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Vietnam - Day 4-3

VIETNAM | Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | Views [143]

After a long day, Ha appears to be enjoying our downtime. 

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Vietnam - Day 4-2

VIETNAM | Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | Views [185]

Ha Long bay.  Much like the Grand Canyon, it's a sight that pictures cannot do justice.  For the low price of $45 USD, you get an air conditioned coach ride from Hanoi to Ha Long, an experienced English speaking tour guide, boat ride ... Read more >

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Vietnam - Day 4-1

VIETNAM | Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | Views [157]

On the way to Ha Long bay, there's a quick break at a production facility where anything from large marble sculptures to artwork, to clothing is made and sold, ready to be purchased and shipped anywhere around the world.  Maybe I could fit one ... Read more >

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Vietnam - Day 4

VIETNAM | Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | Views [204]

Last day in Hanoi! Goodbyes to Bella, without her we wouldn't have had nearly as enjoyable of a visit.  The hotel may only be 3 stars, but the service she provided was beyond a 5 star experience. 

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Vietnam - Day 3-4

VIETNAM | Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | Views [167]

Doner kebap.  That's not a typo.  They serve one thing and one thing only. Donairs made with fresh ingredients, just sit, eat and watch the locals pull up on their scooters and get donairs to go, a process that takes less than 2 mins.... Read more >

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Vietnam - Day 3-3

VIETNAM | Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | Views [148]

Finally managed to find a cup of coffee that Travis actually likes. It only took a trip around the world to find it.  Cafe Sua da. Vietnamese iced coffee that is best served from a tiny shop like this. 

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Vietnam - Day 3-2

VIETNAM | Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | Views [147]

When visiting north Vietnam, phõ is the dish of choice.  $1.83 will get you a delicious bowl of phõ with beef.  Space is limited, but turnover is incredibly fast and well worth the 5 min wait. 

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Vietnam - Day 3-1

VIETNAM | Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | Views [125]

Just an ordinary day in Vietnam.  The keys to crossing the streets: 1. Avoid crossing in front of cars or trucks. You won't win.  2. Maintain a steady constant pace.  3. Pick a point on the opposite side of the street and head ... Read more >

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Vietnam - Day 3

VIETNAM | Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | Views [128]

The view from our balcony at the Hanoi paradise hotel.  The experience begins with Bella, a wonderful woman who greeted us with fresh juice and scented towels.  She then proceeded to provide us with detailed directions and suggestions ... Read more >

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Vietnam - Day 2-5

VIETNAM | Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | Views [143]

Drinking with the men in the family is a Vietnamese tradition that involves a lot of food and non-stop beer.  Good thing we're accountants. They had no idea who they were dealing with. 

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Vietnam - Day 2-4

VIETNAM | Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | Views [122]

1st of 3 dinner meals...but it's too good to resist. 

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Vietnam - Day 2-3

VIETNAM | Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | Views [151]

Fresh sugar cane juice is like drinking dreams floating on a cloud of angelic harp music. 

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Vietnam - Day 2-2

VIETNAM | Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | Views [128]

Well, no one brought cards, so we had to improvise. 

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Vietnam - Day 2-1

VIETNAM | Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | Views [168]

Gotta say, the chicks in Vietnam are stacked...

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Vietnam - Day 2

VIETNAM | Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | Views [141]

Breakfast on day 2.  Bun Bo Hue!  So tasty!

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Vietnam - Day 1-2

VIETNAM | Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 | Views [113]

Apparently we didn't eat enough, so an hour later we've got snails, mussels and clams. So full...but so delicious. 

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Vietnam - Day 1-1

VIETNAM | Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 | Views [188]

First meal in Vietnam, doesn't get any more authentic than this.  Home cooked chicken and pickled vegetables. 

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Vietnam - Day 1

VIETNAM | Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 | Views [186]

Just arrived in Vietnam, heading out to the countryside outside of Ho Chi Minh to get to our accommodations. 

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Philippine airlines

PHILIPPINES | Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 | Views [274]

No TVs on their planes, but a full meal on a 2 hour flight.  Travis particularly enjoyed the dessert that came with the meal. 

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Hong Kong - Goodbye 1

HONG KONG | Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 | Views [179]

Three backpacks and two suitcases? No problem for this guy!

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