I've been MIA, my bad. But it's been for excellent reasons. Life in Leeds has pretty much been what I hoped for. The whole package. School is rad, soccer bod is back, social scene is fun, and my involvement at work has gone above and beyond expectations. Below is one of the blogs I wrote for … Continue reading Doing Things.
With its cool weather, Dalat is an amazing escape from the heat you can't seem to escape in Ho Chi Minh City. It's also an insanely cheap trip - a sleeper bus costs 200,000 Vietnamese Dong, which is about 10 USD and a night at a Hostel is around 5 USD. I stayed at DaLat Central … Continue reading Da Lat
This past weekend was the Leeds International Beer Festival - luckily as I was in the taxi driving into the city for a night out, I saw 'LEEDS BEER FESTIVAL' in ginormous red marquee lights. I knew I HAD TO GO (Michael, my roommate says I have to go to everything and I must say he … Continue reading Leeds International Beer Festival
Another well overdue blog post, but better late than never. In May I went on several solo trips, and Northern Vietnam was one of those trips! In seven days I went to Hanoi, Ha Long Bay, and Sapa - it was an amazing first solo trip. I'm so proud of myself for pushing myself and … Continue reading N. Vietnam Photo Blog
Before I go into detail about what to do, where to go and what to eat in Ubud I'm going to give you my suggestions on the most basic, yet essential parts of the trip - where to stay and how to get around. Where To Stay There really is an endless amount of places … Continue reading What To Do In Ubud
One of my really good friends/travel lover posted a photo at the Erawan Waterfalls it was one of those - OMG, I have to go to that place ASAP moments. So I thought it, and so it happened. I booked my trip to the waterfalls through a tour group so I could't dilly dally … Continue reading I ❤ Thailand: Erawan Waterfalls + National Park
Khoa San Road is the best tourist street/area I have ever been to. Maybe that's not true since I haven't been to many, but it surely beats the hell out if Bui Vien in Vietnam. It has just about everything and anything you might need as a tourist. Decent hostels, great food, fun night bars … Continue reading I ❤ Thailand: Bangkok
While most people have heard of the Full Moon Party the Jungle Party is a bit unknown compared to it's counterpart. Celebrated the night before, The Full Moon Party is held - you guessed it - in the middle of the Jungle. The Jungle Party costs 500 Baht, but I think it is definitely worth the … Continue reading Jungle Party
Ding! Ding! Ding! I found what you're looking for betches! C A P H E S U A D A "Vietnamese Iced Coffee With Condensed Milk [& A Pinch of Cocaine] I guess you could say I've been slumming it in terms of coffee. Until recently I have only had coffee from the street. Well … Continue reading Coffee or Cocaine?
When Belinda was in Ho Chi Minh I wanted to immediately get out of Ho Chi Minh and go to Mui Ne. However, Belinda wanted to experience the city and get a feel for what a typical week might be for me. Even though it was my birthday week, she did travel 20+ hours to see … Continue reading Binh Quoi Village