Sulawesi: From Mamasa to Palopo via Rantepao (1972)

bar

 

 

Return to main Sulawesi 1972 page

 

Some landscapes between Mamasa and Rantepao.

img443

 

img451

 

img452

 

Villages along the way. Now this trek has become quite popular, but in 1972 few people had done it. Villagers were often surprised to see me.

img444

 

img453

 

Market in a village. Note the distinctive hat worn by women in this region.

img445

 

Rice field landscapes near Rantepao.

img504

 

img515

 

In a village near Rantepao.

img477

 

Cockfighting.

img461

img457

img474

 

img470

 

Ceremony near Rantepao.

img508

 

In villages between Rantepao and Palopo.

img516

 

img517

 

In Palopo.

img500

img509

 

Links to:

- Main Sulawesi 1972 page

- Ujung Pandang and Polewali

- Polewali to Mamasa

- Toraja funeral ceremony

 

bar

 

 

Return to main Sulawesi 1972 page