How to Visit the Saturday Water Buffalo Market in Bac Ha Vietnam

IMPORTANT: According to people on the ground in Bac Ha, the Water Buffalo Market has recently changed to Friday afternoons, 2pm to 10pm. From April 2024. Visiting the Water Buffalo market on Saturday morning in Bac Ha, Vietnam is quite the eye opening experience.  You can easily do this the day before you visit the Traditional Bac … Read more

Cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City Airport to District 1 by Bus

If you’re a traveller on a budget and trying to save money, the 152 bus and the 109 bus from Tan Son Nhat Airport (SGN) in Saigon, Vietnam are the cheapest way you can travel to District 1. I personally utilised both options in November 2023, ensuring the information is current. Continue reading for a comprehensive … Read more

Vegan Food Guide to Sanur, Bali

Sanur on the island of Bali in Indonesia has an amazing range of vegan friendly food options that cater to both locals and tourists seeking delicious and diverse dining experiences.  Whether you crave plant based pizza, pasta, burgers, tempeh, gado gado, smoothie bowl, gelato, curries, mie goreng, nasi campur, burritos, sandwiches, salads or desserts, Sanur … Read more

Vegan Food Guide to Nusa Lembongan & Nusa Ceningan

Nusa Lembongan, a small tropical island off the coast of Bali in Indonesia, is a vegan food lover’s dream. With nearly every restaurant offering delicious plant based food options, you won’t encounter any difficulties finding tasty meals that align with your dietary and ethical preferences on this beautiful island! Connected to its neighbouring island, Nusa Ceningan, … Read more

Vegan Food Guide to Labuan Bajo, Komodo Islands

Labuan Bajo is a small port town nestled in the picturesque Indonesian island of Flores and is renowned for being the jump off point to Komodo National Park. This tropical paradise has a surprising amount of vegan and vegetarian food options and is popular among adventure seekers and diving enthusiasts as it has vibrant marine life … Read more

15 Best Apps for Travel in Indonesia

Indonesia is a country in South East Asia famous for its beautiful beaches, breathtaking rainforests, unique culture, delicious cuisine, friendly people and affordable prices. It’s a popular destination for budget conscious and independent travellers. From Bali to Yogyakarta, Komodo National Park to Bukit Lawang, Nusa Lembongan to Sumba, these must have travel apps will help you … Read more