Tag Archives: Vietnam

How to Plan a Day Trip to Halong Bay?

  Halong Bay is situated in the northeast Vietnam and is quite popular for its beautiful and splendid emerald waters. Even you will find thousands of limestone towering islands covered by rainforests. This place is very beautiful and you should ...

Top 5 things to do in Hanoi at night

  Sponsored Post by Vietnam-Visa.com Hanoi – the capital of Vietnam is not world famous for its nightlife, but it’s still an interesting one for those visiting the city.  There are still thousands of things to do and places to ...

Ho Chi Minh: Revisiting A City

  This is part of my revisiting plan since I lost most of my travel photos the other time (read Travel Photos Gone: What To Do Next). I thought why not start with our next door neighbour, Ho Chi Minh ...

A Long Bus Ride To Saigon.

  Another long holiday.  The Water Festival (or Bon Om Touk) was a three days celebration to mark the end of the rainy season in Tonle Sap. It also meant a long weekend for everyone here and the city would ...

Guide: More Places to See in Ho Chi Minh City.

  There were many more amazing places to visit in Ho Chi Minh City and being a tourist I was happy to have downloaded the Lonely Planet Ho Chi Minh City guide on my iTouch so that we would have ...

Eating Up Ho Chi Minh City

The best part about going to a new place is always its’ food and Vietnam is no exception. From the minute we arrived in this city I started googling & asking friends where I could find good food here. I ...

Street Shopping in Ho Chi Minh City

  As the sun rises. I’m not much of a big shopper when traveling abroad because my main focus is normally seeing old buildings, meeting people and experiencing the place through its’ culture. However I do love the night markets ...

War Remnants Museum in Ho Chi Minh City

  Visiting the War Remnants Museum The War Remnants Museum is a mix of aircraft display and stories of the war crimes commited by America during the Vietnam war. There are 3 parts to this Museum, the first one are ...

The Reunification Palace in Ho Chi Minh City

  Visiting the Reunification (Independence) Palace The Reunification Palace was formerly known as Independence Palace before the fall of Saigon to the communists. The Palace was home and command center of General Nguyen Van Thieu, head of military junta who ...

The Charming City of Ho Chi Minh

  After postponing this trip twice and after much pondering on whether to go or not to go, I decided in the end to just go to this charming city of Ho Chi Minh in Vietnam. The first morning flight ...