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A round and flat traditional Rwandan basket

Rwanda has a long tradition in basket weaving. In the past, baskets were used as a gift and to carry food and other items. Every girl had to learn the weaving technique. Nowadays, the weaving traditions are celebrating a comeback. The baskets are also very popular with tourists.

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