Vietnamese Boat Dancing, Rice Paddies, And The Tourism Mafia June 4th 2008 Vietnam really is a country of stunning beauty! We've had some trials (which we'll tell you all about soon!), and are having a hard time loving the country as unconditionally as we had when we first got here ... but despite the blah, it's still such a beautiful country! We've been in the north now for about 3 weeks and the highlights for us have been the towns of Ninh Binh and Sapa...
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Asia » Vietnam » Northeast 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
We are two liberally minded, non religious, officially homeless and jobless bums out to see the world! Our passports are good for a few more years and one can live for long time on Kraft Dinner - or the African and Asian equivalent!
We have decided that after 24 years and only ever leaving Canada once, it's time to jump off the deep end and travel the world. We'll hit up South America, Africa, Europe and Asia, and the plan is to just go with the flow and see and do whatever our little hearts desire! Departure is October 2007 and we'll return sometime in October 2008... full info