A magical landscape of limestone karsts, meandering waterways and hidden temples.
Looking for a homestay in Hanoi, Vietnam? Uncle Ty’s Farmstay, located just outside Hanoi in Hoa Binh Province, is the perfect place to escape the city for a night or two. Here’s everything you need… Read More
On the weekend I decided to take my camera out for a spin in Hanoi’s Old Quarter. I don’t know why, but I’ve only done one or two dedicated photo walks since we arrived in… Read More
A guide to visiting Lideco Hanoi, the infamous ‘Ghost Town’ on the fringes of Hanoi. Khu do thi Lideco (Lideco Urban Area) is a residential development in Hanoi’s Hoai Duc District, about 17km west… Read More
Ninh Binh, Northern Vietnam, is famous for its limestone karsts, vast ricefields and ambling waterways. The best way to explore the surreal landscape is by boat, departing from either Trang An or upstream at Tam… Read More
Five percent. That’s the rate of return for foreign tourists to Vietnam. In other words, 95% of people who visit this country once find no reason to come back. If you think that rate sounds… Read More
Those of you who follow me on social media will have noticed that I recently arrived back in my favourite part of the world! I consider Southeast Asia a bit of a home away from… Read More