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Carrying goods to market in Hanoi
The Hanoi market
Turtle Tower in Hoan Kiem Lake
This small temple in Ninh Binh was the only structure for miles in either direction
An old man wanders Hoa Lu, Vietnam’s ancient capital
Cycling around Tam Coc province
On the way to Galaxy Grotto, an amazing underground river in Ninh Binh
Working the fields of Thanh Hoa
A Thanh Hoa riverbend
I’ve never received more waves and smiles than when I was riding through Vietnam
A fun little spot on the Phong Nha loop
My Vietnamese mount, Hana, striking a pose on a bridge on the Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng loop
Most of the Phong Nha loop is dense, wild jungle — which Côn River cuts right through
More loop jungle
The Khe Sanh battlefield is a quiet, sober, haunting place — especially when you remember it’s as much graveyard as tourist attraction
Swords to plowshares
I should probably just make a series of Old Asians Walking on Remote Roadsides already
The abandoned Ho Thuy Tien water park, outside Hue, is everything you’d want an abandoned waterpark to be
Another stunning valley, this one somewhere between Đà Lạt and Phú Thủy
Saigon street traffic