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5 Cities I Can’t Wait to Visit Again

After reading Sophie’s post on the cities she’d like to visit again I wanted to do my own post. It got me thinking about all the places I have visited before, and which of those I would go back…

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My Ultimate Guide to Backpacking South East Asia

With its tempting mix of volcanoes, rainforest, rice fields, beaches and coral reefs, Southeast Asia is one of the most incredible and accessible regions in the world. Travellers have been exploring Southeast Asia for a century and it has…

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5 Things to do in Hoi An Vietnam

Graceful, historic Hoi An is Vietnam’s most atmospheric and delightful town, located in the centre of this incredible country. The town was once a major port, boasting grand architecture and a beautiful riverside setting. Whether you’ve as little as…

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REVIEW: Cat Ba Hostel Vietnam

Cat Ba, the most beautiful and the largest one in the archipelago of 1969 islands, is a natural world heritage amid the Ha Long Bay and was recognized by UNESCO as a World Biosphere Reserve on April 1, 2005. Cat…

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9 Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

On your way through Ho Chi Minh City on your travels?   1. Visit the War Remnants Museum to learn about the Vietnam War. See the full effect the war had on the country and the people it killed.…

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PHOTO DIARY: One day in Halong Bay, Vietnam

Vietnam is a Southeast Asian country on the South China Sea known for its beaches, rivers, Buddhist pagodas and bustling cities. Hanoi, the capital, pays homage to the nation’s iconic Communist-era leader, Ho Chi Minh, via a huge marble…