Ha Long Bay

Sacha, Rosa and I were picked up from our hostel in Hanoi and driven to Hai Phong and the pier where we would embark on a 3-day tour of Halong Bay. The Bay is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, considered spectacular for its hundreds of thousands of limestone karsts—monolithic islands topped with dense vegetation. Some…

Hanoi

Sacha and I went out for beer and street donuts in Vietnam’s capital city, Hanoi, and started researching for our trip to Halong Bay. Then, even though there were 20 beds in our long skinny dorm at Asia Backpacker Hostel,  the room was surprisingly quiet and we had a good sleep. In the morning, walked…