A lot of travellers do “The Loop” while backpacking in Asia. The slow boat to Laos offers a local experience with beautiful scenery and a perfect place to meet fellow travellers to continue your trip with.
The Most Beautiful Restaurants in Vietnam including suggestions on what to order. These were the most beautiful restaurants & cafes I have been to during my time in Vietnam. The food was out of this world too! Highly recommended!
Mekong Delta (Vietnam). 'The food bowl of Vietnam, the Mekong Delta is an overwhelmingly green expanse but surprisingly heavily populated all the same. Those longing for a taste of local life far from fellow travellers will find it in many of the small, isolated cities in the Mekong’s forgotten (by tourism at least) corners.' http://www.lonelyplanet.com/vietnam/mekong-delta
Britain will fall silent for two minutes to remember the end of the First World War on Friday the 11th of November. This tradition of holding a silence was started by King George V to ensure that the ‘thoughts of everyone may be concentrated on reverent remembrance of the glorious dead.’ This d