Monday Moment 27

03.07.16 – Cycling through Duong Lam, Hanoi, Vietnam

This week was made extra special by some of Nathan’s family (Gary, Rechelle and Micah) coming to visit us in Vietnam. The highlight of our time together in Hanoi was our guided cycling tour through the ancient village of Duong Lam, located just outside Hanoi. It was really incredible to see an old Vietnamese village, relatively untouched, up close.


We spent a few hours exploring the town and the nearby rice fields, stopping at the Mong Phu temple and temples dedicated to national heroes Ngo Quyen and Phung Hung. The trip was capped off with a traditional Vietnamese lunch at a local restaurant, which was a local’s house that had been lived in for seven generations. The spring rolls were amazing.



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s