Combative Cu Chi Tunnels; Tunnels, Tapioca and Typhoon

Little bubbles of excitement were rising up inside me. Ever since I studied the Vietnam war in sixth form, I had wanted to come to Vietnam and see the Cu Chi tunnels. And today was that day! The Cu Chi tunnels are located about 70 kilometres from central Ho Chi Minh city and are an…

Wistful Warsaw; Pansies, Pierogi and Palaces

Warsaw was not a city I had originally planned to visit, but due to a lucky coincidence, this was the next stop on our world wide sojourn. Before we arrived, I was a little sceptical about the city; all I could imagine was concrete blocks of buildings and a cold dark place reminiscent of it’s…