By DH Koester
It used to be the yr 2000 and the 6th of 9 trips within the And There i used to be sequence used to be underway—Sulawesi—sandwiched through remains in Bali for R&R, one among just a couple of of Indonesia’s 14,000 islands now not wracked via spiritual strife. extra of mankind’s mindless bloodletting, there have been few areas left on this planet the place one can get away it. Bali used to be one. Sulawesi was once now not. think the insufferable warmth and humidity of coastal Ujung Pandang, discover the tradition of the Toraja humans within the significant Highlands, attend, as site visitors of honor, a standard funeral and stopover at an real witch surgeon looking for a treatment. Descend into the chaos and human tragedy of the North and reside the fear of being trapped in a urban waiting for an assault from spiritual zealots as darkness descends. adventure the harrowing break out that ensues. Die 1000 deaths aboard a small ferry miles from land in a raging typhoon then spend lengthy days misplaced to the realm on a really paradisaical island. See a land appealing past description and evidence that guy can by no means be at liberty even if given everything.
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And There I Was Volume VI: A Backpacking Adventure In Sulawesi by DH Koester