Photo of the Week, Vietnam

Photo of the Week – Vietnam

6 Comments 28 May 2010

Hard Hat – Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

While on a cyclo ride in HCMC, I encountered this guy hanging out of a little motorized tuk tuk in HCMC.  I found his choice of helmet funny – a throw back from the war.  Granted, sometimes I felt like driving in Saigon was similar to going into combat!

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  1. Love the close up & the inconguity of the helmet

  2. Mark H says:

    My favourite hat from Vietnam are still the conical straw hats that are seen so much. That says “Vietnam” to me. Lovely candid photo.

  3. corina says:

    just walking across the street in Saigon is like combat! nice photo. I like the subtle colour.

  4. “Granted, sometimes I felt like driving in Saigon was similar to going into combat!” I felt it so true when I first used motorbike here. But it’s easier when I keep using motorbike :)


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