Halong Bay July 7th 2010 Halong Bay, 17th - 19th May 2010
Monday 17th and we were up bright and early to catch our bus to Halong Bay. We climbed onto the bus to be welcomed by Tony our tour guide for the three days. Tony, although Vietnamese spoke very good English, but also had a Hi De Hi approach to his tour guide persona which we could see could get a little annoying. After 3.5 hours on a mini bus on the mad, mad ... 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
Here is a little insight into our world travels! Hope you enjoy reading it.
Doddy & Bowks
We were on our adventure for 258 days!
We're back home in the UK now and are slowly catching up with the blog, we'll try and finish it as soon as we can!
Here is a map of all the countries we have visited on this trip so far
Visited Countries Map
And here is the route we're taking
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