Venice, Italy

In this post: Getting lost in the amazing streets of Venice.

Florence, Italy

In this post: Exploring Florence, people watching, seeing the Tuscan countryside on Vespas with the wind in our hair, and a wonderful lunch at a private villa. 

Rome, Italy

In this post: Lots of wandering the streets of Rome, the Colosseum, Roman Forum, the best little cafe, the Pantheon, amazing churches, gelato, and the Vatican Museum.

Bến đò Duy Hải Fishing Village

In this post: a trip out to a local fishing village with Etienne Bossot as my guide, and way too many portraits of the most amazing old man.

Two days in Hoi An

In this post: Exploring Old Town, breakfast in the garden at our hotel, being local celebrities in a local lady’s selfie, and a sobering, yet unbelievably rewarding visit with the children at the Hoi An Orphanage. 

Sapa – Day 1

In this post: A trek through the enormous, we almost died of exhaustion mountains hills of Sapa, which included Black Hmong markets, the village of Cat Cat where we toured a traditional home, and the most beautiful walk through a gorge with bamboo forests.  Later, exploring the town of Sapa and haggling with the locals.