Vietnam - Hanoi, Halong & Sapa. 21-26 Jan 2010 January 31st 2010 We were still deciding if we could squeeze Sapa into our 6D5N itinerary for what was originaly planned for just Hanoi City and Halong Bay. In the end, I am glad we made the right decision in what differentiated a good trip from an average one. So thank you Melvin, for your kind recommendation! It also meant we had to reduce sightseeing in Hanoi to just 1 day and had no change for major scre ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Red River Delta » Hanoi 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
I'm from Singapore, a sunny country all year round. I like to travel. Culture, people, history, way of living, weather, the sights, sounds and the unknown presents their own uniqueness. Trekking off the beaten path also presents its own appeal and offers relaxation and reflection. Nice scenery and activities are always a plus.
I've been to San Fran, LA, Hawaii,Indonesia, Australia,China,Thailand,Turkey,Iran, Cambodia, Japan and recently Vietnam. Hope I can visit all the places I want to go in my life time. Fingers crossed! Life's a journey. Make it a happy one.... full info