Vietnam series: Mekong Delta, Vietnam exploring the tributaries and canals around My Tho, Ben Tre and Can Tho

This lady navigates our boat along the canal

This lady navigates our boat along the canal

Today I leave Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) on a two day tour exploring the tributaries and canals of the Mekong Delta region in southwest Vietnam.

The definition of “Delta” is “alluvial tract where river at mouth breaks into several streams”, referencing the 9 tributaries of the Mekong River. Continue reading