8 items found
- don't get hanoi'd by my vietnopsis
TU LONG BAY - Dotted with jagged limestone islands, surrounded by emerald sea, Halong Bay is one of Vietnam's Don't drink the tap water in Vietnam. Strictly bottled water only. Vietnamese Dong comes in denominations ranging from 200 to 500,000. Violent crime is rare in Vietnam, but snatch-and-grabs/pick-pocketing does happen, so be vigilant. #hanoi #vietnam #northvietnam #halongbay #baitulongbay #trainstreet #asia #southeastasia #redriver #grab
- two days in the city with two names
the non-communist South Vietnam (backed by the United States), in the Vietnam War (known as the 'America War' in Vietnam). The war ended in 1975, when North Vietnam captured Saigon. In order to combat better-supplied American and South Vietnamese forces during the Vietnam War, the Viet The most common way to say 'cheers' in Vietnam is 'yoooooooo'.
- 2019 travels
After quickly passing through BKK, I went on to meet a friend in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, for a couple It was 34°C (93°F) in Vietnam and then only 4°C (39°F) in Riga, Latvia, when I landed, two days after I decided to go with some girlfriends to Taiwan, Hong Kong, Laos and back to Vietnam (north this time easterneurope #naples #florida #bangkok #thailand #bkk #asia #southeastasia #hochiminhcity #saigon #vietnam