Yao Hill Tribe Wedding - Pa Dua

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1990 & a tip off / invitation from my friends in the Yao village of Pa Dua on R1130 to come to a Yao wedding in their village

The lucky couple

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Kru Noi, owner of the original Siam Guesthouse in Chiang Saen

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Getting the royal treatment as guests of honour from the bridal couple

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a few maids in waiting

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very happy punters

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December 91 & a huge Yao wedding in Pa Dua.

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I arrived at 7am & left 12 hrs later.
The only white person there in amongst 100 Yao people.
This was a bit of a national geographic experience for me; & one to be treasured forever.
Thank you to the Yao people of Pa Dua for inviting me.
 

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Davidfl;291158 wrote: December 91 & a huge Yao wedding in Pa Dua.

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291158=16162-GTR-Yao-Wedding2.jpg


I arrived at 7am & left 12 hrs later.
The only white person there in amongst 100 Yao people.
This was a bit of a national geographic experience for me; & one to be treasured forever.
Thank you to the Yao people of Pa Dua for inviting me.

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