It’s hard to compare Japan and South Korea to the southeast Asian countries, but I’m going to anyway and of all the countries I visited on my six-week adventure, Hanoi, Vietnam was hands down my favorite place. 802 more words
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Our overseas adventure continues. This week we bring you a letter from Mai Chau, in north-west Vietnam, where we toast to the bride and groom at a local wedding, meet a Hmong shaman and learn about the lives of White Thai ethnic Vietnamese. Read the full story here.
Today I was a bit worried about the road conditions because of all the online accounts of this crossing. The current situation for July 2016 is that the road is pretty good, I found one section of nasty mud and bike swallowing puddles, but it was only about .5 km long. 157 more words