Life on the Water by U Bien Bridge in Mandalay

U Bien Bridge is a photographer’s delight, and the surrounding waters offer glimpses of life on the Irriwaddy River.

Bringing in the morning’s catch.
Fisherman Under the U Bien Bridge in Mandalay in Myanmar The boats are also used to navigate the river.Boat going by U Bein Bridge in Mandalay, Myanmar After early morning fishing, many fisherman tie their boats to the bridge and rest in its shade during the hottest time of the day.Boat going under U Bein Bridge in Mandalay, MyanmarThis boat has a couple of inches of water in it, but the napping fisherman doesn’t seem overly concerned about it. 
Napping after fishing in a boat by U Bein Bridge in Mandalay, MyanmarGiving his baby a bath from another less-than-watertight craft.
Washing the baby from a boat by the U Bein Bridge in Mandalay, MyanmarPaddling down the river after dropping off their catch at the market.
Boat on the Water Beside U Bein Bridge in Mandalay, MyanmarMore on our 2013 trip to Myanmar.

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