This shot was taken at Kampong Aya water village in the capital city of Brunei. I went to this village with a Japanese tourist I met at my guest house. We rented a water taxi to see the village for 30 minutes.
My life during the last decade January 27th 2010 Many great things were well done in my last decade. I worked for two Japanese companies in the construction industry, traveled to 15 countries in Asia and Africa, along with making uncountable trips in Vietnam. I also spent 4 years posting in the Thorn Tree travel forum of the Lonely Planet website and 2 years in Travel Blog. The first country I visited outside Vietnam was Malaysia. I was so curio ... 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
I am a Hanoi_girl who loves to travel. When working for a Japanese construction company in Hanoi, I had the chance to travel to 23 countries and to all the 63 provinces in Vietnam, including 24 trips to Huế city. Egypt, Mongolia and Nepal are my love, and other favorite countries are Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Japan, India, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, China (7 trips, 15 cities), New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Cambodia (3 trips), Brunei Darussalam, the United Arab Emirates, Bangladesh, the Philippines, Laos (3 trips), Malaysia (4 trips), Singapore and Thailand (9 trips). I have visited all the... full info