Rotten Bananas March 14th 2009 Cat Ba - Hanoi - Nimh Binh - Hue 8th - 14th March 2009
The last seven days have been quite busy as we haven’t really stayed anywhere yet for more than two days at a time yet. The weather has been far from perfect, but we’ve enjoyed ourselves none the less and we’ve taken in some great sights.
Our second full day on Cat Ba wasn’t exactly what I’d call enthralling, but ... 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