The Marquesas - 2015

Marquesas - 2015
Feat. the Art Festival of Hiva Oa.
This is part 3 of the Full Circle
Around the World tour
Art festival-63  Hiva Oa - Marquesas 2015 The Marquesas Art & Dance Festival This is part 3 of the Full Circle Around the World Tour Art festival-4  Ready to take off the Art Festival of the Marquesas 2015 - december 2015 Aranui-6  The Aranui 5 arrives at Hiva Oa after its maiden voyage - december 2015 Aranui-8-bis  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - december 2015
Aranui-3  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Aranui-2  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Aranui-9  A representative of Rapa Nui (Easter Island) at the Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Aranui-10  Marquesian beauty - Hiva Oa - Marquesas - december 2015
Art festival-2-bis  A beautiful lady of Rapa Nui at the Marquesas Art & Culture Festival 2015 Art festival-3  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-7  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Aranui-12  The Aranui being welcomed at Hiva Oa - Marquesas - december 2015
Aranui-14  Aranui 5 maiden arrival at Hiva Oa - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-1  Enjoying Marquesian lunch - Hiva Oa - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-5  Beautiful decorated kids at Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-8  I found the Marquesian ladies some of the most attractive women on earth - december 2015
Art festival-11-bis  Flowers, palm leafs, shells and other natural objects as part of the traditional dress - Hiva Oa - december 2015 Art festival-10  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-13  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-15  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015
Art festival-27bis  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-21  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-19  Easter Island girls - Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-20  Local kids at Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015
Art festival-12  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-28  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-29  The Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival is held just every 4 years. It is very hard to find accommodation and transport during this time. I praise myself very lucky to be one of the happy few attending this colourful spectacular event - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-33  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015
Art festival-34  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-37  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-38  Tattoo is a form of tradition at the Marquesas and plays an important role - december 2015 Art festival-39  Women together with men are often decorated with tattoos. Not your ordinary eagle or anchor but truly work of art - Marquesas -  november 2015
Art festival-40-bis  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-57  The pretty ladies of Easter Island look different from their sisters at other parts of Polynesia because many are mixed from Chileans - Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-66  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival night performance - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-41  Typical Marquesian beauty - Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015
Art festival-51-bis  Easter Island resident here represented at Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-58-bis  Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-47  I can't explain why but this is one of my favourite images. Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-53  Before lunch has served, the men perform some sort of warrior dance with loud chanting and drums, a very cool sight and sound - Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015
Art festival-56  Cool dude giving the chanting clan assistance by hitting the drums just before lunch - Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-59  Calling - Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-60  Rapa Nui couple - Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Art festival-67  Watching this picture, I can feel the vibes of the typical Tahitian music - More at The Video Gallery - Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015
Art festival-70  Night performance at Hiva Oa Art & Dance Festival - Marquesas - december 2015 Hanakee-2  The Hanakee Pearl Resort - Your best address on Hiva Oa - december 2015 Hiva Oa-1  The final restplace of my fellow Belgian National, singer and poët Jacques Brel - Hiva Oa - Marquesas - Pacific Ocean - december 2015 Nuku Hiva-1  Arrival at Nuku Hiva, ofcourse provided with a flower lei - Marquesas - december 2015