Month: November 2018

Koro Karewe – Keeping Players Playing

Koro Karewe – Keeping Players Playing

Koro Karewe Every morning and evening, I-Kiribati will climb coconut trees to shave a cut flower and collect the produced liquid. This process is called koro karewe (koh-roh kuh-reh-veh) or cutting toddy. While most other countries ferment it into an alcoholic beverage, in Kiribati it is also very popular as a fresh drink, and this […]

Kan Rebe! – A Tribute to Kiribati

Kiribati. Most people I’ve met have never heard of it before. You probably also didn’t know that it’s actually pronounced kee-ree-bess. The ti makes an s sound. Kiribati is a tiny island nation located in the middle of the Pacific, straddling the equator and, until recently, the international dateline. It consists of tiny islands called […]