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BANGKOK

11th February 2015 Very early start and we are all dreading the long journey to Bangkok but once again Intrepid have made it as easy as possible with the journey broken up and we have a long rest stop at … Continue reading

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BATTAMBANG

FEBRUARY 10th 2015 8.30am start in another private coach and we set off for Battambang. Bob isn’t well. There has been a flu like dose going through the bus and it has really flattened him. Last night I suggested some … Continue reading

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SIEM REAP AND ANGKOR WAT

FEBRUARY 7th, 8th, and 9th Out latest start yet for what was to be a long day. We were back on the large coach and we set off for Siem Reap.  Everything changed within a few minutes of leaving Phnom … Continue reading

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Adventure of a Lifetime, Cambodia, Phnom Penh

February 5th and 6th Days `11 and 12 Phnom Penh It was a very early start as we had a long journey ahead which we were all dreading.  It was also with a heavy heart we left Vin behind.  His … Continue reading

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Adventure of a Lifetime, Ho Chi Minh City, Saigon

February 2nd, 3rd and 4th Days 8, 9 and 10 Saigon – everyone calls it Saigon and is known as HCMC for short After a very early start and a packed but uneventful flight where everything, apart from check in, … Continue reading

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Adventure of a Lifetime, Hoi An

January 31st and February 1st Days 6 and 7 Hoi An Hoi An is another UNESCO World Heritage site and is incredible beautiful.  Bob thought it full of tourists – it was – understandably though in my opinion because it … Continue reading

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Adventure of a Lifetime, Hue

January 29th and 30th 2015 Hue I’ve discovered Vietnamese Coffee.  Delicious!  When served properly it comes in a cup with a drop filter on top.  When dripped through you add some sweet condensed milk.  I loved it.  Others found it … Continue reading

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Adventure of a Lifetime Halong Bay,Hanoi Street food and Overnight Train to Hue

Day 2 and 3 Tuesday 27th and Wednesday 28th January 2015 So, what is to be the norm for our tip is early morning starts.  The bus is due to leave at 7.30.  Reality is, set alarm for 90 mins … Continue reading

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Adventure of a Lifetime Hanoi

The excitement had been building for weeks and finally Rupert was in kennels, house clean and we were packed and ready to go Saturday 24th January 2015 And we’re off.  Plan is to park car in long stay car park … Continue reading

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Day 6 Thursday and we’re homeward bound

Day 7 Thursday The following morning, before I went to look at books, we went for a long walk – well tourist office said 90 mins – we didn’t walk that fast and did it in just under an hour. … Continue reading

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