Dai Thanh Hotel

Bac Ha, Lao Cai, Vietnam | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Lao Cai

A Hmong Among Us

A travel blog entry by louis.lim3 on Aug 03, 2014

9 photos

... language barriers, beliefs and practices between the two groups, western medicine vs Hmong remedies, etc. eventually led to Lia's demise. The message that is depicted in the reading is a primary example of why understanding and recognizing cultural differences is a concept that needs to be adopted and appreciated. Eight long years later from our freshman year of college, we were able to venture to the village of the Hmong in Sapa, Vietnam. Three Hmong ...

Above The Clouds

A travel blog entry by paul_emma on Jun 14, 2014

28 photos

... throw flips. The locals found this hilarious. With few stops and a skipped lunch we made excellent time. Until, somewhere between Viet Quang and Quang Binh and back on rutted and wet road the bike became uncontrollable, the front tyre was punctured. We watched from the back of our convoy as a second to last Julia sped into the distance despite our horn blows. We'd passed a small farming community so turned around and started the walk back. I was was stopped by an elderly man hoeing ...


A travel blog entry by robnraystravels on May 19, 2014

1 comment, 29 photos

This morning we walked down the hill to Cat Cat village, it's one of the more touristy walks to do but we have been walking so much since arriving that we just wanted to do a short one. It was about 3 kms but a bit over 1/2 is all uphill. Once you get past a certain point you can catch a motorbike ride to the top again but we chose to walk it. We had heard many stories about the local ...

Scooting through the paddies

A travel blog entry by jaqz_and_dave on Apr 24, 2014

1 comment, 18 photos

... to some kids, we set off on what turned out to be the wrong road. Backtracking to the centre, we rejoined the DT177 and carried on towards Coc Pai. The road gradually deteriorated, becoming sandy or heavily broken and potholed by landslides and the passage of heavy traffic. With Dave feeling pretty worn from the ride, we stopped for a rest on the roadside and enjoyed the view down into the boulder-strewn valley ...

Sa Pa

A travel blog entry by misterkennyg on Apr 17, 2014

... around Sa pa and surrounding villages. The black Hmong people Are friendly and provided a great experience in their village. They grow all their own vegetables, mainly corn, rice, bamboo, indigo (for blue die) and tea. They also produce rice wine (happy water) from the rice fields. Quite hot during the day around 30 degrees and by around 5pm the fog rolls in and blankets the entire village and surrounding mountains. Mama Sung ...

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