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Days 104-168. Part II.

…And here’s part deux.

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Australia
I had an amazing time in Australia and it was totally worth the long travel time to and from there! 983 more words

Next Stop! Mai Chau!

In our Next Stop! series we explore areas accessible from Halong Bay that can be combined with a Halong Bay tour. With Paradise Vietnam opening the  346 more words

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Lovely little Vietnam (part 2)

After Christmas in Hanoi, I spent a couple of days cycling and trekking around the picturesque valley of Mai Chau, which had to be one of my favourite places in Vietnam as it felt so untouched and far removed from everything else. 2,636 more words

The North of Vietnam - Tres

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This is about the hill country and et nik minorities.  We had some time in the morning before we were off  on the clock wise lap around northern Vietnam, starting with this leg to Son La, so we walked a bit in Mai Chau looking at rice fields and the rural setting. 1,848 more words

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Five lesser-known destinations to visit in Vietnam

You’ve heard all about Hanoi, Saigon, Halong Bay and imperial Hue – but what of the Vietnam’s lesser-known destinations?

The following are our pick of the best of Vietnam’s lesser-known – yet thoroughly worthwhile – locations; from a tropical island off the southern tip of the country to one of the world’s largest cave systems in central Vietnam and towering karst scenery in the north. 853 more words

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El Norte de Vietnam - Two

On Christmas day we left Hanoi at about 9:00am for Mai Chau. While Christmas is celebrated in Vietnam, it is not a day off of work. 1,472 more words

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