Upcountry Vietnam

  At 9 AM on a May morning, I boarded an “Open-Tour” bus in the Pham Ngu Lao backpacker area of downtown Saigon. From Saigon´s humid heat I was headed for the cool mountain air of Dalat, elevation 4,837 feet, in the Central Highlands. The orange-colored, double-decker bus which I entered was a “sleeper bus”, […]