Ho Chi Minh City (aka Saigon)

Our last stop of Ho Chi Minh City. AKA Saigon. Did I mention wine in Vietnam is better than in Thailand? Beer too according to my travel buddies. There’s a brewery in Saigon that uses local ingredients in its beers like lemongrass and coconut. Obviously we spent some time there. Considering I don’t like beer, the lemongrass one was pretty good. If they go to … Continue reading Ho Chi Minh City (aka Saigon)

Hoi An and the Longest 14 Hours of My Life

The old town of Hoi An, in central Vietnam, is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. There are some historic old buildings to check out in the old town, but for me the city was at its most charming when we were meandering through the streets. I’ve read in multiple places that Hoi An is the best place to go for custom goods. Need some … Continue reading Hoi An and the Longest 14 Hours of My Life