Without much time to explain at the moment: Sidney’s illness is most likely due to immense culture shock. She is fine one day and overwhelmed the next. It is most certainly understandable. All tests came back perfectly fine but keeping down food is still an issue. In the next few days we may need to may some drastic changes to our whole trip. I’m sorry I cannot elaborate any more but very soon you will all know everything that there is to.
A warning to all first time travellers: Hanoi is not the best city to get immersed in! But do not undermine it’s beauty and splendour and still make sure to see it. We flew down to Da Nang which is far more westernized and has incredible seafood and beaches to die for.
Here are some images from Hanoi and Ha Long Bay. I must go take care of my lady.