Food Festival Hoi An
Hello and Happy Newyear friends and fans and followers and those who stopped by.
Here in Hoi An, people started a new tradition. In the time after Christmas and till new years, in the old town, the tourism board set up a small local food festival and a rock concert.
Fields - FOREVER
Just outside of the laid back beachside vibe of Hoi An, there are the ricefields. These stretches of grass are filled with an abundance of epic.
As the case would be, they also make for some epic phots for them who dare to venture deep into the rice ways.
Homes and rice have found
Fun Times in Hanoi P3 - Photos and Such
Finally got through the rest of my photos from the adventure up to Hanoi!
I hope you don't mind me posting them in small chunks. It makes my life easier and I don't have to upload like a billion of them at once. Hahaha.
So where were we, YES, Hanoi! A friend
Fun Times in Hanoi P2 - Photos and Such
Hanoi, it started as a small settlement named " Thăng Long" which then became the capital of Imperial Vietnam. Then that capital moved to Hue, around 1831 Thang Long changed its name ti Hanoi, then Thang Long now called Hanoi was captured by the French, and t
Fun Times in Hanoi P1
When I touched down in Hanoi several months back I stayed at a nice hostel. The last day before heading out I met this guy. We chatted and he was an English teacher. We talked about ideas and projects. Cool.
Then I take off for Hoi An. We keep chatting online about projects a
St. Joseph's Cathedral - Nhà Thờ Lớn Hà Nội
I flew up to Hanoi to work on a project, a project that I am rather bummed to say is not going as well as I would have liked it to.. lol. This morning I went for a walk to the BIG OLD CATHEDRAL of St. Joseph.
I was told that it is a copy of the Notradame
Banh Mi - Vietnamese word for bread.
Scattered about the country of Vietnam is the Bah Mi stands. These illusive stands sling some of the most delightful creations one can eat. Bring its elegant mixture of Bread, veggies, egg and who knows what else, it makes you say Hmmmm. I could, NOT post abo
Photos from the last few days in Hoi An
In the process of walking to one place or another, I see things, things that for some reason I think look neat. instead of whipping out the big boy camera, I just take the phone and snap a photo of it and most time, just forget I even took it.
Then when I am
One of the assignments given to me while working here in Hoi An was to take photos of artists. The process of reaching out and discovering talented artists was challenging. However, after a few dead ends, I connected with a great group of local artists and had the pleasure of going to visit several
If you are motorbiking around the streets of Hoi An or even walking, it's easy to miss the Hoi An Museum, this unassuming building sits at a busy intersection but gets no attention.
From the outside, it looks like a big government style building. Its design is reminiscent of the Communist design sty
Duc gallery: 47/10 Tran Hung Dao
Taken on Monday, October 21, 2019
Photographer: Tim Mack / RaomingSparrow.com
Duc Bet Can is online at:
Duc's motto is:
"Creative, positive thinking artists. Enjoying life and sharing."
He lives this m
Just outside of Hoi An to the south are small back roads. These meandering paths provide plenty of vistas and photo-worthy points to stop and enjoy. They are also the roads I take into my teaching job most days.
A spot that intrigued me is a small cemetery that I frequently drive past. Most times,