Friends, Red River Cruising and the Mother Goddess March 30th 2012 We departed Luang Prabang feeling relaxed, and really looking forward to more reunions with friends. Due to a change of plan our original few days visit to Hanoi could now be stretched to about ten days. With the people we wanted to see and some places we intended to visit this worked out well. We went form feeling a bit rushed to knowing we had plenty of time.
The French Connection flew with u ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Red River Delta » Hanoi 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 would like to make clones of ourselves, so the clones can do the day to day mundane things to earn the money for the "real" us to keep traveling.
We like the following quotes from Cesare Pavese and Maya Angelou, respectively ...
If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears.
Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.
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