Of all the derelict places we find, abandoned swimming pools are some of the most alluring. Urban exploration at some of the world’s forsaken swimming pools
Featuring a fierce-looking concrete dragon, a visit to Ho Thuy Tien abandoned water park near Hue in Central Vietnam is a must for urban explorers.
Explore Brutalist and Modernist architecture in Southeast Asia, a style predominantly associated with the former USSR and Eastern Bloc.
A suggested itinerary for independent travellers to Southern Vietnam: following a route from Ho Chi Minh City and back again via the Central Highlands.
Bird Cafe in Tao Dan Park is an oasis of green in the heart of Saigon; locals come to show off their prized birds and enjoy the morning air and socialise.
Discovering Vietnam war heritage in Ho Chi Minh. A self guided walking tour of buildings and locations associated with the war in District 1 and District 3.
2015 Travel Review: Our Year in Photographs. When it comes to travel, 2015 was another fantastic year for us, once more packed full of superlatives.
For Combat Art in Ho Chi Minh City, the Fine Arts Museum has a fantastic collection, by Vietnamese artists, located in a fine colonial style building.
In celebration of World Smile Day, a photo essay featuring some of the smiling faces we have encountered during our travels around Asia.
Cycle rickshaws: An Asian institution. Developed in the 1880s they are still a common sight in many Asian countries; cyclo rickshaws are an icon in Asia.
A photo essay of our 2013 year of travels. This year we explored a lot of Asia and in this post we highlight some of our favourite photographs of the year.
Inspired by the strength of the coffee and the cheapness of the beer in Vietnam, this is my “top 5 things to drink in Vietnam”. What’s your poison?