The chicken bus from Cat Ba to Ninh Binh and then to Hue the Aussie and German Way

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November 14th 2008
Published: November 20th 2008
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Hi all, This is a big blog of photos. I have a new camera. Hope you like the shots. After Cat Ba Island we traveled the well worn path by 3 buses and a boat. It took the better part of a day but we met new friends, Jens and Sylke from Germany; became sardines in the local 20 seater with luggage, deliveries, and 39 locals; view the countryside through smeared glass windows while feeling every bump... Read Full Entry

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Jens in belly rubJens in belly rub
Jens in belly rub

all the men here like to lift their shirts and rub their bellies. We haven't figured out why. Might be a Buddha complex or just hunger
Hungry hungry carpHungry hungry carp
Hungry hungry carp

at the entrance to the citadel in Hue
Hey Sylke...a great photo ideaHey Sylke...a great photo idea
Hey Sylke...a great photo idea

Stick your head in the dragons mouth
Me in my cone hatMe in my cone hat
Me in my cone hat

taking pic of original tile
Artillery and bomb damageArtillery and bomb damage
Artillery and bomb damage

from the resistance war with Americans

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