Tete loves to eat honey. His family loves to eat honey.
The catch? Tete and his family live deep in the Congo and getting honey means climbing trees as tall as 200 ft. without a harness, using an axe to chop into a beehive, and getting stung dozens of times along the way.
In the video below, you can witness the bravery of this incredible man—and the lengths he’ll go through to get honey for his family.
“You have to empty your heart of fear,” Tete explains as he climbs over 130 feet, leaves his vine behind, and powers through thousands of bees to secure for himself and his family a delicious basket of raw honey.