145/365 June 2010: Shopping in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

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Hanoi is a shopper’s paradise.  This shop sold embroidered pictures.

 

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In additional to these whimsical baskets, this shop sold any touristy thing you could think of from t-shirts to cobra’s in bottles.

 

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One unique item for sale in Hanoi is water puppets. They are painted and lacquered.  These many jointed puppets are lovely and can be displayed our used as toys.
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