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Halong bay : Bruce Peck Adventures

The Coolest National Park I’d Never Heard Of

I owe James Cameron an apology. Following our visit to Ha Long Bay, I may have implied that he needed to use more of the Earth’s natural beauty in his movies rather than relying on computer graphics. It turns out he was at least two steps ahead of me. Step 1 – Knowing Zhangjiajie National Park existed I hadn’t heard of it before we entered China. I still don’t know how to pronounce it. Step 2 – Using the natural beauty of Zhangjiajie... Read More

Ha Long Bay in Pictures

My expectations for Ha Long Bay had been growing for weeks after hearing the impressions of other travelers and reading online. If anything, Ha Long Bay exceeded those expectations. It’s as if the floating Hallelujah mountains from Avatar fell from the sky into a green ocean. Karsts, limestone protrusions that tower thousands of feet in the air, dot the near and distant horizon in just about every shape physics will tolerate. There are over... Read More