Pho Quoc - 2012 May 13th 2012 It was great to be back in Saigon, especially when the plane hit the ground after flying through thunder and lightening from Malaysia. You could look from one side of the plane to the other and both windows were full of fluorescent white flashing lightening.
We spent a couple of days in Saigon practicing crossing the road amongst the millions of motorbikes. It was a relief to see they have inst ... read more
We love backpacking around SE Asia. We blog to keep interested family and friends up to date with our travels, but also to give travelers an idea of local costs.
2007: We traveled for 6 months through Vietnam, Thailand, India, Cambodia and Laos.
2012: We traveled for 6 months through Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia.
2015: We are going to travel for six months through Philippines, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Thailand and not sure yet
Language was never a problem, we never felt unsafe and we never had anything stolen. We would do it again in a flash and definitely recomme... full info