‘Cave of Awe’ in Halong Bay
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‘Cave of Awe’ in Halong Bay

While sailing around Halong Bay we stopped off at a huge cave system in the limestone peaks. It is called the ‘Cave of Awe’ due to the…

Typhoon Katrina

We went to bed like excitable children on Christmas Eve, strangely enjoying the anxious energy that flowed through the hotel. But it wasn’t Father Christmas…

Halong Bay

Halong Bay has to be one of the most beautiful places in Vietnam.  We went on a sailing junk boat and this was one of…

Typhoon Katrina

I was totally disorientated when I woke up the next day. The room was so hot and felt like it had no oxygen at all….

Rain, Rain go Away….

As predicted the flood level had risen during the night and was about knee high in the morning. We were lucky that our hotel was…

Heading to Hoi An

We had the worst experience possible on our 2nd overnight train. It was from Nha Trang to Danang and we realised how spoilt we’d been…

Ho Chi Minh City

The next day we headed to Ho Chi Minh City. The streets here were absolutely crazy. There are about 2.5 million motor bikes just in…

Cambodia to Vietnam

We got our first overnight train from Cambodia to Vietnam. We started to realise that we weren’t the only people who had fallen in love…