Violet Versus Vietnam

Violet's sporadically-updated Vietnam blog documenting her year of teaching English in Tra Vinh and further adventures in Da Lat

The Boys are Back in Tooooown!

By which I mean The Violet is Back in Hanoi!

So I’ve been here all of one day and it has rained ninety percent of the time. Oh Hanoi, how I’ve missed you and your bipolar weather.

Things have changed here. Namely, things are cleaner. It’s unsettling. I mean, I haven’t seen any cockroaches or rats, there are barely any cigarette butts on the ground, and no old women have dumped buckets of sludge water and old pho on my feet. Yet. (there is a story here. you do not want to hear it)