………………..me ……………….only sometimes, if perhaps some small trinket catches my eye, is especially appealing or is likely to evoke a special memory. It has to be small as I’m unlikely to have much if any luggage space.
He who likes to think he is obeyed was taken with a tiny lacquered pot in Myanmar because we had seen the processing in the factory and we could appreciate the amount of work needed to produce just a small item. Our guide Khin Nyein Thu had taken us there and showed us all the different processes that an item has to go through before ready for sale.
Overall I’m not a souvenir girl as I feel my photos are the souvenirs of a trip but sometimes I break my own rules and I justify it by saying it’s good to support local business. Do you buy souvenirs?