Monthly Archives: April 2012

Saigon to Vung Tau

Day 106, Thursday April 19 2012, HMC – Vung Tau Felt completely wasted after yesterday, we spent a lot of time walking in the heat  and it does take it out of you. I am going to have a couple … Continue reading

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Walk around Saigon

Day 105, Wednesday 18 April 2012, HMC Remarkably I was feeling OK after a few cocktails and beers last night, I think the cocktails were weaker than when they are at full price ! We were up early to get … Continue reading

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Cocktail hour or two

Day 104, Tuesday 17 April 2012, HMC Slow start to the day, though I wanted a down day to catch up on some blog posts as I am starting to get behind the eight ball again. Leonie had not been … Continue reading

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The Mekong Delta Tour

Days 101 -103, Sat/Sun/Mon 14-16 April 2012, Mekong Delta tour A new first – a three day post. I have managed to post pretty consistently for the past hundred days, odd glitch here and there, but the record has been … Continue reading

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War Remnants Museum

Day 100, Friday 13 April 2012, HMC Wow, one hundred days on the road, and still enjoying it too! All the remaining wedding guests were flying home today so some of us agreed to meet at the War Remnants Museum … Continue reading

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Cu Chi tunnels

Day 99, Thursday 12, April, Ho Chi Minh City Up early again as we had to be at the airport for 8.30 for our flight to Ho Chi Minh City (HMC), Dan and a few others were still really unwell … Continue reading

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Da Nang – failed planning day.

Day 98, Wednesday 11 April 2012, Da Nang. I think this was the first day where nothing was planned to start at 7.30 am for days, though I was still up early and down for breakfast for 7.30. Quite a … Continue reading

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Finally, a reason to plan – The Coast Path Walkway run

Malcolm Law is one of my New Zealand running trail running buddies and has done a couple of big charity runs in NZ in recent times – in fact he is wee legend as well as a top bloke. Mal … Continue reading

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Last day in Da Nang

Day 98, Wednesday 11 April, Da Nang Today was a rest day, really tired after a few bad nights sleep, some busy days and far too many nights spent over a glass or three – not that I have had … Continue reading

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Hue

Days 96 and 97, Monday and Tuesday, 09/10 April 2012, Hue Dan and Van had organised a bus for two days to take us all up for an overnight trip to Hue. We left pretty much on time at 8.00 … Continue reading

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