Not to be confused with the far more popular bay sharing the same name, Ha Long city's main claim to fame is as a quick stop for those about to depart on a tour of the bay.
Ha Long Bay - Happy Belated Birthday Kirby!
After a lazy day back in Hanoi it was off to Ha Long Bay for three days to celebrate Kirby’s (belated) birthday. Ha Long Bay is absolutely amazing! Thousands of Islands (some not yet named) erupt ...
Posted in INTO THE UNKNOWN by KyleMac
to visit the emerald waters of Ha Long BAy where the limestone cliffs shoot up from everywhere and the foggy air make everything look very mystical. We toured the bay on a beautiful old "junk" boat ...
Posted in PANDE by PANDE
'I'm cold'....'It's OK, we're all in the same boat'
Still in Hanoi at the moment, waiting for our bus which will be taking us to Vientiane in Laos sometime in the next couple of hours. Bit of spare time, so what better thing to do than to write a blog?! So, the day after the last blog (Friday) we set off very early for Ha Long Bay. We arrived ...
Posted in 3 months backpacking... by Ruth.Rhea