Travel Blogs from Quang Ngai
... war memorial site before stopping at what was a US air base. Today this area is used to grow cassava, which is an essential root vegetable to the Vietnamese. The position of this air base was really strategic as it is close to the Cambodian and Laos borders.
Very shortly after leaving the cassava farm, it started to rain. Thinking quickly, Toan pulled in to the nearest shelter available, someone's house. The woman of ...
... and the song got it wrong. The livin' ain't easy! It's the water pressure jumpin' and humidity that's high.
The temperature has been in the mid thirties for several weeks now, an earlier, hotter summer than last year. Who needs to go to the sauna? Pottering about the house is just as effective - and free.
I can't understand how it can be so humid and so dusty at the same time. Our lane is unsealed so the steady flow of motorbikes and the occasional ...
On the 15th day of the fourth lunar month, Quang Ngai celebrates the Buddha's birthday with ceremonies and a parade of floats through the town. For the second year in a row we went with Hai - last year one of Owen's students, this year a graduate, now teaching in a primary school. She took us to enjoy a vegetarian meal then watch the parade from the main square.
Floats are contributed by communities all over the Province whose ...
So before we left Hoi An we booked our train from Quang Ngai to Nha Trang which is where we are now...So things worked out in the end but not quite as initially planned! We got picked up from the windbell home stay at midday ready for the 3 hour transit van bus trip down to Quang Ngai. We get in with 2 other tourists and then we pick up Vietnamese passengers on the way. They rammed the bus like a tin of sardines to say the least. People siting on bags and boxes. For me it was ...
... We've been fortunate to have several visits from family and friends and they've been an exciting part of our time here. While living in Quang Ngai is a delightful and fascinating experience, the main downside is missing family and friends. An advantage of the current assignment is that it's proximity to home and accessibility enable visits more easily - compared to NW China at any rate. This means we can share the realities of life and show where we ...
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