The Most Stunning Backpacker Guide to Vietnam

Tina standing by lake, Tam Coc, Ninh Binh, Vietnam

Vietnam was on our bucket list ever since we have traveled to Cambodia. At that time we had to skip its neighboring country, however we made a promise to ourselves that we would come back for another adventure. It would take us 2 years to keep this promise. When the day finally arrived, we booked flights and applied for a 3-month visa, giving us enough time to explore the country without being in a rush.…

Budapest – Budget Travel Guide

Tina at the Little Prince statue, Budapest

Embracing our tradition of celebrating New Years in a different place every year, we chose to welcome 2020 in Budapest. It was a fairly spontaneous decision as we haven’t booked or planned too far ahead. Usually the way we prefer to travel. As we both work full-time jobs in Prague, we couldn’t take more than 4 days off, including New Year’s Eve and the first of January. While researching cheap and nearby getaways for the…

How Much Does it Cost to Travel Vietnam – Our Comprehensive Budget Guide to Backpacking Vietnam

Hang Múa viewpoint, Tam Coc

Our Vietnam Budget Guide With European winter approaching, we decided it was time to bolt once again and spend the Christmas days under a sunny sky, packed with adventures. Two years ago, we took on our first quest to explore South East Asia, visiting Bali, the Philippines and Cambodia. This time we boarded yet another plane with a new destination. From the beginning of November until two weeks after the new year, we had the…

10 Unusual Things To Do In Mui Ne Nobody Told You About

Walking on the White Sand Dune of Mui Ne, Vietnam

If you’re a hippie at heart and happen to be in South Vietnam, Mui Ne is your paradise. Located right at the coast, fishing makes the main source of income here. From catching and trading all sorts of seafood to producing and exporting Vietnam’s Number 1 fish sauce. Fish is the linchpin all over the place. Indeed, even the name Mũi Né owes a great deal to the fishing culture. Fishermen used to hide (né…

How Much Does It Cost to Travel Phú Quốc – An Honest Budget Guide

Long Beach of Phú Quốc island

Phú Quốc is Vietnam’s island paradise and just a stone’s throw away from Cambodia’s coast. Being a relatively new destination, it’s still possible to find long stretches of beach completely to yourself. However, times are changing with investors spreading the word about this blissful slice of heaven, luring more and more tourists into their brand new resorts with fenced off beaches, solely exclusive to those who stay there. According to the plans of Phú Quốc’s Prime Minister, major…

10 Unusual Things To Do in Dalat Nobody Told You About

Hugging the peaceful green countryside of Dalat, Vietnam

If you want to see another side of Vietnam, you should head to a small but charming city in the Central Highlands, called Dalat. The cool climate is a pleasant change from the heat, making it the perfect getaway, already since the French colonial times. They say that: Da Lat has four seasons in one day. Spring in the morning, summer in the afternoon, autumn in the early evening, and winter at night. Keeping this…