Ahoi from hanoi! November 13th 2009 Hello, wanna buy something from me? That's what we heard some 100 times a day here in Vietnam.
A quick review of what we did after Thailand :
We visited only the north of Vietnam (2 weeks), and we were a little surprised of the touristic bomb that has exploded here. In some places there are more tourists then vietnamese it seems.
Luckily we did only the north, considering the typhoon that blas ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Red River Delta » Hanoi 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