Leighton Literature’s Travel Guide to Vietnam.

Leighton Thomas travel blogger voice over editor English teacher

28 days, 13 locations, god knows how many sub-locations (I can’t be bothered to count), 80 articles. Interested in traveling Vietnam? Click below: https://leightonliterature.com/vietnam/    

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Travel Report: The National School (Truong Quoc Hoc) – Hue, Vietnam.

National School Truong Quoc Hoc Hue Vietnam

April 2018. If you’re in Hue and open to checking out something a bit different from the typical tourist trail, why not take a walk down to The National Shchool (Truong Quoc Hoc), a handsome French era secondary school that is none of the most esteemed educational establishments in Vietnam.

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Travel Report: The Perfume River – Hue, Vietnam.

Boat crossing The Perfume River Hue Vietnam

April 2018. Hue’s Perfume River is a bit of a Jekyll and Hyde affair. In the day the waters are largely dead, far from pretty (a kind of soupy grey-brown) and not a trace of perfume wafting in the air. Apparently that can only be experienced in late autumn when the riverbank flowers lose their […]

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Travel Report: Cat Ba National Park – Cat Ba Island, Vietnam.

At the entrance to Cat Ba National Park.

April 2018. Having walked the town harbour, hung out on pretty Cat Co Cove 3 Beach, taken in the awesome views from The Cannon Fort and explored the eerie corridors of The Hospital Cave, it was time for me to tackle Cat Ba Island’s island’s main draw, the gorgeous World Heritage-stamped mountain trails of Cat Ba […]

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