Southeast Asia

30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit Vietnam

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2019 was never meant to be the year of Vietnam.

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The Truth About Vietnam’s Cities

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Vietnam’s largest cities are also similar when it comes to my own recent history in both.

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Why I’m Plotting a Return to the Philippines

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What they say about the Philippines—it’s more fun there—is certainly true.

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The World, Two Weeks at a Time

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Think you need months and months off work to take an epic adventure? Think again.

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A Crash Course in Vietnam Visas

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It’s tempting to think of a Vietnam visa on arrival as easy and stress-free, especially if you’ve never been to Vietnam.

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Fairytales of Hanoi

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It’s tempting to create your Hanoi itinerary based on fairytales—I should know.

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Halong Bay for Fancy Folks

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I’m not sure the end result of a Halong Bay luxury cruise is any different than an ordinary one.

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From Laos to Thailand (or Back)

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Traveling from Laos to Thailand is easier than it’s ever been, whether you go by train or take a flight.

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