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Perhaps Asia’s greatest culinary secret, Vietnamese food is on the radar but hardly a global phenomenon. Essentially it’s all about the freshness of the ingredients – chefs shop twice-daily to source just-picked herbs from the market. The result? Incomparable texture and flavour combinations. For the Vietnamese, a meal should balance sour and sweet, crunchy and silky, fried and steamed, soup and salad. The country’s vast range of excellent edibles invites experimentation. Though… Read More

Okay, we admit it… We were a tiny little bit worried about the 130km ride from Hue to Hoi An on a rented scooter. But we did it, we survived, and it was by far the greatest adventure we experienced so far! But let’s take a few steps back… The good thing while travelling on the “backpacker trail” is that you get to know many travellers who have done many things already in… Read More

After a couple of days exploring Hanoi, we took a 4hrs bus ride to Ha Long Bay for a two days party boat trip. The scenery is indescribable. Even though, the weather wasn’t on our side, the trip was a total success. The misty weather turned the Ha Long Bay into a misterious landscape with rocks appearing out of the mist. Once we got deep enough into the rock landscape we were able to… Read More

Starting our trip of in Hong Kong was a good idea. There are even more impressions to process in Hanoi. But so far one of the most fascinating cities we’ve ever seen. The scenery with all the little shops on the side of each road, motorbikes everywhere, the friendly people, and the absolutely delicious food. Street Markets You can eat a great Pho Bo (Rice noodle soup with beef) or Pho Ga (rice… Read More

Dear followers, As you may already know Chris and I are not yet travelling together. So we thought we wait with blogging till we are reunited in Hong Kong on the 22nd of April. But still we wanted to give you a little update on our trips so far. Surfing in Bali I want to keep it short as we will be in Bali again and we’ll update you on this beautiful… Read More