Monthly Archives: January 2009

Cambodia pics (Day 117)

I have finally gotten around to creating an album of pics for Cambodia on the photos page.  I met so many great people in Cambodia and had a blast.  Cambodia has a great mix of amazing temples/culture, scary history, and … Continue reading

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Eating pig’s blood for the Lunar New Year in Sapa (Day 115)

I had the pleasure of spending Tet (Vietnamese Lunar New Year) in/around the town of Sapa in Northern Vietnam.  It is a small place up in the mountains.  The air is cold and clean.  I wanted to do some trekking and … Continue reading

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Hanging out in Hanoi and Halong Bay (Day 108)

Oohh, the alliteration.  Here is a short post to let you know what has been happening lately.  I hope it lets you procrastinate from your job!  I have been cruising up the Vietnamese coast, making stops in Nha Trang, Hoi … Continue reading

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Good morning, Vietnam! (Day 101)

What?  Has somebody used that line already? I arrived in Vietnam about one week ago.  I’m into it so far.  Food and beer are cheap.  The budget hotels are nice.  It seems like ages ago when I stayed in dirty … Continue reading

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The biggest religious structure on the planet, crashing a funeral on NYE, trekking in the jungle, beautiful beaches (Day 92)

All of these things I have experienced in Cambodia in the last 10 days. It has been an excellent country to visit. I have stayed here much longer than I expected. Before I get into this craziness, I should mention … Continue reading

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