travel42 Port Guide: Alofi

Alofi travel42 Port of Call Guide

Niue's small capital on the island's western coast can easily be seen in an hour. The only "sight" is the Fale Fono (Parliament buildings), which has an interesting display of ancient tapa (bark) cloth. But plan a little extra time to chat with the residents, enjoy the scenery along Alofi Bay and browse the various shops and stores. At low tide, the coral reef near the wharf forms tidal pools that are safe to swim in.

Opaahi, a spot on the shore halfway between the hospital and the Fale...

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