Halong Bay November 12th 2011 Hi Home,
We have just got back to Hanoi after an incredible 3 days in Halong Bay- which has just been made one of the 7 natural wonders of the world!
After a 3 hour bus journey we boarded our pirate ship and sailed into the stunning bay. There are over 1000 limestone karst hills and we weaved our way between them until we came to Hang Sung Sot or Suprise Cave- this name will become apparent ... read more
Asia » Vietnam 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
Jenny and I have just started our travels and are spending the next 6 weeks in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos.
We will be adding messages and pictures here so you can follow us around!
Lots of love
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