Phố cổ Hội An
Soundly built in 1593 by the Japanese community to with-stand earthquakes. common in Japan, but unknown in Vietnam. Built into the bridge is a small temple.
The oldest pagoda in Hoi An.. Now home to 5 monks.
Unesco funded a restoration programme to preserve Hoi An's ancient quarters and monuments. This pagoda the Japanese bridge and many other buildings have been restored because of this initiative.
|Foot surgery being performed in the market square. Without anesthetic judging by the expression on the patients face.|
|Shrimping on the Thu Bon river.|