Hmm…How About That?! Seeing Hands Massage

In Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), we had heard about the “Seeing Hands Massage” clinic from our guidebook. It was described as having ‘muscle melting’ massages from trained masseuses who were visually impaired. Now, I should say that I do not like the idea of just any old Joe touching me. I am not a […]

Hmm…How About That?! Kamikaze Hookers in Nha Trang

While traveling in Nha Trang, Vietnam, Arienne and I heard this term “kamikaze hooker” being thrown around, usually in tandem with “watch out for.” At first I couldn’t fathom what this term could actually mean, beyond the ludicrous notion some suicidal sex attack. Apparently, the term refers to the ladies of the night who cruise […]

Tips on Getting Clothes Tailor Made in Hoi An

The Streets of Hoi An

With its French colonial architecture, small, narrow streets, and some of the best Vietnamese cuisine, Hoi An is a place full of small town charm. It’s hard not to fall in love with its laid back simplicity the moment you arrive. It’s a popular traveler’s stop between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon) […]