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Bourail

Bourail
Bourail is a commune in the South Province of New Caledonia, an overseas territory of France in the Pacific Ocean. 4900 inhabitants (2006). A museum. Sights: the Arabian cemetery and the New Zealand military cemetery of an epoch of the Second world war; beaches on which turtles live. The Pole Antoni Berezowski, who in 1867 tried in Paris to assassinate the emperor Alexander II of Russia, lived in exile in Bourail from 1886 until his death in 1916.

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