12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Tana Beru shipyard

Now mostly farmers and traders, the Buginese people earned their name in history as fierce pirates and sailors, a tradition that still upholds in Balakumba shipyards where they continue to build the much-sought Phinisi schooners in the customary manor.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Indonesia
Camera: SP590UZ
Copyright: © Damjan Roce