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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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Da Lat, and the worst bus ride ever

Da Lat, and the worst bus ride ever

Da Lat Da Lat was a little oasis in the countryside. However, the traffic was incredibly noisy and went through until late. Our hostel, Dalat backpackers hostel, wasn’t very quiet. Not only did we hear lots of traffic, the building itself had thin walls and echoing halls. The lovely, smiling staff and them cooking us…

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Five things to watch out for when in Vietnam

Five things to watch out for when in Vietnam

Do you remember how I witnessed all these scams in Cambodia, and thought I was on top of it? Well, it turns out you never are.   You’re not allowed to enter Vietnam without a visa, so I had arranged ours ages ago in Australia. A visa valid for three months, with multiple entries. Online…

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