LocationLOCATION: Sapa

While we were in the Galápagos Islands, a traveler friend recommended Sapa. I remember walking with this friend, and him making me repeat, “Sapa, Sapa, Sapa,” and guess what, I forgot. I knew it was a short …



LocationLOCATION: Saigon

Before arriving in Saigon, I was still calling it Ho Chi Minh City. Apart from your ticket at the airport, no one calls it Ho Chi Minh City. So I quickly dropped the HCMC and adopted the locals’ terminology.

My …