women selling bees and wasps on the market - vietnam


Women selling live bees and wasps on the market (Cao Bằng, Vietnam)

Insects are considered a delicacy in many asian countries.­

beehives bees cao bang cao bằng eating bugs eating insects edible bugs edible insects entomophagy food merchant stall street market vendor wasps
Route 34, Cao Bang, Vietnam

Photos of edible insects, alive, raw and cooked, found on markets all around Asia (Thailand, Vietnam, Laos).­

I tried most of them, and they are good indeed.­ Rosted crickets (my favorite) taste a bit like chocolate.­

Markets of Vietnam

This small series is part of my Vietnam photo album.

You can also check these smaller selections of photos on selected subjects:

- Tribe people of Vietnam: A selection of my best photos of Tribe people from Northern Vietnam.­

- Road construction in Vietnam.

- Spaying a piglet.

- A photo-documentary about eating dog meat for dinner: www.­flickr.­com/­photos/­loupiote/­sets/­1652923/­. But be advised that those are very GRAPHIC photos and not advised for children.­

Photos from of my 30-day trip around Vietnam in November 2005.­

You can also check these smaller selections of photos on selected subjects:

- Tribe people of Vietnam: A selection of my best photos of Tribe people from Northern Vietnam.­

- Markets of Vietnam.

- Tiết canh (raw blood soup).

- Road construction in Vietnam.

- Spaying a piglet.