A Nomad’s Guide to Hanoi, Vietnam

“Don’t tell me how educated you are, tell me how much you traveled.” – Mohamed Vietnam was my first taste of Asia, a whole new world to me, and I completely fell in love. In Hanoi, the pace is rushed and there is chaos everywhere, but it is an incredible city to experience culture. Women…

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Visit Sapa, Ninh Binh, and Hạ Long Bay in Vietnam

“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” – Marcel Proust Sapa, Ninh Binh, and Halong Bay are all popular locations for tourists visiting Vietnam, especially those staying in Hanoi as they are located in the North. Each small city offers a very different culture and view;…

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Nomad’s Guide to Lisbon, Portugal

Saudade – a nostalgic longing to be near again or something or someone that is distant, or that has been loved and lost, “the love that remains” (Portuguese) Portugal, you have stolen a piece of my heart. I have had mixed feelings about writing this guide. While I have fallen in love with Portugal, I…

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Guide to Split, Croatia

“In every outthrust headland, in every curving beach, in every grain of sand there is the story of the earth.” ― Rachel Carson Oh! Where to even begin?! I fell in love with this city! Without question, I would recommend everyone visit this beautiful city and enjoy the casual pace of the Dalmatian lifestyle. Before you go,…

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