Monthly Archives: January 2015

Hoi Ann

Moving on we caught our 4 hour bus from Hue to Hoi Ann. Hoi Ann we were told and read is a must stop destination. Being in the center of the country, most travelers stop here. It is known for … Continue reading

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Hue citidel, Tu Duc tomb

We took the night bus again from Phong Nha straight to Hue which was about 4 hours. Hue is known for its Citadel and tombstones of past emperors in the 17 and 1800s. We rented bicycles and rode over to … Continue reading

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Phong Nha, Phong Nha Cave

Our plan for Vietnam is to reach Ho Chi Minh city which is at the far south end of the country. We wanted to make some progress so decided to make a good chunk of progress and head to Phong … Continue reading

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Ha Long City, Ha Long Bay

My brother and Tessa had been to Ha Long Bay, a very popular tourist destination. They did a multi day cruise based out of a tour from the city. Following their advice we didn’t book a tour from the city … Continue reading

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Hanoi, Tam Dao, Ha Long City

The fight to Hanoi, Vietnam from Boston took about 36 hours door to door. I flew Boston to Chicago, Chicago to Tokyo, and Tokyo to Hanoi. The Old Quarter, where we were staying, was about an hour ride from the … Continue reading

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