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November 1st 2013
Published: March 17th 2014
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Just watching the river and it's people.
Today we made our border crossing to Vietnam. The customs officers came aboard and cleared everyone by our passports that were left at the pursers office when boarding. My day was spent onboard the boat, mostly cruising the Mekong, watching the world of the river dwellers. I sat on the upper deck reading by the pool, taking the cool plunge when it got too hot. Whew that felt good! There was a cooking demonstration, an ice cream social, mixology class, none of which I attended. I needed to decompress after all the long days of touring. The boat moored off Tan Chau, a small city with a lot going on. We could hear lively music going on from the shore at night.


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Simple homesSimple homes
Simple homes

Homes on stilts, one room, grass mats.
WaterfrontWaterfront
Waterfront

Everyone lives on the water here in rural Vietnam
Amazing SunsetsAmazing Sunsets
Amazing Sunsets

Every night, amazing sunsets
GorgeousGorgeous
Gorgeous

Mid sized towns along the river.
La MarguertieLa Marguertie
La Marguertie

Our creature comforts always waiting for us when we returned to the ship.


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