What's the story Morning Glory? September 10th 2011 It was a fantastic journey across the border from Laos to Vietnam. Leisurely, calm and composed, we ambled our way through the lush green hills towards our new country enjoying... oh wait, actually, no it wasn't. That was just a dream, so I will rewind.
We were to board a sleeper bus set for Vietnam in the late afternoon. We were first picked up by a tuk tuk made for 12 people and proceeded t ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Southeast » Ho Chi Minh City » District 1 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
With Zoe having spent months reading various adventures here on TravelBlog for months before the actual trip, it only seems fitting that we share our mini-adventure here too. For friends and family who want to keep up to date with us, for similar travellers looking for hints and tips, or for people bored at work and need a glimpse into what lies beyond the four walls (like Zoe used to be!).
Hope we are entertaining and witty (ie Susan) and give you a good read - if not message us and let us know!
Zoe and Susan
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