Travel Blogs from Chau Doc, Vietnam

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Chau Doc, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Chau Doc

A travel blog entry by nephaarite

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We made it to Vietnam, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

We made it to Vietnam

A travel blog entry by swallowp

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I am now in Vietnam, i stayed in the border town of Chau Doc, This town is not a tourist town, it is on the Mekong Delta - so took a trip on the Mekong on a longtail boat, taking in the scenery (just layed out at the front of the boat and felt completely ...

Chau doc Vietnam, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Chau doc Vietnam

A travel blog entry by cindyaserkoff

Today was an all day bus ride from Saigon to chau doc. Our first stop was at an open air coffee place with excellent coffee and hammocks for resting. Our next stop was where bricks are made which seems to be a main product of this region. Next stop ...

Day 8, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Day 8

A travel blog entry by charlesyb123

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... ! After having a shower we met with the rest of our group downstairs in the hotel lobby and set off on a motorbike tour of Chau Doc. I can't think of a better way of touring the city! Myself and Kate needed to get some cash out and ended up being right at ...

Day 29 relaxing in Chau Doc, updating blog, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Day 29 relaxing in Chau Doc, updating blog

A travel blog entry by frenchrice

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... temples, churches and nearby pilgrimage sites-makes it a fascinating place to explore. We were thinking of crossing into Cambodia from Chau doc given that it's a popular border crossing and offers a direct route to Phen Penh in Cambodia. However, we chose ...

Chau Doc, arrival in Vietnam, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Chau Doc, arrival in Vietnam

A travel blog entry by ziniandlulu

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... the riverbanks in Vietnam and the different headwear (conical straw hats instead of red chequered towels).   As we approached Chau Doc we saw a floating petrol station where presumably the petrol was stored in tanks below the water. Then there was ...

The Great Race begins!, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

The Great Race begins!

A travel blog entry by dakgrrl

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... we would not have any more time in Chau Doc as it appeared to be quite a pleasent little town. Oh Well, next time... * The cyclos in chau doc are different to Saigon, the bike is in the front and the seat is a bit like a little barrow and quite high up ...

Chau Doc, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Chau Doc

A travel blog entry by laws

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Chou Doc is the border town on the Vietnamese side and is right on the Mekong river. Vietnam has about 89 million people compared with Cambodia's 10 million, consequently its a whole lot busier!! Took a moto up to Sam Mountain to see the sights - you can ...

Day 125: Chau Doc & the Mekong Delta, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Day 125: Chau Doc & the Mekong Delta

A travel blog entry by sam-kathy

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We had booked on a 2 day 1 night boat 'tour' of the Mekong Delta from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh City.  This actually consisted of a 2 hour bus ride followed by a 4 hour boat ride on day one and a 9 hour bus ride on day two.  The ...

The start of the cruise up the Mekong, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

The start of the cruise up the Mekong

A travel blog entry by daz1999

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... on the river.  There was always something happening.  People fishing and farming.  I did manage an early morning run at Chau Doc and it must have been a sight for all the market people as a run through the market in the early morning dark. ...

Chau Doc, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Chau Doc

A travel blog entry by yes28

Chau ...

Karaoke Bliss in the Mekong, Tân Châu, Vietnam travel blog

Karaoke Bliss in the Mekong

A travel blog entry by mulqueen

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Karaoke Bliss in the Mekong My girlfriend, Thuy, runs a karaoke hotel in Tan Chau, a small rice town in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam. I stayed with Thuy during the week of Tet, the Chinese New Year holiday, and experienced her karaoke business in full ...

Dag 24 Can Tho – Chau Doc, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Dag 24 Can Tho – Chau Doc

A travel blog entry by dannyensamantha

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Dag 24 Can Tho – Chau Doc Vanochtend worden we om 6.00 uur opgehaald. We gaan namelijk naar de drijvende markt. En rond half 7 zijn er nog niet zoveel toeristen geeft de gids aan. Dus maar de wekker zetten rond half 6. Rond 10 voor 6 gaan we naar ...

Cruising the Delta into Cambodia, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Cruising the Delta into Cambodia

A travel blog entry by beansontour

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... dull and not hugely interesting. After lunch we had a 45minute cruise up the river to Vinh Long before getting on another bus to Chau Doc. The scenery was lovely the whole way, very flat but very green! On the bus was a variety of people including many ...

Grenzüberfahrt / Ankunft in Vietnam, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Grenzüberfahrt / Ankunft in Vietnam

A travel blog entry by nklo

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... diese Reiseroute wählen. Landschaftlich wurde es in Vietnam sofort interessanter, vorbei an mehreren Fischerdörfern erreichten wir nach 6 Stunden Chau Doc. Sobald wir ankamen, packten wir unsere Sachen und machten uns sofort aus dem Staub, bevor der ...

Good morning Vietnam, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Good morning Vietnam

A travel blog entry by fendhammer

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Nachdem wir ganz laessig auf dem Mekong die Grenze von Kambodscha nach Vietnam ueberkreuzt haben, kamen wir nach Chau Doc, eine schoene Bootstour vom Grenzort entfernt. Hier im Mekongdelta laeuft alles auf dem Wasser ab. Es gibt sogar ganze schwimmende ...

Bye Bye Vietnam, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Bye Bye Vietnam

A travel blog entry by prplspud

... were mostly on stilts as this is an area subject to flooding during the rainy season. We wrapped up the morning with a rickshaw tour of Chau Doc. It was only 15 minutes long but a very interesting way to se the town. Now we are back on board and sailing ...

Good morning Vietnam.....well good evening anyhow, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Good morning Vietnam.....well good evening anyhow

A travel blog entry by tom.johnson.86

... wasn't a well travelled route into Vietnam, with only a few tin huts lining the road forming the immigration formalities. Shortly into Vietnam our new bus stopped so the driver could grab a coffee. This all seemed fine but then when he returned and ...

first day in Nam, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

first day in Nam

A travel blog entry by rock_on_tome

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... whole group went for a trip to a nearby mountain on the back of scooters! It was great fun, it was about a 6k journey to the top. once there we sat down a watched the sun set over Vietnam. The next day we had a 8 hour bus ride to our next destination. ...

The Mekong Delta, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

The Mekong Delta

A travel blog entry by rio2012

... assault the sences as India did, but my introduction to Vietnam definitely did.  From the floating village and market in Chau Doc, and fish farms, the bizarre food stalls in the market (on land), to the colourful funeral parties ...

Gooooood Afternooooooon Vietnam!, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Gooooood Afternooooooon Vietnam!

A travel blog entry by kenanddonna2005

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... been to!  In comparison, the Vietnamese border point was a fairly new building with proper access stairs … already Vietnam was looking a lot more affluent than Cambodia. We arrived mid-afternoon at our floating hotel, only an hour late ...

Last place in Vietnam, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Last place in Vietnam

A travel blog entry by attilahb

Last ...

Wow what a day!!, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Wow what a day!!

A travel blog entry by nicsy

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I have the best day today! Apart from the 5 hour journey and having to cross the border into vietnam which took awhile,once we git into town we've had fun, fun fun! First up was a motorbike ride up to the mountain (I was safe-wore a helmet!) and it was ...

Travel day today..., Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Travel day today...

A travel blog entry by royandclaudia

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... fifth of Vietnam's 69 million people live here in the Delta. We turned down one of the seven dragons en route to Chau Doc. The channel is much narrower and dotted with tiny villages...tin houses, floating houses, thatched roof huts...and loads of ...

Day 263: Mekong Delta tour, Châu Ğốc, Vietnam travel blog

Day 263: Mekong Delta tour

A travel blog entry by danielandai

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... very nice too. From there, we took a long bus ride, crossed the river on a ferry then another long ride of bus and boat to Chau Doc.  By the time we arrived at the floating hotel, it had gone past 20:00 and very dark.  We got a room allocated ...

Pagodas, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Pagodas

A travel blog entry by shetastic

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This day we took the bus first of all and headed Northeast towards Chau Doc which is on the Cambodian border. There is a true mix of Chinese and Khamer here which \makes for yummy food in the little restaurant we had dinner at. Outside the hotel was the ...

a couple of days on the river, Ho Chi Minh City, Chau Doc, Mekong river , Vietnam travel blog

a couple of days on the river

A travel blog entry by dlimbo

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... to get about the city and where the best places to go for food and drink, we were only stopping two nights then going on to Chau Doc, but we saw this trip we could do which was organized for you, buses, hotels, and tickets and paper work out for visas. ...

EN VLA DU SLOW EN VLA, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

EN VLA DU SLOW EN VLA

A travel blog entry by walie98

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... du coin et le retour par les chenaux. Magnifique bien sur. Photos un peu difficiles, ca bouge sur le boat. Check out et bus pour Chau Doc pres de la frontiere Cambodgienne. Si le VN est un pays deau, le delta du Mekong lest par excellence, le grenier a ...

Bye Bye Vietnam, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Bye Bye Vietnam

A travel blog entry by prplspud

... were mostly on stilts as this is an area subject to flooding during the rainy season. We wrapped up the morning with a rickshaw tour of Chau Doc. It was only 15 minutes long but a very interesting way to se the town. Now we are back on board and sailing ...

Think Apocalypse Now, Chau Doc, Vietnam travel blog

Think Apocalypse Now

A travel blog entry by edsharp

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... The Mekong Delta is covered with crops of rice and fruit and is a green and pleasant place to motor through. I spent the night in Chau Doc, a convenient stop off but not much more. The next day I climbed what they call a mountain, but I would call it ...

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