Back in Hanoi (Part 2) February 21st 2010 22/2/10 - I had breakfast on my own as Lorenza was not feeling 100%. I asked a young lady working in the breakfast bar if she could point me in the direction of a pharmacy to get something for Lorenza. She kindly offered to go there for me saying that “It is much easier for me as I have my motorbike”. Not long after she was knocking at our door with the medicine I had asked for. A very kind ge ... 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
We would like to make clones of ourselves, so the clones can do the day to day mundane things to earn the money for the "real" us to keep traveling.
We like the following quotes from Cesare Pavese and Maya Angelou, respectively ...
If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears.
Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.
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