.

Papua New Guinea: The Highlands

Explore the tribes of Tari, the famous Birds of Paradise and all the adventure of the Highlands.

Food of Papua New Guinea


Discover what the locals eat on a food tour of the country.

[All video descriptions by filmmaker.]

Read more about the #TravelTogether adventure in Papua New Guinea here.