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Culture Shock: From The Netherlands To Vietnam

From cycling through the flat landscapes, enjoying my trustworthy cheese platters and living a well-organized life in The Netherlands, to the complete opposite: Vietnam. Experience my six greatest shocks in this overwhelming country, but please remember, this country, its nature, food and people have stolen my heart. See this as a preparation for your visit, not as reasons why not …

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Visit Vietnam for a wedding? Why not!

When my, now husband and I first starting thinking of where to get married, our first thought was the beautiful Hunter Valley in Australia. It is a special place for my husband as his family have a property there so really – it was a no-brainer. But he knew how much work it would be to prepare the property how …

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Custom made in Vietnam

When in search of custom made clothes or shoes, Hoi An is ‘the best place’ in Vietnam to get it. In this quaint town you will always be able to find a tailor or shoemaker who can make you clothes or shoes in whatever size you need. There are supposedly over 200 tailors in Hoi An. Off course visiting all of …

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Surfing Mui Ne

Mui Ne is a town on Vietnam’s South-East Coast with lots of beachfront resorts, hotels and cabins. Mui Ne is one of the only places in Vietnam, which I recalled, that even has small cabins on the beach. So when you are looking for a break from ‘hostel life’, go find a cabin in Mui Ne. Booking ahead is not …

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Nha Trang – island hopping and sightseeing

It may not be on many itineraries when planning a visit to Vietnam, but when the weather is nice (you need to definitely check this in advance), beach destination Nha Trang could surprise you Nha Trang boasts a 6km stretch of sandy beach and has multiple islands just a boat ride away. Activities you can do here range from the …

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