During my first visit to Vietnam, time was limited and I didn’t get the opportunity to go to the Northern Highlands of Vietnam despite almost every backpacker I met raving about their trip.
So, with temperature and humidity still sky-high in Hanoi, we decided to take a long weekend up in Sapa. Continue reading Escaping the heat of Hanoi: A trip to Sapa
If you have ever been to Vietnam, you will know that you can eat almost everything in this country from intestine broth (Phá lấu), to chicken feet to fertilised duck eggs. Continue reading Adventurous Eating: Trying rat meat in Bắc Ninh
It’s been waaaay to long since I posted so over the next few days, I’m going to attempt to bring my blog back up to date, starting with this post from August (yea…I know) Continue reading It’s been a while: making amends – Con Dao
I thought I would post a little update on our first week in Hanoi – I’ll keep it brief and … Continue reading Flat-hunting, food and storms of Hanoi
Arrival I got up to Penang from KL in the afternoon on the 21st July, where I was to meet … Continue reading Penang Reunions!
From Siem Reap I flew into Kuala Lumpur, or KL as everyone seems to say. My friend Laura recommended a … Continue reading KL Quickly!
I arrived in Siem Reap Airport and found myself a way to get to town – motorbike me thinks, I’m … Continue reading I’m all templed out!
Arrival and nightime shenanigans We (myself and Ben, the guy I met in Hoi An) arrived in Saigon at about … Continue reading A Saigon Sampler
Hoi An Day One I took the bus from Huế to Hoi An and managed to meet the same guys … Continue reading Vietnamese rum and the ‘Glorious Twelth’
I arrived back in Hanoi after a thoroughly enjoyable few days in Ha Long Bay only to have some dinner … Continue reading Top of the morning ‘Thu’ You!