Apparently Jamal Idris was the victim of a kidnap attempt in Vietnam while on a Contiki tour. Not sure how common this is , or whether he had a few to many and started wandering into neighbourhoods that he should not have been in.
I used to live in Ho Chi Minh.
It’s great but still dangerous.
I’d suspect the big fella was flashing too much cash about. You need to be discrete because eyes are always on you.
Yep,i play Golf with a Travel Agent that spends a bit of time up there,Crims. are starting to get more brazen the last few years,slowly catching up with the rest of Asia as far as Crime goes.