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  • Day 31 Angkor WatMagestic, stunning,above expectation what more can you say about kit. Up at 4.30am for a Tuk Tuk ride to Angkor Wat we had a terrific guide and a private tour with us three. He took us in the back way Posted by megwiele in Vietnam | Dec 21, 2014
  • Halong Bay CruiseWe were very pleasantly surprised by the boat. There were two levels of cabins, then a top level dining room and bar with a sun deck on top. The style was very similar to allow the other Posted by Onersontour in Oners on Tour | Dec 21, 2014
  • Day 30 Siem ReapLast night the staff put on a LOverly farewell dance and presentation for us and a great meal as usual. This morning we left the boat and had a 5hr drive to Siam ReAp. The boat couldn't,t go as Posted by megwiele in Vietnam | Dec 20, 2014
  • Day 29 on Tonlee Sap riverTodY was a busy day visiting two temples. The first one was a brief climb to get to top but was fascinating. The second was a very sad affair. It was decaying and in a bad way. In Australia we Posted by megwiele in Vietnam | Dec 20, 2014
  • Journey to Halong BayStraight from the overnight train at 4:30am to pick up our bags from our hotel in Hanoi and then in the road to Halong City, a good four hour drive. The original plan was to wait in Hanoi and Posted by Onersontour in Oners on Tour | Dec 20, 2014
  • Robert's birthday End of Roberts birthday and our second day in the mountain region north of Hanoi. Now back at Lao Cai waiting for the overnight train back to Hanoi - where we will be met by our guide at 4:30am Posted by Onersontour in Oners on Tour | Dec 20, 2014
  • Day 28 This morning we braved the cold wind and had our fourth Tai Chi lesson. We went to a village that specialises in silk weaving. Absolutely gorgeous stuff and such delicate stuff with the fine silk thread. Back to the ship Posted by megwiele in Vietnam | Dec 18, 2014
  • Day 27 This morning we travelled up the upper Mekong about 110k North of Phnom Penn. We visited the village that specialises in silver ware we watched the artisans and visited their school. The sellers Posted by megwiele in Vietnam | Dec 17, 2014
  • Boarding the trainExtreme excitement here at Hanoi Railway Station. After hours of waiting for our transfer to the railway station, it is now 9:05 PM!!! (That is 1:10AM Sydney time) And we are on board the train and waiting for the Posted by Onersontour in Oners on Tour | Dec 17, 2014
  • Day 26 Phnom PennToday we visited the killing fields. It was a very chilling experience. There is a crypt for the skulls of victims which is in the thousands. Also visited S-21 prison which was a gruesome place with only 7 people surviving Posted by megwiele in Vietnam | Dec 16, 2014
  • Hanoi Military MuseumWalked to the military museum this morning. We have to check out of the hotel today and will be catching the train to Lao Cai (near Sapa) so no wi-fi for a few days. Post of photos from Posted by Onersontour in Oners on Tour | Dec 15, 2014
  • Hanoi - day oneWe made it. Quite an enjoyable flight from Sydney to Singapore on a very comfortable Singapore Airlines 777. I manged to watch 3 1/2 movies. We were stressed about the less than an hour change over at Posted by Onersontour in Oners on Tour | Dec 15, 2014
  • Travelling in Vietnam - Useful informationA long and narrow country, Vietnam shares its borders with China, Laos and Cambodia and has tall mountains, rice paddy terraces on rolling hills, white sandy beaches and beautiful waterways. Most travellers decide to start off their Vietnam trip in Posted by xurykawaii in Homestay services in Vietnam | Dec 15, 2014
  • Day 25 Chau bau to Phnom Penn[img=http://photos Posted by megwiele in Vietnam | Dec 14, 2014
  • Day 24 Cai Boa to Sadec then Chau Bau[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/720925/ Posted by megwiele in Vietnam | Dec 14, 2014
  • Day 23 End of Indochina tour start Jayavarman Boat Cai BaoToday we were all slightly hungover some worse than others. Got on bus to Cai Boa to meet the bus 23 people on tour. Boat is very nice Posted by megwiele in Vietnam | Dec 13, 2014
  • Day 22 Can Tho to Saigon[50c caption =Pinapple was only 50c for one [img Posted by megwiele in Vietnam | Dec 13, 2014
  • Week OneIt’s never lonely when you feel connected to everything. The challenge is when everything doesn’t realize it is connected to you. Like most major change in my life, there is usually a great deal of pain that is behind it. This Posted by wanderforever in Wander Forever | Dec 13, 2014
  • A day in HueA day in Hue 05/12/14 Hue was the capital city of Vietnam for several hundred years until 1945. It suffered terribly during the Vietnam war, being attacked first by the Viet Cong (the Tet Offensive) and then by US forces, with great Posted by CandPandKandS in Across and beyond | Dec 11, 2014
  • Good Night VietnamTrain travel has been fun in Vietnam. It is true that the trains are not that modern and it seems that the railways are starved of investment. However, the views are wonderful and the seats are comfortable enough. Like the Posted by CandPandKandS in Across and beyond | Dec 11, 2014
  • Chasing the heatBefore we left England, we thought that in general terms we would be cold until Beijing and then in Beijing it would be similar to England at the same time. We agreed that Mongolia, especially in the Ger would be Posted by CandPandKandS in Across and beyond | Dec 11, 2014
  • Day 21 Saigon to Can thoLeft Saigon visited an unusual church, river trip and lunch of local elephant ear fish on Mekong then trip to Can Tho. The river trip was so relaxing I nodded off. . .[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/720925/377C9DC4C4D8B1AAF716F869D2AF02D9.jpg capti Posted by megwiele in Vietnam | Dec 11, 2014
  • Day 20 SaigonToday was very full day. First to VC tunnels at Cu Chi. The propaganda video was crap and. I could,t stand it so I walked out with Bron hot on my heals. The tunnels themselves and how they worked was Posted by megwiele in Vietnam | Dec 10, 2014
  • Day 19 Dalat to Saigon[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/720925/ Posted by megwiele in Vietnam | Dec 9, 2014
  • Day 18 Dalat[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/720925/DBAFC05B0A52C086C4443496788D9B06.jpg caption=View from cable car in Dalet to Posted by megwiele in Vietnam | Dec 9, 2014
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