Welcome to Vietscam May 12th 2006 OK, first up, let me apologise for not having posted anything on the blog for several weeks. I am tempted to blame Stef but I have to take full responsibility here. Up until now, Stef had been doing most of the writing whilst I was in charge of the photos and other 'techie' bits of running the blog.
I did promise Stef that I would write about our first parts of Vietnam and I have been procras ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Southeast » Ho Chi Minh City The conquest of Vietnam by France began in 1858 and was completed by 1884. It became part of French Indochina in 1887. Independence was declared after World War II, but the French continued to rule until 1954 when they were defeated by Communist forc... ... read more
HI All, This is a blog intended to be an easy way for our friends and family to keep updated on the latest news from our travels in South East Asia. We will try to keep this page up to date but it may be a few days out of date.
Sorry if we have confused anyone but this blog site is MUCH easier for us to use and upload photo's to, and it has an email alert service to tell you when we have updated the blog that actually works (Tash ;-)... full info