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Noumea is the capital city of the French territory, New Caledonia which is located in the Pacific Ocean. Tourism is the leading industry in Noumea and the city comprises an industrial and business zone including a port used for both cruise ships and international trade. Noumea is also home to a pyro-metallurgical nickel treatment plant, with the nickel industry being the largest employer.

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Located in the heart of the South Pacific and only a two hour plane ride away, Noumea is a tropical paradise with French influence. Also a popular cruise ship destination, Noumea offers picturesque islands to explore (Duck Island, Amedee Island, Maître Islet) and is famous for its sunshine, beaches and shopping. Visit Coconut Tree Square, Tjibaou Cultural Centre, Baie des Citrons and Anse Vata Bay or Noumea's City Market to try some local cuisine.

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