Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Vanuatu in the Raw - Get Lost feature - Malekula and Santo


Written by Catherine Best:  I’ve never been one for public displays of nudity but the ancient customs of Vanuatu have me entranced and Im fighting a compulsion to tear my clothes off, surrender my inhibitions to the island breeze and dance like it’s raining yams. All around me, villagers stomp, sway and chant to the beat of the tam-tam in a hypnotizing not of colour, movement and sound. 

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