Tuesday August 8, 2017 We landed at Bali’s Ngurah Rah Airport around midnight and stayed overnight. As we had found a seating area with couches, I actually managed to get a pretty good six or so hours of sleep. We had arranged to be picked up by our hotel at 8am, and arrived at Watermark… Continue reading Nine Course Chef Tasting Menu at Cuca in Jimbaran, Bali!
Monday August 7th, 2017 As we had a 12:40pm flight to Bali, we were up by 8am and in a taxi just after 9am en route to the airport. It’s definitely a little easier to get moving when you’re excited about your next destination! I The Ho Chi Minh airport was pretty nice and it… Continue reading Ho Chi Minh – Bali
Sunday August 6th, 2017 With not much on our agenda in Ho Chi Minh besides eat, we treated ourselves to a second morning without an alarm and slept in until ~11am. We woke up to pouring rain, so we slowly got ready and snacked on some fruits. By 1pm, the skies had cleared and it… Continue reading One Last Vietnamese Feast & PocPoc Beer Garden
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
Friday August 4, 2017 Up, packed, and checked out by 7:30am, we sat down to our last homestay breakfast in Hoi An. With the option of having pho soup, quang noodles or banh mi in addition to the usual breakfast options, we all agreed this has been our favourite homestay breakfast this trip. Sometime during… Continue reading Hoi An – Ho Chi Minh
Thursday August 3, 2017 After our early day yesterday, we decided to treat ourselves and not set an alarm this morning. We slept in and made it down to breakfast just after 9am. I had a bowl of beef pho soup and an iced coffee, both good. Today was already our last day in… Continue reading A Day of Custom Tailor Fittings in Hoi An
Wednesday August 2, 2017 Today we had planned to do a 7:30am bike tour. Although this initially sounded like an extremely early start, we quickly realized and appreciated it was to beat the midday heat. As our homestay usually only serves breakfast from 7-10am, we had arranged yesterday to be able to eat at 6:30am… Continue reading Hoi An Bike Tour & Cooking Class!