Trying to enter VIETNAM - HAPPY NEW YEAR or not January 29th 2012 No strike 3, so i'm back. From the guest house in Kong Lo we waited for a sawngthaew (local bus with basically 2 planks in the back of a truck, usually covered and the back open so you can get in and out) Within 1/4 hour one showed up, we hopped on, there was only one direction to go, to the main road 40 klm away. I guess that was the end of the route because everyone got off. We waited for an ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » South Central Coast » Khanh Hoa » Nha Trang 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
Sean and I met in 2005, the year we went to Costa Rica. We have been best friends ever since, although we had bumpy roads .
I am french Canadian from Montreal and Sean is from British Colombia. We now make our home in BC.
In 2006 I bought a business that provided Sean and I full time work. The downfall was we no longer were able to travel together.
Although I was able to travel a few time a year. (South Africa overland to Tanzania) , Australia and last year 5 weeks in Thailand. Now I sold the business in order for Sean and I to travel together. We are booked for Bangkok on Jan 3 to Mar... full info