Vietnam Day 2 - Mekong Delta Day Trip November 2nd 2014 I was picked up by mini bus from my hotel and we drove through Saigon peak hour traffic to a central place where all the day trip busses were parked.
Luckily I got the front seat behind the driver so I could take lots of photos out the front window of the bus.
As we were leaving Saigon, I was able to see that not all of Saigon has been updated to provide housing, as there were many slum area ... 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
It's 2016 and this blog is so out of date! I've had many amazing trips since I started this blog over 5 years ago, that I need to spend some time updating it.
I live in Sydney Australia, so there will also be some day trip information from home.... full info