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Saigon to Hanoi solo trip by bike. Vietnam travel

Trials and tribulations of a 1885km solo trip from Saigon to Hanoi on a 110cc Vietnamese scooter. Monsoons, buffalo herds, Asian drivers and tropical storms.

Un quotidien vietnamien

La vie quotidienne au Vietnam est rythmé par les klaxons des scooters, les tongs en pastique glissant sur le sol, les bruits de casserole dans la rue, les discussions à voix haute et les cliquetis des touches de calculettes le long des… 51 more words


Maine, the complexities of home, and dinner.

So I’m in Maine now, my home state, a place I’ve only visited four times in the past ten years. I’ve been here about ten days now and it’s been emotional. 537 more words


Tourist Traps to avoid in Hanoi

Hanoi is a great place to backpack, although possibly not for a first timer. The scams in Vietnam are much worse than in, say, Bangkok, and I discovered quite a few tourist traps during my stay in the Vietnamese capital. 310 more words


The Tam Dao Bear Sanctuary - meet Chocolate Tara

Chocolate Tara
The colour of dark cocoa, Chocolate Tara is a stunningly beautiful, playful bear who loves to romp in his enclosure with his best friends. 110 more words


Hanoi Westlake, Vietnam (Mini USA)

We plan this trip on dad’s request as a birthday gift for him. So sis and I thought how much can it cost for a trip to a developing country right? 346 more words