Hanoi Daily Photo

A (Quasi) Daily Dose of Vietnam's Busy-Busy Capital. (Archived)


After something close to one year and a half in Vietnam, it’s time for me to say good bye. I am not moving very far – Hong Kong is just a short flight away. The least I can say is… Continue Reading…

Baby seat

Garbage collection at night

This is possibly one of the toughest jobs in town – and mostly women are doing it.

Evening class

Birthday & Dialogue (sur Terre)

Last week I had the pleasure to welcome a very unusual group in my place for a few days: the ‘Dialogue sur Terre’ team. They’re a group of four (Audrey, with whom I spent a year in Singapore; Ludovic; Mariette… Continue Reading…

Corn craving

Hanoi’s 999th birthday – an attentive audience

Hanoi’s 999th birthday – the balloon seller

Hanoi’s 999th birthday – the clown

After the dancers, the clowns were there to entertain the many kids who turned up at the event.

Hanoi’s 999th birthday

Saturday marked the 999th birthday of Hanoi, with a lot of people in the street (again) and some celebrations in the street, such as this nice choreography I saw near Hoang Kiem lake.More photos to come this week!