11 Awesome Things to do in Mui Ne, Vietnam

Mui Ne is a small coastal village in an area of Vietnam known as Phan Thiet. It offers perfect conditions for kiteboarding and windsurfing which draws a large crowd of tourists and expats who love the sport. Mui Ne is also alluring to anyone seeking their own little slice of paradise on the palm tree…

15 Incredible Things To Do in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)

Ho Chi Minh City (also known as Saigon and as HCMC) is too often just a quick stopping point for travelers heading to the north of Vietnam. But Ho Chi Minh City has so much to offer! From delicious food to craft beer to gorgeous architecture – it would be a shame not to spend…

Guide to Eating Snails, Shellfish, and Seafood in Vietnam

Vietnam is a country characterized by it’s food – the freshness of the ingredients, the complexity of the flavors, and often the strangeness of whatever it is you’re about to consume. One of our favorite things to do in Saigon is head to Vinh Khanh (Vĩnh Khánh) street in District 4 for a rowdy night…

Sunrise Photography Tour with Hoi An Photo Tours

We first met Etienne Bossot on a river boat in Northwestern Myanmar way back in 2014. We were the only three foreigners on a boat that was so crowded, you had to bring your own chair onboard if you wanted to sit down during the 8-hour boat ride. Etienne told us that he was from…

What to Pack for a Vacation in Vietnam

Planning a trip to Vietnam? The country is very diverse in terms of landscape and climate so figuring out what you should pack for your vacation can be incredibly challenging. We spent 3 months exploring Vietnam from July to October and encountered extreme heat, a lot of rain, and a few chilly days. We spent…

The Hai Van Pass: A Motorbike Adventure in Vietnam

The Hai Van Pass, otherwise known as Ocean Cloud Pass, is a ~12 mile stretch of roadway between the cities of Da Nang and Hue. The National Route 1A road snakes up the side of the mountain with stunning views of the Da Nang Bay 1,600 feet below. The road has countless bends with poor visibility…

Planning a Trip to Vietnam? Don’t Miss These Highlights!

Vietnam is a stunningly beautiful and diverse country with lovely people and delectable cuisine. It’s truly one of the most amazing countries in the world and if it’s not yet on your bucket list – it should be! We were lucky enough to spend 3 months exploring Vietnam and have compiled a list of the…

Guide to Da Nang, Vietnam: The Top 14 Things To Do

Da Nang is a large, bustling city that offers spectacular mountain views, white sandy beaches, and plenty of activities to keep adults and kids entertained for hours! You’ll need at least 3 days in the town of Da Nang to explore all of the highlights – and even more to spend time relaxing at your…