Southeast Asia Itinerary: Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Philippines
Here is all we know about our Southeast Asia itinerary so far. We’ll update this page as we plan more.
August 31: Leave Edmonton. September 1: Arrive Ho Chi Minh City (1) September 1: Sept 5: Stay in Ho Chi Minh City at Lily’s hostel. September 5: Fly to Hanoi from Ho Chi Minh City (2). September 5: Hang out in Northern Vietnam for a couple days or a couple weeks around Lao Cai, Sapa, and Ha Giang province. Mid September: Slowly take the train to Ho Chi Minh City over a few days, stopping for a night or two at various spots along the way (Hue, Da Nang, Hoi An, etc. [4,5,6]). Or fly back to Ho Chi Minh City if we overstayed in North Vietnam.
September 20–October 9: Gradually make our way from Ho Chi Minh to Cambodia (Phnom Penh and Siem Riep) en route to Bangkok(7,8) where we will to catch a plane to the Philippines.
September 25: Fly to Chiang Mai October 1: Bus to Chiang Rai
- October 7 or 9: Fly to Bangkok
October 9: Fly from Bangkok to Cebu City, Philippines (overnight). (9, 10.)
October 10: Fly from Cebu City to Sairgao, Philippines (11).
October 10–November 4: Stay at Residencia Miramar outside General Luna, Siargao. Here we will surf and take bucket showers (12).
November 4: Fly from Siargao back to Cebu City (13).
November 4–8: Hang out in Cebu City over the weekend.
November 8: Fly back to Edmonton from Cebu City (14).