Welcome to the next phase of my travels , this will be a blog about my adventures through Ireland and across Europe . There will be food , drink and stories so please join in and exchange your gallivanting experiences.
Wondering around on a Sunday morning can be a complete surprise. Don’t look for something , let it find you. I love exploring down side lanes off the main drag and that what happened when I explored off Dong Khoi in Dist 1. Saigon. For a long time I have seen Vietnamese art but not really … Continue reading Saigon art
One week ago I landed back in Saigon from London. I took a direct flight with Vietnam airlines on their new aircraft. The Dreamliner. This turned out to be a revelation as I always thought that they were at the low end and basic end of flying. Well I was pleasantly surprised. I was seated … Continue reading Dreamliner Dream Flight
Having been away for a year from Saigon , changes are apparent , some good some bad. When I first laid eyes on this vibrant city in 2001 it had its rough edges but huge character and it was an unpredictable place to live but what fun we had. Of course it’s demographic has changed … Continue reading Saigon swallowed up
It has been a while since my last entry but I am delighted to say I have returned to Vietnam which is as noisy and manic as ever. So I look forward to posting stories and experiences from here on a regular basis.