Category Archives: Vietnam

Day 50 Serei Saophoan to Aranyathepet – 52.6 kms

March 8, 2017 We are in Thailand – Together. Why would I put that, well we almost weren’t together. More about that later. We had a nice breakfast at the hotel and chatted to a young American woman who was … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Vietnam

February 2017 Vietnam was nothing that I expected it to be. I expected quiet roads, rural villages, scenes of oxen ploughing fields and friendly locals. Admittedly we road the A1 for most of the way down the coast, and the … Continue reading

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Day 39 An Nonh Tay to Bavet, Cambodia – 51.88 kms

February 25, 2017 The Tanjas Resort should more accurately be called a homestay. The owners live on-site and welcome you as if you are part of the family, chatting with them over a beer in the evening was very nice. … Continue reading

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Day 38 Ho Chi Minh to An Nonh Tay – 47.88

February 24, 2017 OMG you should have seen the look on the night manager’s face when he saw the bikes appear. It was priceless, he had no idea that they were still in the hotel. We had bought the bags … Continue reading

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Day 36 and 37 Ho Chi Minh – Rest Days

February 22 and 23, 2017 Ralf had a plan. He set the alarm for 6:00 a.m., went downstairs and bought the bikes up the stairs and into the room. The night security man was still asleep on the sofa and … Continue reading

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