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ABC interview – Vietnam catch up!

ABC interview – Vietnam catch up!

By on Nov 26, 2014 in Ho Chi Minh, Media, Travel experiences, Travel with kids | 0 comments

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A couple of weeks ago we did another catch up interview with Belinda from ABC radio in Tasmania.  It was our last day in Vietnam and she asked us lots of questions about what it was like to live there in a communist country, plus we talked about eating to dog/cat etc. 🙂 Luckily you didn’t need to get up and listen too it at 7am because we have a copy for you...

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Ho Chi Minh – a new window on the world

Ho Chi Minh – a new window on the world

By on Nov 11, 2014 in Ho Chi Minh, Life Lessons, Travel experiences | 0 comments

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This week we have been exploring Ho Chi Minh City and just like with every move we’ve made, its provided us with a new window on the world.  A new perspective if you like. There are the basic things that change, like the actual view from the window.  I still haven’t gotten tired of watching people go by doing their daily activities – always busy....

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The Tunnel Tour

The Tunnel Tour

By on Nov 10, 2014 in Ho Chi Minh, Travel experiences, Travel with kids | 1 comment

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Yesterday we went on a tour around the war tunnels at Cu Chi.  Firstly we went on a bus and drove to a place were they made art and lots of sculptures.  They used egg shells in their work. Then we got back on the bus and drove to the tunnels, where we got our tickets.  The first thing we did at the tunnels was watch a video about the them.  Then we headed out to...

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Vietnam war problem with America?

Vietnam war problem with America?

By on Nov 10, 2014 in Ho Chi Minh, Travel experiences, Travel with kids, Work and travel | 1 comment

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While we’re in Vietnam we decided to learn a bit about about its history, we found the museums and the war tunnels (Cu Chi tunnels) the best places to find this information.  We found them all very anti-American. Almost every sentence in one of the videos at the war tunnels had something about killing Americans and about how the Americans were killers and...

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