Goroka, Papua New Guinea
Situated 1600 meters above the sea level. Goroka is the main city of the Eastern Highlands province.
Goroka is famous for the Goroka Show – the oldest this kind of event in the whole country that takes place around September 16. Goroka Show is wonderful 3-days of dance, music, trading and local customs. Despite the fact that Goroka Show is mainly an event for the tourists, it is still very authentic and depicts the local lifestyle and traditions. The pleasantly mild weather and the unique and kind locals is what makes Goroka definitely worth visiting.