Bus to Hanoi

Taking the Bus from Hanoi to Nanning

Julie China, Vietnam 21 Comments

To enter China from Vietnam, we chose to travel overland by taking the bus from Hanoi to Nanning. By traveling overland we saved the huge expense of airplane travel and we got to see parts of Vietnam and China that many travelers miss. Taking the Bus from Hanoi to Nanning Hanoi to the Border There are two buses that take …

A Typical Day Traveling Through Southeast Asia…aka…Another Long Bus Ride

Julie Cambodia 3 Comments

By now, we are no strangers to the 8 to 10 hour bus rides. Our first experience occurred in Nepal, then India, and now that we are in Cambodia, we take long distance buses much more frequently than we really want to. When traveling around the world for a year, costs have to be cut somehow, and where better than …

Do Roosters Crow in the Rain? Our Story from Pokhara, Nepal

Julie Nepal 6 Comments

Pokhara, a small city located about 200 kilometers (124 miles) west of Kathmandu, is a popular tourist destination in Nepal.  This city is located on Phewa Lake at the foot of the Himalayan Mountains and is the beginning of the Annapurna Circuit, another very popular trek in Nepal. Pokhara is known as the adventure capital of Nepal and this is …