Vietnamese ethnic groups (Miao, Hmong, Dao OJ, Tay and Giay), who inhabit the mountainous region of Bac Ha, come to the market here in the village of Bac Ha for trading all kinds of spices, tobacco, food, fabrics and crafts. The small village of Bac Ha is in the Northern Vietnam mountains, close to the Chinese border.
Want an apple from a street market vendor in the mountain village of Sapa, North Vietnam? This is definitely organic produce, and tasty.
Diligently cleaning the grasshoppers in the Lua Market, N. Vietnam.
Live bugs and grasshoppers were just a few of the insects in the market in the village of Lua. This Vietnamese woman was removing grasshopper parts. I did not ask for a taste sample.
The baskets full of colourful fruit and vegetables filled so many sidewalks and shops on the streets of the Old Quarter in Hanoi (Vietnam).
The markets on the streets in the Old Quarter of Hanoi (Vietnam) cover the sidewalks.
Selling oranges and other dry goods in one of the shops in the Old Quarter, Hanoi, Vietnam.