Travel Tales & Tips

Laos in Seconds: A Laotian Video Vacation

Laos in Seconds: A Laotian Video Vacation

Follow Dave's holiday in Laos. He's making a new, fast-paced video every day from December 19, 2016, to January 5, 2017.
Why I’d Rather Stab Myself in the Eardrums than Fly VietJet This Holiday Season

Why I’d Rather Stab Myself in the Eardrums than Fly VietJet This Holiday Season

A budget airline wishes its passengers a crappy new year.
Travel Writing Webinar: Follow-Up Q&A

Travel Writing Webinar: Follow-Up Q&A

This 20-minute video answers questions we didn't have time for during my recent travel writing webinar.
Free Travel Writing Webinar

Free Travel Writing Webinar

If you missed Dave's free, live webinar, you can watch a recording of it here.
Traveler’s Paranoia: Arriving After Midnight

Traveler’s Paranoia: Arriving After Midnight

A first nibble from the rough draft of Dave's forthcoming book, "The Ghosts of Bùi Viện Street."
Two Kinds of Flooding: Bùi Viện Street’s Halloween Mayhem

Two Kinds of Flooding: Bùi Viện Street’s Halloween Mayhem

Video: Halloween flooding and extreme motorbike gridlock in Ho Chi Minh City.
My Secret Mission: Why I Left Saigon to Write About Saigon

My Secret Mission: Why I Left Saigon to Write About Saigon

Sometimes, the best plan is to drop everything and go do something drastic.
My Rick Steves Vietnam Interview – With “Liner Notes”

My Rick Steves Vietnam Interview – With “Liner Notes”

Listen to Dave's Vietnam radio interview with Rick Steves – and read his additional thoughts that never made it on the air.
Video – Tormented Beauty on Côn Sơn Island

Video – Tormented Beauty on Côn Sơn Island

A video by Jeff Nesmith & Dave Fox: Until you step inside a former torture chamber and sense its ghosts, you cannot fully understand the energy such a place evokes.
Côn Đảo Part 3: The Serene Dichotomy of Côn Sơn Island

Côn Đảo Part 3: The Serene Dichotomy of Côn Sơn Island

Untrampled by tourism: Can tranquil beauty overcome this Vietnamese island's horrific past?