Tag Archives: Vietnam

179 to DongXing 15.1.2019

(containes only 3(!) selfies! Only 60km where to be done to Mong Cai, the last city in Vietnam, directly neighbouring DongXing and only separated by a small river. I left my unfriendly host, but there were friendly guests. They were … Continue reading

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178 to Dam Ha 14.1.2019

Last complete day in Vietnam… Today, I left Hailong after the longest stay in one place in Vietnam. This night, I was alone in the 4-bed-room, yesterday, Melchior had gone to Hanoi, like Alex the day before. I remember how … Continue reading

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177 in Halong (2) 13.1.2019

This day was dedicated to preparing the China-part of my trip and this took me 8 or 9 hours (including eating and the like). The procedure was, to divide the tour from the Vietnamese border to Zhuhai (where I visit … Continue reading

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176 Halong Bay 12.1.2019

Today, Alex (France), Melchior (Switzerland) and I (no, not Australia – Austria!) joined a day trip to the world heritage site, Vịnh Hạ Long, covering 775 of the nearly 2000 rocks/islands in the bay.A bus came to our hostel and … Continue reading

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175 in Halong 11.1.2019

My roommates, Alex from France and Robert from Germany, were better in sleeping, so I had more than 2 hours to stay in bed silently and by that managed to finish selecting the Angkor Wat photos for the blog and … Continue reading

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174 to Halong 10.1.2019

As I had only 75km left to Halong, I was in no hurry and could finish my diary from yesterday in the morning (I had fallen asleep while writing, making long lines of the letter my finger was pressing). It … Continue reading

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173 to Quý Cao 9.1.2019

The night had been quite calm, because around the resort, there is not much traffic and finally it was only one other guy sleeping in the dorm and he was sleeping earlier and getting up later than me. Only a … Continue reading

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172 to Ninh Binh 8.1.2019

When I left my room in the morning, my bike was standing in front of the door (instead of outside, where I had locked it). It was nice that someone took care and carried it inside, but the long USB-cable … Continue reading

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171 to Tinh Gia 7.1.2019

Because of recently writing “I should have taken a photo”, today I took two in the Hotel Tokyo. The name is bigger than reality. It is like in most hotels here: the lobby is promising, sometimes also the stairs and … Continue reading

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170 to Vinh 6.1.2019

The last night had been an …interesting one, because of the “architecture” of the rooms (I should have taken a photo!). The wall to the neighbouring room was open over the bathroom, and you could hear well what was going … Continue reading

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