Huế is a nice place with a few historical sites to visit. Furthermore, it has a nice atmosphere, halfway between the relaxed Hanoi and the busy Saigon (if you’re talking about the people living there and not the cities, you can say the opposite. Strange, isn’t it ? ) The Citadel you can see [...]
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Huế is an old capital of Vietnam. There is a lot of beautiful palaces all around the city and the most famous of them is the Imperial Palace. It has unfortunately been heavily destroyed during the Tết offensive during the Vietnam war. There was lots of foreign tourists while i visited it. Foreign but locals [...]
Actually i guess it’s more like a drilling site or something… We were riding on our motorbikes for a few hours now and were heading to Hoa Lu, if i remember well. All along the way it felt like we were in a construction site. All roads were either quite new or being built or [...]
We westerners often have troubles understanding how urban traffic works in asian countries. I think black magic is probably involved. This secret is probably revealed to young asian children by an old man with a long beard and they have to swear not to tell it to anyone. Think about it for a few minutes. [...]
This is one of my favorite picture. I like very much the chinese painting feeling caused by the small mist and also by the different levels of perspective. But i have a big problem with it : i have absolutely no idea as to where it was taken… This was during my first trip in [...]