Exploring Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park

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I rode into Phong Nha one afternoon after a long 80km stint of riding on the bike. I was utterly exhausted having had to skip lunch when I couldn’t find a place that would feed me. When I arrived at my Hostel (the Easy Tiger), the manager Seamus greeted me (we’d chatted a little online about my ride and he …

Photo Blog – Paradise Cave, Phong Nha

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If you’re heading to Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park, chances are you’re planning a trip to Paradise Cave. Only discovered in 2005, this was once thought to be the longest cave in the park (now that record has been overtaken by Sơn Đoòng Cave), and since it’s discovery, has been developed and opened up for tourists to see. This cave …

Caving Adventure – Buchan Caves, Victoria

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I remember the first time I was invited to go caving. I had no idea what it was. I was told to bring some shoes I wouldn’t mind getting muddy, and strongly advised to wear overalls. For those, like me, completely unaware of what this is, I’ll try and enlighten you! Caving essentially involves the exploration of a cave. But it’s …