Destructive Flooding Puts Southeast Asia at Risk
Nakhon Ratchasima, a city (thesaban nakhon) in the north-east (Isan) of Thailand and gateway to Isan
Sixty of Thailand's seventy seven provinces have been affected by floods and mudslides over the past two months. Thirty provinces are currently
Unmanned island in Central Visayas, Philippines
In southeast Asia, flooding rains from two weeks ago continued into this past week across, causing flooding along the northern Vietnam coast, and areas westward into Laos. Lighter rainfall has benefited the rest of Vietnam, Laos and into northern Cambodia. Lighter, but consistent rainfall has continued across Thailand and Burma.
Rice vendor in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, the world's second largest rice exporter after Thailand
Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng (Vietnamese: Vườn quốc gia Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng) is a national park and UNESCO World Heritage Site in the Bố Trạch and Minh Hóa districts of central Quảng Bình Province in the North Central Coast region, about 500 km south of Hanoi
Many rice crops in low-lying areas were flooded in Vietnam.
Cambodia and eastern Thailand prepared for major floods and officials warned residents in some areas to move to higher ground along with their livestock.
The night bazaar in Chiang Mai, Thailand
In Thailand, flooding was reported in the night bazaar in the northern town of Chiang Mai, popular with tourists.
Mekong river, Vietnam
In Vietnam's southern Mekong delta, around 5,000 hectares of the Delta's third rice crop have been inundated. Dykes and bridges were washed away in places and roads submerged by the muddy deluge.
My first Cơm tấm sườn chả (Grilled pork broken rice) dish, Ho Chi Minh City
Rice vendor in Chiang Mai, Thailand