Catching up on my "doings" August 15th 2007 Hi everybody - Because there has been big problems with the Travel blog site crashing I am well behind with my journal. I will not be able to write my daily entries but will try and give an overall picture of how my time has been spent while in Quang Ngai
Today being Wednesday 1 August, was my last day in DaNang. Spent some time with Sandie, saw Tung from last year's photo shop and then had lunch ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » North Central Coast » Thua Thien - Huế » Hué 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
I am a "young" traveller from just outside of Canberra, the capital of Australia and have just recently retired. For the past several years I wanted to do some volunteer work in orphanages in Vietnam and this "dream" came true for me in 2006 and I returned again in 2007 to Vietnam and Thailand. It was a very rewarding and enriching time of my life. I enjoy travelling and have been to Fiji, China twice, New Zealand three times, some parts of America, Cambodia and Laos.
Hoped I could do some more volunteering work but would you believe another two accidents so 2011 and 2012 have been very cha... full info