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A Land-Based Tour of the Galapagos

Our land-based Galapagos tour informed us about the history of humans on the islands and the ongoing efforts to balance tourism with conservation. Still, we had plenty of time in and on the water and hiking in the interior.

Things to do in the Adirondacks: Adventure and Wellness

For outdoor adventure, small group retreats, or personal wellness, these suggestions for things to do in the Adirondacks will inspire you to book a vacation to New York's wilderness region.

Visiting Bozeman Montana

The attraction of visiting Bozeman, Montana is in the town itself–walkable, workable, and full of great food–and in the easy access to hiking trails, fly fishing, skiing, and Yellowstone National Park.

A Dog Bites, a Travel Clinic Delivers

A dog bite in Hanoi led to numerous doctor appointments. But advance care and rabies vaccinations at our local travel clinic saved the day, as did having our annual travel insurance program in place.

By |2019-05-10T10:28:01-05:00May 3, 2019|Categories: Asia, Cambodia, Our Travel Life, Travel Tips, Vietnam|Tags: |20 Comments

Hanoi Revisited: Returning to Hanoi with a New Generation

Hanoi has changed since our first visit in 2012. Or is it that now, as multi-gen family travelers, we're seeing Hanoi in a new light? Here's where to stay, where to eat, and what to see in Hanoi, with (or without) grandchildren.

By |2019-05-05T10:15:43-05:00April 28, 2019|Categories: Asia, Eat Drink Stay, Vietnam|Tags: , |4 Comments

A Mekong River Cruise with AmaWaterways

A river cruise on Asia's Mekong River with AmaWaterways casts new light on Cambodia and Vietnam. Historic sites from centuries and just decades ago are best described by locals who've survived and thrived in the changing Mekong Delta region.

By |2019-05-04T12:43:18-05:00April 17, 2019|Categories: Asia, Cambodia, History Travel, Vietnam|Tags: |12 Comments

Siem Reap and Angkor Wat Travel Planning Tips

Given the popularity and complexity of the Angkor Wat site, it’s worthwhile to set up a guide and tour in advance. Here are some travel planning tips for your visit to Siem Reap and Angkor Wat, Cambodia.

A Ha Long Bay Cruise in Vietnam

Planning a family side trip to Ha Long Bay in Vietnam–with a toddler and an infant–seemed tricky until we booked a one-night Ha Long Bay cruise.

Food in Vietnam: Flavorful Restaurants, Markets, and Recipes

From south to north, our food experiences in Vietnam were enhanced by a local recommendations, cooking classes, and escorted visits to markets and masterful chefs. Discover dishes, find restaurant recommendations, and enjoy these recipes.

By |2019-03-04T20:38:10-05:00February 25, 2019|Categories: Arts and Culture, Asia, Eat Drink Stay, Vietnam|Tags: , |2 Comments