vietnam - red dao wedding
Festivities in traditional dress of a Red Dao wedding (Northern Vietnam). The Dao (pronounced Zao) are the 9th largest ethnic group in Vietnam with a population of just under 500,000. They belong to the Hmong Dao language group and are believed to have started migrating from China in the 13th century. The women wear some of the most colourful and diverse costumes of all ethnic groups but can be identified by their black trousers richly embroidered with flower or small star patterns. Their…
Floating Fruit Seller
Taken in Halong Bay, Vietnam. These small boats came up to ours selling fruit. Surprisingly, some of the fruit sellers could speak Mandarin - guess they must get plenty of Mainland Chinese tourists here as well. It was 38C the day we were there so the fruit wasn't the freshest which is understandable but it certainly was colorful.
Réhahn captures incredible snaps of beautiful facial features
The French photographer, who has lived in Vietnam for the past three years after falling in love with the country, has released his latest series, Eyes Of The World.
¿Quieres ver todas las fotos que hemos ido publicando como la Foto de la Semana? Aquí las tienes. Del 4 de marzo de 2019 a 10 de marzo de 2019 – España Del 25 de junio de 2018 al 3 de marzo d…
Hanoi fruit street vendor at Ta Hien Street
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vietnam - ethnic minorities
Flower Lo Lo girls at Meo Vac. The "Lo Lo" ethnic group's population was about 3,200 in 1989, according Vietnam's official survey data. They reside in Cao-Bang, Ha-Giang and Lao-Cai provinces, largely in the districts of Bao-Lac (Cao-Bang), Dong-Van and Meo-Vac (Ha-Giang), and Muong-Khuong (Lao-Cai). Like some other ethnoses in northern Vietnam, the "Lo-Lo" have had their origin in southern China regions such as Sichuan and Yunnan provinces, who, according to historians and ethnologists…
IIMS - Asean
News and activities of the International Institute of Medicine and Science Asean Chapter of IIMS, Inc. California, USA - Health care, Life Science, Education, Research, Philanthropy. Asean is the economic organization of ten countries located in South East Asia: Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.