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  • traceyspacey

    Joined Travelfish
    17th July, 2007
    Posts: 1

    Posted from within Vietnam.

    Has anyone done this recently? Were you issued a 30 day visa on arrival?

    #1 Posted: 17/7/2007 - 16:35

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  • Guernseystu

    Joined Travelfish
    10th July, 2007
    Posts: 108

    Make sure that your Viet Nam visa states Lao Bao as the exit point. Mine didn't (agent in Pnom Penh applied on my behalf) and I had to turn back and bribe an immigration officer in Dong Ha to change my exit point. Too much hassle to mention but I got out in the end.

    Once you get through it's a long lumpy road and getting to Thailand after that is a wonderful experience.

    #2 Posted: 26/7/2007 - 04:58

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