Travel Blogs from Can Tho, Vietnam

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Touring the Mekong Delta, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Touring the Mekong Delta

A travel blog entry by kai.berlick

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... !). Back on the mainland we offloaded the single day tour group onto another coach and drove another 90 odd kilometres further from Saigon to Can Tho where we would stay for the night. Dropped at the hotel, Adele and I had a minor problem; since we ...

Mekong Delta Bicycle Tour, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Mekong Delta Bicycle Tour

A travel blog entry by mickeymo

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... the stalls. Supper that evening was at a restaurant by the river... I thoroughly enjoyed a dark beer that is hard to find in Vietnam and was such a nice change! On Tuesday we were all awoken very early (4 or 5am) by a marching band procession ...

Mekong day 2- Fruits, Honey Tea and Floting Market, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Mekong day 2- Fruits, Honey Tea and Floting Market

A travel blog entry by hitan

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... Diep was divorced and  was going through a difficult time in her life, where her husband had the kids still . Vietnam doesn't seem to have a system that supports ammacable divorce especially when Children are concerned. (I will not go into to much ...

Schwimmende Märkte Cai Rang und Phung Hiep, Can Tho / Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam travel blog

Schwimmende Märkte Cai Rang und Phung Hiep

A travel blog entry by oberanja

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Um 5:00 Uhr klingelt der Wecker - eigentlich gar nicht meine Zeit, aber ein Sonnenaufgang auf dem Mekong sollte das Opfer schon einmal wert sein. Kurz nach halb sechs sitzen wir also in unserem kleinen Boot, welches von einer fröhlichen Vietnamesin ...

Floating markets on the Mekong Delta, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Floating markets on the Mekong Delta

A travel blog entry by longwayaround

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... Mekong hub and from here we were able to visit the famous floating markets. Cai Rang is the biggest floating market 6km southeast of Can Tho. We arrived by boat at the market shortly after sunrise so it was the height of activity. At first a heavy fog ...

Into Vietnam, Vietnam, Vietnam travel blog

Into Vietnam

A travel blog entry by thelittlehobos

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... in with her back pack on her back. The journey took two hours longer than thought so we arrived in the dark in Can Tho. We wandered round the streets, no westeners and no sign of hostels, guesthouses or hotels. Then I remembered a book ...

3 day Mekong Delta tour begins., Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

3 day Mekong Delta tour begins.

A travel blog entry by chris.curtis

... music, see round a distillery, explore the local coconut candy production process, taste candy & coconut pulp. Then transferring to Can Tho. Dinner and overnight in hotel in Can Tho. Memorable moments include a cock fight and arguing with the waiters ...

Can Tho:Cai Rang und Phung Hiep Wassermärkte, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Can Tho:Cai Rang und Phung Hiep Wassermärkte

A travel blog entry by oberanja

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Nachdem uns der Schwimmende Markt von Cai Be nicht wirklich beeindruckt hat, beschließen wir unser Glück in Can Tho nochmals herauszufordern: hier soll mit Cai Rang der schönste und größte Markt des Mekong Deltas sein! Nachdem wir einmal mehr - sehr ...

Day of travelling and fearing for our lives, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Day of travelling and fearing for our lives

A travel blog entry by becmarklew

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... boat and several drivers came stampeding over asking if we want a taxi. Luckily we booked our 4 1/2 hour bus trip from Rach Gia to Can Tho so we patiently waited for it. A small local bus pulled up and all I thought was 'please not this bus!' Thank God ...

Day 6 - Mingling with the locals, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Day 6 - Mingling with the locals

A travel blog entry by amandasu

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... markets were not as we expected; gone are the days when people in small boats were packed together selling their wares - Southern Vietnam has moved on since then & large boats,which also house the families of the market traders, now carry the goods ...

Exploring the Mekong Delta, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Exploring the Mekong Delta

A travel blog entry by sileas

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... included some interesting stops like a bee farm, a vermicelli (noodles) and rice paper manufacturing and various markets like the Can Tho Floating Market. The stuff they sell at the Vietnamese markets are rather strange to Western eyes: From python fat, ...

Mighty Mekong, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Mighty Mekong

A travel blog entry by sapasapa

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... on the Thoi Son island and ride a boat again at My Tho before we heading Can Tho by bus.  We have booked a hotel in Can Tho, in fact the tour was included with hotel stay or home stay depend on personal preferences, even can upgrade the hotel if you ...

Floating Markets, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Floating Markets

A travel blog entry by endlessummer

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floating markets really cool, got to eat pinapple Cambodian style. I think the delta is a wonderful place full of color and activity busy busy all the ...

Mekong Delta (mini blog 2), Ninh Kiều, Vietnam travel blog

Mekong Delta (mini blog 2)

A travel blog entry by smeelog

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... can get sea sick even on the smallest of canals apparently. Waterways That being said, I did enjoy the floating markets near Can Tho. Cai Rang is pretty much wholesale by boat. The vendors have large colourful motorised crafts -- we later found out that ...

wet noodles and turnip sales peeps, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

wet noodles and turnip sales peeps

A travel blog entry by tomandcheu

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... so by this ungodly hour I was cursing my lifelong partner and the burly receptionist with equal fury. To cut a very long story short, Can Tho is a dull place. There is a floating market, and if you like to watch people selling turnips or other root ...

Mekong Delta Photographs, Mekong Delta, Vietnam travel blog

Mekong Delta Photographs

A travel blog entry by weemcd

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Floating markets, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Floating markets

A travel blog entry by curlywurly

... got the bus to Can Tho with a couple I'd met in Ben Tre, we all decided to stay at the same place again when we got to Can Tho. We arrived late afternoon and after finding a place to stay we arranged to go out on a small boat the following day to see the ...

Industrial river life, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Industrial river life

A travel blog entry by jamesons

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... day of travelling we headed to the river front with a couple of english girls from our bus for a drink and then grabbed some dinner. Can Tho is quite an industrial own and at night is lit up in neon lights. The river front is quite cute but the rest is ...

Phong Dien Floating market, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Phong Dien Floating market

A travel blog entry by sapasapa

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Day 2 of the Mekong Delta trip, woke up at 5:00am because we need to gather at the hotel destinate by tour agency by 7am. We start our morning in a rush again.  After we met entire group match toward the jetty to get our ride, 30min ride ...

Mekong Delta and Saigon, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Mekong Delta and Saigon

A travel blog entry by kitkatbar

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Based in Can Tho, I was in the perfect spot to visit the nearby floating markets. I had been to the ones in Bangkok, and although they were beautiful, they were definitely oriented with the tourist in mind. I was hoping that here I would get to see a real ...

Mekong Delta, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Mekong Delta

A travel blog entry by maryisabelle

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See pictures from the Mekong Delta. A lovely day trip and met some really nice people from all parts of the world. Now at hotel in Can ...

Can Tho, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Can Tho

A travel blog entry by akp

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We are in Can Tho in the Mekong Delta and came from My Tho yesterday - been on a couple of boat trips including seeing a floating market today and meandering through the mangroves for a couple of hours. In My Tho we went across to some of the islands to ...

A Day of Ferries, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

A Day of Ferries

A travel blog entry by jstephensca

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... a wagon being pulled. They certainly maximize the amount of product they can carry.  There were a couple of more ferries, then onto a major boulevard at an industrial park, then into Can Tho for check in at the best hotel yet, the Ninh Kieu 2.  ...

Jan 03, 2012, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Jan 03, 2012

A travel blog entry by betzgu

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Bus drivers from hell!, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Bus drivers from hell!

A travel blog entry by benjybums

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... and over take construction lorries that are already overtaking... Its worrying. So taking this into account we made our way by bus down to Can Tho to have a browse of the famous floating markets , it was pretty pants but its fine! I had my first taste of ...

The Mekong Delta Experience, Ninh Kiều, Vietnam travel blog

The Mekong Delta Experience

A travel blog entry by mbseb

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... surrounded by huge Buddhas, pretty cool. Some more time on the bus was needed till we arrived at our destination for the night, Can Tho, the largest city in the Mekong Delta. The program was open for the rest of the evening. Thanh recommended a ...

Phnom Penh-Mekong Delta, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Phnom Penh-Mekong Delta

A travel blog entry by acg_uk

Phnom Penh to Chau Doc by fast boat. Organised tour Chau Doc-Can Tho-My Tho-Ben ...

Kvallen., Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Kvallen.

A travel blog entry by snurras

Bussen ar pa vag mot Cat Tho for var overnattning i ett homestay, vi kommer alltsa att sova hos en familj som bjuder pa mat och berattar lite om byn vi befinner oss i. Detta fick vi betala extra for men det var helt klart vart det.  Guiden som vi har ...

Mekong Delta, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Mekong Delta

A travel blog entry by karissa

tour of the Mekong Delta, floating ...

Not such a super star!, Can Tho, Vietnam travel blog

Not such a super star!

A travel blog entry by leone_and_mike

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... through canals, saw local houses tc, hen got bck in our boat and headed back to Cai Be, then found our driver and drove to Can Tho where we were staying for the night. Jason walked us into our hotel room, and it was awkward as we mentioned our concerns ...

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