Son Doong Cave, Vietnam: The Largest Cave in the World

Son Doong Cave in Vietnam has opened it’s entrance to tourists for the first time, providing an exhilarating off the beaten track experience for those looking for adventure. (Photography credit: Chris Miller) In an age of accessible travel, in a world that has been extensively explored, the opportunities for off the beaten track adventures seem far […]

Travel Photo Tuesday: Hanging out with Grandma – Sapa, Vietnam

As I struggled through a two day hike in the picturesque Sapa region of Vietnam, I was constantly shamed by local women who passed by me with strength and endurance that had to be seen to be believed.  So I was secretly relieved to come across this woman who was taking a bit slower.  She […]

Travel Ideas: H is for…Ho Chi Minh Trail by Motorbike (Vietnam)

Welcome to the A to Z Challenge, an initiative that invites bloggers to post an alphabet-themed post every day (excluding Sundays) during the month of April.  As part of this challenge, I’ll be sharing my experience of a destination or activity to help inspire your TRAVEL BUCKET LIST, in addition to an item that still remains on […]

ON THE MENU: Do they eat dog in Vietnam?

ON THE MENU is a collection of the unique foods I have come across on my international travels – sometimes mouth watering, at times stomach turning and often downright bizarre Do they or don’t they?  One sure-fire way of finding out whether they eat dog in Vietnam is to visit there.  Not surprisingly that wasn’t […]