A boat trip around the Inle Lake (1): Some boatmen

22 Km long, 11 Km wide. Inle Lake is inhabited by the Intha people. Villages are built on stilts inside the lake. They are also famous for the way they propel the boats with their legs.

Inle lake. Burma. August 2007


22 quilòmetres de llarg, 11 quilòmetres d’ample. El llac Inle està habitat pels Intha. Els pobles estan construïts sobre pilots de fusta dins del llac. També són famosos per la forma en que impulsen les barques amb les seves cames.

Llac Inle. Birmània. Agost 2007


22 kilómetros de largo, 11 kilómetros de ancho. El lago Inle está habitado por Intha. Los pueblos están construidos sobre pilotes de madera dentro del lago. También son famosos por la forma en que propulsan las barcas con sus piernas.

Lago Inle. Birmania. Agosto 2007


About Dani Planas Labad

I´m a travel and documentary photographer based in Barcelona. On my journeys I always focus on local people, traditions, religions and other social aspects, as well as on landscapes and portraits. I have published in travel magazines and made several individual and collective exhibitions.
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