DIY Sapa Trekking – be your own guide

Sapa is a beautiful region in North Vietnam, renowned for it's rice paddies and stunning landscapes. If you're on a backpacker budget and want to trek in Sapa, don't fall prey to the idea that you need to hire a guide! You can absolutely do it yourself, without the help of a guide, by following … Continue reading DIY Sapa Trekking – be your own guide


Before I start writing any official blog posts, I thought it best to introduce myself. I'm Maria from Northern Ireland, but I've been living in Newcastle upon Tyne for the past 4 years. I've now left the toon to travel around the world with my annoying boyfriend - we're starting our travels in Thailand, working … Continue reading Aloha