Pohnpei

We got off the Island Hopper for a couple of days on Pohnpei.  Back in 1965, we had stayed on Pohnpei during the summer.  We wanted to get in some sightseeing, especially Nan Madol, and visit Rev. Edmund Kalau and his wife Elizabeth. 

Kolonia

 

The Spanish Wall.  Remnants of old Spanish fortifications serve as an outfield wall of a baseball diamond, and inspiration for a store name.

 

 

Ruins of the old German Catholic church.

 
Handicraft by the "Carver People" of Pohnrakied. 
 
 

Kolonia street scene

 

Sokehs Island at Sunrise

 

Sokehs Rock-view from the South Park Hotel

 

Pohnpei, Part 2
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