Cat Ba Island and my last days in Vietnam

After a bus and a ferry ride, I arrived at 3:15pm at the LePont Bungalow Hostel in CatBa. I had … More

Hanoi – take II

After a shower and sleeping in a proper bed, I joined the Free City tour of the hostel the next … More

Trekking in Sapa

The night bus trip to Sapa was not the best night, but given that I had spent it in a … More

Tam Coc – a little Halong Bay without an ocean

At 4am the bus arrived in Ninh Binh. The driver stressed us out of the bus and took off again. … More

Phong Nha – a place for cave explorers

The bus arrived shortly after 6pm in Phong Nha. My hostel – Linh’s Homestay – was only about 200 meters … More

Hué – a very rainy place

I got dropped at Alien’s Homestay at about 2 pm. I was not exactly thrilled by this place. It was … More

Hoi An – the city of lanterns and tailors

The bus arrived at 5 am in Hội An close to the water puppet theater which was only about 600 … More