Arriving in Hoi An February 29th 2012 First thanks for all your messages we have received them all just writing this a couple of days behind.
The distance between Hue and our next Stop Hoi An is only 63 Miles but it still takes 2 hours 20 minutes on the train as it has to up into the mountains and along a pass which looks over the sea, amazing views along the way. You can also go by car, but we have seen the driving over here and i ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » South Central Coast » Quảng Nam » Hoi An 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
Starting Our Adventure in Vietnam. With any luck we are arriving in Hanoi on Saturday 18th Feb and will be travelling South towards Saigon over 3 weeks. We are celebrating our 20th Wedding Anniversary which falls on Leap year 29th Feb 2012 We are from Weymouth England. ... full info