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Oops! I Booked a Party Tour in Ha Long Bay

September 26, 2015
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Our ten year anniversary felt like a big deal, especially after spending the previous year doing long distance. Since my boyfriend and I had recently moved to Hanoi, Vietnam, it was an easy decision to spend our special day at Ha Long Bay. Based on the recommendation of a friend, we booked onto the Castaway tour for 3 days and 2 nights on a secluded island in the bay. Sounds magical right? We thought so too. Things began to seem…

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How to Get From Hanoi to Sapa, Vietnam

May 3, 2015

This generation of travelers have a different mindset when it comes to group tours-we don’t want them. Perhaps our grandparents and parents enjoyed being shuffled on and off of buses by pushy tour guides for a hefty fee but we do not. Travelers these days, we want independence, and we want to stretch our cash. How to go about traveling from Hanoi to Sapa, Vietnam is not entirely apparent, but you can get there without joining a group tour. Here…

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