About Wendy Justice

Vietnam

The 3 Best Low-Cost Beach Towns in Vietnam

Wherever you are in Vietnam, you’ll find that the cost of living is very low. Even in the most expensive cities—Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi—two people can live well for less than $2,000 per month. If you’re hoping to find an even lower cost of living than that, my advice is to head for the beaches...
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8 Things to Help You Settle in Vietnam

When you move to Vietnam, you’ll likely find that the people are delightful, the standard of living is high, the cost of living is low and there aren’t enough hours in the day to explore Vietnam’s many wonders. Below are a few tips to help you get started on your Vietnamese adventure...
Hanoi Vietnam

Rowboats And Monkey Forests: My Favourite Getaways in Vietnam

Living in Hanoi puts you in the heart of the action. My husband David and I spend our days here surrounded by beautiful French colonial mansions and century-old trees. The Old Quarter, close to our house, is a delight to walk through. Each street has its own specialty; on one you’ll find medicinal herbs and teas, another sells bamboo, another is alive with colourful toys and yet another rings with the clatter of tinsmiths hard at work...
Singapore

7 Things to Know Before Going to Singapore

Although prices in Singapore are much higher than you’ll find in any other Southeast Asian country, it’s possible to visit, eat and sightsee to your heart’s content while staying within your budget. Here are a few tips that you may not hear when you are talking with other expats…