Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam: A layover complete with pho, cunning cobblers, and coffee apartment sunset

Busing our way to another country Getting from Cambodia to Vietnam seems like an easy process. They're neighboring countries. But when you're on a budget, the options slim down quite a bit. Also, there was a tourist visa for one of us to worry about (not me, because ASEAN woo), which complicated matters a little because …

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My Sri Lankan Layover

My layover in Sri Lanka was going to be my first solo experience (Ok, not completely true, I was solo in the US for a long time, but that doesn't really count, I think?). I was on my way to Malaysia for Christmas and found a flight with 18 hours layover. I was excited and …

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