basket on the beach
coral at low tide
entrance to one of the prisons on con dao island
prison gym for the wardens
writing on the wall
"sun room".... prisoners were forced to stay in these open cells in the elements for weeks at a time
incarcerated mannequins shackled at the ankles. there are pictures exactly like this with real people in the prison museum.
female incarcerated mannequins
view from the top of a "tiger cage" prison cell
catwalk for the warden to patrol the "tiger cages"
an entrance to a prison
monument to the 20,000+ prisoners who died on con dao island between the french and then the american occupation
vo thi sao's grave... she was a viet cong prisoner who did something heroic to get herself killed
from a mountain
con dao sea wall
downtown can dao
view from inside the lighthouse
powering the lighthouse
hiked up a mountain to get to this lighthouse
having dinner and rice wine with the lighthouse keepers. they don't get many visitors.
light house "director"