While most of us would rather watch paint dry than hang out with an ex, a small village in Vietnam has turned this cringe-worthy concept into an annual celebration. Welcome to the Khau Vai love market, where hundreds of ex-lovers gather every year for a heartwarming (and slightly bewildering) reunion that’s been happening for centuries. It’s like a high school reunion, but with fewer regrets and more folk games.


Vietnam Festival Is Dedicated to Meeting Ex-Lovers