Vietnam Vacations

Sponsored
Ho Chi Minh Tour

Ginkgo Tours Ho Chi Minh

5D4N Vietnam: Hanoi – Ha Long Bay (Overnight Cruise)

by Bernice @ Lokopoko Travel » Products

Inclusions:
Return airport transfers by shared coach
3 nights stay @ selected hotel (Twin share) with breakfast
1 night stay on cruise
Tour with English speaking guide & Meals as per itinerary
Entrance fee and Mineral water

Exclusions:
International flight
Singapore airport taxes and airline fuel surcharges.
High / Festive / Peak Season surcharge if applicable
VISA if applicable
Optional tours, travel insurance, and personal expenses
Driver & Guide
tippings

Bintan Canopi Resort Blog Review

by Iwan Yang @ Lokopoko Travel

If you still need convincing on why you should go to Bintan, Indonesia and stay at Canopi in particular, do read through these 5 Questions and Answers.   Thinking of a getaway that doesn't waste too much commuting and waiting time? Bintan Canopi Resort in Indonesia is just 1-hour ferry ride away from Singapore and 5-minute car ride […]

10 Reasons Why You Should NOT Holiday in Bali

by Iwan Yang @ Lokopoko Travel

10 Reasons Why You Should 'NOT' Holiday in Bali. The magic of Bali is a thing of the past, if it ever existed at all. What people experience now is just a mirage that's successfully marketed to at least five million gullible visitors each year. See for yourself why you should consider a vacation elsewhere, like […]

Batam – Top 5 Hotels in Nagoya Hill & Top 5 Hotels in Baloi

by Iwan Yang @ Lokopoko Travel

Top 5 City Hotels in Nagoya Hill The Nagoya Hill area is Batam's main shopping and leisure centre. It is just like what Orchard Road is to Singapore, Bukit Bintang is to Kuala Lumpur or Ortigas Center is to Manila. Naturally, most people who come to batam would definitely drop by this area for various reasons: shopping, eating, relaxing (massage) or just […]

Travel To Dalat: The Ultimate Guide To A Weekend Getaway

by Jake Hornberger @ Vietcetera

Dalat is one of the most famous destinations in Vietnam—and for good reason. From its gorgeous waterfalls, traditional silk factories, and buzzing night market, to its small batch coffee farms, Dalat makes for an ideal getaway from the major cities. In order to make your great escape a bit easier, Vietcetera popped over to the […]

The post Travel To Dalat: The Ultimate Guide To A Weekend Getaway appeared first on Vietcetera.

Speed POS: Diagnostic Data For Reactive Restaurateurs

by Jake Hornberger @ Vietcetera

In 1883, Dayton, Ohio restaurateur James Ritty was growing frustrated at his staff. Cash kept going missing and customers thought he was overcharging them. In response, he invented the first ever “incorruptible cashier” or mechanical cash register. It could calculate the total price of each bill, keep a log of each day’s total sales, and […]

The post Speed POS: Diagnostic Data For Reactive Restaurateurs appeared first on Vietcetera.

East West Brewing Co: The Craft Brewery Taking On Big Beer

by Jake Hornberger @ Vietcetera

Five years ago, there were only 2,000 craft breweries up and running in the US. But by the second quarter of 2017, America proved just how hopped up it had become as it surpassed the 5,500 craft brewery mark nationwide. The threat to the “big beer” industry had become a reality. Now, as bigtime, multinational […]

The post East West Brewing Co: The Craft Brewery Taking On Big Beer appeared first on Vietcetera.

6D5N Vietnam: Hanoi – Mai Chau Minority Village – Ha Long Bay

by Bernice @ Lokopoko Travel » Products

Inclusions:
Return airport transfers by shared coach
3 nights stay @ selected hotel (Twin share) with breakfast
1 night homestay experience
2 nights stay on train 
1 night stay on cruise
Tours with English speaking guide & Meals as per itinerary
Entrance fee and Mineral water

Exclusions:
International flight
Singapore airport taxes and airline fuel surcharges.
High / Festive / Peak Season surcharge if applicable
VISA if applicable
Optional tours, travel insurance, and personal expenses
Driver & Guidetippings

Note: Homestay experience based on standard room with fan only & common toilet shared.

4D3N Vietnam: Hanoi – Ha Long Bay

by Bernice @ Lokopoko Travel » Products

Inclusions:
Return airport transfers by shared coach
3 nights stay @ selected hotel (Twin share) with breakfast
Tour with English speaking guide & Meals as per itinerary
Entrance fee and Mineral water

Exclusions:
International flight
Singapore airport taxes and airline fuel surcharges.
High / Festive / Peak Season surcharge if applicable

VISA if applicable
Optional tours, travel insurance, and personal expenses
Driver & Guide tippings

7 unique attractions that make Singapore one of the world’s most charming destinations

by Iwan Yang @ Lokopoko Travel

  Sometimes avoided on the traveller trail around South East Asia, Singapore is thought of as a destination too costly, commercialized and common. In reality, nothing could be further from the case. Singapore actually overwhelms in terms of the quality of simple & basic places that most people overlook back home. Let’s take a look […]

Is Sieam Reap all about Angkor Wat?

by Iwan Yang @ Lokopoko Travel

So you’ve heard of Siem Reap, Cambodia or maybe you’re on your way to book your holiday there.  There is no argument that the main attraction and must-visit place in Siem Reap is the famous Angkor Wat temple complex.  The majestic & historical Angkor Wat has brought tourists into the country for decades.  But if […]

10 Places To Go On Your First Trip To Seoul, South Korea

by Iwan Yang @ Lokopoko Travel

OK, so after binge-watching that gripping Korean drama or spending hours listening to your favorite K-pop tunes, you finally decide it’s time to pack up and go to this exciting, wonderful place known as Seoul, South Korea. But where to start? Everything seems so overwhelming! Not to worry – you have just come across the […]

1 Day Batam City & Shopping Tour + Ferry + Seafood Lunch

by Iwan Yang @ Lokopoko Travel » Products

Daily Departure. Instant Confirmation!

Lowest Rate Guaranteed!

Package inclusive of:
-  2-way SIN-Batam-SIN ferry tickets (excl. ferry taxes)
- 1 Day Batam City & Shopping Tour  
- Air-Conditioned Coach & Guide Assist  
- Seafood Lunch at Golden Prawn 933  

 

Booking Steps: 1.Set Travel Date >> 2.Choose package Selection >> 3.Indicate No. of Rooms >> 4.Pick Room Type & specify No. of pax >> 5.Click Calculate Price >> Book Now

 

Seven Natural Beauty Brands From Vietnam

by Minh Nguyen @ Vietcetera

Vietnam’s cosmetic retail market rakes in US $1.78 billion per year and is expected to hit US $2.35 billion by the end of 2018. That’s one of the fastest compound annual growth rates on the planet. Currently, 90% of Vietnam’s cosmetic market share is dominated by multinationals including companies from South Korea, Europe, Japan, Thailand, […]

The post Seven Natural Beauty Brands From Vietnam appeared first on Vietcetera.

10 Reasons Why Maldives Is The World’s Top Romantic Destination

by Iwan Yang @ Lokopoko Travel

The Maldives may be physically sinking due to high surface erosion and rising sea levels, but the archipelagic state has retained its charm to new starry-eyed couples, soon-to-be engaged couples, honeymooners, guests celebrating wedding anniversary, well… basically all lovers. Here are ten reasons why Maldives is the ultimate romantic getaway: 1 – The beaches The […]

4D3N Vietnam: Danang – Hoi An – Hue

by Bernice @ Lokopoko Travel » Products

Inclusions:
Return airport transfers by shared coach
3 nights stay @ selected hotel (Twin share) with breakfast
Tours with English speaking guide & Meals as per itinerary
Entrance fee and Mineral water

Exclusions:
International flight
Singapore airport taxes and airline fuel surcharges
High / Festive / Peak Season surcharge if applicable
VISA if applicable
Optional tours, travel insurance, and personal expenses
Driver & Guide tippings

Note: 
This tour is not applicable for pax traveling alone.
This tour is not operated during Lunar New Year holiday from 14-21 Feb 2018.

Top 3 Must Try Balinese Cuisine

by Iwan Yang @ Lokopoko Travel

1. Sate Bali Bawah Pohon (Literal translation: Satay Bali under the tree) Location: Jl. Patih Jelantik No. 57, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia   When you're in Bali, do drop by the big "tree" along Jalan Patih Jelantik and check out this world-renowed Bali Pork Satay. This road side stall would have one person grilling the satay at a time despite the […]

9 Reasons Why Visiting Sri Lanka Will Change Your Life

by Iwan Yang @ Lokopoko Travel

Are you aching for a sort of journey that will open your eyes to sights like you have never seen before? An once-in-a-lifetime experience that will change you, inspire you and securely lodge itself in your mind forever? Then Sri Lanka is just the right place for you. With its rich history, otherworldly scenery and […]

10 Best Restaurants in Bangkok Chinatown - Best places to Eat in Bangkok Chinatown and Yaowarat Road

10 Best Restaurants in Bangkok Chinatown - Best places to Eat in Bangkok Chinatown and Yaowarat Road


bangkok.com

If you are brave enough and forget everything you thought you knew about food, Chinatown will surprise you. Street food is always fun and travellers seem to enjoy mixing with locals to experience something traditional. Yaowarat is famous for its very popular food stalls balanced on the most

District Eight’s Marcus Loke’s Life In Furniture Production

by David Kaye @ Vietcetera

Marcus Loke is the production manager at District Eight. Like many of us, he found his vocation by chance. Disappointed by his high school exams, Marcus set off on his bike to the industrial zone near the edge of his hometown in the north of Malaysia to look for work. That journey led to a […]

The post District Eight’s Marcus Loke’s Life In Furniture Production appeared first on Vietcetera.

Back To Black With Conceptual Artist Phuc Van Dang

by David Kaye @ Vietcetera

Phuc Van Dang is an artist and storyteller who moved to Denmark when he was only nine. He now lives in a converted former prison that has become a cultural hub in the central Danish town of Horsens. Phuc works in a restricted palette of black and white in different mediums—ceramics, painting, and drawing—and with […]

The post Back To Black With Conceptual Artist Phuc Van Dang appeared first on Vietcetera.

Copper Cow Coffee: Vietnamese Pour-Over Goes Global

by David Kaye @ Vietcetera

Like her Copper Cow Coffee, Debbie Wei Mullan is a mix of Asian and American. She was raised in San Francisco by her Chinese-Vietnamese mother and American father, and although they assimilated into American culture, growing up, her mom’s kitchen was filled with the pungent aromas and intense flavors of Vietnamese and Chinese home-cooking. That […]

The post Copper Cow Coffee: Vietnamese Pour-Over Goes Global appeared first on Vietcetera.

6D5N Vietnam: Hanoi – Ninh Binh – Ha Long – Cat Ba Island

by Bernice @ Lokopoko Travel » Products

Inclusions:
Return airport transfers by shared coach
4 nights stay @ selected hotel (Twin share) with breakfast
1 night stay on cruise
Tours with English speaking guide & Meals as per itinerary
Entrance fee and Mineral water

Exclusions:
International flight
Singapore airport taxes and airline fuel surcharges
High / Festive / Peak Season surcharge if applicable
VISA if applicable
Optional tours, travel insurance, and personal expenses
Driver & Guide tippings

Autumn colours fiesta in Japan (part 1) - Top 5 autumn tree viewing spots in Tokyo

Autumn colours fiesta in Japan (part 1) - Top 5 autumn tree viewing spots in Tokyo


Voyagin blog

To all those who love Japan, one of the best seasons to visit is April, when the sakura trees are blossoming in full force.However, did you know that there is yet another time of the year when...

6D5N Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City – Mui Ne Beach

by Bernice @ Lokopoko Travel » Products

Inclusions:
Return airport transfers by shared coach
5 nights stay @ selected hotel (Twin share) with breakfast
Tours with English speaking guide & Meals as per itinerary
Entrance fee and Mineral water

Exclusions:
International flight
Singapore airport taxes and airline fuel surcharges
High / Festive / Peak Season surcharge if applicable
Optional tours, travel insurance, VISA and personal expenses
Driver & Guide tippings

Note: This tour is not applicable for pax traveling alone.
Black-out Dates: 23 Dec’17 - 17 Jan, 2018 & 13 - 24 Feb, 2018.

District Eight’s Marcus Loke’s Life In Furniture Production

by Vietcetera @ Vietcetera

[Article] Read the full story about Marcus Loke here

The post District Eight’s Marcus Loke’s Life In Furniture Production appeared first on Vietcetera.

Vietnamese Fashion Brands: The Future Of Brick And Mortar Retail

by Minh Nguyen @ Vietcetera

With the current Vietnam fashion retail market reported to be worth US $358 million, Vietnam is attracting global industry players drawn by its double-digit growth figures of 22.5%. For the consumer, that means choice across different segments; for the retailer, that means new strategies are required to increase sales both on- and offline. Despite impressive […]

The post Vietnamese Fashion Brands: The Future Of Brick And Mortar Retail appeared first on Vietcetera.

6D5N Vietnam: Hanoi – Ha Long Bay – Sapa by Train

by Bernice @ Lokopoko Travel » Products

Inclusions:
Return airport transfers by shared coach
2 nights stay @ selected hotel (Twin share) with breakfast
2 nights stay on train

1 night stay on cruise
Tours with English speaking guide & Meals as per itinerary
Entrance fee and Mineral water

Exclusions:
International flight
Singapore airport taxes and airline fuel surcharges.
High / Festive / Peak Season surcharge if applicable
VISA if applicable
Optional tours, travel insurance, and personal expenses
Driver & Guidetippings

2D1N Batam Amaris Hotel Nagoya Hill (3*) + Ferry + Land Transfers

by Iwan Yang @ Lokopoko Travel » Products

Package inclusive of:
- 1 night accommodation with breakfast,
- 2-way SIN-Batam-SIN ferry tickets (excl. ferry taxes) 
- 2-way ferry terminal-Batam Hotel-ferry terminal land transportation

(For tour package: City tour with lunch)
(For tour package + massage: City tour with lunch + 60-mins massage in town (adults only)

 

 

Booking Steps: 1.Set Travel Date >> 2.Choose package Selection >> 3.Indicate No. of Rooms >> 4.Pick Room Type & specify No. of pax >> 5.Click Calculate Price >> Book Now

Where To Buy Local Products In Ho Chi Minh City - Vietcetera

Where To Buy Local Products In Ho Chi Minh City - Vietcetera


Vietcetera

Made in Vietnam. Ho Chi Minh City has seen a meteoric rise in quality craftsmanship, proudly boasting the ‘Made in Vietnam’ label.

Back To Black With Phuc Van Dang

by Vietcetera @ Vietcetera

[Article] Read the full story of Phuc Van Dang here

The post Back To Black With Phuc Van Dang appeared first on Vietcetera.

Top 5 Batam Myths & Top 5 Reasons ‘Gen-Y’ Loves Batam

by Iwan Yang @ Lokopoko Travel

Top 5 Myths About Batam Island Tourism in Batam Island, Indonesia is fast gaining ground. With more than a million foreign visitors coming here every year, it's quickly becoming an Indonesian destination of choice next to Bali. But for all its interesting features, Batam labours under certain misconceptions that people carelessly make. Here are five of […]

2D1N Batam Eska Hotel (3*) + Ferry + Land Transfers

by Iwan Yang @ Lokopoko Travel » Products

 

Package inclusive of:
- 1 night accommodation with breakfast,
- 2-way SIN-Batam-SIN ferry tickets (excl. ferry taxes) 
- 2-way ferry terminal-Batam Hotel-ferry terminal land transportation

(For tour package: City tour with lunch)
(For tour package + massage: City tour with lunch + 60-mins massage in town (adults only)

 

 

Booking Steps: 1.Set Travel Date >> 2.Choose package Selection >> 3.Indicate No. of Rooms >> 4.Pick Room Type & specify No. of pax >> 5.Click Calculate Price >> Book Now

About - Contact - Privacy Policy - Terms of Service - Ho Chi Minh Tour - Vietnam Street Food Tour - Saigon City Tour - Private Tours - Vietnam Tour Guide - Vietnam Food Tour - Saigon Food Tour