Asia, Vietnam

15 Things you need to know about cruising Halong Bay 

When Matt and I started planning our first trip to Halong Bay we were totally and completely overwhelmed. There are so many cruise companies to choose from and, if I’m honest, I found a lot of their websites looked a little less than reputable which freaked me out (a lot!) We’ve had the pleasure of […]

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Asia, Vietnam

Ultimate Itinerary: How to spend an amazing week in Vietnam

It’s safe to say Vietnam is one of my favourite destinations in Asia. There’s so much to love, from the busy, bustling streets of Hanoi to the unbelievable beauty of Halong Bay. In my experience, Vietnam offers a uniquely chilled out experience, where everything seems to be easy. I fell in love with the people, […]

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Asia, Vietnam, What to pack

What to pack for a trip to Vietnam

I‘ve been lucky enough to visit Vietnam a few times and it remains one of my favourite destinations in South-East Asia. It has a distinctly peaceful vibe to it, a relaxing atmosphere that should feel strange given the constant buzzing of scooters and local chatter on the streets. All the same, it’s incredibly peaceful and […]

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Asia, Vietnam

Everything you need to know about visiting Hanoi

When it comes to budget-friendly destinations, it’s pretty hard to go past Vietnam. Not only will you find a visit to Vietnam incredibly affordable, you’ll also discover the locals are lovely, the food delicious and the sights fantastic. There are some great parts of Vietnam waiting to be explored and one of my favourites has […]

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