Winters Chilling Tales #19

Day 27 Return to the big smoke. Up for 0700 breakfast and then 0810 check out, boat transfer to Cat Ba Island and then 1 hour bus ride to wharf for our cruise of Ha Long Bay. This is where our tour to...

Winters Chilling Tales #18

Day 26 Not so Super Saturday (for me at least). We had an early start 0630 for breakfast and ready for boat transfer to our next boat to Cat Ba Island. I woke up fine and was first at breakfast and th...

Winters Chilling Tales #17

Day 25 Freaky Friday 13th. Today was massive. All up at 0700 down for breakfast returned to room and ready for pick up at 0800 for Ha Long Bay. The girls decided to get housekeeping back and made a &#...

Winters Chilling Tales #16

Day 24 School is a drag, let’s get out of Dodge. Slow start again with the kids being woken up at 0800 down for breakfast and back up for school work. This time with a twist we would set the gir...

Winters Chilling Tales #15

Day 22 Planning phase. Today we have been in Hanoi for 7 days and done bugger all. I probably shouldn’t say that but that is how it feels. Yes, we have started the girls schooling and have been ...

Winters Chilling Tales #14

Day 21 Lessons Learnt Outside of school. Well today to our delight Autumn is back and no longer ill. We made the trek down to breakfast and Autumn made up for her lost food intake with a bowl of cerea...

Winters Chilling Tales #13

Day 19 Maths mixed feelings. This morning covered off sum (pun intended) maths mentals with Spring. She is getting the different addition methods implemented and it is good to see progress is being ma...

Winters Chilling Tales #12

Day 18 Got to stop sleeping in. We have come to the conclusion that the kids are sleeping in too long. We are both committed to getting a big portion of their school work done in Hanoi while still enj...