But Thap pagoda

Vietnam: Off-the-beaten-track Pagodas

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The capital of Vietnam, Hanoi is steeped in historical culture and this travel diary details some of the most off-the-beaten-track Pagodas in Hanoi, which the usual tourist trail would not allow you to see. Setting off from Hanoi After breakfast I joined Phuong and Tom and we headed east out of Hanoi to visit some… Read more »

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Street view of Hanoi, Vietnam

Hanoi: Homestay in Son Thai

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From Hanoi to further Southeast of Vietnam in the Son Thai province, this travel diary gives an insightful look at the cultures and experiences you can expect from an off-the-beaten track Vietnam tour.   After a morning running around Hanoi taking photos it was time to head to a more relaxed place. We drove Southeast… Read more »

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Vietnam: Ba Be Lake

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This travel diary gives you an insightful look into the wonders you can expect to see from an off-the-beaten track tour in North East Vietnam‘s Ba Be Lake. We drove North out of Hanoi, through the frenetic traffic of the city until the roads got quieter.  Phuong, my guide for the Northern leg of the… Read more »

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Vietnam: Dong Ky

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A piece not only on how talented the craftsmen are in Vietnam, but also something to show you why Dong Ky is a place on the map you should put a pin in.   Dong Ky   A great place to visit near Hanoi and one that is not on the tourist trail is Dong… Read more »

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Fishing boat in Kep, Cambodia

Cambodia: Kep & the South Coast

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If you have ever wanted to visit Cambodia then this travel diary of the Cambodian South Coast will give you a taste of what to expect as David McGuinness, Director at Travel The Unknown, explores the culture, cuisine and local villages, as well as pointing out some parts you might want to give a miss!… Read more »

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Cambodia: Heading South

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If you have ever wanted to visit Cambodia then this travel diary of the Cambodian South Coast will give you a taste of what to expect as David explores the culture, cuisine and local villages, as well as pointing out some parts you might want to give a miss!   After a quick morning walk along… Read more »

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Vietnam: Tribes of the Central Highlands

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Learn more about the traditional cultures of Vietnam in this travel diary exploring the tribes of the Central Highlands on a once in a lifetime, off the beaten track tour of Vietnam. Like many tribal groups around the world the minorities of the Central Highlands (as they are known here) live a traditional lifestyle in… Read more »

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