• Vietnam
  • Ho Chi Minh City

    Ho Chi Minh City

    Ho Chi Minh City is a frantic and chaotic city. Hands down, it also has the craziest drivers I’ve encountered in all my time driving through Vietnam. Backpacker District Most backpackers visiting the city will probably stay in the area across from September 23 Park, where there are a ton of restaurants, bars, hostels and […]

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  • Binh Hung

    Binh Hung

    Again trying to skip the hoards of crowds, I decided to skip Mui Ne and visit the neighbouring city of Binh Hung instead. Binh Hung and Mui Ne are actually both located within Phan Thiet and are only about 20km away from each other. There are still a lot of local tourists that visit Binh […]

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  • Ca Na

    Ca Na

    Ca Na is a small and high-walled port city. There is a small beach locals go to, but it really isn’t anything spectacular. The city is also pretty dirty, smelly and difficult to find any accommodations and food in. Coastal Drive Since I couldn’t find anywhere to sleep or eat I decided to drive on. […]

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  • Dalat

    Dalat

    Dalat is the city locals from Ho Chi Minh City go to escape the summer heat. About 300 km north of the mega city and almost 5000 feet above sea level, Dalat can be a breath of fresh air for the weekend. While it was nice to get out of the heat, and I did […]

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  • Hoi An

    Hoi An

    Historic and postcardesque, Hoi An is a pretty little UNESCO protected city full of charm (and hustlers). There’s a definite excitement in the air surrounding Hoi An. Maybe it’s how the lanterns romanticize every corner at night, or just because bus loads of tourists arrive on a daily basis.   Hoi An is best enjoyed […]