Each sampan is manned by two persons...one at the bow and the other
at the stern. The oar or paddle is similar to those we have seen in S'pore.
Many of the paddlers were ladies.
Mrs Lim H H seated in her sampan waiting to move off.
The sampan moving from the main river into a smaller stream.
The current was quite strong and was going against our direction of
The others slowly and gently getting into their sampans at the jetty.
My sampan following the lead craft.
The current was so strong that I took the extra paddle to help
At journey's end, I was to experience a most excruciating and incredible pain. The
During the tea break, we had the villagers singing and performing