Du Kien Thanh Lantern Shop
Hội An, Quang Nam Province, Vietnam
Photo by Gerhard Zwerger-Schon/Age Fotostock
Where to Buy Chinese Silk Lanterns in Hoi An, Vietnam
An important destination for East Asian traders in the 16th and 17th centuries, Hoi An is famous for its traditional Chinese silk lanterns. This shop’s family has produced its own lotus-shaped versions for generations.
Du Kien Thanh. 49 Le Loi St. This appeared in the May/June 2012 issue.