We take a side trip from Hanoi to Halong Bay where we spend a night on a boat, sing a lot of Karaoke and get sneaky with some wine.
After a quick cheap flight, we land in Hanoi, Vietnam – the final stop on the Vietnam tour. In this episode we explore the Temple of Literature – Vietnam’s first University, hunt down the 30 cent Bai Hoi (beer) and meet a great guy named Timmy.
From Hoi An, Vietnam we began our journey to Hue, Vietnam. This trip took us through the mountainous Hai Van Pass, the Khai Dinh tomb and the Forbidden City. Watch the video for all the details.
There are a lot of great things that come with backpacking, but like anything, there are those things that really start to get to you. This Friday, I’m bringing you a list of 5 things that are really grating on my nerves – as suggested by a viewer named Brent.
From Nha Trang, we venture onward to Hoi An, Vietnam. The old quarter has a great deal of character and tailor shops line the streets. How can you not get something made? Hit play to see what happens.
Been to SEAsia? If so then you know ‘Same Same.’ Give this one a watch to put a smile on your face as this fantastic guy uses this golden term again and again. We had such a great chat.
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There’s a lot to do when planning a trip and one the most important things is picking where you want to travel to. This week on the Friday 5 it’s five ways to help plan your itinerary. Enjoy!
If there is anything you should try while in Vietnam it is Vietnamese slow drip coffee and Pha for breakfast. Give this video a watch and let your mouth start to water.
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In the west we think we need SUV’s and minivans to get around, but in Asia, motorbikes suffice. This week on the Friday Five, I’m bringing you 5 precarious bike scenarios I have witnessed.
It’s the very first edition of Bet Brock! David, Ted and Sam ‘Bet Brock’ to eat a Cobra Snake and swallow the beating heart. Will he do it? It’s a longer video, but worth every minute. Gather round the family and send it to your friends. You don’t want to miss this one. In this…Details
Brock, David, Meghan and Suzie head to Nha Trang, Vietnam by sleeper train, where they relax on the beach. Brock also gets interviewed by some Russian video bloggers and they meet some pretty interesting characters on the beach.
When you’re traveling, it can be one of your biggest fears – getting scammed. It’s happened to me a few times already on this trip but hopefully these simple tips will help prevent it from happening to you.