VIETNAM

19 Vietnamese Drinks You’ve Got to Try

Yes you’ve got the coffee, but there are so many Vietnamese drinks you’ve GOT to try on your visit! Here’s a guide to all the ones I’ve enjoyed during my time! One thing I did not expect while staying here…

TAY NINH

How to Visit Ba Den Mountain from Ho Chi Minh City

Looking for a semi-close escape from the Saigon city air? Hop on over to Ba Den Mountain for the day! Also known as Nui Ba Den or Black Virgin Mountain, this is probably the most popular spot for Saigonese hoping…

HELGELAND COAST

Helgeland Coast: An Off the Beaten Path Introduction to Norway

Looking for an underrated part of Norway to visit? Look no farther than the Helgeland Coast! Back when my friend, Sher, and I visited our friend, Silvia, in Norway, we got our first introduction to a place I’d never heard…

HO CHI MINH CITY

8 Beautiful Catholic Churches in Saigon

Want to visit some beautiful Catholic churches in Saigon? Here are a few to add to your list! I have to say for a country of mostly atheists, Vietnam is home to some of seriously stunning religious structures. The really…

SAIGON

43 Things to Do in Saigon: the Ultimate Bucket List

And here it is — my ultimate list of all the best things to do in Ho Chi Minh City! When I first wrote this post ages ago, I’d only come for three days and mainly just did the big…

13 Magical French Pharmacy Skincare Products You’ve Gotta Try

My friend, Elissa, is back! This time with a very fun guide to the best French pharmacy skincare products she’s come across in her travels and research. I asked her to write this post because I’m fascinated by French pharmacies,…