As the capital, Madang is viewed by many in the country as being more safe and pleasant for expatriates than the larger cities of Lae and Port Moresby. Because of this, some NGOs have chosen Madang as the location of their main offices in country. It's located on the north coast of Papua New Guinea and was formerly known as Friedrich-Wilhelmshafen.
Things to see in Madang:
• Madang Airport
• Madang lagoon • Coastwatchers Memorial Lighthouse