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Off to 'Nam {Darrell}

October 28th 2007
So the day has finally come! HOLIDAY! We've been trying to decide between the Philippines, Indonesia, and so many of the other fantastic options. We were interested in nice beaches, good trekking in the mountains, lots of history, good food, decent diving, and a place that's not yet commercialised enought to take all the adventure out of it. Somewhere along the way we noticed that Vietnam had it a ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Red River Delta » Hanoi

Vietnamese Flag 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
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