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Solo Traveling Hanoi Vietnam

Vietnam has been on my mind for awhile and I finally had the chance to visit this year. Traveling to Vietnam was a little different than my other travels namely because I went…alone. 778 more words



We arrived at 5:20am (no that isn’t a typo!) into Hanoi with many other blurrier eyed westerners. Turns out the locals are proper early risers and the city was already a hum of activity. 1,027 more words


Friends in Hanoi

Throughout December both my schools were off, so I decided to take the opportunity to visit my friend, Claire, who was doing a similar job to me but in Hanoi. 920 more words


Hanoi - Part 1

A route via a stop in Kuala Lumper in Malaysia was how I finally made my way to my latest overseas adventure. Identified one of the group in the seat behind me on the second leg and we were met at the airport having made our way through both immigration and collected our luggage successfully without too much hassle. 1,616 more words


Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), Hanoi

This lake is a central location for tourists in Hanoi. It’s close to everything in the Old Quarter and most attractions are within walking distance from the lake. 108 more words


Vietnam 2017 - Trip Report 4

5 October 2017 – Hanoi – Tu Le

Up reasonably early again, but not quite bouncing out of bed.  Long days and late nights will kind of put a dampener on the amount of bouncing achievable…. 3,173 more words


Vietnam, 1st Hanoi! 🇻🇳✈️ 2nd Halong Bay 🛳🌄🗺 3rd Hue ☔️💦🏛

Our first stop in was to Hanoi, the bustling capitol of Vietnam! On our first full day we walked into the centre/old quarter with someone not being run over by mopeds, how we managed this I do not know! 2,399 more words