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Thank you for stopping by my little piece of cyberspace! I promise the contents of this website is not contagious in any way. However, I cannot promise that you will not have extreme bouts of wanderlust and hunger by visiting.
My name is Nico I can't seem to stay in the same place for too long. Most recently, I said to hell with the corporate world, sold all my things and strapped on a backpack. With my Philippines passport as my guide, I'm going on a trip of a lifetime around the world for an entire year in 2016. My goal? To prove that taking a year off and traveling the world is financially viable as a twenty-something and more importantly: enriching for the soul. Come play!
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War has wreaked havoc in Vietnam's past and you can learn a lot more about the conflict by visiting the Cu Chi Tunnels and War Remnants Museum when you visit Ho Chi Minh.
For the less adrenaline inclined, the hop on hop off bus is a fantastic way to get to all the major Vietnamese coastal cities. Here is a guide on how it works and some practical tips on using this as a way to explore the beautiful Vietnamese coast!
It's been 3 months since I left on my trip around the world! Here are some of my favorite and not-so-favorite moments along with other insights I learned on the road.
The summer months are coming and long rides between towns in Cambodia and Indonesia have lead to my eyes being treated to some amazing tracks and mixes!
After a few weeks on the road and Vietnam under my belt - Andy, Tom and I discuss how insane it was to be a millionaire in Vietnam and what beer was like there, amongst other things. Recorded while I was in Siem Reap, Cambodia.
If you're in Vietnam, visiting Ha Long Bay is a must!