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Sapa - Oct 31, 2011
The terraced mountains of Sapa are breathtaking. We arrived at 5am to Lao Cai on the overnight train from Hanoi and were shuttled another hour to Sapa. Baguettes filled empty stomachs and c...
Travel Bug Bites Again - Oct 16, 2011
My first introduction to Ho Chi Minh was the taxi driver attempting to double charge me the airport tax. Not to be taken for a ride I stared him down, "No way man, I've already paid'. Pre-empting...
Saigon Slippery Bum - Oct 17, 2011
Massages are a bit harder to come by in Saigon than in other parts of SE Asia. We chose the deluxe package which was an hour massage, 30 minute foot massage and a pedicure. First we were escorted ...