A small corner of the residence of tens of thousands of storks. Bang Lang Stork Garden is today as the effort and enthusiasm for decades of the owner Bay Thuyen and his family, who grew more trees, improving the environment to fit the birds’ needs until the land has become the permanent home of around 200,000 storks. … [Read more...] about Bang Lang Stork Garden – largest bird sanctuary in Mekong Delta
But, willfully ignoring the time I gave a horrendous and very public performance at a wedding, I’d rather keep my karaoke behind closed doors and more importantly, in a soundproof room. Why go deep into the glorious Vietnamese countryside just to taint the pristine environment with my bluster? Why would I want to deafen perfect strangers? … [Read more...] about Do foreigners have the right to complain about countryside karaoke?
Nguyễn Ngọc Đáp, 76, and his wife are the only villagers in Thuận Hòa who live in the forest as voluntary guards. The elderly couple have been living and working in the forest for 30 years, and live a 10-minute bicycle ride away. … [Read more...] about Rú Chá offers wetland wonderland for visitors
A cottage belonging to a local man in the middle of wetlands in Huong Tra Town. The wetlands are a popular site for day trippers. — VNS Photo Ho Cau On the Thuan An Estuary, only five hectares of chá (a mangrove family) have been saved as a natural bank to protect Huong Tra from storms and floods, as well as salt intrusion. … [Read more...] about Ru Cha offers wetland wonderland for visitors