Laos (III): The Dao Reung Market in Pakse
Pakse has a charming French colonial touch as part of its heritage but it is in rapid expansion due to tourism industry and strong commercial links with neighboring Thailand. The effervescence of this often chaotic growth is best experienced in Dao Reung Market. Shopping malls have yet to make its appearance in this town so everybody comes to this gigantic market to buy anything and everything they need…
Laos, August, 2013.
All photographs by António Marques – © António Marques Photoblog, 2013