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Vietnam Currency and Money – How and why….

Vietnam's Currency   So, what is it? What does it look like? And how do you get it? Well, hopefully, this post will help you to understand the money situation in Vietnam. Hopefully it will also clear up a few ‘myths’, or perhaps, misconceptions, about the best way to go about paying for things in … Continue reading Vietnam Currency and Money – How and why….

Vietnam Visas – How to….

So, do you need one? Short answer – Probably. Longer answer – Probably, but maybe not. So, which is it? And if that’s not confusing enough, if you do need a visa, where are you going to get it from? Yep, even that isn’t as straight forward as you’d think it would be. Oh well, … Continue reading Vietnam Visas – How to….

Vietnam 2017 – Trip Report 32

2-3 November - Kuala Lumpur - Melbourne   A sleep in, of sorts.  Up about 8.00am, but don’t actually get downstairs till a bit after 9.00am. The combination of a big month, as well as trying to work up the courage to face our last day, perhaps. And maybe that’s the problem; too many ‘lasts’, … Continue reading Vietnam 2017 – Trip Report 32

Vietnam 2017 – Trip Report 31

1 November - Hanoi - Kuala Lumpur   Alarm goes off at 6.00am.  Well, it would have, had I not woken up ten minutes earlier. The realisation then kicks in; it’s here.  The day that we leave Vietnam, has arrived. I hate that. A quick pack up, and we’re downstairs by 6.30am.  The car is … Continue reading Vietnam 2017 – Trip Report 31