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Xin Chao from Hue.
So we catch the overnight train from Sapa back to Hanoi. Lucky for us we were bunking with our new Singapore friends. The plan was, the train was arriving into Hanoi at 5.30 am, we'd kill a little time, grab some breakfast and head out to the airport to catch our 12.30 flight to Hue. Bit of a nightmare wasting half a …
... diving spot because of its rich coral and deep grottoes with three inland lakes. The grottoes and caves can only be visited by rowing boat at low tide, when access is possible.
Floating Villages and Fish Farms -
The bay's floating villages draw a lot of attention and are one of the highlights of the trip. Locals have been living in these floating houses for many generations as fishing is still the villagers' main income. Some communities ...
... food but at least we were all full up. After lunch we went to Vung Vieng fishing village where the people live on floating houses. Local girls took us on a tour of the village on their rowing boats and we stopped off to see the school. We found it a bit too busy and didn't think that we would see so many other tourists queuing for the rowing boats. Can't imagine what it must be like in summer, if it's ...
... line,a tip for travelers. Our massage is good,but maybe a bit aggressive in light of the previous days events,and stop at a funky spot called the Geko Cafe for a bite of dinner and a beer.(probably the 10th Geko establishment we have eaten at to date,has become a standing joke really) We dawdle home,full and tired from an exciting,productive day (Leon got a SIM card too),and looked forward to an early night,before our time in Haylong Bay,back on a boat,what adventures lieahead this ...
... from a covered fishing boat to a floating house - most having electricity. They never leave the village, marry people from other floating villages and are buried at sea at the end of their life. All supplies are brought in to them although they depend on catching fish mainly. We motored back to the Bhaya then watched some of the others set of kayaking before starting on the cocktails for happy hour and the cooking ...
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