All posts tagged: Vietnam

South Asia Trip Part I: Saigon Street Eats, the Lunch Lady, and more!

Hello! It’s been a couple of days into my South Asia trip and I’m loving all of Vietnamese cuisine’s traditional ingredients like lemongrass, Saigon cinnamon, and fish sauce. The endless bowls of Vietnamese noodles I’ve consumed (cooked in so many different broths I’ve never tasted before) only add to the fun! From trying Vietnamese street foods on the back of motorbikes to visiting the gorgeous Saigon Central Post Office designed by Gustave Eiffel, Mizuha and I have had a wonderful time getting to know Ho Chi Minh City. With a colorful culture and diverse cuisine to boot, Vietnam is definitely a country I would love to go back to. As I wrote previously, Mizuha and I will be traveling to Cambodia and Thailand as well, so this is Part I. of my South Asia adventures. Which also means, there will be a lot of colorful photos in each post and hopefully they will do their magic and help me narrate what adventures I experience in each city! Although I didn’t include every single place we visited, such as the War Remnants Museum and the Reunification Palace, hopefully these highlights will …

Exploring South Asia: Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand

I’ll be traveling through Vietnam, Cambodia, and Thailand from January 11th-23rd, and I can’t wait to share all my findings! I’m going to try to include daily posts on all the cities my friend Mizuha, who explored Tokyo with me this summer, and I go to. This includes Ho Chi Minh, Phnom Penh, Siam Reap, Bangkok, and Ko Samui. If you have any recommendations, travel tips, or must-eats, let me know! love, eatprayjade x.