Returning home after over a year away in Vietnam was something I’ve thought a lot about. In fact, I thought about it long before I even left. And then I became slightly nervous that reality wouldn’t…

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I don’t think I’ve ever heard a conversation about Singapore without the word “expensive” being mentioned. It is, undoubtedly, one of the most expensive destinations in south east Asia, but that doesn’t mean you have…

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Breakfast, so they say, is the most important meal of the day. But I disagree: it’s definitely brunch. Luckily for me, Ho Chi Minh City is packed with excellent places to stuff your face. This…

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Last week I posted about the mistakes I made in Vietnam, so it seemed only right that I follow it up with a list of the things I got right. In hindsight, I know that…

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As a fat foreigner, it can be difficult finding clothes in Saigon. You drive past boutique after boutique boasting cute, ridiculously cheap clothing, knowing that none of it will ever fit you. There’s H&M which,…

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