Hanoi, Vietnam (Sites to see)

After a great night’s rest and our Vietnam visa issues behind us, were ready to explore Hanoi with our new friend Elly who was the tour guide assigned to us by Classy Travel.  We loved Elly’s enthusiasm while showing us her city, as well as her ability to quickly and easily navigate the city with us in…

Getting our fill of the Philippines (Manila – Part 2)

As with all of our trips, we wanted to make sure we got to see the real Manila, the one that the locals experience on a daily basis. We decided to join a Market Tour given by Smokey Tours (whose tour proceeds fund a local NGO focused on typhoon and disaster relief) after reading several great…

A freezing cold Christmas in Harbin, China – Part 3

Although Harbin is not considered a huge city, they have a decent number of site seeing locations. Another very popular site is Zhongyang Street. This street is very old, dating back to 1898. It is a pedestrian only street that is about 4700 feet long and lined with restaurants, shops (selling Chinese and Russian goods),…

Paris, France (Getting an Eiffel of Paris!)

With all the travels we have done, somehow have never made it to Paris! So we were eager to include it on the itinerary when we decided to visit Munich. And now since we have been in Seoul, we became even more excited about the Paris segment of the trip because of all the fabulous…

Randomness in Jeju

Throughout our travels in Jeju we have seen some fun and entertaining things and wanted to share them with you. Just in case you’re out and about and have the urge to play, don’t ride the Dolphins! So we have all seen the standard signs for no smoking, but have you seen the cartoon cigarette…