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Travel Map and Photographs

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Travelled to Vietnam... arriving from Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), then travelled to/through; Ho Chi Minh, Binh Chau, Mui Ne, Da lat, Buon Ma Thuot, Gia Nghia, Phuoc Long, Ho Chi Minh (Vietnam) and back home via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia).





Old and New
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Saigon skyline soaring north, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam.





Saigon Streets
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Typical outdoor vegetable stall on the busy streets, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam.





Hot Springs
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Hot springs of the kitchie proletariat 'Binh Chau Eco Spa Resort', Binh Chau, Vietnam.





Salt Fields
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Harvesting salt from the flooded coastal fields near Thanh Phong, Vietnam.





Fishing Port
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Colourful fishing boats in the harbour, Mui Ne, Vietnam.





Skelter Shelter
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Shelter erected for tour guides at the beginning of the Red Gorges, just outside the small, hot and wind-swept town, Ap Thien Ai, Vietnam.





Night Markets
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Setting up at the Central markets in the Central Highland city, Da Lat, Vietnam.





Rubber Plantation
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One of the many rubber plantations that surround Buon Ma Thuot, Vietnam.





Drive-thru
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Local vegetable markets, Gia Nghia, Vietnam.





Cash Crop
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Cashews drying on the streets, Phuoc Long, Vietnam.





"Your Move..."
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Enjoying an afternoon game amongst friends, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam.




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Posted by joffre 16:19 Archived in Vietnam Tagged malaysia vietnam photography joffre Comments (0)

Silk Road Adventures

Travel Map and Photographs

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Travelled to Pakistan/China/Tibet/Vietnam... arrived Karachi (Pakistan) via Bangkok (Thailand)... then travelled to/through Karachi, Multan, Lahore, Rawalpindi/Islamabad, Taxila, Peshawar, Rawalpindi/Islamabad, Skardu, Gilgit, Karimabad, Passu, Sust (Pakistan) and passed over the Khunjerab Pass into Tashkurgan (China), then travelled through Kashgar, Urumqi, Tian Chi, Urumqi, Turpan, Hami, Dunhuang, Jiayuguan, Lanzhou, Chengdu (China), flew into Lhasa, Gonggar (Tibet) Chengdu, Kunming, Nanning then crossed into Vietnam and travelled through Sapa, Hanoi, Halong Bay, Hanoi, Hue, Danang, Hoi An, Nha Trang, Ho Chi Minh, Mytho, Ho Chi Minh (Vietnam), and back home via Bangkok, Koh Phangan (Thailand)...





Spice Markets
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Local stall at the markets in historic Multan, Punjab, Pakistan.





Rawalpindi Streets
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Breakfast stalls on the back streets, Rawalpindi, Pakistan.





Up the Khyber
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Late afternoon on a walkway across Trunk Road in the bustling border city, Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.





Passu Views
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One of the scary bridge crossings on the spectacular Zarabad/Hussaini trek that follows the Hunza River, south of Passu, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan.





Welcome
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Everyone is welcome in the small mountain village, Passu, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan.





Sunday Markets
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Garlic seller at the famous "Sunday Markets" where hundreds of local Uigur, Tajik, Kyrgy and Uzbek people arrive by donkey and cart each Sunday to trade their wares... a "very lively" scene, not to be missed! Kashgar, Xinjiang, China.





Fit Up
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Couple of kids outside a clothing store in the Erdaoqiao markets, Urumqi, Xinjiang, China.





Dunhuang Dunes
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Trekking the impressive Mingsha Shan sand dunes, near Dunhuang, Gansu, China.





Sated
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Lunch on the River Jin with Richard, Chengdu, Sichuan, China.





Potala Palace
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The imposing Potala Palace, taken late afternoon, Lhasa, Tibet.





Gandan Views
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Majestic mountain views during the reconstruction of Gandan Monastery, Dagze, Tibet.





Hengduanshan Ranges
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Flying from the Tibetan Plateau and heading over the Hengduanshan Ranges that separates Tibet from China.





Sapa Markets
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Hmong villagers selling their colourful embroidered garments to western tourists on Market day, Sapa, Vietnam.





Mountain Village
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Small rural village while trekking the mountains surrounding Sapa, Vietnam.





Saigon Rooster
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Cock fight in the back streets, Saigon (aka HCMC), Vietnam.






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Posted by joffre 15:44 Archived in Pakistan Tagged vietnam china photography tibet pakistan joffre Comments (0)

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