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Discovering the Wonders of Vietnam

Tuesday 06 February 2024

Discovering the Wonders of Vietnam

From the chaos of Hanoi to the serene beauty of Ha Long Bay, our expedition captured the very essence of Vietnam's captivating charm.

Our trip kicked off in Hanoi, where the hustle and bustle of the Old Quarter greeted us with a symphony of motorbike engines and market banter. We delved into the heart of Vietnamese cuisine, tasting bowls of steaming pho and crispy banh mi at every corner. Lined with lanterns, the streets enticed us to delve into the history within the ancient temples and colonial architecture.

Leaving the hustle and bustle behind, we sought refuge in the tranquility of Ha Long Bay. A traditional junk boat cruise provided us a respite from the everyday grind as we sailed through the beautiful landscapes.

In the south, Ho Chi Minh City was filled with energy. From the War Remnants Museum to the bustling Ben Thanh Market, the city showcased the resilient spirit of the Vietnamese people. We meandered through the Mekong Delta, encountering floating markets and lush landscapes. 

Our four weeks of friendship, food, and fascination concluded in the tranquil beaches of Phu Quoc. As we relaxed beneath swaying palm trees, reminiscing about the myriad experiences, it became clear that Vietnam had left an indelible mark on our hearts.