A beautiful cruise and snake wine! Une belle croisière et du vin de serpent!

Mekong Delta Cruise                    For this visit, I had to go early in the morning to the tour company’s office building. The trip from the downtown area to the docks took about 1h-1h30. Our guide was really friendly and his nickname was “Johnny Walker” like the whisky … More A beautiful cruise and snake wine! Une belle croisière et du vin de serpent!

A monk in flames / Un moine en flammes

The venerable Thich Quang Duc monument This monument is a tribute to the Buddhist monk Thich Quang Duc who immolated himself after having been drenched with gasoline near a busy intersection in downtown Saigon on June 11th 1963. It was an act of protest against the persecution of Buddhist monks by the South-Vietnamese president Ngo Dinh … More A monk in flames / Un moine en flammes

A temple carved in stone! / Un temple taillé dans la pierre

Seokbulsa Temple (석불사)                  This Buddhist temple is located in Busan in the mountain and I think it is one of the most beautiful temples in Busan because it has been carved into the rock. It is a little hard to access since it is in the mountain … More A temple carved in stone! / Un temple taillé dans la pierre

(Vietnam) The tunnels from hell! / Les tunnels de l’enfer!

                  The Cu Chi Tunnels During the Vietnam War, many networks of underground tunnels were built to escape the intense American bombings. It’s important to know that during the Vietnam War the American Army dropped more than double the tonnage of bombs on Vietnam than the Allies … More (Vietnam) The tunnels from hell! / Les tunnels de l’enfer!

A folk village in Andong and its beautiful lake! / Un village folklorique à Andong et son beau lac!

Andong Folk Village and Andong Ho Lake This folk village was my first tourist stop after arriving in Andong. I chose it because of its proximity to the downtown area and I really enjoyed the bike ride to the village and the walk through it was very pleasant as well. It is a kind of … More A folk village in Andong and its beautiful lake! / Un village folklorique à Andong et son beau lac!

Korea’s favorite alcoholic drink! / La boisson alcoolisée favorite des Coréens!

                                The Andong Soju Museum During my first year in Korea from 2010 to 2011, I had once tried Andong soju with one of my friends who had bought a bottle while passing through the city so this museum definitely peaked … More Korea’s favorite alcoholic drink! / La boisson alcoolisée favorite des Coréens!