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Buffalo

INDONESIA | Saturday, 22 Aug 2015 | Views [330]

Buffalo are highly regarded in Tana Toraja.  They are large, beautiful creatures.  Some are albino and worth at least $10,000.  Buffalo are slaughtered at funerals and the meat shared among the community.

Tags: buffalo, sulawesi, tana toraja


Upsize Insects & Bugs

INDONESIA | Saturday, 22 Aug 2015 | Views [313]

There are beautiful butterflies and moths here. They are quite large, about the size of an adult hand.  We have also seen rhinocerous beetles about the size of your computer's mouse.

Tags: beetles, butterflies, sulawesi, tana toraja


Tana Toraja, Sulawesi, Indonesia

INDONESIA | Saturday, 22 Aug 2015 | Views [324]

Dave and i met a young German couple and travelled with them all day yesterday in a mini van with a driver.  We saw the traditional burial sites of the Torajan people who are laid to rest inside caves and carved out rocks.  We stood beside ... Read more >

Tags: burial, cemetery, dead, indonesia. south sulawesi, sulawesi, tana toraja



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