So you have a couple of days in Hanoi and have no idea where to start! Fear not, I have devised the ultimate whistle-stop tour for Hoan Kiem, where the action is at 😉 . There are lots more places for each category, but these are my favourites: *By the way, have you […]
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In my Ultimate Motorbiking Adventure In Ha Giang, I saw many sights more stunning than words can describe. Dong Van however, just felt different. I think it’s the best town in Vietnam. Find out why here and in my interview with Phan Tan Evid below: A Wet Arrival In Dong Van After […]
Wait… Where? What’s Ha Giang? Ha Giang my friends, is another name for a secret paradise for adventure lovers with motorbikes. A province in Northern Vietnam along the Chinese border, it contains Lung Cu; Vietnam’s northern most point and ten diverse districts inhabited by 22 ethnic minorities and filled with culture. One of […]
Hanoi is Marmite Central – you love it or you hate it. Right now, I feel waves of nostalgia for it, because I’ve just left after 7 months of living and teaching English there, but it’s not all candyfloss and unicorns. Some people, like Anthony Bourdain fall in love with Vietnam as […]
I burst out laughing when I scrolled down my Facebook feed. I was lying on my bed in my Airbnb in Canggu, North Kuta and this cartoon by Mila Gerber popped up in the ‘Bali expats’ group. It was a caricature of the different types of male expats around Bali and […]