OTRWJ PNG: Toraja - Burkas, Bones & Buffalo

Janice's final blog entry describes her visit to Toraja in Indonesia. A completely different culture than PNG...or here. Thank you for following along on the journey across the globe. Read more

Sep 6, 2018 1:28 PM On the Road With Janice 1 Comments

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Janice Lamattina

OTRWJ PNG: Wrap-Up - Blame It On Pigs, Women, or Land

Janice shares her final thoughts on her experiences and observations of tribal culture in Papua New Guinea as she heads off to Indonesia. Read more

Sep 3, 2018 8:25 AM On the Road With Janice 2 Comments

Sepik River Region

Janice Lamattina

OTRWJ PNG: Sepik, Spirits & Scarification

Janice takes us into the Sepik River region of PNG, a remote tribal region where a diet of sago palms and smoked fish, spirit houses and sacred rituals are a part of everyday life. Read more

Sep 1, 2018 12:36 PM On the Road With Janice

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