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Ladies of the Rings (40 photos)
by Michelle Maddocks Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C:  W: 63 N: 323] (1064)

Women of Padaung, also known as Karen, Padong, Long Neck, Low Shoulder, Giraffe or Camel (N. Thailand, S. Myanmar/Burma)
Read notes on the 1st few here for information. Thoughts from ChrisJ: "Do Thais & Westerners have the right to intrude into their culture & should they be treated like zoo exhibits? Some ethical issues to ponder here." We don't like that they seem to be "put on display" - but tourists are often how they make a living in this area. & they are lovely, aren't they?