We are up in beautiful Sapa, in the hills of north Vietnam. We really like it here. We will be here for 4 days. It is a bit cold but we have a fireplace in the room. We took a corner room, on the top floor, it is perfect. It is a bit late so I will just post some photos and try and write more tomorrow.
I always wanted to travel and spent a few years backpacking around Europe and Asia working on the way but then for many years, apart from family holidays in Europe, I didn't really do any travelling -- now the time has come to hit the road again -- not quite -- money not as plentiful as would have liked but still ... once or twice a year, barring world wars, ecological disasters and the end of the world as we know it, I will be adding to this travel blog with at least my annual holiday, and from time to time, something a little more ambitious. ... full info