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Todd-Squad 10-18-2011 09:14 PM

Pictures of Indigenous People
 
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So I was looking through some past trip photos and had the idea to start a thread of the best pictures of indigenous people you have come across in your motorcycle travels. I'll start, this is a pic of a Tamahumara Indian we met near Copper Canyon, Mexico. We were looking for a water fall and made a wrong turn. We ended up in an extremely rural and poverty stricken area. This proud gentleman was walking down the road. He couldn't have been more friendly and was a great ambassador for his country.

Wolfgang55 10-18-2011 10:39 PM

International "High Five"

VeeNeck 10-23-2011 01:26 AM

"Holy Wood Batman!"
 
http://cycletouringeurope.files.word...ying-a-lot.jpg

Todd-Squad 10-23-2011 08:43 PM

I can't imagine hauling firewood, that way.
 
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Here is another unique gentleman from Copper Canyon, my buddy Pluric took this one.

SR1 10-24-2011 06:27 AM

Older guys in Cambodia are very friendly usually, and are drawn to dirt bikes. These two guys would have talked to me all day, if we could have just understood each other.

http://expat.smugmug.com/Other/Thail.../SAM0295-L.jpg


http://expat.smugmug.com/Other/Thail...P1030084-L.jpg



These two were collecting ebony wood. The woman was so curious, but timid...

http://expat.smugmug.com/Other/Thail...P1030064-L.jpg

GSteve 10-25-2011 04:14 PM

From Northern Mexico.

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/Travel/Mot...7_rzWMj-XL.jpg

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/Travel/Mot...2_pLL8n-XL.jpg

luckychucky 10-25-2011 05:28 PM

Good Pics
 
Nice job.

Throttlemeister 10-25-2011 05:40 PM

A couple of nice fellows I met as I fixed a flat in Cuba:
http://throttlemeister.smugmug.com/M...9_5FBdM-XL.jpg

The local girls there are nice too:wink:http://throttlemeister.smugmug.com/M...34_efTPd-L.jpg

The Bigfella 10-28-2011 08:18 AM

You want to take my photo? But I haven't done my hair.

Flores, Indonesia.... in the hills south of Moni. These ladies had been down to the creek to do the washing and have a bath. The face ointment is to soften the skin... white stuff for the younger girls, more aggressive yellow stuff for the old duck

http://i240.photobucket.com/albums/f...%20etc/211.jpg

A bit further west, near Bajawa, Flores. Don't let them tell you Betelnut is good for your teeth,

http://i240.photobucket.com/albums/f...%20etc/866.jpg

Same place

http://i240.photobucket.com/albums/f...%20etc/834.jpg

GSteve 10-28-2011 10:49 AM

Central Mexico

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/Travel/MEX...9_MC3cT-XL.jpg

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/Travel/Mex...9_zCU5G-XL.jpg

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/Travel/MEX...65_W94kx-L.jpg

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/Travel/MEX...9_ePbCV-XL.jpg


Panama

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/Travel/PAN...4_uefrP-XL.jpg

Argentina

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/Travel/Mot...9_PsKdN-XL.jpg


Chile

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/Travel/Mot...6_82Q4P-XL.jpg

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/Travel/Mot...6_VTxMu-XL.jpg

gymer99 10-28-2011 11:10 AM

Beautiful
 
God sure builds beautiful faces. you have a great eye for this.

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Originally Posted by GSteve (Post 17155587)


GSteve 10-28-2011 04:59 PM

Peru, Lake Titikaca, Uros islands

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/photos/i-8...8TWdfMD-X2.jpg

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/photos/i-f...fkrWfn7-X2.jpg

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/photos/i-s...sN36qXN-X2.jpg

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/photos/i-b...bhzkrsM-XL.jpg

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/photos/i-W...WnDMcQP-X2.jpg

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/photos/i-n...nXJDrnV-X2.jpg

akskirider 10-28-2011 05:41 PM

Vietnam...
 
http://brianstoltz.smugmug.com/Trave.../IMG2177-L.jpg

http://brianstoltz.smugmug.com/Trave.../IMG2483-L.jpg

GSteve 11-16-2011 08:49 PM

Mexico City, Mexico

http://gsteve.smugmug.com/photos/i-H...HM7MsZB-X2.jpg

_cy_ 11-16-2011 08:56 PM

what a nice slice of life!


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