This woman was chopping the insides of a palm tree that they break up and eat. Her blade was coming within centimeters of her feet on each swing. Women do most of the work in these villages......I might move here.
The Village People November 2nd 2011 Throughout this journey, we have been stopping at villages along the way to see if they would be something that our boss might be interested in seeing. Each village has been located in incredibly remote areas that have really been untouched by current civilization. It's not a bad thing. It has been really interesting. I swear that I think we are pretty much the only white people that most ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » West Papua » Cenderawasih Bay The Dutch began to colonize Indonesia in the early 17th century; the islands were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. Indonesia declared its independence after Japan's surrender, but it required four years of intermittent negotiations, recurring hos... ... read more