Halong Bay

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 my favourite moments while travelling. To me, the boat looked like a smaller version of...
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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. I realised that I've probably never been anywhere for so long where there really isn't any...
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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 further back from the river and there were a few steps up the ground floor. We...
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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 with the previous VIP class train.The cabin wasn't that much smaller but if...
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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 the city and they fill the streets like a river constantly flowing. It took...
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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 with Dara and he was quite the little charmer. We noticed that he has...