Ba Be National Park, Vietnam


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Myst in the trees above the Ba Be Lodge
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Maryly Snow pointing out that our van is a Coaster!
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Sand dredging operaion on the Nang River
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Getting ready to launch kayaks on the Nang River
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Tour boats on the Nang River
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Finally in kayaks on the Nang River
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karsks on the shore of the Nang River
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Doug Hamilton in a kayak on the Nang River
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Under a limestone overhang on the Nang River
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Smll limestone river cave on the Nang River
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karsk at a bend in the Nang River
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The Nang River approaches a steep limestone cliff
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Dugout Canoe on the side of the Nang River
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Big cave in the side, er, end of the Nang River
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The entire Nang River disapears inside the Puong Cave
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Looking up at the entrance of the Puong Cave
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Inside the Puong Cave
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Norman Seagram leaving the Puang Cave with tour boats
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Leaving the Puang Cave
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Karsks on the side of the Nang River
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Passing the turnoff to enter Ba Be Lake from the Nang River
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Houses on the side of the Nang River
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Doug Hamilton drifting down the Nang River
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Village on the side of the Nang River
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Dugout canoes on the side of the Nang River
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Village on the side of the Nang River
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Fishermen in the Nang River
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Fancy house on the side of the Nang River
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Water buffalo on the side of the Nang River
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Dugout canoes on the side of the Nang River
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Maryly Snow stopped for lunch on the side of the Nang River
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If you cut down a tree you are cutting down your future
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Nice stilt house on the side of the Nang River
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Motoring back upstream in a tour boat
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Entering Ba Be Lake from the Nang River
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Dugout canoe in operation on Ba Be Lake
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Entering Ba Be Lake from the Nang River
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Kayaking up Ba Be Lake from the Nang River
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Mountains in the haze around Ba Be Lake
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Limestone and tree roots supporting each other
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Kayaking from one lobe of Ba Be Lake to another
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In a small limestone cave on Ba Be Lake
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Hot peppers in Market village
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Crabs in Market village
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Industrial rice popper in Market village
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Motorcycle parking on Market day
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Maryly Snow in Market village
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Chickens arriving in Market Village by motorcycle
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Road through village to waterfall
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Joyce Seagram admires a foot-powered rice thresher
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Water buffalo under nice stilt house in Ba Be National park
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Kate Deslauriers beside quaduct below waterfall in Ba Be National park
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Local washing clothes in Ba Be National park
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Audience to watch tourists swim below waterfall
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Waterslide in Ba Be National Park
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Joyce Seagram barganing for indego cloth in Ba Be National Park
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Limestone karsks across rice fields in Ba Be National Park
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Lush jungle in Ba Be National Park
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Maryly Snow showing pictures on the back of her camera
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Woodworking joints for village houses in Ba Be National Park
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View from cave entrance
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Inside large limestone cave
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Saying goodby to the family in our homestay
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Crossing the river bridge in Ba Be National Park
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Doug Hamilton contemplates a small limestone cave
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Our homestay viewed from across the valley
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Limestone karsk viewed through haze from rice stalk burning
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Our homestay viewed from across the valley
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Morning at homestay in Ba Be National Park
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Bamboo hydrolic engineering instalation in Ba Be National Park
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Millipede on the trail in Ba Be National Park
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Beatle on the trail in Ba Be National Park
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Rancher and cattle in Ba Be National Park
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Rest stop at mountain top ranch in Ba Be National Park
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Pot bellied pigs in village in Ba Be National Park
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Children in village in Ba Be National Park
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Doug Hamilton ammusing children in village in Ba Be National Park
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Maryly Snow ammusing children in village in Ba Be National Park
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Doug Hamilton and Maryly Snow ammusing children in village in Ba Be National Park
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Dirt road out of the mountain village in Ba Be National Park
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Looking down the mountain in Ba Be National Park
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Butterfly wing on the road in Ba Be National Park
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Lunch stop in Ba Be National Park
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Looking down the mountain in Ba Be National Park
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Bamboo hydrolic engineering in Ba Be National Park
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Norman Seagram, Doug Hamilton, Jenning Gee, Jim Wiltshire, Joyce Seagram,Kate Deslauriers, Susan Wiltshire, Maryly Snow, Mike Higgins
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Water buffalo on the road in Ba Be National Park
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Three different kinds of roof in village in Ba Be National Park
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Rice drying in the sun in Ba Be National Park
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Water buffalo on the road in Ba Be National Park
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Stack of rice straw in Ba Be National Park
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Maryly Snow with duckling in Ba Be National Park
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Limestone Karsk behind rice fields in Ba Be National Park
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Tile roofed houses in farm in Ba Be National Park
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Motor cycle camo on the road in Ba Be National Park
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Nice house on the road in Ba Be National Park
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Praying mantis on the road in Ba Be National Park
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Praying mantis running up Doug Hamilton!
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Rice paddy in Ba Be National Park
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Side trail in Ba Be National Park
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Limestone cliffs in Ba Be National Park
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Low lying rice paddies in Ba Be National Park
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Rice lying out to dry in Ba Be National Park
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Rice still standing in Ba Be National Park
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Harvesting rice in Ba Be National Park
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Kate DesLauriers and Doug Hamilton crossing a bridge in Ba Be National Park
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Concrete irrigation aquaduct in Ba Be National Park
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Aids sign in village
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We went for a swim in Ba Be Lake
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Dugout canoes on the shore of Ba Be Lake
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Rice growing in front of our Home Stay in Ba Be National Park
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Doug Hamilton and Maryly Snow in rice field
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Catapillar on corn silk in Ba Be National Park
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Rhinocerous beatle stuck in fence in Ba Be National Park
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The dock at Ba Be Lake
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Taken across Ba Be Lake by ferry boat
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