New Caledonia is popular with travelers from all four corners of the globe. To understand why, set aside some time and explore the places in the vicinity of Kone. You'll also find Touho, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southwest, and Poindimie 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the west.
Should the weather turns nasty; don't worry, New Caledonia features a number of popular nature museums, art galleries and craft workshops, that will keep culture vultures busy. Part the mists of time while you are staying in the area. Make the time to visit some of the historic bridges for which this place is well known.
There are some exciting ways to make the most of the wide open spaces in and around Kone. Caving and quad biking are just two ways active visitors can get their fix. In these hectic times, the ideal vacation is often all about finding good places to relax. When it's time to de-stress, do as the locals do and try cycling or wildlife watching.
There's no nicer approach to get to the heart of an area than trying the local food. Some ingredients found in a number of New Caledonia menus are sweet potatoes and yams. Order some of the local specialties, for example civet de rousette (bat stew) and huitres de paletuviers (small mangrove oysters). Mint chocolate mousse is a popular dessert. And of course, regardless of what time of day it is, New Caledonia is a good place to order coconut milk.
When it is time to leave Kone, you'll be sure to bid this place a fond "Au revoir / À bientôt" Rest assured, however, you'll be heading home with once-in-a-lifetime memories that you can enjoy for years to come.