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A Rising and Decending Dragon…Cat Ba Island

Every hotel and travel agent in Hanoi and most of Vietnam want to sell you a tour to Halong bay. It is probably the most famous destination in the whole country and so there are dozens of companies to choose between, each with various durations and options for your trip. To be honest we were a bit overwhelmed with choice…we didn’t ¬†know what style of boat we wanted to take or what canoe trips we wanted to do! Couldn’t someone just pick one for us?


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