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  • “Hands of Huế” Video Series

    hands of hue, candied kumquát

    I started a mini video project called “Hands of Huế” in December 2019. It’s planned to be a series of short footages featuring the hands of Huế people that move my heart with their passion and talent; however, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and some other personal reasons, I am now focusing on the clever hands of my neighbor, Auntie Hương.

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  • Lăng Cô – A Town of Water

    Lăng Cô is truly a town of water. You can see waters everywhere you go in this small town. Water runs through it; water surrounds it; water reflects it. I was pampering myself in Suối Mơ (Dreaming Spring)’s fresh water in the nearby mountains, wading in the Lập An Lagoon‘s brackish water with the fisherpeople, and swimming and […]

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  • Huế: Suối Voi (Elephant Spring)

    Can’t stand the boiling hot weather in Huế City this summer but get bored with ocean scenes? Suối Voi (Elephant Spring) is definitely a better-than-imagined choice you’ve ever made. It’s where you’re tempted to plunge yourself into the cold water to shake off the heat and relaxing in the giggling sounds of the spring running […]

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  • Hue: No Market

    I’m sure you notice that Nọ Market has a funny meaning when it is written in English “No Market”. This is a very traditional market with a lot of scenes to see: local people buying, selling, chit-chatting, eating, smoking, fixing clothes and even beautifying themselves in a tiny hair salon. It is located in Phú […]