The bus station was swarming with cab drivers who, impatient to lure passengers into their cars, were crowding the door and sticking their heads in, calling out “Taxi! Taxi!” in their broken English. We slid to the backseat of one of their taxis. The driver clicked the meter on and made a joke that neither of us could understand. more “Sunday postcard… from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam”
Disclaimer: I say South East Asia… but actually I’ve only been to Myanmar, Cambodia and Vietnam, so the list isn’t incredibly comprehensive. Enjoy, anyway.
South East Asia has long been one of the top destinations for backpackers around the world. The region has many qualities to explain its fame: the prices are cheap, the weather is good, and it’s exotic without being dangerous. While you could spend days just wandering around old colonial cities and partying the nights away, there are a few special experiences that can add something special to your trip. more “Beyond beers & beaches: the best South East Asian experiences”