Bajau

  • Sea Nomads of Sulawesi, Indonesia

    Sea Nomads of Sulawesi, Indonesia

    Around the Banggai Islands in Sulawesi, an Indonesian archipelago east of Borneo, there are wooden stilt villages in the clear, turquoise-blue water. Here live the Bajau, an indigenous sea nomad people known for their genetic adaptation to freediving – they can hold their breath for up to thirteen minutes. But the idyll under palm trees…

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