- Vietnam - Hoi AnEtter at me kom att frå Halong Bay, hadde me ei til natt i Hanoi før me skulle ta nattbussen til Hoi An. Det var da me var så heldige å møta på Cam og Cal (to guta frå Canada) Posted by Hilkris in Australia/Asia 2014 | May 19, 2014
- Trains, minibuses and bicycles ...We love Ho Chi Minh City. We love the chaos, the vibrant atmosphere, the friendly local people, the constant change (for good or otherwise), and for the fact that hu tieu chay noodles only cost 80p. That’s a Posted by TheBackyard in A Comrade's Guide to Vietnam | May 18, 2014
- Cat Ba From Hue, we got another overnight train up the coast to Hanoi. Sadly this time it was not quite such a smooth night, the train being 3 hours delayed and the beds rocking like on a boat to Posted by RachelandGeoff in Exploring on a trip of a life time | May 17, 2014
- The Beach and Mountains - Hoi an to HueAfter a slightly broken night of sleep, our train arrived bright and early into Da Nang, a little town just north of Hoi An and we were pìcked up by a very smiley driver who drove us surprisingly carefully to Posted by RachelandGeoff in Exploring on a trip of a life time | May 17, 2014
- Overland to Vietnam, trials of night bus border crossingsFrom Vientiane, we were picked up by a share tuk-tuk to take us to the bus station for our bus into Vietnam, this went smoothly enough. From the moment we arrived at the bus station however we felt we had Posted by TessAndRach in Asian Adventure | May 17, 2014
- China BudgetSurprisingly we were bang on budget for China! Even after the cocktail bars and shopping in Shanghai!
I'm hoping we will be well below budget here in Vietnam. Unless I decide to live like a princess! :-)
To Posted by JonAndSara in A Long Way For Dumplings | May 14, 2014
- Good Morning Vietnam!hi pals,
Ok so from Phnom Penh to Ho CHi Minh. 27 minute flight. I KID you not.
Ho Chi Minh was hectic. It was the celebration week of them winning the war so it was all very busy and full. Posted by howards1985 in Sweatnerds | May 11, 2014
- Days 66-67: Ha Long Bay, VietnamOn a little cruise with a few other peeps. You know, there're these giant karst everywhere, stone outcroppings jutting out of the sea covered in foliage. There're two thousand something out here. We checked out some caves, Posted by ErnieLG in Destination Unknown | May 11, 2014
- Day 65: Hanoi, VietnamWell, after some shenanigans, here I am, just for the day. But... I like it so far! I didn't expect it. Just checked out a few temples and old buildings and galleries and monuments and a Posted by ErnieLG in Destination Unknown | May 11, 2014
- Days 61-64: Hue, VietnamComplicated getting here, since I had to drop Paige off at the airport. Paid maybe five times what I should've in the taxi. Almost got ripped off on the bus ticket. The bus stopped every few minutes Posted by ErnieLG in Destination Unknown | May 11, 2014
- Ho Chi MinhHo Chi Minh is a fantastic city. We fell in love with it instantly!
From the madness of the millions of scooters and mental traffic, to the street food stalls, markets, people playing drafts in the park Posted by RachelandGeoff in Exploring on a trip of a life time | May 6, 2014
- Relaxing in Hoi AnWe came to Vietnam with the intention of moving here and finding jobs teaching English. Then we discovered workaway (volunteering a few hours a day for free room and board) and decided that could help finance our travels so we Posted by inbetweendreams in In Between Dreams | May 6, 2014
- Zach's guest blogBlogging has proven to be tough for me because it's so hard to put all of my feelings and experiences into words. Often, I feel like it's boring and most things you really just need to experience to understand. So Posted by inbetweendreams in In Between Dreams | May 6, 2014
- Into VietnamRather then sit on a long bus journey across the border, we decided to break up the journey and cross into Vietnam by bus and boat.
After a slightly hairy minibus ride, where our driver was convienced he was a formula Posted by RachelandGeoff in Exploring on a trip of a life time | May 5, 2014
- Hanoi'ing. The real city that never sleeps.What does a fridge, an inflatable ring duck and a family of five have in common?
I've seen them all being transported by moped in Hanoi
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/671615/Moped.jpg thumb=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/671615/thumb_Mope Posted by WHYDT in SE Asia: 2 Loveburds, 1 Month. | May 5, 2014
- This is the end.Well it's been a fun ride. I spent some of my last days in Hoi An, a small coastal town in Vietnam. There I walked around the town, saw My Son - a cluster of abandoned and partially ruined Hindu Posted by traveling_paj in Backpacking Paj | May 3, 2014
- Heather & James travels - Thailand & VietnamHello one and all,
Hope this email finds you well, and that you have enjoyed your Easter, and ANZAC Day (for all you Aussie's), and St George's Day for all you poms.
It has been nearly five weeks since my last email Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Apr 28, 2006
- Next stop Vietnam...It's our last night in Phuket (and the last night of our 4 star resort *sniff*) and Thailand, as tomorrow we'll be jetting off to Ho Chi Minh city (formerly known as Saigon). We have 3 weeks all up in Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Apr 7, 2006
- Good Morning, Vietnam!Our first day in Ho Chi Minh (formerly Saigon) was spent dragging ourselves around town.
The first activity was to book all the tours that we were going to do for our time in HCM, as we wanted to ensure that Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Apr 10, 2006
- The Leader is good, the Leader is great...I surrender my will as of this date.
Well, we have just done a bit of a tour of the Cu Chi tunnels and the War Remants Museum and it was a bit of an eye opener. Obviously, as the old Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Apr 10, 2006
- Grrrrr....Just finished 2 days cruising the Mekong Delta on a number of small boats. It was a great to laze back in the sun and watch the world float by. As part of the tour, we stopped off at a Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Apr 14, 2006
- Fortunately we didn't know in advanceOver the last couple of days, we have been travelling to a remote town called Da Lat, which is in South-Central Highlands of Vietnam. We had not originally planned to come here, however we had a met a backpacker who Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Apr 15, 2006
- Nha TrangToday we arrived in Nha Trang after a 6 hour bus ride from Da Lat. We set off at 8am and hunkered down for the excruciating pain of the bumpy Vietnamese roads. It was however worth every jolt, as we Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Apr 17, 2006
- This is the life...This morning we had a snorkelling trip in the bay surrounding Nah Trang, with Rainbow Dives. As it was our third one, we were pretty used to it. It was very enjoyable, but to be honest nothing outstandingly different, except Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Apr 19, 2006
- Way to go...After a few days in Nha Trang, it was on to the SE2 train for a trip to Hue (which is actually pronounced Way). Although it was a day time trip, our start time was 4am so we made sure Posted by jefranklin in James & Heather Travelogues | Apr 27, 2006