Saigon May 19th 2008 Well, it has been a while since I last sat down on a PC and wrote a report. But that’s how it gets when you are backpacking in Asia, or anywhere else. Time is just standing still and you just want to do one thing after the after and don’t think about writing reports. That’s for the business world, not the traveler one.
Anyway, what happened since our tubing times in Lao? Well, I am sittin ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Southeast » Ho Chi Minh City 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
Well, I am just a normal male who likes a bit of adventure. To get out of the day-to-day trot and have a bit of fun. Born in Germany and living in OZ since 1987, I am very interested and involved in international politics. I am politically neither left nor right, and generally against labeling a persons political beliefs. I like my life, have great kids, and some of the best friends a human can have.
And I like traveling, and that is what this blog is all about. Having stepped foot on all 7 continents, my goal is to have visited 100 countries before my body decides to pack it in........
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