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Cycling Vietnam - tips/companion

  • shreeva

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    29th June, 2014
    Location New Zealand
    Posts: 2

    I'm flying into Ho Chi Minh on 24th July 2014, and I fly out of Hanoi on 5th Aug and am looking for a travel companion to cycle with me for most/part of the journey. I am thinking of taking a couple of train trips along the way, so maybe cycling for around 6-7 days in total roughly. Ive done a little cycling before, but not on this scale. I'm in my late 30s and am quite fit, but I'm not taking this too seriously. I'm hoping it'll be a fun/active holiday.

    Any tips for doing this trip?

    Routr to take, cities to stop in. Roads to avoid/take? I hear SH1 is very busy.

    #1 Posted: 29/6/2014 - 19:00

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  • lobmarley

    Joined Travelfish
    3rd July, 2014
    Posts: 1

    Hey there, I'm currently in Siem Reap and about to head in to Vietnam - this sounds like something I could get on board with.

    I had been planning on buying a bike - but the fitness element really appeals.

    Are you on Facebook? If so we could swap accounts and chat on there?

    #2 Posted: 3/7/2014 - 01:36

  • shreeva

    Joined Travelfish
    29th June, 2014
    Location New Zealand
    Posts: 2

    Hey lobmarley, sure I'm shreevey3 on FB - chat soon my friend.

    #3 Posted: 3/7/2014 - 07:17

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