From Communists to Cambodia February 15th 2011 Hi guys, me again. Sorry for the long delay in blogging but was very busy while in Vietnam as it is such a bustling city that you find yourself exhausted by the time you get in and wanting nothing more than to fall straight into bed asleep. However, I am now in Cambodia, at a gorgeous little hostel that has a lovely relaxing garden that I am chilling in right now writing this.
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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