Category Archives: Vietnam, Cambodia & Thailand

Good-bye Vietnam, Hello Cambodia

None of us were  looking forward to an 8 hour “public” bus trip to Phnom Pehn, Cambodia, but there is always something new to see, and besides, we are on an adventure. The public bus was not so bad, there were only an additional 3 … Continue reading

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Mekong Delta

February 26, day 10 – a about a 3 hour bus trip to the boat pier for a trip on the Mekong Delta.  The region covers an area of 39000 sq. miles, and inhabits over seventeen and a half million … Continue reading

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Cu Chi Tunnels & More – Saigon

The Cu Chi Tunnels are approximately 50 Km away from Saigon, and travel time, taking traffic into consideration is about one and a half hours. The scenery is great, and the highways/roads are in good shape, so as long as you have … Continue reading

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Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City)

(I’ll likely refer to it again, but I’ve written a great deal and have not complimented yet who was responsible for this wonderful experience we’ve been having.  Hats off to G-Adventures  for not only making arrangements for our travel guide (CEO) Minea but also, local … Continue reading

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Hoi An

Every day is pretty exciting on this trip, and although memorable, it is hard to establish what we did where, so I have to refer to the order of photos, and our tour itinerary to complete the blog! The weather … Continue reading

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Overnight Train & Hue

Photo a little blurry, but shows I was not the only one looking forward to this wonderful train trip to Hue! Of course with all our luggage in the berth with us, it was a little claustrophobic.  I picked the lower … Continue reading

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Halong Bay

On the 18th. We  boarded our bus in the morning for a 4 hour ride to Halong Bay. Roads were great, and lots beautiful countryside to see along the way. We made a short stop for a tour of a Pearl Farm.  So many long … Continue reading

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Second time around  with a post!

Trip started out with Kendal delivering us to the GP airport  and a 20 minute delay for our flight!   Good old Air Canada!  Thankfully that was not the norm for the rest of the trip. Stayed at  The Clique … Continue reading

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And we’re off!

The trip starts with a flight from Grande Prairie to Calgary on the evening of the 13th. Valentines Day 2017 is going to be a day for the books, and it is going to be a LONG one.  The schedule now is a 13:20 departure from … Continue reading

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Another Adventure on the way!

We are back on the road, or should I say plane, train, boat, and bus again! Departing Grande Prairie, Alberta on February 13th, 2017.  Another adventure to cross of the bucket list. With only a few weeks to prepare, we are … Continue reading

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