Category Archives: Asia

The Alms Giving Ceremony in Luang Prabang, Laos

The Alms Giving Ceremony in Luang Prabang, Laos

Before my trip to Luang Prabang, I had seen many colorful pictures of the alms giving ceremony, showing monks walking down the streets in single file. My first thought was it would be fun to go see that. To tell you the truth, I had no clue what the whole ceremony was about. I justContinue Reading

Spa Indochine – A Relaxing haven in Luang Prabang, Laos

Spa Indochine – A Relaxing haven in Luang Prabang, Laos

Luang Prabang is well known for its natural and historic sites. If you are planning to indulge in some adventurous travel, sightseeing or just visiting temples, you could become tired from walking around, riding a bicycle or any other physical activity. What you need is some pampering, of course. So, let me tell you aboutContinue Reading

Pelangi Estate – One of the most breathtaking villas in Ubud, Bali

Pelangi Estate – One of the most breathtaking villas in Ubud, Bali

Before my first visit to Bali I could only picture myself sitting by a sandy beach resort. Up until then, in my mind, Bali was popular only for its beautiful beaches, and Ubud was just a name to me. It wasn’t until we arrived at the Pelangi Estate, that Ubud was transformed from being justContinue Reading

Top 5 Things to do in Siem Reap, Cambodia

Top 5 Things to do in Siem Reap, Cambodia

Follow my blog with Bloglovin It is not a secret that most travelers visit Siem Reap mainly because of Angkor Wat – The largest single religious monument in the world. But Siem Reap has a lot more to offer than just Angkor Wat. If you are curious to know more about Cambodia’s culture, if time andContinue Reading

Exploring Cambodia’s Countryside with Khmer Ways

Exploring Cambodia’s Countryside with Khmer Ways

The Angkor Archaeological Park is amazing, nothing quite like anything you’ve ever seen before. But if you’re like most travelers, the visits to various temples with hordes of tourists can get a bit hectic, and you probably will feel the need to take a break from the routine touristy things you’ve been doing. I knowContinue Reading

The Shells Resort & Spa Review – All-Inclusive Spa Resort in Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam

The Shells Resort & Spa Review – All-Inclusive Spa Resort in Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam

There is a great chance you’ve probably never heard of Phu Quoc Island – a slow-paced Vietnamese island with beautiful beaches and impressive sunsets. But let me tell you, what makes this island so enchanting is the fact that the island remains undeveloped and unspoiled. So, if you’re the kind of traveler that wants toContinue Reading

Hotel Continental Saigon Review – The Oldest Hotel in Vietnam

Hotel Continental Saigon Review – The Oldest Hotel in Vietnam

With over 900 hotels in Ho Chi Minh City (aka Saigon or HCMC) alone, Hotel Continental Saigon is not only the oldest hotel in HCMC but also the oldest hotel in Vietnam. It was an honor to stay in a hotel with so much history. From the moment I stepped in, I was immediately captivated by theContinue Reading

A O Show Saigon: A Fascinating Snapshot of Vietnamese Culture

A O Show Saigon: A Fascinating Snapshot of Vietnamese Culture

Ho Chi Minh City never struck me as a great place to see live performances. I always thought of it as a place to visit mainly for the historical aspect. Nope! Once again, Ho Chi Minh City proved us wrong. This time, while having a drink at  Hotel Continental Saigon – we saw a bunchContinue Reading

The Cu Chi Tunnels & Cao Dai Temple Tour – Best Experience in HCMC, Vietnam

The Cu Chi Tunnels & Cao Dai Temple Tour – Best Experience in HCMC, Vietnam

After traveling throughout Vietnam for 90 days back in 2013, I thought I had already seen all of the must-see attractions in Vietnam.  Boy, was I wrong! On my second visit to this beautiful country, I was in search of unique experiences, which is when I came across the Cu Chi Tunnels  + Cao Dai Temple Tour. I must say this tour was probably one of theContinue Reading

An Unforgettable Photo Shoot – Old Saigon Style

An Unforgettable Photo Shoot – Old Saigon Style

We’re all about finding unique experiences in every city we visit. This time we decided to do a photo shoot around the historical buildings in Ho Chi Minh City (aka Saigon). And, to make our experience a little more exciting, we got the help of 2 local girls, wearing the traditional Vietnamese Ao Dai dresses.Continue Reading