Hoi An, Nha Trang, Dalat and Mui Ne - What is that? Who cares? Let me eat it! February 22nd 2012 M – Next stop Hoi An. I thought Hoi An was an odd place. At first I really wasn’t sure about it. It is has a lot of tourists and is quite twee. I was really expecting to want to leave after a night but it grew on me. Rather like Antigua (Guatemala) you have the western tourist necessities on offer but it is pretty easy to wander off the track just a little and before you know it be amongst the ... 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
We are 2 English citizens who live in California. After much planning and some angst we are taking a break from reality and taking a trip around the world. One car is sold and the house is rented but before kicking off in Central America in mid June we are driving through Oregon to visit friends in Seattle, taking a quick trip to see family in S Carolina and then we are off!
434 days on the road and now we are home!
Use the links below to see maps of Our Trip Route to Date and Our Original Plan/Intended Route.
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