Travel Blogs from Thanh Hoa, Vietnam

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Halong Bay Substitute, Thanh Hóa, Vietnam travel blog

Halong Bay Substitute

A travel blog entry by pollyandmikey

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... the first time we have met cyclist travelling in the same direction as us and we cycled as a four for the final 25 miles to Thanh Hoa.  They were from Germany and had been away for 28 months.  Interestingly the first part of their trip was in a ...

Day 4 - 40km Beach day!, tx. Sầm Sơn, Vietnam travel blog

Day 4 - 40km Beach day!

A travel blog entry by jwfourie

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We managed to leave our bags at the hostel, and set off for the beach. On the way we stopped at the supermarket and arranged a nice little breakfast with some fresh baguettes. I guess that was the French influence paying off. We ate in a nearby park, ...

Thanh Hoa, Thanh Hoa, Vietnam travel blog

Thanh Hoa

A travel blog entry by lukeandloumann

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... in Laos, however we could not find one anywhere, therefore after a bit of research Luke found that we would have to travel to Thanh Hoa, a city 3.5hrs by train south of Hanoi. We caught the train no problems and even got off at the correct stop. It was ...

Trip from Hell via Thanh Hoa, Thanh Hoa, Lao Peoples Dem Rep travel blog

Trip from Hell via Thanh Hoa

A travel blog entry by jamiecaroline

... imprinted mugs on our foreheads and as we boarded (having already paid 40 dollars of the 60) they apparently changed the destination to Thanh Hoa. We later learnt that we were to change bus there to get to Hanoi! (The pin point for this blog highlights ...

Enter Vietnam!, Thanh Hoa, Vietnam travel blog

Enter Vietnam!

A travel blog entry by megan1272

Made it across the border - update to follow ...

Jul 04, 2011, Thanh Hóa, Vietnam travel blog

Jul 04, 2011

A travel blog entry by cellordoor

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No Entry!, Ho Chi Minh Trail, Vietnam travel blog

No Entry!

A travel blog entry by pjgamble

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For obvious reasons, I shan't say exactly where I was...but I think I shouldn't have been ...

Credit Cards Swallowed!, Thanh Hoa, Vietnam travel blog

Credit Cards Swallowed!

A travel blog entry by dconlisk

... to find an ATM. BOTH of my cards were promptly swallowed by the ATM machine. That sinking feeling... Luckily, this being Vietnam, the friendly security guard, who spoke no English, made a call and fifteen minutes later a well dressed man arrived with a ...

Back on the road again, Thanh Hóa, Vietnam travel blog

Back on the road again

A travel blog entry by sarahs_voyage

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... even though it’s a meter, we must have drive around half of Hanoi first.  Then a local bus to a little city called Thanh Hoa.  My mini bus has very kindly dropped me off near the hotel I asked for.  The hotel is rather more expensive ...

Train to Thanh Hoa, tp. Thanh Hoá, Vietnam travel blog

Train to Thanh Hoa

A travel blog entry by johnnym

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... was quiet. Then some revolutionary - excuse my ignorance, but that's my interpretation at least - music started as we pulled into Thanh Hoa. Marvellous. 3 miles to the hotel. Queue of taxi drivers. I walked, obviously. Sorry folks. And all the other taxi ...

Longest Journey Ever, Thanh Hóa, Vietnam travel blog

Longest Journey Ever

A travel blog entry by eharpham

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... tried to kick us off the bus in the middle of nowhere unless we paid him money that we didnt have. When we got to Thanh Hoa and could finally get off the bus the city had the largest center square i have ever seen. Just concreated nothingness with what ...

Border crossing : Na Meo/ Nam Xoi, Thanh Hoa, Vietnam travel blog

Border crossing : Na Meo/ Nam Xoi

A travel blog entry by benwhit

... just a cursory glance through. Found out we were in luck as it was Sat and there was a bus running to the coast to Thanh Hoa that left around lunch time. Bus was packed out with people and goods but were given good treatment as we payed foreigner prices, ...

The Motocycle Chronicles - Pha Chau to Thanh Hoa, Thanh Hóa, Vietnam travel blog

The Motocycle Chronicles - Pha Chau to Thanh Hoa

A travel blog entry by callumswift

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... 180km north before taking the 'Rt45' east just after the town of 'Yên Cát'; from there it is only a further 50km to 'Thanh Hóa.     I find accommodation at 'Trúc Lâm'  hotel locate near the central market. As I look at the room ...

"He's My Hero"

A travel blog entry by sa2013

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... be on the six o'clock news, real bonus footage! We are soon on our way and enjoying the drive into Thanh Hoa. A seemingly endless landscape of interconnecting rice fields and development, the rice fields hanging onto their space and the endless brick ...

May 17, 2013, Lam Son, Vietnam travel blog

May 17, 2013

A travel blog entry by vn.easyriders

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Serious Bit, Thanh Hoa, Vietnam travel blog

Serious Bit

A travel blog entry by teamwells

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... met with Laura from CARE Canada who would be joining us on our trip to see the Mangrove Project in the Thanh Hoa district of Vietnam, about 4 hours drive south of Hanoi. Firstly we were given an overview of CARE in Vietnam by Chris who is stationed ...

Sam Neua -> Thanh Hoa -> Hanoi, Thanh Hóa, Vietnam travel blog

Sam Neua -> Thanh Hoa -> Hanoi

A travel blog entry by travelove

... sie w Holandii). To z czym nie spotkalismy sie do tej pory to groby na polach ryzowych, czasami tworzoce male cmentarze rodzinne. Z Thanh Hoa nie mamy innego wyjscia jak tylko dojechac pociagiem do Hanoi. Jest ok 16:00, gdy autobus dowozi nas do ...

Dec 10, 2010, Thanh Hoa, Vietnam travel blog

Dec 10, 2010

A travel blog entry by chrisjw

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Day 1: Hanoi - Sam Son, Sam Son, Vietnam travel blog

Day 1: Hanoi - Sam Son

A travel blog entry by robartle

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... level and we continued on. It took a bit longer than expected due to the road size and a short navigation error on my part in Thanh Hoa, but we arrived in Sam Son an hour before sundown and after approx 200 km. Actually only 2 of us did, because Period ...

Day 16 - Hue then night train to Hanoi, Thanh Hoa, Vietnam travel blog

Day 16 - Hue then night train to Hanoi

A travel blog entry by m18959

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... both the early years of Vietnams history as well as more recent. It was nice to see history that wasn't exclusively about the vietnam war! Saying that.... I obviously I wanted to go have a look in the tanks that were outside - and I'm not sure if it was ...

Cycle to Thanh Hoa, Thanh Hoa, Vietnam travel blog

Cycle to Thanh Hoa

A travel blog entry by longtail

Cycle to Thanh ...

Local Travel, Part III (Nick), Thanh Hoa, Vietnam travel blog

Local Travel, Part III (Nick)

A travel blog entry by arnosti

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... continue to Nimh Binh, 60 km north. This decision was reinforced by the fact that from the bus at least, the town of Thanh Hoa seemed vast and horrifically ugly. We conveyed our desire to the conductor by repeating "Nimh Binh, Nimh Binh." He responded by ...

Our First Stop in Vietnam...The City of Thanh Hoa, Thanh Hoa, Vietnam travel blog

Our First Stop in Vietnam...The City of Thanh Hoa

A travel blog entry by gypsylifestyle

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We decided to take a break from bus rides and rest in the city of Thanh Hoa. No tourists in the town at all! Which made it difficult to communicate. Meals and such.....lots of sign language and pointing. Vic got a street haircut for $1. Our hotel was ...

Hitchhiking nach Thanh Hoa, Thanh Hoa, Vietnam travel blog

Hitchhiking nach Thanh Hoa

A travel blog entry by memento

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Scooter mania, Hoà Thành, Vietnam travel blog

Scooter mania

A travel blog entry by salmorton01

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... of the others will be going up to Sapa with us. Our destination is the Cao Dai Great Temple, the birthplace of Vietnam's indigenous religion, which is apparently a mix of Buddhism and Catholicism. We arrive just in time for the midday prayer session. ...

'Hello', Thanh Hoá, Vietnam travel blog

'Hello'

A travel blog entry by grahamb123

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... save time! It took us ages to get anywhere on the roads so we abandoned our plans to get to Sam son and ended up in Thanh Hoa. Steve spotted this sign and we found this hotel at the end of an alley. They probably have the best selection ob Bordeaux and ...

Thanh Hoa & Busreise nach Laos, tp. Thanh Hoá, Vietnam travel blog

Thanh Hoa & Busreise nach Laos

A travel blog entry by nklo

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... Person, ich müsse ihm eine Million zahlen. Darauf hin lachte ich ihn nur an und sagte ihm, dass der Preis 500 sei, so wie in Thanh Hoa angeschrieben und er das Geld nehmen soll. Da kam wieder ein Déjà Vue, nur etwas seriöser als in Hoi An, da wir uns ...

Mai Chau to Thanh Hoa, Thanh Hoa to Dien Chau, Thanh Hoa, Vietnam travel blog

Mai Chau to Thanh Hoa, Thanh Hoa to Dien Chau

A travel blog entry by mattpearson69

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... it was really nice, even Chris liked it and that's quite a shock, only cost us 50p each, which did the job nicely. Vietnam Motorbike Tour – Thanh Hoa to Dien Chau: 30.04.2012-01.04.2012 (210km & 6hours) Next road was to Dien Chau, it ...

Roadworks and noodles, Thanh Hoá, Vietnam travel blog

Roadworks and noodles

A travel blog entry by grahamb123

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Not much to tell about today, apart from the fact I have never seen anything like it. We started out South on a nice wide highway making good time then ran into some roadworks, and they carried on and on and on, I think you might get the idea. 50 ...

train travelin', Thanh Hoa, Vietnam travel blog

train travelin'

A travel blog entry by nataliegodliman

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... people did this to tourists in England, we'd get arrested! Its really horrible. I've read up on people's experiences in Vietnam and others have talked about their bad encounters with the people here, saying how rude and ignorant they are. Anyway we got ...

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