Terminal 7: The Old and the New

Jessie T. Ponce Photography

“The Old and the New”: Domestic Terminal, Jacksons International Airport, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

The wall of the domestic airport displays eye-catching murals about traditional ways of life and costumes in Papua New Guinea.   But those scenes of tribesmen and women clothed in colorful feathers, leaves and handwoven fiber and armed with spears, bows and arrows are getting scarce, rapidly being replaced by people sporting a different set of garb and gadgets.

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