A Tale of Two Villages
The last two weeks I was in Vietnam, I was invited to visit two small villages. I don't turn down those invitations because they give you a more real impression of Vietnam. Most tourists are impressed with the hustle and bustle of the cities and the world class museums, world heritage sights and wonderful beaches. The real Vietnam is out in the country and life in the Villa... Read Full Entry
This is my 12 visit to Vietnam
My current mission in Vietnam is going to the home villages of all my neices and nephews that have helped me in Vietnam
In 2005 I biked from Hanoi to Saigon. Probably the greatest trip I ever experienced.
I look forward to returning to Vietnam and enjoying the people and land of Vietnam.
I will be staying with my former Rotary Exchange Student Trang and her husband Huan and daughter Sarah.
I keep a bike at Trang's house and will be biking around Saigon on short trips.
The cover photo is me biking the Red River Islands near Hanoi.... full info
Newspaper peddlerThis girl in the photo wearing a baseball cap serves mainly the people in the coffee cafes with newspapers. She is checked by her boss several times a day. She works all day to make maybe two dollars.
Uncle's house at Hung YenChicks walking in the door. Pretty nice place but I thought it strange the house had a dirt floor but the courtyard was bricked.