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Travel map and Photo Blog - Vietnam

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Travelling to Vietnam... arriving in Ho Chi Minh (Vietnam) via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), then travelling to/through; Ho Chi Minh, Binh Chau (Southeast), Mui Ne (South Central Coast), Da lat, Buon Ma Thuot, Gia Nghia (Central Highlands), Phuoc Long, Ho Chi Minh (Southeast),(Vietnam) and back home via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia).



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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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At the lively 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.



Other Vietnamese photos from my travels;

Vietnamese photos - (PhotoStream)




◄ Japan/Korea 2012 ---------------- Table of Contents ---------------- Melaka 2013 ►

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Silk Road Adventures

Travel map and Photo Blog - Pakistan, China, Tibet, Vietnam

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Travelling to Pakistan/China/Tibet/Vietnam... arriving in Karachi (Pakistan) via Bangkok (Thailand)... then travelling to/through Karachi, Multan, Lahore, Rawalpindi/Islamabad, Taxila, Peshawar, Rawalpindi/Islamabad, Skardu, Gilgit, Karimabad, Passu, Sust (Pakistan), passing over the Khunjerab Pass, Tashkurgan, Kashgar, Urumqi, Tian Chi, Urumqi, Turpan, Hami, Dunhuang, Jiayuguan, Lanzhou, Chengdu (China), Lhasa, Gonggar (Tibet) Chengdu, Kunming, Nanning (China), 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)...



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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 the '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 fighting in the back streets, Saigon (aka HCMC), Vietnam.





Other travels to China include;

South West China 2010 - Exploring South West China.
Mongolia/China 2008 - Exploring east coast China and Mongolia.


Other photos from my travels;

Pakistan photos - (PhotoStream)
Chinese photos - (PhotoStream)
Vietnamese photos - (PhotoStream)





◄ Indonesian Adventures 1993 -------- Table of Contents -------- Sulawesi 1996 ►

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