Vietnam 2022 – Trip Report 2

8 September - ho chi minh city Thursday 8 September Our Mai Linh driver pulls up at the airport exit toll booth, hands over the toll of 10 000 Dong, and we’re quickly out in the ‘real world’. The traffic, the chaos, the tooting, the rapid-fire gear changes, the everything.  It’s all so familiar, and … Continue reading Vietnam 2022 – Trip Report 2

Vietnam 2017 – Trip Report 2

3 October 2017 - Kuala Lumpur - Ho Chi Minh City Ended up being the best kind of flight; an uneventful one. Did actually manage to get some sleep, but please note the word ‘some’.  And in this case, ‘some’ means a little. Oh well, don’t ever really expect to get any, so any that … Continue reading Vietnam 2017 – Trip Report 2

Vietnam 2014 – Trip Report #1

These reports are from our very first trip to Vietnam in September 2014, so therefore prior to the previous trip reports! Originally posted on TripAdvisor, this is where it all began…   19-20 September 2014 Ok, Trip Report time. Trip Report doesn’t sound exciting enough. Sounds mundane…. Maybe “Summary of an Incredible Adventure”? Call it … Continue reading Vietnam 2014 – Trip Report #1

Vietnam 2016 – Trip Report 3

Ho Chi Minh City Up nice and early……umm no…… More like…… Awake….., nice and early. But not through choice. That was one of the things that reminded me that we were back in Vietnam.  Yep, it really ain’t a quiet country. Well, not in the morning….. And the other thing that reminded me was my … Continue reading Vietnam 2016 – Trip Report 3