132 Kms from Yen Bai
I made my way back to Vietnam in Mid Jan and decided I wanted to stay in one place for a while, so I made my way to the capital Hanoi and rented an apartment for a month. It was my first apartment ever and living in Hanoi was an absolute pleasure.After I leaving at the end of February Hanoi, I made my way to an island off the coast of Vietnam and stayed there for a while and camped out on the beach for the beach! Sleeping to the sound of the waves is such an incredible experience.
203 Kms from Yen Bai
Located about 2 hours drive from Hanoi, Ninh Binh offers some peace from the hustle and bustle of the cities, you can sail down the river in Tam Coc and visit the old capital while taking In the beautiful views that surround you in the county.8- Try some of the unusual street foodVietnam, like most of the Asian countries is known for its street food. While I stayed away from the dog and cat meat which is everywhere in the town we lived, we eat street food a lot and even tried some of more unusual dishes such as frogs and birds. You can also have some of the insects, however after trying them in Thailand, once was enough for me!9- Visit Uncle Ho in Hanoi
282 Kms from Yen Bai
When we arrive in Nong Kiaow, we realise that to see a place so beautiful, sometimes you have to suffer to be deserving of the view. Nong Kiaow is separated in two. One area for locals, the other seemingly built of guesthouses. We make our way across the bridge on foot to our designated Falang bungalow, and begin to drink in slowly, the view with a beer Lao on Laos time.