Saigon Brunch: 6 Delicious Breakfast Spots to Try in HCMC!

If you’re planning to spend a few days in Ho Chi Minh City you’ll probably find that the best things to do in the city involve eating and drinking. Saigon has long been known for its incredible street food, but these days you’ll also find cozy cafes, modern restaurants, and luxurious fine dining. Not only…

The 7 Best Kuala Lumpur Tours & Day Trips

Kuala Lumpur is one of the most dynamic cities in Southeast Asia, with a mix of old and new, historic monuments, busy local markets, and modern skyscrapers like the Petronas Twin Towers. It’s also one of our favorite urban destinations because Kuala Lumpur is just a short day trip away from top attractions like the…

10 Romantic Valentine’s Day Gifts for World Travelers

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and you know what that means? Time to spend way too much money and energy on romantic gestures for your true love! If your partner is an adventurous soul who loves to travel, we’ve got you covered with these 10 romantic gift ideas for world travelers! 10 Romantic Valentine’s Day…

2019: A Wandering Wheatleys Year in Review

2019 was a BIG year for the Wandering Wheatleys! We traveled to 12 different countries, tripled our blog traffic, relocated to Saigon, started learning to speak Vietnamese, and made a baby boy! We feel so lucky to have incredible friends and family members who support our wild ambitions through reading our website, making time for…

Vietnam Shopping Guide: What To Buy and How to Bargain

Traveling to Vietnam and wondering what traditional souvenirs you’ll find for sale during your trip? We’ve traveled (and shopped) extensively around Vietnam and have a pretty good idea of the best Vietnamese souvenirs to buy for your friends and family back home, and where you should buy them. Read on to get an insider’s perspective…

The Best Cafes in Saigon: 15 Cute Coffee Shops you Must Visit!

As travel writers who live in Saigon (also known as Ho Chi Minh City) and get tired of working out of our studio apartment, we have had the opportunity to check out lots of outstanding cafes and coffee shops around town. One of the things that I absolutely love about the coffee shops in Vietnam…

Where to Stay in Bangkok: The Best Neighborhoods & Hotels

If the country of Thailand is on your bucket list, you’ll almost certainly start your trip in the capital city of Bangkok. In fact, many people consider Bangkok to be the gateway to Southeast Asia. A massive, sprawling metropolis of over 9 million people, Bangkok is both the financial and cultural hub of Thailand and…

Closest Hotels to the Havasu Falls Trailhead

Havasu Falls is arguably one of the most beautiful spots in the entire United States and people travel from all over the world to visit every year. But as with many other epic landscapes, Havasu Falls isn’t exactly easy to get to. The falls is a 10-mile trek from the trailhead, and the trailhead is…

A Female’s Guide to Hiking and Camping at Havasu Falls

Havasu Falls is one of several amazing waterfalls located on the Havasupai Reservation in Northern Arizona. And it is arguably one of the most beautiful and remote places in the entire United States. The reservation is located deep in the heart of the Grand Canyon, 10 miles from the nearest road. It is accessible either…