Old world charm and the Viet-Cong July 19th 2010 After a very long ride on the night bus from Nha Trang we arrived in Hoi An at 7am. A short walk from the bus stop at Sinh Cafe and we arrived at our chosen hotel; a rather nice place with a swimming pool in the middle and free breakfast poolside every morning. Our room was on the top floor (4 stories up). We had a quick nap before renting two peddle bikes to check out the old town, which was amaz ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » North Central Coast 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
There once was a girl from Vancouver who traveled to Cuba with a friend for some much needed time away. While there she met a young man on vacation with his family. They became friends and kept in touch for many years. The young man, at the time, lived a world away from the girl and so they utilized the wonderful technology known as the internets until one day he returned to his homeland in Canada, and the online friendship blossomed into much more and they moved in together.
After a year of living together and working jobs for the man and the music industry they were considering taking it a... full info