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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

Christmas in a Muslim country

Jogjakarta was the highlight of the Java trip both for my daughter and me but getting there was a nightmare. It was the Christmas weekend. Not a problem in Muslim Indonesia, I thought. Wrong. Continue reading Christmas in a Muslim country