MISCHIEF ON THE MEKONG Part One...Preparing the Mind & the Body June 6th 2013 MISCHIEF ON THE MEKONG Part One...Preparing the Mind & the Body.
It was snowing as we crossed the tarmac to our plane in Shanghai...snow settling on my face as I wait for the stairs to clear...bet its not like this in Vietnam.
4 hours later touch down in Ho Chi Minh City...31C...somewhat overdressed I feel.
Big crowd to meet the arrivees...one man towering over the others...arms ra ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Southeast » Ho Chi Minh City 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