The island of Timor is divided between the sovereign states of East Timor on the eastern part, and Indonesia on the western part. With amazing beehive-hut villages, rugged countryside and empty beaches, West Timor is an undiscovered gem. Deep within its mountainous, lontar-palm-studded interior, tribal dialects and animist traditions persist.

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Tribal Weaving of the Lesser Sunda Islands with David & Sue Richardson

Together we will explore the extraordinary ancestral traditions and amazing landscapes of the Lesser Sunda Islands, where textiles are the predominant form of artistic expression. Every region has its own unique textile culture, its own style of dress, and its own motifs.
May 2019
12 days / 11 nights