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Hanoi, Vietnam

I was happy that I saving over 40 hours of uncomfortable bus travel according to forum posts detailing the horrors of the Vientiane-Hanoi bus route. Like some other aspects of Laos, the prospect of the bus ride felt depressing , which was a big contrast to the vitality of Vietnam. 496 more words


Getting around Girona and surroundings

Girona, our beautiful city, a place with charm, with incredibly beautiful corners, with a no less interesting history and in whose proximity there are precious natural spaces. 80 more words


Old Quarter, Hanoi, Vietnam 

The Old Quarter is the place to be as a tourist in Hanoi. It’s a huge area around the lake (Hoan Kiem Lake) and has a great vibe, especially on weekends when they block the streets off for public access. 193 more words


My 5: Ta Hien Street, Hanoi.

1. Ta Hien Street, April 2018. Hanoi’s vibrant, colorful, bewildering old quarter is a real assault on the senses, even for a grizzled Asian traveller like myself. 405 more words

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