VIETNAM

Con Dao, Vietnam: An Island Travel Guide

Planning to visit the lesser known Con Dao, Vietnam? Here’s all my best advice based on my trip! Nearly every long term expat I know in Vietnam has fond memories of Côn Đảo. It’s the kind of place you can…

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The Perfect Girls’ Weekend at Anantara Mui Ne

Ahhhh one of the pitfalls of being an expat — the goodbyes! It’s always a little easier if you plan something fun, which is just what we did with our girls’ weekend at Anantara Mũi Né! With one weekend to…

VIETNAM

A Guide to Little Japan Saigon: A Peak into Hem 15b Le …

Easily one of the most … unique things to do in Saigon is to pop into the small maze of alleyways behind the entrance of Hem 15b Le Than Thon. Once you cross under the entrance arch, you’ll find yourself…

MEKONG DELTA

A Wellness Escape to Azerai Can Tho

I finally made it to Cần Thơ! Ever since my trip to Vinh Long, I’ve been wanting to see more of the Mekong Delta. I realize now the day trip I did really only covers a tiny part of this…

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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…