cruising can tho wearing con las & eating coconut candy May 4th 2014 Laying on the open aired top deck of our small but luxurious private wooden boat, cruising down the backwaters of the mighty Mekong River system, carries a contradictory feeling of intimacy together as a couple but also a sense of belonging to the surrounding river dwelling local community. It becomes exponentially harder to wipe the joyous smiles off our faces as we journey our way deeper and dee ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Mekong River Delta » Can Tho 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
Had been 4.5 years since landing back on aussie soil after our 6 months of travel around europe in a kombi. Inspired by others blogs and with the travel bug biting us hard once again we decided it was about time to start planning another vagabonding experience.
The last 4.5 years had been jam packed with buying a house and solidifying our positions on the corporate ladder. But with the biological clock ticking and with us both just turning the big three-0, the road is calling once again!
We have just set out for 12 months on the road from March 2nd 2014. The las... full info