In the northern reaches of Vietnam, just east of Hanoi and not far from the Chinese Border lies the World Heritage Site, Halong Bay. Halong is a lock on every tourists Vietnam travel itinerary and if it’s not, it should be. The bay is massive and features nearly 2,000 limestone karsts (‘stacks’ or ‘islets’) that shoot up from the flat turquoise sea, in varying shapes and sizes. The bay is stunning, mystical, magical, eerie,… Read More