Phu Quoc and Hoi Chi Minh December 7th 2011 Hi Home,
I am very happy to report that I am now writing to you from Vietnam! We were so relieved to leave Cambodia last Thursday and after moving to the capital from Battenbang, we were even more assured that we did not want to spend another minute longer there.
However, the most interesting feature of the Cambodian capital, Phnom Penh, was the Khmer Rouge torture museum we visited. The T ... 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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