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…

VIETNAM

Plan a Trip to Vietnam: The Logistics

If you’re trying to plan a trip to Vietnam and need to figure out the logistics, then this guide should answer all your questions. From wondering about how much things cost to which plug you need, it’s all here. Before…

Ho Chi Minh City

Things to Do in Ho Chi Minh City on Your First Visit

To be perfectly honest, I really didn’t know what to expect from this place! While I was noting the top things to do in Ho Chi Minh City, I was constantly overwhelmed by its sheer size. I was also a lot…

HOI AN

Top 12 Things to Do in Hoi An, Vietnam

My friend, Michelle, and I spent roughly five days in Hoi An, in between visiting Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi. Before getting to Vietnam, it was the place most of our friends or online acquaintances raved about. We were…