Category: Vietnam

Family Travel in Vietnam

Vietnam is a delicious country. Yes the countryside is spectacular, the people are lovely, and Ha Long Bay is stunning. But what I love most of all about Vietnam is the food! It would take me a long time to get sick of eating Pho and spring rolls on the street, and I'd trade-in my chai tea latte for iced Vietnamese coffee any day.

The girls were little during our first trip to Vietnam. Kacela was 6mo old and Calais had just turned 2 years old. We spent a short 2 weeks exploring the areas around Hanoi and HCMC. This short trip left us wanting more, and we were excited to return 5 years later during our gap year! Randy and I were both concerned that our idea of how wonderful Vietnam wouldn't match with reality on our second visit. Luckily for us, Vietnam was still as incredible the second time around!

The Not So Charming City of Ninh Binh

I don’t have a single picture of Ninh Binh, and we spend three nights here! After some mis-understood directions and an almost missed train we caught the Reunification Express from Hanoi to Ninh Binh. It took about three...

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