Saturday August 12th, 2017 We woke up naturally sometime between 8-9am and slowly got the day going. Nickol and Pauline ordered delivery from a local restaurant and Steph and I ate foods we had bought from the market for breakfast. It was nice to eat in our pjs sitting by the pool with the sun… Continue reading Tegallalang Rice Terraces, Tirtha Empul & Tegenungan Waterfall!
Wednesday August 9th, 2017 How wonderful to wake up in a comfy bed in a beautiful hotel room in Bali! Not wanting to waste our one full day in the beach town of Jimbaran, we set our alarms for 8:30am. We took full advantage of the hotel’s buffet breakfast and stayed until after it closed… Continue reading Jimbaran Beach & Potato Head Beach Club!
Saturday August 5, 2017 After our late night last night, we didn’t wake up until 11am. As it was raining outside, we didn’t feel especially motivated to get ready quickly. Around 12:30, we finally set out to have brunch at Bun Rieu Nguyen Canh Chau, another Mark Wiens recommended restaurant. Because of the rain, we… Continue reading Ho Chi Minh Post Office, Cathedral & Good Eats
Tuesday August 1, 2017 Exhausted after a day of travelling, we slept in until 8:30am. After staying in AirBnbs in Hanoi, we were excited to be staying at a homestay that included breakfast again. We were each able to choose a meal (baguette with fried eggs/ scrambled eggs/ omelette, banh mi, pho soup with beef,… Continue reading Getting Custom Tailor Clothing Made in Hoi An!
Saturday July 29th, 2017 Our alarm went off at 5:00am to wake up to watch the sunrise, but the only one who actually woke up was Steph… After looking out the window and seeing mist, I rolled over to try to get a little more than four hours of sleep. Not surprisingly, we also missed… Continue reading HaLong Bay – Hanoi
Friday July 28th, 2017 Our alarm went off at 5:30am to watch the sunrise and we were very tempted to just turn it off… until we remembered we were in beautiful Ha Long Bay. We dragged ourselves out of bed and up to the top deck in time to see the sky streaked with yellows,… Continue reading Kayaking Around HaLong Bay!
Monday July 24, 2017 I had a restless night and woke up feeling like there was something stuck in my eye. Upon closer inspection, I saw a small light grey spot on my cornea that wasn’t there before and wouldn’t disappear despite flushing my eyes. A quick google search showed it was most likely a… Continue reading Wat Pho & Chinatown Seafood