Hanoi Highlights – Exploring Northern Vietnam

Hanoi Highlights – Exploring Northern Vietnam Hanoi – a charming city with multiple lakes and peaceful neighborhoods. I had experienced a bit of Vietnam’s famed “coldness” when I started traveling in the south of the country and had heard from everyone that the north was ten times worse. Hanoi, the center of the more “sophisticated” […]

Laos to Vietnam Border Crossing -Adventures of Border Crossing

Laos to Vietnam Border Crossing -Adventures of Border Crossing The next morning I set out to find transport to the Vietnam border for my Laos to Vietnam Border Crossing. Yet, again, communication is not happening and I end up sitting down in complete frustration more than once. After getting sent around the entire town I […]

Highlights of Vietnam

Here is the Timeline of my travels and Highlights of Vietnam: Highlights of Vietnam Journey to Vietnam with a Layover in South Korea Travel to Phong Nha Caves Vietnam Adventures-Part 1 Phong Nha Caves Vietnam Adventures -Part 2 Hoi An – Full-Moon Festival Driving a Motorbike in Vietnam Top 5 Highlights of Da Nang, Vietnam Motorbike […]

Highlights of Mui Ne, Vietnam

After leaving Nha Trang, Vietnam, Sarah and I then take a bus to experience the Highlights of Mui Ne Vietnam… We stayed at a great hotel $8/night for a double room, shared bath. It was right on the beach and had a nice pool! So fancy for only $4 (: In Mui Ne, we randomly met […]

Motorbike Adventure in Nha Trang, Vietnam

My time in the clinic finished – I decide to head south to see more of Vietnam and to experience a Motorbike Adventure in Nha Trang Vietnam. Da Nang: Hoa’s Place While in Da Nang I had stayed at Hoa’s Place and I highly recommend it. At $5/night it is the only cheap place right on […]

Top 5 Highlights of Da Nang, Vietnam

My time in Da Nang is almost over and I would like to reflect on my Top 5 Highlights of Da Nang Vietnam. These are priceless experiences and with them I hope to inspire you to travel to this beautiful country and meet the wonderful people who live here… …my Top 5 highlights of Da Nang Vietnam […]

Driving a Motorbike in Vietnam

Driving a motorbike in Vietnam is an experience unlike any other…     Driving a Motorbike in Vietnam: In Vietnam, the number of motorbikes nearly equals its population. Motorbikes are the main form of transport and thousands of them fill the streets like ants – after their home has been destroyed. Motorbikes flying in all […]

Hoi An – Full-Moon Festival

An absolute highlight of my travels in Southeast Asia was the Hoi An – Full-Moon Festival. I sit on the banks of the gentle Thu Bon and write by the silver glow of a round moon. A cool breeze blows through my hair taking with it the sweat of the day. It is the festival of […]

Phong Nha Caves Vietnam Adventures -Part 2

Phong Nha Caves Vietnam Adventures Part 2. Did you miss Part 1 of the Phong Nha Caves Vietnam Adventures? Read the travel to Phong Nha Caves first… Phong Nha Caves Vietnam Adventures We turn down a tributary of the river and the brown waters disappears into a black hole… This is the Phong Nha cave – […]

Travel to Phong Nha Caves Vietnam Adventures-Part 1

This is part 1 of my Travel to Phong Nha Caves Vietnam Adventures… Vietnam – long, thin and vastly beautiful! Smiles uninhibited, broad and welcoming. The next morning after my arrival into Da Nang, Vietnam, I take off on a train heading north with Dr. Alkan and Susan – a friend visiting from Ho Chi […]

Journey to Vietnam with a Layover in South Korea

~The beginning of my Journey to Vietnam with a Layover in South Korea has gone well! I have been on many adventures in my life, but this adventure is to help me discover what I should do with the rest of my life! I have lived in Israel for the last 3 years of medical […]