On the Mekong, Vietnam – 27 June 2007

We now sit upon a small boat on an estuary at the mouth’s end of the Mekong River. We just watched how ‘Coconut Candy” was made and had a nice lunch. There are 3 Irish girls and 4 British Guys on the tour with us, all of us making our way to Phnom Penh tomorrow.Continue reading “On the Mekong, Vietnam – 27 June 2007”

Between HCMC and Mekong Delta, Vietnam 27 June 2007

We have begun our journey south from Saigon to the delta region of the Mekong. Last night was hilarious! The first restaurant we went to had delicious food and the waitress asked my friend if he was Vietnamese, which is becoming a constant occurrence. But what was most funny was the next bar we wentContinue reading “Between HCMC and Mekong Delta, Vietnam 27 June 2007”

Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) 26 June 2007

Today is our third and final day in Vietnam’s crazy power house. Tomorrow we head south to the Mekong Delta – a nice change. After dinner yesterday we brought a bunch of CDs costing a cheap price and a couple of DVDs, one of which being the total collection of Pedro Almodovar. Anyway, just thenContinue reading “Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) 26 June 2007”