Indochina 2012 (Vietnam and Cambodia) - Part 5 June 27th 2012 This morning, I have a little bit of time before my flight to Hue, so I decide to venture out of the hotel for breakfast. The sun is still hiding, but it feels even hotter than usual. Vietnam has a long tradition of street food. Vendors in the old quarter patrol the streets in the early morning already with baskets of delicious snack foods such as tamarind pods, pastries, baguette sandwiches, croi ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » North Central Coast » Thua Thien - Huế » Hué 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
My name is Yves The Explorer and I have a passion for travel. I have been on each continent and have visited many many countries. I love exploring new sites and learning about new cultures. For my next trip, I have decided to write a blog (if I don't get too lazy) and tell you about my fantastic adventures in Southeast Asia, mainly Vietnam and Cambodia. So enjoy my blog and feel free to comment. Cheers!
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