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Mai Châu ở đâu? Map reading and White Thai Weaving 

Mai Chau is a seeming easy 150km cruise out of Hanoi. Only a 3-4 hour drive they say! Hmmm well, Im currently sat in my idyllic stilt house listening to White Thai women sing their folk songs in harmony with the crickets, but it didn’t start out that way. 624 more words

Cultural Costume

Look How They Shine For You

This weekend was a sponsored team-building trip to Mai Châu. Mai Châu will always be ingrained in my consciousness because of the various conflicting emotions it made me feel. 679 more words

A Valley Unknown - Mai Chau

Only a few hours southeast of Hanoi, over the mountains lies a valley of green pastures, a quaint farming village and a local ethnic feel unlike many other places I’ve travelled. 724 more words

Adventure Travel

Explore Mai Chau, Vietnam

Tucked away in the Hòa Bình Province in the Northwest region of Vietnam, Mai Chau is truly a sight to behold. The beautiful valleys and lush rice paddies are seemingly untouched by modernization, making Mai Chau a must for anyone who is looking to tune into nature and explore tribal culture for a few days. 238 more words


A trip to Lac Village, Mai Chau, Hoa Binh

Lac Village, Mai Châu is familiar homestay to many visitors in Hoa Binh. I went here the first time in 2012 for trying special food. It took only 10 minutes when I was Lac Village because I was not interested in this kind of travel… 592 more words

Backpacking Stories

Mai Chau, Vietnam - a family friendly alternative to Sapa!

When staying in Hanoi in the northern part of Vietnam, there are a few places that travellers are encouraged to visit. A sailing cruise on Ha Long Bay… 717 more words


Mai Chau Misty Mountains

From Hanoi, Mitch and I wanted to take a small side trip to the inland mountains in order to see the famed terraced rice paddy fields. 458 more words