On our recent trip to Vietnam, I hired a bike for the day with a child seat when in Hoi An. We had a lovely day, enjoying the breeze along the river, stopping off to look at Temples and ancient Houses. I was sold on cycling with my four-year-old.
Then I went on a bicycle tour in Hanoi.
The Hanoi half day Cycle tour:
I ended up crossing main roads with several lanes of traffic and no crossing, my daughter on the back of the bike. Was I crazy or as one of my friends recently said, fearless? Neither really. I didn’t realise exactly what the tour involved. I booked a half day tour that posed the question “are you looking for countryside biking tour?” Yes! (I thought). However, we got was a heavy-duty tour in the rain with hardly any stopping…