Agent Orange County July 25th 2011 If you don't know about history you would never suspect that in the peaceful little strip of land in the surroundings of Dong Ha in Central Vietnam hell was unleashed only 30 years ago. More precisely we are speaking about the infamous DMZ (Demilitarized Zone), the former border between Democratic South and Communist North Vietnam on the 17th parallel, where the red and yellow armies faced (an ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » North Central Coast » Quang Tri » DMZ 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
Transcending my facticities:
Born in the middle of nowhere, surviving in Hong Kong, made tourism my Ph.D. and way of life
Appreciate good food, a good book, a bad horror movie and a healthy dose of slam metal (not necessarily in this order)
"In individuals, insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule."
- Friedrich Nietzsche
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