Beach day at last! January 20th 2018 So finally the sun came out and we had a day on the beach. It absolutely threw it down last night, a nanosecond after we got back to the hostel. We’d have got soaked to the skin. Phew! We just chose the right moment between the showers to peg it back from the beach, where we ate OK food. Nice chat with an older guy, travelled a lot in India. Interesting. The food didn’t agree with Sam so much, ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Mekong River Delta » Phú Quốc 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
Lucky to travel for half of the year, both for work and pleasure. SE Asia is always my first choice for pleasure and for work? Happy to go wherever I’m sent, usually to Spain and Italy. Nowhere is boring. There are always people to meet and new places to explore. And books to read.....
PS No idea why my photo is sideways......... full info