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Dog on a motorbike, Vietnam edition

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi of Legal Nomads. Earlier in my writing for Hipmunk, I was living in Chiang Mai in Thailand. I noticed that many of the dogs in the area were perfectly comfortable sitting on motorbikes while their owners picked up food or supplies, patiently waiting on the seat. And then, when the owner would return,…

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Wonderful video of frenetic traffic in Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads I often talk about how crazy it is to cross the street in other parts of the world. Being from Montreal, I’m well-versed in the art of jaywalking but in many cities even a jaded jaywalker can find herself overwhelmed. In Morocco, the key was to make eye contact before stepping…

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6 Great Travel Reads That Inspire Wanderlust

  This is a Hipmunk guest post from Jodi Ettenberg.  Reading is one of the pleasures of travel, be it during the journey to get somewhere or as a lazy afternoon treat on a beach or in a new city’s cafe. Here are 6 travel reads that inspired me to keep wandering, sorted by country.  1. The Dominican Republic What to read: The…

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