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,…

VIETNAM

How to Plan the Ultimate Leaving Vietnam Trip

So you’re leaving Vietnam. Maybe you were a teacher, worked for an international company, or even just got stuck here during an unexpected global pandemic like me! Here’s a guide to planning just one more trip in easily one of…

STOCKHOLM

3 Days in Stockholm: A Beginner Itinerary

Finally sharing my recommended 3 days in Stockholm itinerary. Here’s how I spent my first time in Sweden’s capital! After two weeks in Norway and a little under a week visiting friends in Örebro, Stockholm was the last spot on…

YOK DON

A Little Guide to Yok Don National Park

Curious about visiting Yok Don National Park in central Vietnam? Here’s a little guide on what to expect and how to plan! My trip to Yok Don was very, very random! I’d just gotten back for about 2 1/2 weeks…