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  Week of the Bridge over the River Kwae

 

Thailand

The annual Week of the Bridge over the River Kwae in Kanchanaburi (fig.).

 

Besides fake bombardments and fireworks (fig.), Thai actors take the part of the Japanese occupying forces.

 

  Week of the Bridge over the River Kwae

 

  Week of the Bridge over the River Kwae

 

Both the bridge and its environment are lit up by this colourful spectacle.

14°02'27.1"N 99°30'13.3"E