traditional life


Traditional life of Kiribati

on the island of



mats are used in building


in enclose the living area


family area


lots of palms


much of the living is in the open


woman in the compound


what the palms provide for sale


or shops for garments


children in school uniforms


an Atoll is a collection of islands


when the tide is out can walk to the next island


walk through the water as the tide water returns


boat is for when the water gets too deep


a dwelling by the sea


or on a lagoon


boat for fishing or island transport


looking for food


island vegetation

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