Koh Samui, Thailand: The 7 Best Hotels and Resorts on the Island

Koh Samui is an island in the Gulf of Thailand that is known for having beautiful sandy beaches, fancy resorts, and plenty of things to do on the island! It’s also a jumping-off point for the nearby islands of Koh Tao and Koh Phangan as it has a small domestic island and a convenient ferry…

The Best 15 Things to do in Koh Samui, Thailand

Koh Samui is an island in the spectacularly beautiful Gulf of Thailand. It is a common stop for tourists en route to the neighboring islands of Koh Pha Ngan and Koh Tao as Samui has it’s own international airport. And while it’s easy to fly into Koh Samui and then quickly catch a ferry to…

Koh Tao, Thailand: The Top 12 Things To Do on the Island!

Koh Tao is a peaceful, quiet island located in the Gulf of Thailand. And while it’s neighboring islands, Koh Phangan and Koh Samui are popular on the backpacker party scene, Koh Tao is more laidback and popular with an older crowd. If you’re looking for white sandy beaches, turquoise water, and beautiful views of the…

Thailand Travel Tips: 16 Things You Need to Know

If you haven’t already been to Thailand, it’s probably been high on your bucket list for quite some time. Known for having some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, you’ve undoubtedly pictured yourself sipping on a fruity cocktail while gazing out at the turquoise blue water on a little island in the middle…

Guide to the Microbreweries and Craft Beers of Saigon, Vietnam

Bet you didn’t know that Vietnam is a rising star in the craft beer scene, did you? We didn’t either until we first visited Saigon in 2018 and sampled as many local brews as we could. (Fast forward to 2019 and we’re living here!) The Saigon beer scene rivals that of any city in the…

Cai Be Floating Market: How to Visit the Mekong Delta on Your Own

The Mekong Delta is a vast area covering over 15,000 square miles in Southern Vietnam. Often referred to as the “Rice Bowl of Vietnam”, the abundance of sun and water make for ideal farming conditions for rice and a variety of fruits and vegetables. A trip to the Mekong River Delta means sampling local products…

How We Became Models on a Vietnamese Cruise Ship

Nick and I moved to Vietnam earlier this year and immediately joined every Facebook expat group we could find in the hopes of making some new friends. As much as we’ve loved hanging out just the two of us 24 hours/day, 7 days/week for the past 3 years… it was time. So I was scrolling…

18 Best Things to Do in Phu Quoc, Vietnam

Phu Quoc is an island in southern Vietnam (well, technically it’s off the coast of Cambodia) in the Gulf of Thailand where tourists and locals alike go to relax. Not only will you find luxurious resorts, white sand beaches, and friendly locals on Phu Quoc, but there are actually plenty of adventurous excursions to keep…