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Puducherry

I bussed south from Chennai and passed walled plots of coconut plantations, pine trees, an occasional rice paddy field and gained a taste of the old India. But resorts were encroaching on this farmland to the point where some farmers had signs plastered on boundary walls, “This property isn’t for sale.” Continue reading Puducherry

Phong Nha ke Bang bicycle ride

After arriving in Dong Hoi, I bused to Phong Nha ke Bang with an afternoon to spare before my cave tour. I took one of the bikes on offer from my hotel and set off to discover more rice paddy fields. Continue reading Phong Nha ke Bang bicycle ride