Ultimate Guide to Visiting the Bac Ha Market in Vietnam

Located in the beautiful hills of northern Vietnam, Bac Ha Market stands as a vibrant tapestry of colours, cultures and traditions.  This bustling market situated in the Lào Cai Province is only 6 hours from Hanoi and less than 3 hours from Sapa. It’s a great “off the beaten path” experience. Here is An Adventurous 3 … Read more

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

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 Ha Market on Sunday. Here is An Adventurous 3 Day Itinerary for Bac Ha that you can use. I’ll give you the run down on how … 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

Komodo Island: An Incredible 1 Day Boat Tour From Labuan Bajo

Embarking on a slow boat tour around the beautiful Komodo National Park is an extraordinary adventure that will remain etched in your memories forever! Located within the stunning archipelago of Indonesia lies an ancient wonder: Komodo National Park. This breathtaking sanctuary, designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, brings adventurers from around the globe with … Read more

Southeast Asia Packing List: Best Guide for a 30L Carry On Backpack

If you’re planning a trip to Southeast Asia, one of the most important decisions you’ll make is what to pack. Travelling with a 30L carry on bag only is becoming increasingly popular, as more and more people realise the benefits of packing light. Not only does it save you money on baggage fees and makes … 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