Mai Chau is one of my new favourite places in Vietnam. It has a special charm and unique beauty that I absolutely fell in love with. Pack your bags and go right now if you can! But just be sure you don't do it as a day tour from Hanoi, it is well worth it to make the trip on your own!
Last week I had the pleasure of guest blogging on Girl About the Globe and I wrote about my favourite places in Vietnam and how to be a responsible tourist when you visit them!
I highly encourage people to donate or support local organizations that offer skills training, education and long-term sustainable employment to disadvantaged people like the men and women selling trinkets on the beach in Hoi An. However, as we all know nothing is ever so simple and straight forward. Here is my conversation and what I learned recently from a women named Mi Sa, who sells souvenirs on the beach in Hoi An.