Top Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

  1) Try the Vietnamese coffee. You can’t leave Vietnam without trying one of these. Their are literally streets and streets and streets full of cafes and coffee shops. This will be easy to find. And to sweeten it, welcome condensed milk. 2) Take a tour with Vespa Adventures. Vespa Adventures offers some amazing tours…

Vietnam Cookery Center

  While in Vietnam, in Ho Chi Minh City, I also took it upon myself to take a cooking class. It was an incredible time. One of the things that I love about taking cooking classes abroad is being able to meet different people who also share my passion and love of food and cooking….

Saigon Street Eats: The Seafood Trail

  For a foodie like me, what better place to visit than Southeast Asia. That being said, while in Vietnam, in Ho Chi Minh City, I wanted to explore the city through food and through the eyes of a local. That being said, I thought it would be a great idea to do a seafood…

Must Try Foods in Thailand

  Tom Yum Soup No trip to Thailand is complete without trying the Tom Yum Soup. You can get it almost anywhere from street vendors to restaurants, and even learn to cook this dish in cooking classes. It is a Thai hot and sour soup, full of flavor and commonly made with shrimp. It uses…

May Kaidee Cooking School Bangkok

  May Kaidee Cooking School. 5 stars no doubt. A must while in Bangkok is to take a cooking class as I have mentioned in numerous posts. You can learn to cook local dishes and even take the recipes home with you. Some of the dishes pictured above include the classic Papaya Salad. And this…

Best of Bangkok

Hi there! I am going to be honest with you. Bangkok was not my favorite city. Yeah, there was a lot to do there, but it just was not for me. I found that it did not mesh well with my personality. I suffered a lot of culture shock, and had to deal with how…

My Top Travel Moments of 2018

Hey guys! As 2018 draws to a close, I wanted to share with you some of my top and favorite travel moments. 2018 was an unforgettable year for the books, and 2019 promises to be just as exciting. I mean, the past few years of my life have been amazing. Well, we can’t forget hang…

Black Travel Instagrams You Must Follow

Black Travel Feed features amazing images from travel bloggers, influencers and melanin across the globe. It’s a colorful Instagram account that might contribute to your FOMO. Black Tokyo is one of my favorite Instagram accounts. You can even submit stories to his site or listen to his Podcasts. Black Guide Travel focuses on blacks in…

How to plan the perfect travel itinerary!

Some people, actually, perhaps many people hate the nitty gritty aspects of planning a vacation and going through the steps of planning a vacation, whether it is finding the right hotels, booking the cheapest flights, finding the right activities, finding the right restaurants. Not me. In fact, that is one of my favorite parts of…

How Instagram Has Contributed to My FOMO

Oh FOMO is real. And Instagram has contributed to mine.  I am a huge Instagram lover. It is a way for me to capture so many moments as they are happening and so that I can look back on them. But, nevertheless, with the arrival of Instagram, I, now more than ever am suffering from…