The heavy truck was inclining after being stuck in the mud. Two drivers tied a rope so that front truck could tow it, but it didn't work until an excavator came. (Xe tải nghiêng gần đổ bên đường vì bị sa lầy trong bùn. Lái xe buộc dây để xe tải phía trước kéo nhưng không được. Về sau phải dùng máy đào để lấp đất và kéo xe).
Lạng Sơn (North East - Part 3) June 6th 2012 Day 3 & Day 4 of the 4-day North East trip (30 & 31 May 2012) - We left Cao Bằng town at 2pm and expected the Highway No. 4B to Lạng Sơn would be better than the road we traveled to Bản Giốc waterfall the day before. The distance from Cao Bằng town to Lạng Sơn city is only 130km, of which 20km are in bad condition. But we were wrong. The worst challenge was ahead of us. On the way it ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Northeast » Lang Son 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
I am a Hanoi_girl who loves to travel. When working for a Japanese construction company in Hanoi, I had the chance to travel to 20 countries and to all the 63 provinces in Vietnam, including 24 trips to Huế city. Egypt, Mongolia and Nepal are my love, and other favorite countries are Australia, New Zealand, Japan, India, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, China (6 trips, 15 cities), Cambodia (3 trips), Brunei Darussalam, the United Arab Emirates, Bangladesh, the Philippines, Laos (3 trips), Malaysia (3 trips), Singapore and Thailand (9 trips). I have visited all the countries in South East Asia ... full info