A Slightly Cooler Hanoi

It’s that time of the year again, when I’m not so scared of the ridiculously hot and humid Hanoi Summers and step out of my heavily air conditioned shelter. So I’ve managed to go¬†out a couple of times and enjoyed not instantly sweating through all of my clothes and my lens not fogging up in the humidity. Here’s what it looked like.

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The gap between the rich and poor is growing like everywhere else in the world, but it does seem to me to be remarkably obvious here in Hanoi.

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Another observation of contrast, this time between generations.

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Long Bien Bridge, designed by Mr. Eiffel of Eiffel Tower fame.

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Almost there.

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This market is absolutely swarming with people during the early hours of the day, not so much in the late afternoon.

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She definitely was not happy about me taking her picture.

Looking down from Long Bien Bridge.

Looking down from Long Bien Bridge.

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