New Caledonia

New Caledonia is in Oceania, with a population of 284,000 people. The capital of New Caledonia is Noumea. The currency used is the CFP Franc (XPF). There are roughly 40 different languages spoken in New Caledonia, some popular ones being French, Nengone, Paici, Ajie, and Drehu.

New Caledonia is roughly the size of New Jersey but offers a much more tropical environment. The whole island is surrounded by one of the worlds largest lagoons.

They celebrate many holidays including:

It does not have any world heritage sites but does have many nature areas and parks including:

  1. Anse Vata Beach
  2. Piscine Naturelle
  3. Kuto Bay

Want to learn more? Check out New Caledonia’s tourism website!

Also check out the New Caledonia Museum in Noumea.

Fun activities to do

To download the flag and map:

  1. Click on the image
  2. Right-click and select Save Image As…

Also try making a postcard and it’s stamp! Try filling in your suitcase for the trip!