Tuesday, 1st April 2014
Wanderlust - Nick Boulos
Nick Boulos travelled with us to Vietnam. Here he reports on his visit to the beautiful Halong Bay, and its lesser-known but no less beautiful neighbour, Bai Tu Long Bay. Though Halong Bay is beautiful, its UNESCO World Heritage Status (bestowed in 1994) has meant that the previously untouched bay has become a well-trodden tourist destination.
Bai Tu Long Bay has thus far escaped the invasion of mass tourism, and provides a refreshingly uncrowded and authentic experience.
Read part of Nick's article online here
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