Saigon (Ho Chi Min City)

After arriving from Hoi An on zero hours sleep and an incredible hangover, I made friends with a Dutch kid and we split the cab from HCMC to District 1 where I was staying. Arriving at the hostel I had to take my shoes off before entering - dirty feet time! HCMC is by far … Continue reading Saigon (Ho Chi Min City)


Hoi An

After the epic Ha Long Bay trip, I stayed another night in Hanoi (see Hanoi blog) and then flew down to central Vietnam, ending up in Hoi An for three nights.I opted for a hotel instead of a hostel or homestay, felt I deserved it! Hoi An is beautiful and charming with amazing architecture, food, … Continue reading Hoi An

Ha Long Bay

Apologies for taking so long to write a new entry, if you've seen my Facebook status you'll know I've had other things on my mind!So where were we? Ah yes the epic trip that was Ha Long Bay Castaway Island tour. I booked this through the Hanoi Backpackers hostel, pretty expensive but figured it would … Continue reading Ha Long Bay


It's been a few days since I last blogged, guess that means I'm having an amazing time meeting amazing people. Nothing to do with the fact I can't remember the last time I was sober?!So I arrived in Hanoi Friday night after a questionable aeroplane meal of "chicken" and rice on Dodgy Airways (it was … Continue reading Hanoi