Monthly Archives: April 2013

Lack of Posting Apologies

We want to apologize for the lack of posts on the blog the past few weeks. Things have been super hectic while we prepare to head back to the states and get in some last minute travel to Hoi An, … Continue reading

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All Hail Nap Time!

We’ve all heard of the Spanish siesta. In Spain, they eat a big meal and then go home to lay down. I never suspected the same thing would happen in Asia. Our lunch break is a full hour and half in … Continue reading

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Juxtapositions

Most of the things that happen here in Vietnam that we don’t understand, we chalk up to cultural differences. For example, how ridiculously loud everything is. From music in stores to stage performances, you are almost guaranteed to pop an … Continue reading

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Big Changes

In one year, Rob and I will have visited 7 countries, immersed ourselves in a completely different culture, worked in administration-related positions, and saved a bit of money. Though our initial plan was to stay in Vietnam for two years, … Continue reading

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