Dong Van & Meo Vac - The End of the Earth September 26th 2011 Sorry for our delay in writing our next post, we haven't had any reliable internet access in the last week because of our remote locations, but please read on, we have so much to share.
We can't say enough about beautiful Cat Ba Island and Ha Long Bay, we enjoyed a full week of sunning ourselves on beaches and eating fresh seafood. We met a fantastic British couple the night of our bon ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Northeast » Ha Giang 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
Hello! We are Joel and Whitney LaBahn. We've quit our jobs and left our home in Seattle to travel South East Asia and gain some world experience. We hope to update our travel blog on a regular basis with photos and stories about our journey to show friends and family. We also hope to include travel tips and advice so others visiting the same area can learn from our experience. Thank you for sharing this journey with us!... full info