Packing List – Cycling Vietnam

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The inevitable question with a holiday looming – what do I pack? It became even more of a challenge when I was preparing myself for a solo cycle across Vietnam. Not only was I not a cyclist (so didn’t have the faintest clue what to bring for the bike), but I needed to keep the weight down because the fact …

Cycling Vietnam: Day Thirty-One

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Total Distance to Date: 2,046.34km Total Time to Date: 114 hours, 27 minutes I rode on into Vietnam just before lunch time with a grin across my face – I’ve done it. I started with this goal of riding across Vietnam, caring little of how long it would take me, just wanting to finish it and explore the country in …

Cycling Vietnam: Day Thirty

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Total Distance to Date: 1,979.15km Total Time to Date: 111 hours, 9 minutes It was a long one today! Like I said yesterday, I was going further today, to make sure that tomorrow is going to be an easy one… Still, I hadn’t expected 100km to pass under the wheels, but so it did. And here I am now, just …

Cycling Vietnam: Day Twenty-Nine

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Total Distance to Date: 1,878.95km Total Time to Date: 106 hours, 10 minutes You know those days. Those days where you finish your task and you just flop down on your bed because all your energy has gone, and you’ve just got nothing left. That was today for me. It took me about an hour after getting into my hotel …

Cycling Vietnam: Day Twenty-Eight

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Total Distance to Date: 1,802.55km Total Time to Date: 101 hours, 57 minutes I’ve done it – I’ve finished my latest little stint of riding and made it into Mũi Né. I’m sticking around here for the next few days to relax by the beach… Or maybe, if I can convince myself, I’ll tackle a few kitesurfing lessons! Once I’m …