I Fiestan Sahyan Tasi - The Festival of the Canoes - was made special by all who attended, celebrated, and shared the rich cultural heritage of over 4,500 years of seafaring history. Thank you to everyone who helped make the Festival a success.
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Uno Magazine- RECAP of the First Annual I Fiestan Sahyan Tasi – The Festival of the Canoes – Talofofo Bay, Guam
Great Videos of the Events and Amazing Days at the Valley of the Latte. Talofofo Bay, Guam, USA.
Chris Bejado: A Memorial After arriving at the Valley of the Latte ancient Chamorro Village, Ulitao and all present, gathered to pay respects to a true friend. The family and friends of Chris Bejado continued his love for the culture of the island and presented Ulitao with a generous donation in Chris Bejado’s name. It[…]
Requesting Permission from the people of the village to enter 1 The History A systematic migration to and settlement of the Mariana Islands, about 4,500 years ago, would not have been possible without some degree of sophistication regarding the ancient Chamorro settlers’ construction of seaworthy craft and their ability to navigate such vessels to and[…]
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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 Valley of the Latte and Ulitao welcome Master Navigators from Yap and Hawaii. Seafaring group Ulitao and Valley of the Latte in Talofofo played host to master navigators from Yap and Hawaii, along with guests from Matson Navigation who[…]
Take a break from the beaches and shopping on Guam, stop by for a three-hour tour of Guam’s culture at the Valley of the Latte Adventure Park. It’s a chance to see the history, culture, and enjoy a BBQ lunch! Theres three tours a day with the Talafofo boat starting at 9am. Theres even a paddle[…]
Tickets available for sale prior to the event starting September 16th at Shell Stations in Dededo, Barrigada, Tamuning, and Chalan Pago. Share your story and experience with us! Photos, Videos, and #’s are welcomed!
Ulitao, a seafaring organization, has made the Valley of the Latte its home and has created a living Latte period village, with canoe carving demonstrations, coconut oil making, and other activities. We intend to celebrate the proud Chamorro tradition of seafaring by hosting I Fiestan Sahyan Tasi with the goal of training our people in[…]
The Ulitao and the Valley of the Latte – The Rich Cultural Heritage of Guam. The Ulitao have been hard at work furthering their goals of enriching the next generations of Chamorros in the ways of our ancient seafaring people. From daily canoe building sessions and the living history that can be experienced at the[…]