Paper Boat Candle Sellers along The Thu Bon River in Hoi An, Vietnam

Paper Boat Candle Sellers along The Thu Bon River in Hoi An, Vietnam

Paper Boat Candle Sellers along The Thu Bon River in Hoi An, Vietnam


“You can kiss your family and friends good-bye and put miles between you, but at the same time you carry them with you in your heart, your mind, your stomach, because you do not just live in a world. A world lives in you.” - Frederick Buechner

Two Vietnamese children, a happy smiling young girl and a little boy, selling paper boat candles along The Thu Bon River in Hoi An.

Hoi An is located on the coast of the South China Sea in central Vietnam. It was an important Vietnamese trading center in the 16th and 17th centuries and as a result it is has a mixture of Vietnamese, Chinese, Japanese and French architecture. In 1999 the old town was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site.

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Taken on: 23rd April, 2012. Copyright: All Rights Reserved - See Sam Antonio Photography's page of Flickr

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