Ho Chi Minh Ville February 14th 2018 Nous avons voyagé quatre heures dans un bus à mi-couchette/mi-siège (un peu comme un transat), avec un vietnamien super sympa qui voulait absolument communiquer avec nous bien qu'il ne parle pas un mot d'anglais (et que notre vietnamien soit limité à bonjour, merci et bonne année). Nous sommes arrivés à Ho Chi Minh City, que les vietnamiens continuent d'appeler Saigon - le nom originel de ... 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
Who are we? / Qui sommes-nous?
I'm Laurine and I’m in charge of the writing! When I was 20, I decided to leave my native country, France, to live in England where I met the man of my life (he’s in charge of taking pictures!). His name is Shaun, he's English and he's always wanted to live life on the edge! So, we started planning the trip of our lives, quit our jobs and bought backpacks. This blog is intended for family and friends (hence the use of both French and English). I do apologise if all articles are not available in English, but our dear friend Google Translate... full info