Our 8 favourite things to do in and around Hanoi, Vietnam

Vietnam's capital, Hanoi, may not be the most beautiful city the country has to offer, however it's probable you'll have to pass through here...

Luang Prabang, Loas – the good and the bad

We spent 5 days exploring the quaint little town of Luang Prabang in the northern province of the same name in Laos. Although the...
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Trekking with locals in the Sapa mountains, Vietnam

We spent two days living with the ethnic tribesmen of the Sapa Valley in northern Vietnam. We hiked through the breathtaking mountains and rice...

Vietnam – way more than just taylor made clothing and yummy food

Its a little shameful to admit that before travelling to Vietnam, all I associated the country with was the Vietnam War, tropical jungle, taylor...

Vietnam by bus – the cheapest and easiest way to travel

When we think of Asia we think of chaotic traffic and almost non-existent road rules. So what do you do if you want to...
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Tasting dog meat in Vietnam

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VqhxAg07FGI?cc_lang_pref=en&cc_load_policy=1] VIEWER DISCRETION IS ADVISED FOR DOG LOVERS Our goal on this trip is to immerse ourselves in local cultures and try to experience a...

Vietnam visa for half the price and no hassles

When we were planning our trip to Vietnam we researched online thoroughly before applying for our visas. We found two very contrasting methods of...
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Cruise to Halong Bay – Vietnam

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UOc5VBy3aiM?cc_lang_pref=en&cc_load_policy=1] We took a 1-night cruise to Halong Bay, in Vietnam. The group of 3 thousand islands is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and...

Tragedy Strikes in a Baja Oasis

This week we get hit with some tragic news. Even though we find a lush oasis in the middle of Baja California, travelling isn't...