In a small village of huts nearby Luang Prabang the women weave using these old mechanisms to prepare souvenirs for the tourists.
During a tour near Luang Prabang, we stopped in a small village consisting mostly of huts. Basically, it was a stop for buying souvenirs .. after finishing the tour of the small "shops", all the children of the village ran to our bus to greet us and to try to speak a bit in English.
Two children intent to work with wood, in a small village of huts on the mountains in the middle of the jungle .. a return to the past ... a lifestyle alien to the modern civilization.
Another shot from the jungle... a life away from civilization and comfort of modern technology. They don't look so desperate... It's surely not easy, but the atmosphere of the village is definitely more relaxed and calm of what you might find in any city.
In a remote village in the middle of the jungle, some kids are playing in a small stream of water passing nearby their huts.