Category Archives: Vietnam

Stat’s Boy

You’re sat in the office on a dull afternoon reading this immensely interesting blog and quietly wondering to yourself, how can he afford all this? This round the world trip has been a long term plan of mine ever since … Continue reading

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Vietnam, to go or not to go.

After our bad start in Vietnam around Nameo, although things got better for us, we continued to hear more horror stories of bad tours and tourist rip offs along with being confronted with rude aggressive people. We decided against seeing … Continue reading

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Hmong under threat

I’m really not in a writing mood so you’ll have to wait a bit for more America bashing along with my latest experiences in Vietnam. Heading in the direction of Cambodia tomorrow up the Mekong delta. For the time being, … Continue reading

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Hanoi

Well, we’re still in Vietnam and as they say, time does heal wounds. Hanoi is crazy. Not Delhi crazy, but crazy none the less. Population is three million and there must be about two million mopeds buzzing around. Most don’t … Continue reading

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Welcome to Vietnam

“All the peoples on earth are equal” Ho Chi Minh Unless of course you are a western tourist in Vietnam. Never before have I entered a country and wanted to leave within the first 24 hours. Many of the travellers … Continue reading

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