Ha Giang Loop, Vietnam
A appropriate finale of my time in Vietnam, riding the Ha Giang loop in the very north of the country was nothing short of spectacular. We took our time riding over 4 days and exploring local towns and villages. We stayed in Ha Giang, Quan Ba, Dong Van and the last night we enjoyed a homestay in Yen Minh.
The Chinese boarder!
And then a month passed. October was a time of motion. Rewind to Day 1: I spent my first day walking Ho Chi Minh city taking in the energetic palpitation with wide tired eyes. After gaining my bearings in a pleasant plant-filled LA/Vietnam fusion AirBnB/cafe joint, I moved to a hostel in the heart of […]
When I received the phone call that I had been awarded the Bonderman Fellowship, I exclaimed: “oh my gosh! I could swear… holy shit!!” Months later and I still am searching for the words to describe the opportunity that has been awarded to me. This is a gift from the universe and I am deeply […]
There are two ways to experience a new place. The default is to contemplate the physical and sensory experience with a desire or need to categorize and label. The second way is to relax the physical body and relinquish your mind to the experience. In India, I learned how to experience the latter. I learned […]
Overview Ha Giang – Yen Minh Yen Minh – Dong Van Dong Van – Meo Vac Meo Vac – Ha Giang The highlight in the most northern province in Vietnam, Ha Giang, is without a doubt the Ha Giang Loop – a 320km journey starting and finishing in Ha Giang. And nothing beats sitting on […]
Traveling through Vietnam is done in so many different fashions. One of the most most popular ways is to buy a motorbike in either Hanoi or Ho Chi Min and ride all the way up the coast. Another option, less risky, is by bus, train, and car. It’s relatively cheap compared to the states to […]
In fact, there has been a boom in national and international tourism in recent years in Ha Giang region, the land known as paradise on earth. People are attracted by the pure beauty of Vietnam’s nature and the character of its people, which are at their best in this region. Spectacular scenery of green mountains, […]
The trip from Vinh Quang to Ha Giang was one hundred and four kilometres but after one climb in the morning it was a nice downhill, albeit rough at times, through small villages on a narrow winding road down to the main highway. The road suddenly became a broad flat two lane artery to Ha […]
Discover our itinerary with pictures… Hanoi, Halong Bay, Sapa, Ha Giang, Mékong And read about our adventures in Vietnam… An unforgettable trip to Sapa PART 1: It took us 18 hours to travel all the way from Bai Tu Long to Sapa… An unforgettable trip to Sapa PART 2: It is very cold in the room. Luckily, the blanket […]
ศาสตร์เกษตรดินปุ๋ย : ขอบคุณแหล่งข้อมูล : หนังสือพิมพ์ The Nation http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/Corporate/30358621 Central Group Vietnam introduces new retail concept Corporate November 15, 2018 16:20 By The Nation GO! Trading and Service Mall in Vietnam’s My Tho city province officially threw open its doors to customers after a two-week trial period that has proved its potential. Located in Tien Giang […]
My second visit here at Northern Vietnam and my first was five years ago. This time around we covered Sapa, Y Ty, Ha Giang, Dong Van and the Ban Gioc waterfall in Cao Bang. We drove along the road close to the border of Vietnam and China starting and ending at Hanoi. Acres and acres […]
From Hanoi we were on our way up to the town of Ha Giang to do the “extreme north” motorbike loop. It would take us to the northernmost city in Vietnam, close to the Chinese border. This motorbike loop actually wasn’t really on my radar before the trip. I had spotted cool scenery in the […]
Destination: Ha Giang Activities: motorbiking, cultural exploration, mountains, scenery Days/Nights: 5/4 Ha Giang is the most beautiful province in all of Vietnam. Ok, I know this is a bold statement but hear me out. Three years ago, I traveled Vietnam for 40 days from the north (as far as Sapa) to the south (Phu Quoc […]