Can’t get over this one.


It was our last morning at Halong Bay. We visited this floating village on the way back. Being quite a distance away from the mainland and like most floating villages there, this village was self-sufficient. And as you can see, that applied to recreation too!

Talk about creativity and […]


Day 4 – from Hanoi to Halong Bay


We were met by our Hanoi driver at the railway station on arrival from Lao Cai. He took us to a nearby restaurant for beef noodles breakfast and a cup of Vietnamese coffee. OK, I took two! The restaurant was not ready yet when we arrived. We occupied ourselves by doing a bit of […]


Where I was on May 30th till June 4th



Not the US but was in Vietnam during that said period. 

It was the school hols and I thought it was a good idea to bring my kids along on a 5D/$N trip to Hanoi-Buc Ha-Sapa-Halong Bay trail. They could see and experience the culture […]