In this video, Joel gets to experience life in Sapa, Vietnam! Joel starts off with his guide, Dang Tran, in the rice terraces and rice paddies nestled in the mountains and valleys. There, the two of them get to meet a Deaf rice farmer named Sung. After visiting Sung’s home, Joel runs into a Deaf snake hunter! Then Joel goes into a small village deep into the mountains and valleys of Sapa and meets a Deaf craftworker. During the home visit with a Hmong family, Joel gets to eat a delicious local meal. (captioned)
Being Deaf is no barrier for Joel Barish as he explores the world. In his vlogs, documentaries, and online series, he introduces us to the remarkable Deaf people he finds who are breaking their own barriers, the unfamiliar cuisine he tries, and the different cultures he discovers. He seeks to expand the minds and inspire the hearts of everyone through interesting and unusual foods, information, and lifestyles. Explore the world right here with Joel Barish.