silver headdress is the crowning glory of the Akha womans costume...
and clever, the Hmong live atop the steepest slopes and maintain their unique
traditions and lifestyle...
long-necked women of Mae Hong Sons Padaung communities never
fail to fascinate visitors...
along the entire length of the Thai-Burmese border, the Karen are the most
populous of the hill tribe groups ...
Shan boys of Mae Hong Son are ordained as novice monks in the Poi Sang Long
Akha people follow the way of their ancestors high in the mountains of Chiang
Mai and Chiang Rai...