Cu Chi Tunnels n the Mekong Delta February 23rd 2008 Last day in Cambodia.
I believe our last blog left you with a taste of the temples in Cambodia. Well, since then we went to an orphanage which was recommended to us by an old friend. Many of the orphanges also cater for the street children of Phnomh Penh. These orphanages are government funded but with very little money., and that was evident when we arrived with few facilities for the children ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Southeast » Ho Chi Minh City » Cu Chi 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