Vinpearl Hotel – Hue

Vinpearl Hotel – Hue

One of the main highlights of our trip to Vietnam was visiting Hue.  It’s a popular destination in Vietnam because of all of its cultural and historical sights, which kept us busy during our time there.  We stayed at the Vinpearl Hotel and coming back after a...
Hue – Vietnam

Hue – Vietnam

One of the main cultural highlights of our trip to Vietnam was visiting Hue, the country’s former capital.  Located in central Vietnam by the Perfume River, Hue has a fascinating history of emperor dynasties, invasion and battle.  One of the best ways to learn more...
Hanoi – Vietnam

Hanoi – Vietnam

The northernmost stop on our tour of Vietnam was Hanoi, Vietnam’s capital city.  I had heard great things about it – from its fascinating history to the fact that it has a diverse array of influences, including Vietnamese, Chinese and French.   If...
Hoi An – Vietnam

Hoi An – Vietnam

Vietnam is a country that I have been wanting to visit for a long time, especially as I adore Vietnamese food and I’d heard so many great things about it.  The first proper stop on our trip was to the ancient riverside town of Hoi An.  We had caught a flight...
SAME Forum – House Of Commons

SAME Forum – House Of Commons

Last week, I had the pleasure of visiting the House of Commons to attend the South Asia and Middle East (SAME) Forum, hosted by chairman Khalid Nadeem, who kindly invited me. As you enter the House of Commons, you come through St Stephen’s Hall, which is...
7 Things To Do In Queenstown

7 Things To Do In Queenstown

Queenstown was by far one of my favourite places that I visited in the south island of New Zealand.  It is a destination that has it all: incredible mountain ranges, stunning lakes and a great overall vibe.  Here are my top 7 recommendations for things to see and do...