When it comes to great value, you can't go past Port Vila in Vanuatu. This vibrant destination is bursting with life wherever you turn and as soon as you arrive, it's evident you can't not have a good time!.
Flights come straight into this lively town as it's the nation's capital, so within a few minutes of landing your holiday will truly have begun. That is, of course, if you didn't get the party started beforehand with a few gins on the plane ride over.
Considering how many great deals you can get for travelling to Port Vila, you won't hesitate on spending a few dollars at the local markets, which are full of great trinkets, crafts, and even clothes. Or perhaps the fresh produce will be more up your alley, in which case you should fill your arms with as much tropical fruit as you can stomach - you won't find better anywhere else!
Then there are all the mouthwatering cafes and restaurants that call Port Vila home and are sure to tempt you with local taste sensations.
To get around, hop on one of the very inexpensive buses. These are minivans with number plates that signal "B" for bus and are certainly a great way of meeting other travellers and locals.
Then, of course, there are the beaches on the outskirts and rural areas of Port Vila. 'Heavenly' just about sums up these golden-sand beauties, and you might find that you never want to leave. We can't blame you!
But come nightfall, look forward to resting your head at one of the many hotels located in the area. Whether you want unspoilt ocean views or are happy with a good deal on a garden view room, there's something to cater for both you and your budget in Port Vila.