Our cruise editor, Susan J. Young, continues her blog series about Exploring Asia, this time focused on Seabourn Ovation's port days in Da Nang and Ha Long Bay, Vietnam. Check out her firsthand report.
In 1994, a month after the U.S. embargo for travel to Vietnam was lifted, Susan J. Young journeyed to Ho Chi MInh City, Vietnam. Last month, she returned on a Seabourn Ovation cruise and set off on the line's "Soul of Saigon" shore excursion -- here's how the city has changed.
As Seabourn Ovation sailed to Sihanoukville, Cambodia, Travel Agent's Cruise Editor, Susan J. Young, went ashore to explore temples, stroll through an "authentic" local market and see fast-paced development. Check out her firsthand report.