The old town of Hoi An stretches out along the Song Thu Bon River. A mixture of Chinese, French Colonial, Japanese and Vietnamese architecture give the ancient town an interesting character. The central markets run from before dawn till after dark. Every imaginable vegetable is available. Some weird cuts of meat, live ducks, chickens, fish, prawns and crabs are also for sale. Everything is fresh each day and the activity is mesmerising.
Old Japanese Bridge
Meat and Cigarettes
For a few dollars this old lady will ferry you across the river.
Boats along the River
River Boatman (Hums Tom Waits Tunes)
Cast net Fisherman
Cigarettes and Incense
Purple Lanterns and Bougainvillea
Red Bridge cooking School where we cooked ourselves a feast and all became Vietnamese cooking experts.
Lunar Festival Dinner
Lunar Festival Paper Lanterns