Early start to visit the Tunnels where the Viet Cong hid from the American forces during the Vietnam war. Certainly not built for American frames and must have been a dreadful time for both sides. Booby traps in the jungle were vicious and though Vietamese have preserved this as a tourist experience to show how difficult life was for their soldiers came away feeling for the young GI s who were so out of their comfort zone and stood no chance here. On to a s...
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Such a shame to be leaving Hoi An it really is a spot of heaven so laid back and delightful - one place I could definitely return to someday. Stopped off at China beach on way to airport -check it out on the Internet. It's a fabulous beach , one the American troops used during the Vietnam war and still has lots of abandoned barracks close bye but is on its way to development so come quickly. Saigon is completely different fast and furious 8 million people and 2 ...