Da Lat August 1st 2018 I'm happy that I set aside extra time (4 nights) for Da Lat.
It's 15F degrees cooler than much of the rest of the country and the tour buses don't run the show. There are plenty of tourists, but they're spread throughout the city, making it feel relatively authentic
Hiking Langbiang / Dinh Lang Biang Do Cau
Guided tours run around 30USD but you can do it on your own for much less, espec ... read more
Asia » Vietnam » Central Highlands 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
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