Saturday, December 12, 2009

Indonesia - Nias - 1982

It was a hard trip to get to Nias. Bus across sumatra, then an overnight ferry to guninstoli and then another overnight ferry to telok dalam. malaria was rife and centipede bites were nightly. still, a beautiful place.

A few guys got sick from infections or illnesses. The trip back was just as hard. the villages in the mountains were like a step back in time. it wasn't that long ago your head would have been a trophy.




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