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…

VIETNAM

All the Best Things to Do in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City

Trying to figure out what the best things to do in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City are? Don’t worry, this guide goes into the major sightseeing, museums to visit, where to eat, where to shop, and more! When I…

Vinh Long, Vietnam: A Complete Guide to this Magical Place in the …

Most people only ever do a day trip to the Mekong Delta (which is what I did on my first visit to Vietnam). However, if you’re looking to really enjoy this nice, almost sleepy area, I recommend slowing down and…

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…

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…