Lanterns and Magic!

The ancient town of Hoi An turns into a kaleidoscope as the sun sets. The streets shimmer and sparkle with myriad silk lanterns of different sizes and colours hanging all over. As Toru Dutt says “One might swoon drunken with beauty then, or gaze and gaze in amaze”. The variety of the vibrant lanterns is breathtakingly enchanting! A stroll around the lantern lit streets is a fascinating experience. When I found that The Daily Post weekly photo challenge theme of the week is ‘Variations on a Theme’, these mesmerizing lanterns came to my mind


Reflections on the Thu Bon River

2 thoughts on “Lanterns and Magic!

  1. So much variety, and so much beauty. It’s easy to understand how an entire evening could be given over to inspecting them. The reflections on the river are lovely, too. I’d say this is a perfect response to the challenge.

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