Category Archives: Vietnam

24th December – Phnom Penh

Despite having an earlier nap the following evening, I end up running late this morning.  To the point that when I finally lug my bags down to the reception to check out, I’m immediately set upon by the woman whose … Continue reading

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23rd December – Ho Chi Minh

So, on my first day I got to see the War Remnants museum where it was mostly about the Americans actions towards the Vietnamese.  Today I get to see the Cu Chi Tunnels, where guerillas held off the Americans through … Continue reading

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22nd December – Mekong Delta

So, second day in Ho Chi Minh, and I’m leaving it for the river.  Specifically the Mekong which is about 3 hours away by bus.  Not really sure why I chose to do this tour – probably because I wanted … Continue reading

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21 December – Ho Chi Minh

Typical.  The ONE time I want my train to be late, it gets in an hour early. That’s right, roll into Saigon Station at 3:30 in the morning.  I’d been getting up more or less every hour so sleeping through … Continue reading

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20th December – Nha Trang

Last day at what has been my favourite hostel of the trip.  Really going to miss Mojzo Inn and its staff.  Not to mention the breakfasts they offer.  The pancakes here are unbelievable, and the view from the restaurant balcony … Continue reading

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19th December – Nha Trang

Apparently my roommates made a tremendous amount of noise last night – however I was so dead to the world I never noticed. Today my fellow travellers from Sunflower were planning to go to the Vinpearl waterpark, and the night … Continue reading

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18th December – Nha Trang

Train rolls into Nha Trang about an hour late, but considering we’d been hearing 9:30 that was a bonus.  There was 8 of us all heading to Mojzo Inn, so we headed for the taxi line and bartered 2 taxis … Continue reading

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