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Good Morning, Vietnam

Ok, in full disclosure, I haven’t actually watched Good Morning, Vietnam yet…but know that as I type this, I’m also downloading it, so I should be watching it in the next few days. 326 more words


Street life in the Old Quarter of Hanoi

There is nothing like walking to get the feel of a country. A fine landscape is like a piece of music; it must be taken at the right tempo.

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A 3-Day Trip in Lovely Limoges, France

Just like any other lovely cities in France, Limoges is one small but charming city much enjoyable when wandering on foot.How to get there: you can take a 3-hour train ride from Paris (and other major cities) to reach Limoges’ awesomely old-designed train station (Gare de Benedictins).And while you wait for your train to arrive, why not have an éclair and French cream pie? 297 more words

Travel & Marvel

Sunny Old Time In The 'Dam

Well, after hours of sitting on my cabin sized case, pushing it into the teeny tiny Easyjet overhead lockers and lugging it around the narrow streets of the Red Light District for an hour whilst I got to grips with my map, we arrived safe and sound at our hostel, … 739 more words


Eating out in Limoges, France: Indulge at “Chez Alphonse”

In a 3-day visit to my  husband’s hometown, we only had one chance to eat out (I must say French hospitality is impeccable and irresistible – we gorged on local foods at friends’ invitations). 412 more words

Travel & Marvel

Chiang Mai moat--

My morning walk in Chiang Mai is a wonderful stroll along the moat and ruins of the ancient city walls that surround the Old Quarter of town.  199 more words