Today's card was a lovely surprise from Edna...Thanks for thinking of my during your stay in Vietnam...and for using such great stamps!!
With nice clear postmark from Saigon:
100 Birth Anniversary of Pham Hung
Ao Dai of Vietnamese women
The Summer Olympic Games 2012
Hoi An has a river system stretching hundreds of kilometres inland - this was the ancient transport network of the Cham Kingdom as they moved goods between the highlands and then via Hoi An and on to China. Speedboats or traditional ghe nang still sail on the river or sea.