A visit to the DMZ i will never forget... October 5th 2010 For those who are unaware what the DMZ is (as i was before visiting the place) it stands for De-Militerized Zone which is 1 of the most heavily bombed areas of Vietnam during the American War. I say American war as this what the Vietnamese call the Vietnam war. It makes sense i guess for them to call it the American War but takes a little getting used to.
Firstly i should explain that we had a ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » North Central Coast » Quang Tri » DMZ 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
Well, i've just finished 3 years at uni and a year as an auditor and soon me and my girlfriend Sally will be globe trotting for a year or so. I can't really go without writing some memories down and picking up some tips and tricks from other bloggers. So, here we go.... full info