Category Archives: Vietnam

Sapa – Northern Vietnam

An overnight train ride to Sapa in the Northern Vietnam Mountains. The old sleeper-cars on the Sapaly Train reminded me of some of the old movies we used to watch: remember those ancient narrow-gauge railroads, like in India of the Raj, … Continue reading

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Halong Bay – Northern Vietnam

The next day… We took a 4-hour drive from Hanoi north and east to Halong City early in the morning.  It was enjoyable viewing the countryside and the many hundred year old villages along the way.   The housing in northern … Continue reading

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