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This island nation off the northern coast of Australia is still wild with dense jungle and native celebrations. Many festivals here are traditional, tribal ones that are dotted with chanting and dancing. Ornate feather attire is normal, as well as decorative beads. During these festivals, one can buy authentic, hand-made Guinean decorations, fare and garb. The festivals celebrate their pride in their heritage. One can expect festivals as colorful as their headdresses.