Posts Tagged "vietnam"

Snippet tip

Snippet tip

 
One of the best child taming options: ice cream. This one was eaten in Hoi An, Vietnam.

Ha Long Bay’s bad weather and affirming we are not suited to tours

Ha Long Bay’s bad weather and affirming we are not suited to tours

 

 
 
How to visit Ha Long Bay was one of the hardest plans we had to craft out so far. The place is so touristy that it is over-saturated by promises … Continue reading

 
Halong Bay – sneak peak

Halong Bay – sneak peak

 
 
We did it. After all the drama and stress we spent the last two nights on a boat in one of the most magnificent surroundings we have seen. Our legs … Continue reading

Finding authentic Vietnam in the tourist cloud of Hoi An

Finding authentic Vietnam in the tourist cloud of Hoi An

Hoi An, a small city in the middle of the long slender Vietnam, has a history that stretches 2000 years back to the Champa Empire, when it was a commercial … Continue reading

 
Outside Dalat in pictures – temples, new religions and a lot of rain

Outside Dalat in pictures – temples, new religions and a lot of rain

Dalat is a beautiful city no doubt, but you have barely scraped the surface if you limit yourself to just roaming its hilly streets up and down without seeing what … Continue reading

Cua Dai beach – immersing with the local tourists

Cua Dai beach – immersing with the local tourists

Popular Vietnamese beaches are not for the faint hearted lovers of privacy and personal space.
After a wonderful morning scootering around Hoi An, we ended up on a beach and after … Continue reading

 
Crazy House in Dalat – a photo journey

Crazy House in Dalat – a photo journey

The Crazy House is one of Dalat’s must see tourist destinations, or so you would think reading any guide about the place. Intrigued, we set off on our scooters with … Continue reading

One Minute in Saigon

One Minute in Saigon

I have fallen deeply in love with the numerous street cafes and restaurants that line up just about every pavement or dirt lining the street in Asia. If you have … Continue reading

 
Da Lat when you are six years old

Da Lat when you are six years old

Join me in seeing this city through my daughter’s eyes.
The only negative part of hiring scooters in the places we stop at is that it means I cannot take my … Continue reading

Is this Vietnam?

Is this Vietnam?

We are more than a week in this country and I can only say that except for the cone-shaped hats, which do dot the landscape extensively, and a few rice … Continue reading