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New Caledonia - Wikipedia


The television series McHale's Navy was set in the islands in the area, with fleet headquarters being in New Caledonia, and so ...

Culture of New Caledonia - history, people, clothing, women, beliefs ...


Identification. The Kanak culture developed in this South Pacific archipelago over a period of three thousand years. Today, France governs New Caledonia but ...

Travel to New Caledonia - Get to know New Caledonia


Get to know New Caledonia in New Caledonia. Discover the archipelago's extensive experiences for a memorable stay in Oceania.

New Caledonia Culture - Virtual Oceania


New Caledonia is a multi-cultural society consisting of mainly Melanesians ( Kanak) and European (French). The remainder are mainly Polynesian and Asian.

Local traditions and culture in New Caledonia - Culture - VirtualTourist


Local traditions and culture in New Caledonia: 42 reviews and photos of local traditions and culture in New Caledonia from real travelers and locals.

New Caledonia: Culture - TripAdvisor


Inside New Caledonia: Culture - Before you visit New Caledonia, visit TripAdvisor for the latest info and advice, written for travellers by travellers.

Etiquette: dos and don'ts in New Caledonia | New Caledonia Today


Feb 2, 2013 ... First of all, New Caledonia is a French territory and the official ... as a form of respect (Melanesian) and compassion (Kanak) for the culture.

New Caledonia History, Language and Culture - World Travel Guide


History, language and culture guide for New Caledonia including key historical events, information on the spoken languages, useful phrases, social conventions  ...

New Caledonia — History and Culture - iExplore


The history of New Caledonia centers around existing Kanak heritage and traditions being interrupted by European colonization and resource exploita...

Land and Independence in New Caledonia | Cultural Survival


This is what we had and this is what you have left us," declared the Kanak Grand Chief Atal in 1878 as he emptied two sacks at the feet of the colonial governor ...

The People of New Caledonia
Ethnicity: Melanesian, European, Wallisian & Futunian, Tahitian, Indonesian, Vietnamese, Ni-Vanuatu
Languages: French (official) and 33 Melanesian-Polynesian dialects
Religions: Roman Catholic, Protestant
Population: 268,767 (Aug. 2014 census) ()
Median Age: total: 31.4 years (2015 est.)
Female: 32 years (2015 est.)
Male: 30.7 years (2015 est.)
Literacy Rate: 96.9%
Female: 96.5%
Male: 97.3%
People of:
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Discover New Caledonia - Traditions


But the essential spirit of New Caledonia and of Kanak culture is enshrined in the ancestral rules and rituals of Kanak customary tradition. “Coutume” refers to all ...

Kanak Culture in New Caledonia - Virtual Oceania


Kanak Culture. The Kanak people are the native people of New Caledonia. They comprise just under half of the total population of New Caledonia, around 45% ...

Culture in New Caledonia - Jasons New Caledonia


New Caledonia Travel Guide. New Caledonia accommodation, New Caledonia attractions and activities, New Caledonia travel maps - All NEW Jasons.com with  ...