Vietnam Travel Blog...the prologue March 8th 2009 A day of travelling will bring a basketful of learning... ~ Vietnamese Proverb
Xin chao people!
I’m about to start posting the blogs from our Vietnam trip. We travelled from north to south Vietnam roughly following the coastline - experiencing vastly different cuisine, cultures and climates along the way.
As much as I would have liked to, I did not blog in real time because ... 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
This blog documents the feeding of our travel addiction - one country at a time.
Travel is an essential part of our life, and we'll continue to travel until our addiction wanes (which probably won't be in this lifetime)! The more we travel, the more we see; and the more we see, the more we understand that we know so little - which is a brilliant thing.
We love the little corner of south eastern Australia we call home, but we are at our happiest when throwing ourselves into a new adventure and experiencing new cultures. Rather than doing round-the-world trips, our preferred style of trave... full info