Banjarmasin’s Floating Market

1KR“The sun rises over Barito River in Banjarmasin, South Kalimantan and a lone boat makes its way toward the floating market.”

DSC_3038[1]KR“Every morning, boats gather for the Muara Kain floating market outside of Banjarmasin. Here, the sellers are usually women and the regulars barter for goods. This trade community convenes early each day as the city sleeps, finishing business shortly after sunrise (often before 7:30am).”

DSC_3044[1]KR“Sellers may offer produce, fish, food, and other goods at the Banjarmasin floating market. Visitors can enjoy a hot meal and a strong cup of coffee while taking in the activities of the market.”

Katy Rennenkampf in Banjarmasin, South Kalimantan

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