Vietnam Visas – Check!

We received our passports back from the Vietnamese embassy today, complete with visa 🙂 This was a big relief as we were starting to have nightmares of the passports getting lost in the post, and the whole trip having to be cancelled, which would have been tragic. But we now have the Indian and Vietnamese ...

Dangerous Destinations

Excellent! Just when you’re really starting to look forward to the big trip, two of the countries enter the Top 20 most dangerous destinations in the world. It was with disbelief that we watched the Mumbai terror attacks on the breakfast TV, feeling a bucket load of sadness for the victims, but with that niggly ...

6 Vaccines down, 4 to go

I’ve had six vaccines so far, and i’m starting to feel like a pin cushion! I underestimated how close together getting the vaccines are, this week i had my first Hepatitus B jab, and my last Rabies jab (of 3), next week i have my 2nd Hepatitus B and Typhoid on the same day! No ...

Denmark 1

So thought i’d fit in a quick weekend break away in Copenhagen, Denmark. It’s a really nice city, very clean, but very expensive. Today we visited the Carlsberg Brewery, too much beer is being consumed this weekend!

Visas, Vaccinations and Vietnam

We’re currently amidst the planning and preparation of our trip. You don’t realise how much there is to organise for a trip this long. We’ve got an appointment with the Indian Embassy tomorrow to process our tourist visa application, hopefully this will be an easier process than applying online (40 minute nightmare!). Once we have ...