Photo: Canals of Ca Mau, Mekong Delta.

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Mekong Delta - Sa Dec

Posted by rdavout on 13/9/2008 at 02:37

Sa Dec makes a decent stop in the Mekong Delta. It is seldom in any guide in spite of some attractions :
- a relatively nice town organised around a canal
- flower wholesale activities upstream (flower growers, traders, pots all over the place being charged on trucks)
- interesting temples
- nice views from up the cao dai temple's towers.

Plus, Marguerite Duras lived in town and her novel "L'Amant"/"The Lover" begins there.

Cheers

#1 rdavout has been a member since 18/2/2008. Posts: 14


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