The colors of spring

It seems as if the spring has decided to return to Hanoi. After it was already nearly 30 degrees in mid-February, March proved to be quite a disappointment, as it was quite cool and rainy with just over or just below 20 degrees. But now it is finally getting warmer and spring even seems to […]
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The tourist trap of Hồ Hoàn Kiếm

There is daylight robbery and fraud probably anywhere in the world, especially at places where many tourists are. Vietnamese newspapers now report about a particularly hard case of rip-off, which sheds a fairly bad light on the Vietnamese capital. Every morning at around half past nine, a group of women assembles in the street Cầu […]
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My city and its people (2)

All day long, the streets of Hanoi are busy. Here are two more of the wonderful videos that show people’s everyday lives. I wish all my readers a nice, quiet and peaceful Easter. Many greetings Cathrin’s Blog: Zwischen Traditionen und Moderne
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My city and its people (1)

These beautiful videos do not focus on the tourist attractions of Hanoi, but on the inhabitants of the Vietnamese capital. They exhibit great everyday observations in the for me most beautiful city in the world, captured by a French journalist in early 2010. Only the music does regrettably not match to Vietnam. But given these […]
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