The multiple layers of beads around the neck and the silver, shield-like ear-rings are the characteristic style. These ladies are visiting the local village for cooking oil and other commodities.
The beaches can be very nice and often are completely deserted. This beach is near Kalokol. Don't drive on the beach unless your vehicle is equipped with diff-lock.
Turkana fishing boat
A typical fishing boat. Besides fishing, the fishermen are usually willing to take visitors out on the Lake. The boats can be swamped when the winds become very strong ---- which is often. Take care !!
KWS boat heading to Central Island
The boat may be hired to go to Central Island or to Sibiloi National Park on the east side of the Lake ( ---which is by far the quickest way to get to Sibiloi and Koobi Fora). The boat is powerful, speedy and expensive; but often the best option.