Capture the Colour 2013

Cao Dai Temple, Vietnam

This year marks the second year the Capture the Colour Photo Contest is running and I’m excited to be participating this time! Bloggers have been challenged to showcase five travel photos that best represent the colours of these five categories: red, blue, green, yellow, and white. Of course these categories can be interpreted in any […]

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

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) […]