keever - Answered a Question by Whitehouse (15 Nov 08 14:05)

Hi we did the cruise in 2006,we did the tour in vietnam with the criuse line as it is a way in.in korea we got the local taxi at the port and had a wonderfull time,ask the cost of the fare before you set out,he took us to all the sites and had a super lunch with him.in hong kong we did the same and again it was super and in japan also the samething we felt safe all the time but do ask the fare . HAVE A SUPER TIME .

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Carol - replied to keever (15 Nov 08 17:48)

Hope you didnt eat DOGS! Even if I won the Lottery I would not could not go there. Sorry, thats my thoughts alone!

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keever - replied to Carol (16 Nov 08 19:26)

Hi sorry you feel like that!!!! i am a vegetarian with a restruant,and no funny enough i did not eat dog or anything else that included meat !!! and you are missing out on life and the more people travel the more people learn and we should look to our own country on animal warfare and i know .......

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carol - replied to keever (19 Nov 08 14:06)

Thanks for your reply. I too wish I had the courage to totally give up meat. I also worked in my sisters restaurant for 12 years. I just find it so appalling that some of these countries treat dogs and cats as a food supply. The way they are butchered gives me nightmares. I know that our country is also appalling in the way that animals are slaughtered for consumption. I in my line of work have an insight to the cruellty that is inflicted on our companion pets. That is the only reason I commentated on (Hope you didnt eat dogs) Well done you! Know I am missing out on some probably fab places. But thats the way I am. Wish I could change things. But cannot. Will keep trying in my own small way though.

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keever - replied to carol (20 Nov 08 14:04)

Hi we all have to do all we can for all animals ,we have just got back from the holy land criuse and i can not believe the cruellty in greece.It was awfull and i am trying to get help for some we saw there!.But the more we all see and report the better it will be (i hope).

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aldrich - Answered a Question by Whitehouse (15 Nov 08 15:03)

It is easy to find recommendations of local tour operators if you look in the right place - go to a browser and enter 'message asia cruise' and the first link returned should give you all the info you need .

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Whitehouse - replied to aldrich (16 Nov 08 09:20)

Thanks so much. We are all new to this!!

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