Mekong Delta Cruise- Cambodia to Vietnam November 18th 2013 Over the last three days, Stuart and I have been making our way from Phnom Penh in Cambodia to Ho Chi Minh City(Saigon) in Vietnam. We opted for a boat and bus journey so that we could see some of the famous Mekong delta.
Our journey started In Phnom Penh, where we were told that we could not do the whole boat trip as the night before the propeller from the boat had broken. We weren't sure ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Mekong River Delta 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 primary school teacher and I am taking some time out to travel some lovely places around the world. I am wanting to keep this blog to keep my friends and family updated with what I am doing, as well as the children I have taught so that I can inspire them to travel the globe too :)... full info