Advertisement
« previous next »
Floating along  

Floating along

Ninh Binh

April 2nd 2012
Hospitality at the Mini Queen Hotel in Ninh Binh was excellent, the staff were friendly and helpful. The food, whilst not exciting, was good and reasonably priced. We even received a couple of free bananas and bottles of water, unheard of in the rest of Vietnam. As our bicycles failed to join us on the train we hired a motorcycle and it made a nice change. Our stay coincided with a three day natio ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » North Central Coast

Vietnamese Flag 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
Advertisement
Tot: 0.11s; Tpl: 0.007s; cc: 9; qc: 14; dbt: 0.0184s; 14; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 2; ; mem: 6.3mb