For a quick getaway from the pollution and chaos of Ho Chi Minh City, most people plump for Vung Tau, Southeast of the city on the Mekong Delta coast.
Grab and Uber are similar apps, so which to choose?
There are three things you should know about yaks (particularly when entering yak country)…
It can be a little nerve-wracking eating down a backstreet in Vietnam for the first time. So here’s a couple of pointers to getting some good street nosh.
There are certain things that are self-evident after a few days in Vietnam. One is that almost everybody has a street food stall, another is that possessing a motorbike means you have a right to drive it wherever you want.
I was a little cocky when I turned up to Thailand. After three months in India, my stomach had been trialed and tested with a variety of spices, meats and questionable hygiene and I only got sick once.
If you ever find yourself without cutlery… here’s a little help on how to use your hands.
Not surprisingly, given their nature, navigating the Andaman Islands is mainly done by sea. So here’s a little help getting around the islands.
Back in London before our trip began, I began to look at overland routes in and out of Nepal. It didn’t seem easy, and most of the advice was about trying to avoid the rickety state buses bumping their way in from Uttarakhand over the Western border.
Tickets for trekking alone can be expensive but not everything has to cost a bomb. Here’s a list of the bare necessities for trekking.