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'Tour of Beauty 1' - Cycling Vietnam

Saigon to Nha Trang, Via Da Lat.
December 21 - 26, 2013
Riders diary: Day 6 TOB: DaLat to Nha Trang 141.1 km  / 7:27:20 / 3,139 m.  Thursday, December 26, 2013; Final day including 4 hours to lunch from Dalat to Ngoan Muc pass.  Once over the pass the rest of the journey is downhill. Only issue of the day was the regular road re-surfacing all the way down. Otherwise it's a riders paradise. Video Day 6 Day 5 TOB: Rest Day in DaLat Rest Day. Around Da Lat area... Day 4: Phan Rang coast to Da Lat 108.0 km / 8:32:30 / 3,102 m Tuesday, December 24, 2013. Expecting the worst made for this day to be very enjoyable. After the first relatively flat 60kms from Phan Rang, the climb begins and goes on and on for at least 30km. However its ride-able even with a load and there was some water and services along the way. Biggest issue of the day was again the poor road surface condition. Much of the climb was on gravel. Video Day 4 Day 3: Phan Thiet to Phan Rang 163.0 km / 9:58:19 / 841 m  Monday, December …

Tour of Beauty 0.1 - Cycling Vietnam

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Meekong Delta - Saigon to Chao Duc, Cambodia and Phnom Penh 2014

The planned route will take 5 days starting again Saigon, passing through My Tho, Ben Tre, Canh Tho, crosing the Cambodian Border at Chao Duc and on to Phnom Penh! 

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Thanh Thien news (best English news paper in Vietnam)

Boracay Sailing


What an amazing region and an amazing holiday! Once you discover the Philippines there is no going back. Mount Mayon blew me away! I don't know why - It just completely inspired me.  Riding the ATV's around the base was great fun too! And the kids tried out the biggest zip line I've ever seen!