1 Month In September 25th 2011 Just over 1 month in and I’m over the culture shock which was surprisingly worse than I imagined it would be. I think 3 months back in England and I had reverted back into the comfort zone, as well as missing my life and friends in South America. Los extrano chicos!!
But pastures new...I’ve started work and am discovering what it is like to teach classes of shy, reserved Vietnamese adult ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Southeast » Ho Chi Minh City » District 1 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