Category Archives: Vietnam

Research It or Wing It?

Research It or Wing It?

Here’s a question Occasional Travellers, how do you plan for your solo trips? Are you the studious researcher, who pores through guidebooks and travel sites and knows exactly where you want to go and what to do, even before you step on foreign land? Or are you the free spirit, who just gets a plane

Vietnam Sights – Hoi An

Vietnam Sights – Hoi An

Almost done with Vietnam posts! Think we only have the rest of Hanoi left to go… phew! Ploughing through all my pix is tiring! Hoi An was a lovely stop on my trip, and while I had thought twice about visiting it as it was pretty far from Hanoi, I’m glad I made the trip

Vietnam Sights – Hue

Vietnam Sights – Hue

FINALLY we continue with the Vietnam posts! Gosh these are sooooo overdue! I shall churn the rest of them out before I head on my April trip, I promise! So now we’re talking about Hue… My everlasting memory of Hue will be of how wet it was, and yet I was extremely lucky to miss

Rob Whitworth’s View on Vietnam Traffic

Rob Whitworth’s View on Vietnam Traffic

If you guys don’t believe me when I saw Vietnamese roads are insane to cross, take a look at this video by Rob Whitworth. It’s Ho Chi Minh but it’s not much different from Hanoi… that’s an average day on Vietnam roads! Rob’s stop-motion video is pretty damn cool… check it out!