• Huế
  • A Feeling of Fall

    One morning in rainy season, she woke up to feel something different – something peaceful, yellow, breezy and waltzing outside her window. She got baffled as what she saw, felt and breathed was something like fall season but she argued to herself that Huế had no such a luxury thing like FALL (there are only […]

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  • When the sun kisses the rain

    Especially for sun-seekers, It was the first rainy afternoon of Huế’s wet season. Heavy and fast. When the rain died down in the sunset, it left behind the mist afloat on the Hương River and the clouds lost on the mountains upstream. My heart was filled with a mixture of joy and sorrow beholding the marriage […]

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  • Discover Huế with Ari

    Vietnamese people, old and young, call him “Tây” (Westerner) or “Ông Tây” (Mr. Westerner). At first, he had felt funny when a kid sang merrily “Ah, Ông Tây! Ông Tây!” or when the elder people talked to each other and a “Tây” was heard in their conversations whenever he passed by. But after a while, […]