Stephanie is an author and travel writer who lives in Bali and covers the cultural Hidden Heritage section monthly. Traveling to far reaches of Indonesia, Stephanie finds stories of myths and legends and covers cultural festivals. From Aceh to Timor her stories feature remote places across the archipelago. See more of her stories on www.travelwriter.ws
The Tenganan Duah Tukad villagers preserve their authentic, age-old aga culture through Pandan War rituals which put an attention to young Balinese boys.
Stephanie Brookes and David Metcalf shares the story of Gawai festival which celebrate indigenous dance and ritual from Dayak tribes.
Stephanie Brookes and David Metcalf traveled to Belitung to discover the beauty of the island by exploring beaches and its renowned boulders.
David Metcalf and Stephanie Brookes share their experience witnessing the Pasola War ritual as the part of the ancestral spiritual belief system in Sumba.
The first Indigenous Celebration brought together communities from around the Pacific and India