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anchorage Port Resolution, Tanna

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Eric comes to greet us

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The locals wait to escort us to town

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Hang on tight...it's a bouncy, bumpy ride

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We pass many primitive villages along the way

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A completely different topography

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Emerging from the jungle into the White Plains

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Mountains of volcanic ash

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W
e sped on by Mt Yasur

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Road lined with friendly villagers

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Mini markets set up everywhere

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Vanuatu view

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Emma and Axel on top of Tanna (road below)

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Kelly and Richard - Amazing Grace

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The local boys who came with us to Lenakel

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Women at the market in Lenakel relax under Banyan Tree

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Very inexpensive Fruits & veggies of all sorts

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Richard investigates the tobacco

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It looked like all the local ladies were helping to sell

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Many village houses have woven walls & thatched roofs

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Shy Children love visitors

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Note the woven walls and thatched roof

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Village roadside market


 
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peaceful Tanna anchorage

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Congregating on beach in prep for trip to Lenakel

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Road not much more than a trail

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Gord going native

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We picked up locals along the road

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The truck traversed a river and slithered up the opposite bank

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Mt Yasur looks dormant

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Suddenly the volcano burped out a puff of smoke


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20,000 people live on Tanna

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The road offered some great views looking over Tanna

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Our guide Eric

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A scenery break overlooking Tanna

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The gang and the truck!

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A really fun group

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Richard buying some produce

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Axel and Emma buy oranges. All these for $2.00!

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Carrots, cabbage, lettuce, squash, tomatoes, tarro, bok choy...

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Market day brings out all the villagers

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Beer refreshments while waiting for Customs officials

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Curious child watches us drive by her village

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Lots of produce in remote villages

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Villagers stop what there doing to watch the truck go by