“I’m Gai!” Love has it’s own language, sometimes not easily understood

After an uneventful train ride from Quy Nhon to Ho Chi Minh City (an all night ride which we “slept” through), Grace and I found ourselves on another bus for the last leg of our tour. I was feeling more comfortable with this ride – it was an actual bus, the driver wore a uniform, […]

Posted at 1:15 am on February 27, 2012 | 3 comments | Filed Under: Travel | Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , , , | Continue reading

The Bus Ride from Hell

Two things about our visit to Quy Nhon that really stick out about the trip. First, we embarked on a hellish six-hour bus trip to get there, and second, we ended up being the only Westerners in this coastal city located in Central Vietnam. The bus trip from hell… Everything about the bus trip started […]

Posted at 11:32 pm on January 29, 2012 | 6 comments | Filed Under: Travel | Tagged: , , , , , , , , , | Continue reading


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