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Why I didn’t buy a bike in Vietnam: 4 reasons

Why I didn’t buy a bike in Vietnam: 4 reasons

When travelling through South East Asia, the motorbike is very common transport. Instead of sitting in the car for ages, you can merge your way around most traffic jams. Bikes are agile, especially in cities where the traffic never stops. Most locals ride them too, with sometimes 5 people per motorbike. Unfortunately, many people (and…

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Cruising along Ha Long Bay

Cruising along Ha Long Bay

Our last trip was the long awaited one to Ha Long bay. We booked it through our lovely hostel lady Kim. She is the best sales person I have ever met. She would easily be able to sell a parachute flight to someone who’s scared of heights. There’s something about her that makes you instantly…

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Phong Nha cave

Phong Nha cave

From lovely little Hoi An, where we wished upon lanterns we let afloat in the river, we transitioned to Dong Hoi. We wanted to see the famous Phong Nha caves. This was the closest place to the caves, that’s still on the train line. The owner of the place in Hoi An asked us if…

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