Toposa villages: "From Kapoeta it is possible to visit the Toposa villages and, if you are interested either in anthropology or the developments of the Second Civil War, it is highly recommended that you do so. Look out for the round, thatched huts, vibrantly coloured textiles and beautiful strings of beads." South Sudan: The Bradt Guide www.bradtguides.com
Karo Woman, Ethiopia Photograph by Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher Relying on nature and trade for what they need, the Karo decorate their bodies to enhance their looks and attract the opposite sex. Here, a woman named Kawo wears face paint that imitates a guinea fowl’s spotted plumage.