Asia 2019

Halong Bay, VietNam

I take a day trip from Hanoi to Halong Bay. I spend an entire day on the bay and even kayak to a secret lagoon. I even visit a fishing village and see the BIGGEST fish ever- they capture and feed it in preparation for a family celebration, like a huge wedding.

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Asia 2019

Hanoi, VietNam

DAY 46 continued..I’m happy the train ride was quick. I booked a single seat in the AC car, again. This time when I got on a man was in my seat- the window seat, and seemed displeased to see me. I showed him my ticket so he switched to the seat next to mine, in […]

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Asia 2019

Ninh Bình, VietNam

I spent 2 full days in Ninh Binh; actually I stay in Tam Coc. I was enamored with the landscape and scenery here. Every part of Tam Coc seemed authentic! I hiked to an amazing view point and took a row boat through 9 hidden caves.

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Asia 2019

Phong Nha, VietNam

I am limited to 1 full day in Phong Nha due to bus schedules… so I book a tour to see Phong Nha Cave and Paradise Cave. I end the post with recommendations and tips I wish I had beforehand.

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Asia 2019

Hoi An, VietNam

Absolutely, no questions asked, my FAVORITE place in my FAVORITE country outside of the USA. I continued to extend my stay every day, never truly wanting to leave. Even an ordinary day here had an impactful vibe. I can’t wait to go back.

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Asia 2019

Ho Chi Minh City, VietNam

Excited to switch gears and arrive to VietNam, a place I never imagined would be my favorite! I start in the South learning about the French influence, another perspective of the VietNam War, and try lots of AMAZING foods. It’s only the beginning of my obsession with this country.

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