2015-12 Bilikiki, Solomon Islands #9 with Island Explorations

  • Big Canoe
    Big Canoe
    Escorting us out a short distance.
    Talina Village, Marovo Lagoon, New Georgia, Solomon Islands, December 6, 2015
    2015-12-06#0099
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Battery Charging
    Battery Charging
    MV Bilikiki, Marovo Lagoon, New Georgia, Solomon Islands, December 6, 2015
    2015-12-06#0103
    Larry L. Jackson
  • 6 pm Nibbles
    6 pm Nibbles
    MV Bilikiki, Mborokua Island, Solomon Islands, December 7, 2015
    2015-12-07#0107
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Divers
    Divers
    Arriving for a village visit.
    Karumalun, Russell Islands, Solomon Islands, December 8, 2015
    2015-12-08#0115
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Greeters
    Greeters
    Children ready to present leis to us.
    Karumalun, Russell Islands, Solomon Islands, December 8, 2015
    2015-12-08#0120
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Village Headman
    Village Headman
    Welcoming us to the village.
    Karumalun, Russell Islands, Solomon Islands, December 8, 2015
    2015-12-08#0121
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Male Performers
    Male Performers
    Preparing to dance and chant.
    Karumalun, Russell Islands, Solomon Islands, December 8, 2015
    2015-12-08#0127
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Children
    Children
    Watching the adults entertain us.
    Karumalun, Russell Islands, Solomon Islands, December 8, 2015
    2015-12-08#0133
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Female Performers
    Female Performers
    Like the men, the women performed several dances.
    Karumalun, Russell Islands, Solomon Islands, December 8, 2015
    2015-12-08#0135
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Village Tour
    Village Tour
    The Village Headman took us around the very clean village, describing village structures.
    Karumalun, Russell Islands, Solomon Islands, December 8, 2015
    2015-12-08#0140
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Village Tour
    Village Tour
    Each house has a small solar panel.
    Karumalun, Russell Islands, Solomon Islands, December 8, 2015
    2015-12-08#0143
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Village Tour
    Village Tour
    Palm fronds are the primary roof and wall covering. Shoes drying on the roof.
    Karumalun, Russell Islands, Solomon Islands, December 8, 2015
    2015-12-08#0146
    Larry L. Jackson