View from Bitexco Tower

Saigon, Vietnam

Saigon or Ho Chi Minh City (both names are commonly used in 2019) is the commercial and financial capital of Vietnam; it is also the most populous city in Vietnam with a population of 9 million (14 million in the metropolitan area).

Milan Cathedral

Milan, Italy

As our trip was winding down, we had already concluded that Italy lived up to the hype and we had totally fallen in love with the country, its people, and the incredible food. When we were planning our trip, many …

Milan, Italy

Siena, Tuscany Italy

Siena, Italy

After Florence, we drove southeast for a little over an hour to Siena, the medieval town. When we arrived in Siena, we had to park the car well outside the city due to the ZTL (see the Sorrento post for …

Siena, Italy

View from Anacapri, Italy

Sorrento, Italy

The first stop on our Italy trip was Rome where we spent a short time taking in the usual tourist spots. Our next stop was Sorrento, down south along the coast. As I mentioned in the previous post, we rented …

Sorrento, Italy

Vatican Museum Momo staircase

Rome, Italy

This post will be the first in a series covering a recent trip to Italy. Even though we’ve travelled to some pretty unusual places around the world, one of the most touristed countries in the world somehow eluded us. Perhaps …

Rome, Italy

The Edition Sanya, Hainan, China

Sanya, China

Sanya is a city on the southern end of Hainan Island, just off the coast of China’s south. Sanya is about 650km southwest of Hong Kong as a reference. Sanya is famous for its beaches and high end resorts and …

Sanya, China

Panda at Chengdu Panda Reserve

Chengdu, China

Chengdu is the capital city in Sichuan Province, located in Western China. Chengdu is famous for its spicy food, laidback lifestyle, and of course, its Panda Bear education and preservation centres. Please note that the images shown in this post …

Chengdu, China