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... coming into a country.
5 hours last the expected arrival we finally make it to Ho Chi Minh city (otherwise known as Saigon)!
My first impression was not good.. The bus overnight had no ac, was incredibly hot and as such I am hot, tired and in need of a clean bed and a shower! When I arrive I hop into a taxi who says he has a meter and off we go.. Yeah.. He had a meter, alright.. A rigged one.
I see the meter crawling up insanely quickly ...
... old man.
The girls and I watch the amazing fireworks at night that blast off a very tall skyscraper here (and other places around but the building is our best view.) It goes for about 20 minutes. Emily points out to look at the people in the streets below and for the first time we notice the streets are packed but still. No-one...no bike is moving. Then like a switch is flicked, when the fireworks finish, the bike lights start up and there is a ...
... every single day. So my hope for all of you following me on this journey is don't be afraid to take risks this year. Do things that scare you just to remember what it feels like when you come out on the other side. Muster the courage to step out of your comfort zone. Capture and share both the good and bad moments because they equally make you who you are, and make you appreciate more. Smile at other peoples' accomplishments and use them to ...
... 67 $
Land travel (bus and train): 100 $
Total travel: 212$
Halong bay: 130$
Phong Nha National park: 60$
DMZ tour: 12$
Sand dunes: 5$
Total Activities: 225$
Hotels and hostels: 100$
Food : 130 $
Alcohol : 40 $
Shopping and other: 55 $
Total miscellaneous: 225$
Spending per day : ...
... got to try some out for ourselves, I was a bit hesitant at first but I was glad I did it. We only went 10metres but you could go a lot further if you wanted, the exit points were every 10metres. They weren't actually as small as I thought, but I heard a rumour these were made 40% bigger than the originals to account for fat westerners like me! I managed to shuffle along on my feet but Rob crawled. It got pretty dark so had to use my camera flash to ...