Would you like to be my curator for the next photography exhibition?Continue reading “Curator: Photography Exhibition”
Popular with trekkers, Sapa is a small town nestled among the high Hoàng Liên Son Mountain range, in Northwest Vietnam and famous for its delicate, rugged scenery, but also its rich cultural diversity. Continue reading “Surreal Sapa – Northwest Vietnam”
If you’re seeking a plethora of experiences on your Vietnamese sojourn, then this is definitely your city! Not only is Hanoi renown for its centuries-old architecture, but also for its melange of rich culture with Southeast Asian, Chinese, and French influences. Continue reading “Authentic Hanoi – Northern Vietnam”
Gorgeous Hạ Long Bay includes more than 1,960 islands and islets of which most were formed in prehistoric times, tens of thousands of years ago from dramatic limestone karst! Continue reading “Rainy Hạ Long Bay – Northern Vietnam”
The scenery is stunning around Ninh Binh, which is a very laid back city in the Red River Delta region without too many foreign travellers. Love finding the non-touristy places but also bracing myself for Haiphong and the Ha Long Bay onslaught next week! Continue reading “Ninh Binh caving and Haiphong – Northern Vietnam”
December, 2014-January, 2015
As any traveller will agree, the thirst to find destinations devoid of hordes of tourists is becoming much more difficult to seek out. Dong Hoi (Đồng Hới) delivers on this elusive quest and as a result, you will experience many welcoming friendly locals and many ‘hellos’!
Continue reading “Dong Hoi – Northern Vietnam”
Spending a relaxed Christmas in central Vietnam’s gorgeous Hue before the onslaught of Vietnamese roads again…
Whether you like relaxing in a city or prefer everything a vibrant city has to offer, one of these two very different cities will satisfy any travel urge! Lose yourself in either Da Nang or Hội An for these very different reasons. Continue reading “Da Nang and Hội An – Central Vietnam”
Dalat’s beautiful countryside is renown as the region that supplies fresh produce to most of Vietnam – what a complete contrast to Nha Trang’s seaside resort town. Continue reading “Vietnam’s Dalat to Nha Trang”
Welcome to Saigon – a tireless city!
Like many big cities in South East Asia, all your senses are fully accosted when you first arrive in this loud city. But unlike other cities, Saigon exudes a sultry magnetism, which entices me to return, I can’t explain why… Continue reading “Sultry Saigon”
Deciding on a quick stopover in Southern Vietnam’s Can Tho before hitting the hustle and bustle of crazy Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City), never expected what happened next… Continue reading “Intriguing Can Tho – Southern Vietnam”
The sketchy plan for the day is to travel from Kampot in Cambodia via the border crossing at Hà Tiên in Vietnam, then hopefully catch a ferry across to the final destination of Phu Quoc Island to relax. Continue reading “Another border – Kampot, Cambodia to Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam”