Vietnam Saigon Ho Chi Minh City View

Ho Chi Minh and Our Trip to Vietnam

For us, Christmas and New Year’s are always a time we enjoy spending on the beach, away from the stress of the season. The last couple of years took us to Costa Rica and Tanzania, where it was a lot warmer than Switzerland. For 2016/17, we decided to spend three weeks in Vietnam, which along with its beautiful beaches in the south also offers adventure tours in the north....

Mongolia – Land of Records

Areawise, Mongolia is 38 times the size of Switzerland but has only about 3 million inhabitants, 40% of which live in the capital city of Ulaanbaatar. It’s little wonder then that this land that’s surrounded by Russia and China is one of the least densely settled countries in the world. Horse lovers will be happy to hear that there are more horses living in Mongolia than people. And in the 13t...