And There I Was Volume VI: A Backpacking Adventure In by DH Koester

By DH Koester

operating the Gauntlet in Paradise

It used to be the 12 months 2000 and the 6th of 9 trips within the And There i used to be sequence used to be underway—Sulawesi—sandwiched by way of remains in Bali for R&R, one in every of just a couple of of Indonesia’s 14,000 islands no longer wracked through 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 was once one. Sulawesi used to be no longer. think the insufferable warmth and humidity of coastal Ujung Pandang, discover the tradition of the Toraja humans within the imperative Highlands, attend, as visitors of honor, a standard funeral and stopover at an actual witch health care professional looking for a medication. Descend into the chaos and human tragedy of the North and reside the fear of being trapped in a urban looking ahead to an assault from spiritual zealots as darkness descends. adventure the harrowing get away that ensues. Die 1000 deaths aboard a small ferry miles from land in a raging hurricane then spend lengthy days misplaced to the area on a very paradisaical island. See a land attractive past description and facts that guy can by no means be at liberty even if given everything.

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