Vietnam Basics


-         Communist Government


-         They refer to the war as the ‘American War’


-         The motorcycle / scooter is the primary means of transportation


-         Motorcycle traffic in the city is crazy, yet impressive.  A French dude called it  ‘the dance.’


-         The people here are great.  I have several new friends.


-         The Government is trying to increase tourism to the country.


-         Lots of museums and tourist attraction deal with the war.