C'est Magique June 21st 2009 I want to share with you an absolutely magical moment that occurred while I was in Ha Long Bay this past weekend.
It was Saturday night. The stars were all out in a clear moonless sky, and the water in our beach cove was as smooth as glass. I was standing about chest-deep in the sea and waving my arms around under the water.
As I did so, thousands of bioluminescent plankton emi ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Northeast » Quang Ninh » Halong Bay 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
My name is Becky, and I'm a travelin' Texan who has been living in Europe for the past seven years working for the US Air Force. I've spent a lot of time in Africa & the Middle East (sorry, that was a long time ago, so no blogs), recently traveled to Southeast Asia, and have a ton more trips planned in the future.
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You'll find out very quickly that I am a bit of a smart-as*, but I am also very straight-forward, honest (no sugar-coating here), adventurous, and I can offer you good practical travel advice from time to time.
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