Category Archives: Vietnam


Journey through Central Highlands, Vietnam

An album long due… My 10 day journey started in mid May 2014 with renting a motorbike in Hoi An, getting a map and contacting local NGOs and friends. With a trip of over 1500km […]


The Children of Vinh Son 4 Orphanage, Vietnam

Vinh Son Orphanage, established in 2001, then received their non-profit status July 26, 2005. Currently housing about 175 children from the Central Highland poor villages. During my recent motorbike trip to the Central Highlands, I […]


Mama – Red Dao of Ta Phin Mountain

  The Red Dao people originated from China and migrated to Vietnam starting around the 12th or 13th century and continuing until the early 20th century. The majority migrated into Vietnam during the Minh dynasty, […]


Living with the Red Dao Tribe, Ta Phin Mountain Vietnam (Photo Story)

On 4th May 2014, I finally met a local Red Dao who took me in to live with her family for 2 days. With the help of locals,Sapa O’Chau (Shu Tan) who guided me and led […]


Photography Capturing the Real Streets of Hanoi, Vietnam

I stayed in Hanoi for about 3 days before heading up to the Bac Ha mountains. I was here to meet some local contacts and friends that could help me with leads to the tribal […]


Riding to Can Cau Market, Bac Ha, Vietnam

After a 15 hour sleeper bus trip from Hanoi to Lao Cai, at about 7am I met with my local contact Shu Tan, from Sapa O’Chau a socially conscious trekking service & a volunteer school. From Lao […]


Bamboo Pipes of Hanoi

I was walking through a street in Hanoi and found myself is a place made only for bamboo sales. The streets were covered with it. Vietnamese Bamboo Pipe for Smoking Tobacco. The most popular pipe […]


The Waves Of Hoi An, Vietnam

Hội An, also Faifoo, is a city of Vietnam, on the coast of the East Sea in the South Central Coast region of Vietnam. Hội An Ancient Town is an exceptionally well-preserved example of a […]