Artprize 2018 - Hoi An, Vietnam

ArtPrize 2018 – về nhà (a homecoming)

Asia, Savor, Travel Resources September 17, 2018 Tags: , No Comments

I want to share some fun news… I’m entering an art competition! ArtPrize is an international art competition that takes place in my hometown of Grand Rapids, MI, and this year, after 10 years of it happening, I finally decided to enter! My ArtPrize piece is a set of 4 photographs entitled về nhà (a homecoming), that were taken while on…

Must-try Dishes in Hoi An, Vietnam

Eating Around the World: 17 Must-Try Dishes in Hoi An, Vietnam

Asia, Asian Food, Eat + Drink, Food Adventures, Savor August 26, 2018 Tags: , , , , No Comments

17 Must-Try Dishes in Hoi An, Vietnam I have a very special place in my heart for Vietnam, particularly Hoi An. It’s one of those cities that transports you to a fairytale land that you never want to leave. The colorful handmade silk lanterns that are strung as far as the eye can see, the smell of aromatic broths simmering…

Eating Around the World: Taipei, Taiwan

Eating Around The World: Taipei, Taiwan

Asia, Asian Food, Eat + Drink, Savor July 4, 2018 Tags: , , , , 1 Comment

Eating Around the World is a delicious series exploring blogger’s favorite foodie cities! Each month, we’ll highlight a different city known for it’s culinary prowess, and hit the streets on search for best foods they have to offer. This month we travel to Taipei, Taiwan with Lena from Social Travel Experiment.  Taipei, Taiwan is a culinary heaven. I feel like…

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Planes, Trains, & Automobiles — A Guide to Getting Around Vietnam

Asia, Savor, Travel Resources June 18, 2017 Tags: , , , , , 15 Comments

As soon as you step out of the airport and into the city, the sound of buzzing motorbikes, and honking traffic hit your ears. The millions of motorbikes zipping through traffic ignoring the few traffic lights around and narrowly avoiding pedestrians crossing the street is truly a sight to behold. To say the traffic in Saigon and Hanoi (two of the country’s largest…