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  • Vietnam Expenses: 3 Weeks

    It was really difficult to keep track of our expenses in Vietnam because most places only operate in cash. Here’s what we spent over our 3 weeks (24 days) in Vietnam, with a little bit of guesswork on the details. As usual, the prices include both of us (2 people). Accommodation Hilton, Hanoi (3 nights): […]

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  • Saracen Bay: White Sand and…Sewage?

    Ok, I know this title is dramatic. But since we’re very honest in this blog, I just can’t write raving reviews about Saracen Bay, the most populated part of the island Koh Rong Samloem, like everyone else. Don’t get me wrong – we had a fabulous time on this gorgeous Cambodian island. It’s just that […]

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  • Our Time in Siem Reap, Cambodia

    Most famous for its access to the nearby Angkor temples, Siem Reap is an extremely popular tourist destination. We really enjoyed our time in Siem Reap and would love to share the details of our stay. Getting There We took a bus from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap quite painlessly. After our good experience with Mekong Express, […]

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  • Easy Rider Tour of Da Lat, Vietnam

    While we were in Da Lat, Vietnam, we decided the best way to maximize our only full-day there was to take an Easy Rider tour. Our homestay (Lam Vien Homestay) called up some reliable drivers for Pete and I and we paid $25/person for the whole day (not including lunch). It was a great way to […]

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  • Our Time in Da Lat, Vietnam

    Elephant Waterfall Da Lat

    General Da Lat was different from the other places we went in Vietnam for many reasons. First, we heard from some Vietnamese folks that Da Lat is the city of 4 seasons. They claimed you can experience each season in one day. While it definitely was a lot cooler than every other city we visited […]

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  • Lan Ha Bay Video

    Hey guys! While lounging around without wifi in Koh Rong Samloem (Cambodia), we decided to make some videos of the GoPro footage we have. Here’s a video of our kayaking trip in Lan Ha Bay, Cat Ba, Vietnam. Lan Ha Bay from TravelBeet on Vimeo As you may have read, we took this tour (on […]