Silhouettes of Halong Bay Fishermen

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Fishermen of Halong Bay, Vietnam

Halong Bay in Vietnam is a home of the ancient Viet people and has been occupied by various cultures dating back some 18,000 years.

Fishermen of Halong Bay, Vietnam

The fishing communities who live on the bay still retain their own special culture.

Fishermen of Halong Bay, Vietnam

With hundreds of species of fish, as well as crustaceans like shrimp and lobster, mollusks, and squid the fishermen have a lot to chose from.

Fishermen of Halong Bay, Vietnam

They fish using the same methods they have for centuries whether with a net or a pole. Often in very small boats.

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Thanks Ailsa for this week’s Travel Theme: Silhouette.

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