I brought my iPod and we listened to Billy Joel. The girl in the pink hat was my guide. After this she took me to her village for Tet, where one night I got totally plastered and ate dog meat. #thisiswhyIdontdrink
|The aptly named Chicken Village near Dalat|
|Little boy with a big bike|
My one true love: street food.
|Little girl at school in Chicken Village|
|Mom and baby weaving|
I went to this factory where they made ceramics and it just really depressed me that people were making this crap for us I had always assumed robots or spontaneous generation or something
Commuters in Ao Dais
|Silk factory. Poor worms.|
He wanted candy.
Fierce mom and baby
So easy to get cute photos of kids because they loved to get their picture taken so they could see it on the digital camera LCD.
I brought a bag full of school supplies to give. Here is Duc demonstrating the pencil sharpener
Hardly anyone has a car so most families pile on at least 4 people deep. I swear I saw 7 once.
Bombed-out church and Agent Orange damage on the hills
Rice paper factory. The kid in yellow burst into tears immediately after I took this picture.
Houses on stilts, Mekong River
Paradise Beach, Doc Let
Watching the world go by in a café in Saigon (HCMC)
Have you ever been to Vietnam? Ever wanted to go? Did these pictures match your idea of Vietnam?