A Travelogue: Vietnam for a year

Rice harvesting in Hoi An

Here is our first exposure to Vietnamese life. The rice paddies surround Hoi An… they are everywhere! Utilising the Thu Bon River and all its canals and waterways, there’s plenty of action at harvest time. This is about rice harvesting in Hoi An. It is May here now, and that’s the time for harvesting the rice …

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A Travelogue: Vietnam for a year

Vietnam for a year

I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.     (Douglas Adams, writer) The decision was a year in the making. To move to Vietnam and explore the world. “Where do you want to start?” My choice. Let’s start in Hoi …

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