Time is going too fast -- but what a time! This country is fabulous! We are having just the best time. It is late again and I am tired -- will try and post a few photos -- I type much faster than the photos upload so don't know how long I can sit here.
Sorry folks, this is taking too long. Have to go to bed -- up tomorrow early for another trip. Will be away for two days. Just came back from 2 days in Halong Bay and overnight at Cat Ba Island. Will be back in Hanoi for a whole day March 5, so will make an effort to update this before we head up to Sapa on the night train.
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