This weekend found me at one of the world’s most beautiful bays – Lăng Cô (in Thừa Thiên Huế Province). Lăng Cô Bay overlooked from Hải Vân Pass My first bike ride on the beach was pleasant and peaceful. Sun-drying fish It was truly enjoyable to dip my feet...

The romanticization of traditional lifestyles is an insidious form of prejudice, one that leads to assumptions no less false and potentially no less damaging than racial prejudice. There's an assumption of something pure and right in traditional folkways that is lost when such ways are...