Homosexuality is legal in Vietnam, but homosexual couples are not as well protected as heterosexual couples. As for rainbow or same-sex families, they are very very rare. We contacted different LGBTQI associations in Vietnam and one of them tried to put us in contact with two rainbow families. The latter preferred to remain hidden and… Read More Rainbow families in Vietnam, a subject that goes unnoticed!
Tam Coc is a village near Ninh Bin, known as Halong Bay on land. Indeed, the karstic mountains rise by peaks in the region. In addition it is possible to take a boat ride along the river and go through 3 caves (Tam Coc means 3 caves in vietnamese). It is very impressive to see… Read More Tam Coc – The Halong bay on land!
Our second stop in Vietnam was at the seaside. Not far from Halong Bay, Cat Ba Island offers a cheaper alternative than cruises to enjoy the beautiful scenery formed by the hundreds of rocky islands that come out of the sea. The trip by bus and ferry was a little stirring but not too long… Read More Cat Ba – A great alternative to the Halong Bay
We stayed one week in Hanoi without much sightseeing. We first experienced heavy rains and cockroaches (See our video for more). We were in an AirBnB in a modern building and did not expect cockroaches. The change of housing brought us to the center. We then discovered a different universe. We were staying in a… Read More Hanoi – a crazy city