Ah alliteration, how I love thee! Well the title says it all. Once again, I forgot to take pictures of all the food we ate in Hanoi and Vietnam. I would say that overall Vietnamese food is not my favorite. Compared to it’s regional neighbors it comes across as a bit bland. That said, one … More Hungry in Hanoi-How to Lose Weight in Malaysia: Part 26 the Hanoi files!
After we came back from the cruise, we had two days in Hanoi. The first day we spent doing a giant tour of the big attractions in Hanoi. This included some temples, a big old lake, and Ho Chi Minh’s mausoleum. First up was the Temple of Literature. This is the site of Vietnam’s oldest … More My parents are here! Part VIII-More Hanoi exploring
Actually at this point it should be my parents were here but I like uniformity in all my blog posts so I am not changing the name. My parents went back to The States December 20th. However, Iris and I flew out to Taiwan on the 21st so I have not had any time to … More My parents are here! Part VII Ha Long Bay!
In a lot of countries in Asia, life happens in public. This was especially true in India. Last week I went to Vietnam with my parents and saw a weird example of it there. Most things in Vietnam happened at least behind some kind of door. The dentists offices that we saw were in one room … More Picture of the week