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Author Archive: Jan Beecher

Past Tet

I am well into my posting here in Hanoi, Vietnam. The weather has finally started to warm up today. It was surprisingly cold for the last few weeks, although we did have some heat just before Tet. Tet is the Lunar New Year and it is a major event for the Vietnamese. Hanoi basically shut…

Pre-departure post…kind of

Hi this is my pre-departure post because I didn’t have access earlier. My name is Jan Beecher and I am from Nanaimo, British Columbia. I landed in Hanoi, Vietnam on January 9th. I have always wanted to work in a developing country. It has always seemed that it was something I had to do to…