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Boat

We’re on a boat! (In Ha Long Bay)

By On June 27, 2013

It took four hours from the city of Hanoi via bus to make our way to Ha Long Bay to catch a small glimpse of the 75 miles of coastline in Vietnam’s Quáng… Read More

City

A lesson in crossing the road Hanoi style

By On June 20, 2013

As our driver peddled us into the path of oncoming traffic my friend Christine and I cowered in the front, laughing perhaps a little hysterically as huge trucks loomed down on us,… Read More

Bike

Biking beauty in rustic Vietnam

By On June 12, 2013

Cycling along a dusty track, our eyes feasted on the lush green paddy fields spanning out in front of us. Just a short journey from the quaint Vietnamese town of Hoi An had… Read More

Travel

Peace and quiet in Hoi An

By On June 8, 2013

Travelling around Vietnam can be a full-on experience so after encountering the craziness of brash and bolshy Ho Chi Minh it was a welcome rest-bite to arrive in charming Hoi An. The pretty… Read More

Travel

The uncomfortable reminders of a war still raw for Vietnam

By On June 2, 2013

As I shuffled underground in the darkness along a tiny, cramped tunnel it was a brief insight into the life of a Viet Cong guerilla. My journey of just a few metres… Read More