Corona update, post #6

Vietnam is a very quiet place at the moment. Much is done to make sure to protect minority groups in the north from the virus. All tourist destinations in Vietnam are closed for travelers. Many hotels and university dormitories are used to quarantine Vietnamese who have returned home from their work or studies abroad.

 

Around Sapa, life is reminiscent more of how it was 25 years ago, before the tourist boom. Most of the Sapa Sisters guides are working in their rice fields and taking care of their family’s farms. For some it’s maybe a nice break from trekking, as long as the break is not too long…