VIETNAM

Temple Hopping & Dim Sum in District 5, Ho Chi Minh City

For a totally unique area to explore, check out the bustling District 5 in Ho Chi Minh City! One of the things I’ve really enjoyed about accidentally getting stuck in Saigon for six months is that I really have been…

JEJU

25 Unique Jeju Airbnbs You’ve Got to Book

Looking for a unique stay in one of Korea’s most unique places? Here are some very cute Jeju Airbnb stays you’ve got to book for your next trip! Jeju is forever on my mind. It’s by far my favorite place…

SAPA

A Secluded Sapa Itinerary & Tips for Your Trip

Want a different take on this famous region in northern Vietnam? Then check out this secluded Sapa itinerary for 3 days! I was luckily invited by Topas Travel for a four day trip to visit their Riverside Lodge as well…

SAPA

Hiking & Herbal Baths: Learning about the Red Dzao Tribe in Sapa

You can’t plan a Sapa itinerary without visiting and learning about one of their many tribes! We had a chance to get to know the Red Dzao tribe in particular as they live in the village that surrounds the Topas…

HO CHI MINH CITY

A Dreamy Staycation at the Odys Boutique Hotel

Recently, I was invited by the Odys Boutique Hotel for three nights for a little staycation right in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC). Here’s how it went! Want to hear a fun turn of events? So back…

HO CHI MINH CITY

Lockdown in Vietnam: What It Was Like

Back when we were still pretty locked down in HCMC, I started this post and finished it when we got news of quarantine ending. For some reason I never published it, but I thought I’d do so now for anyone…