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What sort of handbag and ID do you carry in Italy?

by Summer0407 @ Fodor's Forum

hello I will be in Florence and Venice next month. Is there a large amount of gypsies in those area�s? I was thinking of using a small crossbody bag...

Beautiful Mountain Towns

by bcsa @ Fodor's Forum

We are looking for recommendations for favorite, charming towns or villages in the Bavarian Alps and in the area around Salzburg (or Kitzbuhl or...

Layover in Narita, Japan

by Layover Guide Staff @ Layover Guide

Stuck on a Narita layover in Japan? If you have a long layover in Narita, you may want to explore the small city for a few hours. Tokyo is easily two hours (sometimes more) away from the Narita Airport, so if you’ve got a delay for less than a day, it might not be worth […]

The South Island's only wildlife hospital

by Diamantina @ Fodor's Forum

If you're interested in New Zealand's unique and endangered wildlife, you might enjoy this recent article about Dr. Lisa Argilla, the only trained...

Discover: Havana

by @ Wikitravel

For an "authentic" experience in getting around Havana via public transportation, try El Camello, a split-level bus pulled by a semi-truck, and resembling a 2-humped camel.

Photo Friday: Hitler’s Vienna

by Becky @ Trekking with Becky

Hitler’s Vienna was unquestionably different from the Vienna we know today, but there’s no doubt that it was magnificent. Vienna is the classiest, most glorious city I’ve ever seen, which makes it hard to imagine a person like Adolf Hitler…

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SAMPLE ITINERARY FOR VISITING CHOIRS – 1

by 1AliciaRall_CMajourTours23 @ C Major Tours

Day 1. Arrive at Johannesburg OR Tambo International airport. Meet & Greet service with assistance with passport control and customs formalities. Transfer by luxury air-conditioned coach to Pretoria and check in at your 3* hotel. https://clhg.com/hotels/312/Road-Lodge-Centurion Dinner at a local restaurant and overnight at the hotel.   Day 2. Pretoria – 1st concert.           Breakfast at

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Culinary Tour to Vietnam visiting Hanoi, Hoian and Ho Chi Minh - C Major Tours

Culinary Tour to Vietnam visiting Hanoi, Hoian and Ho Chi Minh - C Major Tours


C Major Tours

Day 1. – Depart 11:00   Check in at the International Departure Terminal – OR Tambo. 13:45   Depart on Singapore Airlines flight SQ479. Meals on board.   Day 2. – Singapore – Hanoi 06:10   Arrive in …

Discovering Sapa: A Comprehensive Guide to Visiting Vietnam’s Northern Hill Station

by Juliana Hahn @ The Christina's Blog

Sapa is famous for its beautiful landscapes full of verdant rice patties, rolling hills, Vietnam’s highest mountain, and hidden trails in overgrown valleys. While the idea of coming here for a trek far off from the noise and pollution of the big cities inspires wanderlust, organizing it all can be a bit daunting, especially for […]

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Photo Friday: Avtovo – The Most Beautiful Subway Station

by Becky @ Trekking with Becky

Avtovo, in St. Petersburg, is the most beautiful subway station I have ever seen.  I never thought that I would use the adjective “beautiful” for a subway station, but when I came to Russia last year, that changed pretty quickly. I’m…

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Layover At New York’s JFK Airport

by Layover Guide Staff @ Layover Guide

New York layovers at John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK) offer plenty to do for travelers both inside and outside the airport. JFK airport is located in Queens roughly 12 miles from downtown Manhattan, making it an accessible destination for those on a long layover. If you’re trying to figure out if you can leave […]

Discover: Takaoka

by @ Wikitravel

On your way from Takaoka to the Vladivostok ferry? Take a look out the window: the name of the Himi train line means Ice-Watching.

SPECIAL CRUISE ADRIATIC SEA ISLANDS

by 1AliciaRall_CMajourTours23 @ C Major Tours

Day 1. – Depart 15:15   Check in at International Departure Hall – OR Tambo. 18:15   Depart on Turkish Airlines flight TK039 to Istanbul. Your baggage allowance is 30 kg for checked baggage and meals are served on board.             Your baggage will be checked through to Zagreb.   Day 2. – Istanbul - Zagreb 05:00  

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Seattle Layover

by Layover Guide Staff @ Layover Guide

Stuck on a Seattle layover at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport? Located 13 miles from downtown Seattle (20-30 minutes travel time) allows passengers to venture into Seattle to catch the sights on a long layover. If you’re trying to determine whether you can leave the airport during your Seattle layover, click here for useful tips. If […]

My Typical Japanese Apartment

by Becky @ Trekking with Becky

Since I have a little less than a month left in my babushka’s Soviet apartment in Moscow, I’ve been reminiscing about my typical Japanese apartment in Kurashiki.  It’s making me wonder what kind of apartment I’ll end up having in…

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The South Island's only wildlife hospital

by Diamantina @ Fodor's Forum

If you're interested in New Zealand's unique and endangered wildlife, you might enjoy this recent article about Dr. Lisa Argilla, the only trained...

Spring Break in Madrid with Kids (8 and 12 yo) - Need Advise!

by anuta77 @ Fodor's Forum

Hello! We are planning to take our 2 kids (boys, 8 and 12 yo) to Madrid (https://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g187514-Madrid-Vacations.html) for...

Discover: Kanab

by @ Wikitravel

When eating at Houston's restaurant in Kanab, Utah, tip the servers well; they pack pistols, although it's just for show -- allegedly.

Discover: Seoul

by @ Wikitravel

Fans of spicy fermented cabbage from all over Korea flock to the Kimchi Museum in Seoul.

Sprinting to Saigon

by Joseph @ Your Travel Path

Hey everyone, I’m sitting in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) recovering a bit from our travels to get here. We left Iowa City Thursday morning and headed toward Moline. I got my first twinge of anxiety when we got on the road toward the airport. No heading back now! Katie dropped us off and took […]

24 hours in: Ho Chi Minh City

24 hours in: Ho Chi Minh City


Urban Adventures

Ho Chi Minh City is one of the most popular cities to visit in Southeast Asia for a reason. The pace is frenetic and the...

What I Learned about Nicosia, Cyprus – Europe’s Last Divided City

by Becky @ Trekking with Becky

My weekend trip to Cyprus on the first weekend of August was totally unexpected and spontaneous, and until I did some research online while on the train to the airport, I’d had no clue that Cyprus was a divided republic…

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Photo Friday: Tallinn’s Medieval City Wall Walkway

by Becky @ Trekking with Becky

Trekking Tallinn’s medieval city wall walkway was the highlight of my day-trip there from Helsinki. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the walkway is a small section simply called Tallinn’s City Wall. It rained until about a half hour before I had…

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Ho Chi Minh Museum

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Paris Layover (Charles De Gaulle)

by Layover Guide Staff @ Layover Guide

Layover Guide’s Suggestions Of Things To Do On A Paris Layover: Paris Tours On a Paris layover, there are a ton of tours that you can choose from including tickets to a show at Moulin Rouge, skipping the line at the Eiffel Tower, segway tours through Paris, day tours for wine tasting, French cooking classes, […]

A Thrilling Hai Van Pass Adventure With Onetrip

by Phuc Nguyen @ The Christina's Blog

Vietnam is a fabulous country that sings harmonies of the wild jungle and the people that venture through it. That is a destination that you must visit at least once in your life if you seek adventure. One of the most desired places to stay in Vietnam for both foreigners and locals alike is Da […]

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Get Off the Beaten Track in Hue, Vietnam

by Phuong Thuy @ The Christina's Blog

Located on the bank of Perfume River, this city is the capital of Thua Thien Hue province, 700 kilometers to the south of Hanoi. Although you can visit Hue at any time of the year, the most charming season is surely from March to August, especially March through April when the temperature is at its […]

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What sort of handbag and ID do you carry in Italy?

by Summer0407 @ Fodor's Forum

hello I will be in Florence and Venice next month. Is there a large amount of gypsies in those area�s? I was thinking of using a small crossbody bag...

Where to find the best snacks in Athens

by Rebecca Skevaki @ Urban Adventures

The Athens food scene is pack with snacks, most of which you can feel good about because they’re made with healthy ingredients like olive oil, honey, local cheeses and fresh vegetables. (Chemical-laden and processed convenience foods are hardly appealing when you’ve got a cuisine as tasty as that of the...

3 reasons you should not book with XO Tours

by XO Tours @ XO Tours Blog

Although we are very proud of the acclaim our tours have received over the years, we realize that they are not suitable for everyone. These are the 3 main reasons we think some guests should not book our tours: If you are looking for a typical food tour – All the dishes and stops on the “Foodie” tour are carefully curated to…

An Bang, where the dead tell something beyond the paradise

by hugomai291196 @ Hue private cars provide tour in central of Vietnam by private car

An Bang (in Vietnamese: An Bằng) is a small fishing village in Hue, also commonly known “Town of ghosts” or “The Land The Dead Live”. The An Bang Village An Bang is located just outside the Hue citadel . The distance from the city center to there is over 20 km. It’s possible to stop in […]

Jaima Al Muslimin Mosque

by admin @ Ho Chi Minh City Highlights - maps

Heathrow Airport To Stonehenge

by Layover Guide Staff @ Layover Guide

For many travelers stuck on a London Layover, Stonehenge tops the list of places they most want to see. But Stonehenge isn’t the most accessible tourist destination in England. Layover Guide breaks down the easiest and quickest options for traveling to Stonehenge from Heathrow Airport. Stonehenge – Quick Facts: Address: Amesbury, Salisbury SP4 7DE, UK Phone:+44 […]

Beautiful Mountain Towns

by bcsa @ Fodor's Forum

We are looking for recommendations for favorite, charming towns or villages in the Bavarian Alps and in the area around Salzburg (or Kitzbuhl or...

Discover: Savannah

by @ Wikitravel

Chippewa Square in Savannah, Georgia was the site of the bus stop in the movie Forrest Gump, but don't look for the famous bench; it was just a prop.

Saigon Central Post Office

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10 good restaurants in Hoi An

by Hue Private Car @ Hue private cars provide tour in central of Vietnam by private car

1. Circle It is one of the famous restaurants in Hoi An. Miss food from home? Circle got you. It is well-known for its burger.  Never leave this place without trying at least one of their burgers! – Address: 317 Cua Dai, Hoi An, Vietnam – Open for Business: 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm 2. Dao Tien […]

Photo Friday: Over 1,000 Years of Pozsony Pride

by Becky @ Trekking with Becky

With history and cultural pride come traditions, and keeping traditions alive is wonderful provided that no one gets hurt.  As far as I was able to see, Hungary’s tradition of Pozsony pride fits that bill, and what a wonderful surprise…

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The Ultimate Hanoi Shopping Guide – What to buy and where to buy it

by Graham Stein @ XO Tours Blog

We wrote a very popular shopping article focused on Ho Chi Minh City 2 years ago, and have since had many requests for a similar piece for Hanoi. Shopping posts are difficult to do however, because there are so many unique things that you can buy in Vietnam that it’s impossible to include everything in a single article. We…

My Son Sanctuary – Half day trip from Hoi An

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Situated in a small valley in the mountainous district of Quang Nam Province, about 45 km from Hoi An Ancient Town, My Son Sanctuary is the best choice for tourists to get a half day getaway to uncover the fascinating history of the Champa...

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Discover: Kota Kinabalu

by @ Wikitravel

The Hall of Skulls at Monsopiad Cultural Village outside Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia features 42 skulls of enemies, all killed by the warrior-hero Monsopiad.

Traveling safely with the allergy

by Tonya11 @ Fodor's Forum

*I'm planning my trip and want to make it safe and enjoyable. Advice me some tips for traveling safely with the allergy (urticaria). Should I visit...

XO Tours in Hanoi

by XO Tours @ XO Tours Blog

XO Tours does not operate in Hanoi, and it’s unlikely we ever will. So why the misleading blog title? We felt the need to write this blog post to protect our brand, so that when our valued guests search for XO Tours they will know that XO Tours only operates out of Ho Chi Minh City…

Discover: Graz

by @ Wikitravel

UPC Arena in Graz, Austria was renamed in 1997 to honor native son Arnold Schwarzenegger, but the old name was restored in 2005 over the governor's support of the death penalty.

A Foodie’s Guide to Hue, Vietnam

by Phuc Nguyen @ The Christina's Blog

Come to Hue and Eat like a Local Hue City is the old capital of Vietnam. Despite its location – next to Da Nang – the new economic center, Hue is calm and peaceful in a unique way. If you want to have a truly relaxing travel experience, Hue is definitely the city you must […]

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Uncovering the real Rio… in just one day

by Anne Von Osterhausen @ Urban Adventures

I went to Rio while on my first ‘360’ around the world. I had spent a few weeks in Ecuador and Peru, and wanted to visit my family in Germany on my way back home to Australia. It would have been silly not to stop anywhere else along the way,...

Sacramento Layover (SMF)

by Layover Guide Staff @ Layover Guide

Stuck on a layover at the Sacramento International Airport (SMF) in California? The Sacramento airport is located approximately 10 miles from downtown, which makes the city a very accessible destination for those stuck on long layovers. If you’re trying to determine whether you can leave the airport during your Sacramento layover, click here for useful tips. If your stuck […]

Christina's Saigon

by admin @ Ho Chi Minh City Highlights - maps

Vietnam transport and accommodation guide - CHOICE

Vietnam transport and accommodation guide - CHOICE


CHOICE

Getting from Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City airport to your hotel, and the best sites for booking trains, buses and accommodation in Vietnam.

Bonsai Saigon River Cruise – Resurrection!

by Sharyn @ Ho Chi Minh City Highlights

Bonsai is Back!!! It’s my great pleasure to announce that as of April 2017, Bonsai Dinner Cruises has a brand new boat, “The Bonsai Legacy,” and is re-open for business. I often get queries from my readers about which night...

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Ketchup, cheese, liberty: The legend of Poland’s zapiekanka

by Monika Prylinska @ Urban Adventures

The zapiekanka (a long, open-faced sandwich) was a beloved piece of my childhood. But not only mine — it was a miracle treat for a whole generation of Polish children who discovered it at the end of ‘80s (and who still buy one from time to time for sentimental reasons)....

Two Days in Hanoi – How to Make the Most of It

by Juliana Hahn @ The Christina's Blog

Small alleys crammed with food stalls, delicious smells filling the air of the quaint Old Town streets and imposing monuments honoring Vietnam’s rich and turbulent history— all that and more is Hanoi. If you are planning a short trip here and want to see all the main attractions, this two-day itinerary of the capital is […]

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How to get around Saigon on the cheap!

by Brinda Shah @ XO Tours Blog

As tourists, Ho Chi Minh City can seem very centralized because not only are many of the tourist attractions around District 1, the centre of the city, but this district is also quite compact.  However, with 24 districts, the city is actually very spread out and some of the other districts are more than twice…

Street food in Hue city

by Hue Private Car @ Hue private cars provide tour in central of Vietnam by private car

1. Bun Bo Hue – Hue Beef Vermicelli Soup Forget about Pho, when in Hue make sure you’ll try this traditional Hue soup. Must be warned, most of the traditional dishes in Hue are generally spicy. But trying this food will give you a little hint why the Nguyen Dynasty built their Imperial City in […]

Discover: Bohinj

by @ Wikitravel

Medieval frescoes in the Church of St. John the Baptist in Bohinj, Slovenia often show figures with large swellings of the neck (goiters), caused by lack of iodine in the local diet.

RENFE and credit cards

by IMDonehere @ Fodor's Forum

One pop psychology definition of insanity is do the same thing and expect a different result. Well, today I tried to book tickets on RENFE. Yes, I...

Seoul Incheon Free Transit Tour How-to Guide

by Joseph @ Your Travel Path

Have a long layover at Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN)? Lucky you! It’s one of the best airports in the world. There’s free massage chairs, places to sleep, numerous quality restaurants, cultural performances and activities, and much more. But the highlight of our recent 15 hour layover in Incheon was the Free Transit Tour offered […]

In northern Vietnam, a piece of unfinished cloth tells a story

by Hannah Crosby @ Urban Adventures

I recently took a trip with my mother through northern Vietnam, and up into the mountainous region that borders Southern China. The people who have lived there for generations are not Vietnamese, but a mix of isolated and unique groups that retain very separate cultural styles — partly due to...

RENFE and credit cards

by IMDonehere @ Fodor's Forum

One pop psychology definition of insanity is do the same thing and expect a different result. Well, today I tried to book tickets on RENFE. Yes, I...

Cao Lầu Hoi An – What to eat in Hoi An

by Hue Private Car @ Hue private cars provide tour in central of Vietnam by private car

Cao Lau is one of the local Vietnamese dishes that noodles is the main ingredient and that is only be found in the old town of Hoi An in Quang Nam Province of Central Vietnam. Cao Lau is considered as one of Vietnam’s greatest culinary treasure as this traditional dish goes back centuries ago. Locals […]

Naples, Fla Girls! weekend. Restaurant recommendations, please!

by SueOnTheMove @ Fodor's Forum

Hi! We will be a group of 6 women on our yearly let�s-run-away-from-our-children-for-the-weekend trip. (We LOVE our kids, but we also enjoy ways in...

Spring Break in Madrid with Kids (8 and 12 yo) - Need Advise!

by anuta77 @ Fodor's Forum

Hello! We are planning to take our 2 kids (boys, 8 and 12 yo) to Madrid (https://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g187514-Madrid-Vacations.html) for...

Visiting Saigon During TET – 2017

by Sharyn @ Ho Chi Minh City Highlights

TET or Lunar New Year occurs at the end of January in 2017. The lead up to the Year of the Rooster will be very festive, but during the actual holiday period, the atmosphere around the country will change completely. The...

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What to do in one day in Ho Chi Minh City | XO Tours Blog

What to do in one day in Ho Chi Minh City | XO Tours Blog


XO Tours Blog

If you only have one day in Saigon, here is a custom itinerary to maximize your time here.

Blue River Hotel 3

by admin @ Ho Chi Minh City Highlights - maps

Discover: Saudi Arabia

by @ Wikitravel

Don't look for nightlife in Saudi Arabia: alcohol, dancing, movies and mingling with the opposite sex are all prohibited.

A Comprehensive Guide to Vietnam Visas

by Scott Jones @ XO Tours Blog

*** Disclaimer: We believe all the information in this article was correct at the time it was published however, regulations in Vietnam change often so we urge travelers to not rely solely on the information in this blog post when planning their trip to Vietnam. We cannot be held responsible for any lost monies or travel time due to any…

5D Saigon Tour - Forever Travel

5D Saigon Tour - Forever Travel


Forever Travel

From the electrifyingly chaotic city to her beautiful nature and heritage sites, Saigon is a destination to behold. As well as taking in the sights, sample some of the finest food she has to offer. [...]Read More...

How to stay safe and avoid scams in Vietnam – Part 2: South Vietnam

by Tom Divers @ XO Tours Blog

In this, the second part of our two-part series on avoiding common tourist scams in Vietnam, we focus on popular tourist destinations in the south of the country. Saigon, Nha Trang and Hoi An all have their fair share of scams and safety hazards that travelers should be aware of. (Read Part 1 of this series…

Insider’s View Episode 8 – Fiona Briers

by Sharyn @ Ho Chi Minh City Highlights

Episode 8 of Insider’s View comes from Fiona Briers who runs the brilliant Bright Solutions in Vietnam. The work they do to empower women and produce gorgeous handicrafts is fabulous. She’s been here almost 9 years so I’d say she...

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Off The Beaten Path in Vietnam

by Brinda Shah @ XO Tours Blog

Vietnam is seeing more and more visitors each year, with the actual number of tourists per year reaching well over 6 million.  Some areas in Vietnam, such as Halong Bay, Sapa, and Hoi An, are very beautiful but also packed with tourists year round.  Fortunately, if you want to get away from the crowds, you…

Saigon Zoo & Botanical Gardens

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A small souvenir that holds big memories of Morocco

by Olivia Saunders @ Urban Adventures

Before returning to New Zealand in 2016, my partner and I spent a number of years seeing as much of the globe as we could, with the time and money we had available. We had been living in Birmingham for two years before our visas ran out, at which point...

The Best Homestays in Sapa (For An Authentic & Personal Experience)

by Phuong Thuy @ The Christina's Blog

H’mong, Dao, and Giay people speaking English more fluently than Vietnamese, tremendous natural vistas right outside your balcony, an early morning chill with clouds hovering over the mountains, this and more is what you should expect from Sapa! Located on the northern border of Vietnam, Sapa is the only region of the country that has […]

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Transportation from Phu My Port to Ho Chi Minh city  - Hoi An Food Tour

Transportation from Phu My Port to Ho Chi Minh city - Hoi An Food Tour


Hoi An Food Tour

Where is Phu My Port? Phu My port is about 55km from Vung Tau city and 90km from Ho Chi Minh City. Phu My is a commercial port with nothing nearby. Cruise ships dock at unused container terminal piers at the port. Phu My...

Photo Friday: Fall in Chisinau, Moldova

by Becky @ Trekking with Becky

Unlike in Moscow, it was still fall in Chisinau, Moldova, when I went just a little over a year ago.  I can’t believe that just a little over a year ago, I spent a long weekend in Chisinau, Moldova.  Like…

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Transfer to Hoi An by Train

by Hue Private Car @ Hue private cars provide tour in central of Vietnam by private car

Unfortunately there is no train station in Hoi An even though the small town has many visitors every year. The neighboring city of Da Nang which is about an hour away is preferred to be the train stop for most of the travelers. Travelers can take taxi, motorbike taxi, bus or private car for going […]

A dress fit for a wedding… and for the Trans-Siberian train

by Jennifer Makin @ Urban Adventures

Between high school and university, I went to Belgium for a year on Rotary exchange, to improve the French I’d learned at school and experience a different culture. I got along well with all three of my host families, but in the second one, there was a daughter a year...

Escape Hunt Experience Ho Chi Minh City

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Li'l C - Big Shoe Lady

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Socially Responsible Travel in Hanoi (Travel and Give Back)

by Phuc Nguyen @ The Christina's Blog

The phrase “socially responsible travel” is a new trend followed by travelers all over the world, in the context that traveling and experiencing new cultures is popular nowadays. Hanoi, renown for the chaotic Old Quarter, many little temples, Dong Xuan Market that sells household goods and street food, already has so much to offer. However, […]

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My Two FREE Incheon Transit Tours - Trekking with Becky

My Two FREE Incheon Transit Tours - Trekking with Becky


Trekking with Becky

TweetEmail TweetEmailOn my way to Ho Chi Minh and back, I had a long layover (each way) in Seoul (ICN), so for the first time, I was able to take free tours offered at the airport.  Since I’ve already been…

Going to Hoi An by Bus

by Hue Private Car @ Hue private cars provide tour in central of Vietnam by private car

1. Buses from Ho Chi Minh go to Hoi An Bus is one of the usual transportation for both locals and foreigners. This is due to the fact that it is the cheapest of all the means of transportation within Vietnam. Buses go to almost every city and pass by most of the tourist destinations. […]

Discover: Cranbrook

by @ Wikitravel

If you visit Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada and crave a dinner of alligator meat, you can get it at K's Amazon Eatery -- even though the Amazon and its gators are thousands of miles away.

The best souvenir I ever bought was…

by Urban Adventures @ Urban Adventures

We recently asked our travellers about the best souvenirs they had picked up on their travels. And the answers were hilarious, cool, charming, precious and sometimes a little weird… Vintage records, a handcrafted kaleidoscope, an alpaca jumper from Peru, an ogre mask, a good ol’ bottle of hot sauce from...

The Best Day Trips from Hanoi

by Tom Divers @ XO Tours Blog

Beware! XO Tours does not operate in Hanoi. If you book with a tour operator in Hanoi that claims to be XO Tours, you have been defrauded! Hanoi sits on a bend in the Red River. To the south and east lies the watery world of the Red River Delta, where farms and villages continue as…

Traveling safely with the allergy

by Tonya11 @ Fodor's Forum

*I'm planning my trip and want to make it safe and enjoyable. Advice me some tips for traveling safely with the allergy (urticaria). Should I visit...

Hoa Vien Brauhaus

by admin @ Ho Chi Minh City Highlights - maps

London Heathrow Layover

by Layover Guide Staff @ Layover Guide

Stuck on a London Heathrow layover at the Heathrow International airport? London’s Heathrow airport is one of the busiest airports in the world and is located roughly 15 miles from London’s city center, making it an accessible destination for those who are stuck on long London layovers. If you’re trying to decide whether you can leave […]

Discover: Saudi Arabia

by @ Wikitravel

In Saudi Arabia, you can try authentic apple-flavored Budweiser. (Non-alcoholic, of course.)

The Arrivals Guide to Ho Chi Minh (Tan Son Nhat) Airport - The Christina's Blog

The Arrivals Guide to Ho Chi Minh (Tan Son Nhat) Airport - The Christina's Blog


The Christina's Blog

Here is all you need to know about Ho Chi Minh Airport so you can optimize your arrival process. From Visa to Duty-Free shopping, it's all here!

Street food in Hoi An

by Hue Private Car @ Hue private cars provide tour in central of Vietnam by private car

1. Banh Dap One interesting snack in Hoi An. What excites people when eating this Hoi An specialty is the smashing of the rice paper part of it. Banh Dap has two layers, the wet and the crispy one which once smashed it will serve as a filling to the wet layer and dip it […]

Festival in Hoi An

by Hue Private Car @ Hue private cars provide tour in central of Vietnam by private car

1. HOI AN LANTERN FESTIVAL Date: every 14th day of lunar month Location:  An Hội Sculpture Garden Description: Also known as Full Moon Festival. The whole old town will be lit only with lanterns to make tourists and local see what the ancient city was hundred years ago. 2. COMMEMORATION FESTIVAL OF THE FOUNDER OF […]

Hanoi Transfer Service company

Hanoi Transfer Service company


Hanoi Transfer Service company

Hanoi Transfer Service (HTS) has provided a wide range of luxury transfer services.We also offer private tours of one or more days visiting some of the most beautiful places in Vietnam

itinerary and home base for Italian Riviera

by imgwiz @ Fodor's Forum

I am starting to plan a 9 day trip for myself and my husband in April - May and wanted to spend a few days exploring Cinque Terra. Thought we could...

How to Do Mount Fansipan Right

by Anna Suszynski @ The Christina's Blog

Mount Fansipan is the highest mountain in Vietnam and Indochina peninsula, located in the Hoang Lien Son mountain range. It was once only visited by adventure seekers fit enough to make the strenuous hike, but now this mountain offers a few different experiences for all types of travelers. Regardless of the new tram that brings […]

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Miami Layover

by Layover Guide Staff @ Layover Guide

Stuck on a Florida layover at Miami’s Dade International Airport? The airport is located roughly eight miles from Miami, which makes the city an accessible destination for those stuck on long layovers. If you’re trying to determine whether you can leave the airport during your Miami layover, click here for useful tips. If you’re stuck […]

Exploring Ho Chi Minh City by day and night

by Joseph @ Your Travel Path

Saturday in Saigon and we slept in to fight our jetlag. So in the early afternoon we left the comfort of the hotel to confront the chaos that is downtown Ho Chi Minh City. Armed with a simple map we navigated the foreign street names and hordes of motorbikes. Just crossing the street in Saigon […]

Naples, Fla Girls! weekend. Restaurant recommendations, please!

by SueOnTheMove @ Fodor's Forum

Hi! We will be a group of 6 women on our yearly let�s-run-away-from-our-children-for-the-weekend trip. (We LOVE our kids, but we also enjoy ways in...

Discover: Lubbock

by @ Wikitravel

Among the objects on display at the Buddy Holly Center in Lubbock, Texas, memorializing the city's favorite son, is a giant-size replica of the rocker's trademark glasses.

On the Camino de Santiago, a €1 pin was the best souvenir I’ve ever bought

by Cindy Young @ Urban Adventures

I had just finished walking 800 kilometres of the Camino de Santiago across Spain. It was my second Camino, and I wanted something to bring back to Australia. People who have walked the Camino often wear a scallop shell, both to commemorate their journey, and also to identify themselves to...

Connecting you to the local experience – My day out with Inspitrip

by Sharyn @ Ho Chi Minh City Highlights

Well, I haven’t been out on a trip for quite a while. (I think the last one was with Saigon Treasure Hunt) The main reason is, I’ve been totally flat out writing and editing the second edition of my book...

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Discover: Clipperton Island

by @ Wikitravel

If you somehow find yourself visiting Clipperton Island and lack things to do (understandably), try running around the island and timing yourself; the record circumnavigation time is one hour and 17 minutes.

itinerary and home base for Italian Riviera

by imgwiz @ Fodor's Forum

I am starting to plan a 9 day trip for myself and my husband in April - May and wanted to spend a few days exploring Cinque Terra. Thought we could...

Silverland Sakyo Hotel and Spa

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The AirAsia Asean Pass: Limited Routes, Payment Problems & more…

by Joseph @ Your Travel Path

Part 1: About the pass (skip to Part 2 part if you have the pass and are having problems) For our upcoming trip to SE Asia in May, Rose and I decided to go for AirAsia’s new ASEAN pass. This pass allows travel between all the ASEAN member nations (Malaysia, Brunei, Singapore, Indonesia, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, […]

How to learn about a culture and without speaking native language?

by Tonya11 @ Fodor's Forum

*It�s hard if there�s zero communication. How can you learn about a culture and meet locals without speaking their language? **Share your best...

Amsterdam Layover

by Layover Guide Staff @ Layover Guide

Layover Guide’s Suggestions Of Things To Do On An Amsterdam Layover: Amsterdam Tours There are lots of wonderful tours to choose from when on an Amsterdam Schiphol layover. There are many layover tours that will specifically pick you up and drop you off at the airport with private drivers and customized tours such as this and this. There […]

Hoi An history – Hoi An travel guide

by Hue Private Car @ Hue private cars provide tour in central of Vietnam by private car

Hoi An is small town in Quang Nam Province, Central Vietnam. It is about 1000km away from Ho Chi Minh and 810 km away from Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam. Currently, Hoi An has estimated population of more than 83,000 people. Hoi An is one of the most visited place in Central Vietnam. The […]

The Rex Hotel

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How to Use Google Earth to get Inspired and Plan for Travel

by Joseph @ Your Travel Path

  Google Earth is a geographic visualization program that uses real satellite and aerial imagery, as well as 3D models to create the ultimate interactive digital globe. I’ve used Google Earth a lot to create cool visualizations related to my research as a geographer, but honestly the best use I’ve found for Google Earth is […]

Travel news: Monte Carlo Las Vegas Update

by @ Wikitravel

As of today, Las Vegas' Monte Carlo Casino Hotel remains closed pending the investigation of last week's fire and the impending repair work. At this time, reservations at the Monte Carlo are being moved to other MGM Mirage hotels. In addition, the Lance Burton show will be suspended for the time being and all tickets that have already been purchased will be refunded.

Private airport pick up to Ho Chi Minh City center - Vietnam Travel Agency

Private airport pick up to Ho Chi Minh City center - Vietnam Travel Agency


Viet Ventures Co., Ltd

Airport Tan San Nhat (SGN airport code) pick up or Send off (one way) Remark:  Please providing us exacly your Flight schedule and Terminal arrival for the smothly picking up Including: Private transfer from Tan San Nhat Airport to Ho...

Discover: Fukuoka

by @ Wikitravel

A bullet train ride on the Hakata-Minami Line in Fukuoka, Japan costs just ¥290 (under US$3). Alas, the end-to-end trip lasts just ten minutes.

Discover: Aberdeen

by @ Wikitravel

Among the artifacts displayed at The Gordon Highlanders Museum in Aberdeen, Scotland is a flag from Hitler's staff car. (Don't ask how they got it.)

How to stay safe and avoid scams in Vietnam – Part 1: North Vietnam

by Tom Divers @ XO Tours Blog

Generally, Vietnam is a very safe country in which to travel. Compared to most major tourist cities in the West – Paris, London, New York, Rome – the streets of Vietnam’s urban centers are much less threatening. However, in some of the more popular tourist destinations in Vietnam, there are a handful of tourist scams and…

Pho Binh Noodle Shop

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Photo Friday: Tallinn’s Incredible Medieval City Walls and Towers

by Becky @ Trekking with Becky

A while ago, I did a Photo Friday post about Tallinn’s incredible medieval city wall walkway, and (unsurprisingly) fellow trekkers were bedazzled and wanted to see the other towers and other sections of the wall.  As promised, if there was…

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Packing List For Vietnam Layovers

by Layover Guide Staff @ Layover Guide

It is essential to prepare personal things before you take a trip to Vietnam. Apart from clothes, what should foreigners bring when visiting Vietnam on a layover? Below is a packing list for your Vietnam trip that you need to consider.   Travel documents Passport and visa are important documents if you want to travel […]

Culinary Tour to Vietnam visiting Hanoi, Hoian and Ho Chi Minh

by 1AliciaRall_CMajourTours23 @ C Major Tours

Day 1. – Depart 11:00   Check in at the International Departure Terminal – OR Tambo. 13:45   Depart on Singapore Airlines flight SQ479. Meals on board.   Day 2. – Singapore - Hanoi 06:10   Arrive in Singapore. Remain in transit. Change flights. 09:20   Depart on flight SQ176 from Singapore. 11:40   Arrive in Hanoi, Vietnam. Clear passport

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24 hours in: Belgrade

by Urban Adventures @ Urban Adventures

Serbia’s eclectic capital is also one of the oldest cities in Europe. It might not have the immediate wow factor that you expect to find in other European capitals, but the city’s charm, warmth and sense of fun will envelop you soon after arriving. It’s likely you’ll want to stay...

Discover: Vicksburg

by @ Wikitravel

When you visit Vicksburg (Mississippi) National Military Park, you can see one of the first ironclad gunboats, dating back to US Civil War times.

Ho Chi Minh City Tours & Activities - Daytrips and Tour Packages in Da Nang

Ho Chi Minh City Tours & Activities - Daytrips and Tour Packages in Da Nang


vietnam-guide.com

Ho Chi Minh tours are plentiful, ranging from full-day excursions to the iconic Chu Chi Tunnels and Cao Dai Temple to romantic sunset cruises along the Saigon River. Formerly Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City’s fascinating history is immortalised in the form of classic French architecture and ornate Buddhist

Discover: Japan

by @ Wikitravel

Good things come in threes — and in Japan, the list includes views, castles, gardens, mountains, hot springs and giant Buddha statues.

Need Vietnam visa once Vietnam is a stopover

Need Vietnam visa once Vietnam is a stopover


Vietnam-Immigration.Org.Vn

You don’t need Vietnam visa as you transit at Vietnam international airport and stay in transit area only. On the other hand, you need to obtain Vietnam visa to enter Vietnam mainland.

SAMPLE ITINERARY FOR VISITING CHOIRS – 2

by 1AliciaRall_CMajourTours23 @ C Major Tours

  Day 1. Arrive at Cape Town International airport. Meet & Greet service with assistance with passport control and customs formalities. Arrival transfer to your 3* Ritz hotel and check in. http://www.theritz.co.za/ Dinner at the hotel and overnight.   Day 2. Table Mountain – Robben Island – 1st concert. Breakfast at the hotel. Morning visit

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Layover In Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam | Layover Guide

Layover In Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam | Layover Guide


Layover Guide

Things to do on a layover In Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Philadelphia/DC in late June, possibly 4th of July?

by marvelousmouse @ Fodor's Forum

I had been considering a short trip to SF or San Diego this summer. And then I was googling the Mutter because I was trying to explain phrenology...

Cafe shop in Hoi An

by Hue Private Car @ Hue private cars provide tour in central of Vietnam by private car

The Espresso Station One of the most famous coffee shops in the old town of Hoi An. Tourists can’t resist the aromatic Vietnamese coffee and the cakes that the shop offers. Address: 28/2 Tran Hung Dao, Hoi An 563921, Vietnam Open for Business: 7:30 am – 5:00 pm   Rosie’s cafe Famous for its iced coffee and vegetarian […]

How to learn about a culture and without speaking native language?

by Tonya11 @ Fodor's Forum

*It�s hard if there�s zero communication. How can you learn about a culture and meet locals without speaking their language? **Share your best...

A-Z guide to Vietnamese Lunar New Year (Tet)

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Vietnamese Lunar New Year – Tet is not only extremely significant to every single Vietnamese in the country but also somehow deeply impressive to foreign tourists who have a chance to experience the most special and important holiday in Vietnam. Tet in Hoi An has...

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Special White Christmas Choir Concert Tour

by 1AliciaRall_CMajourTours23 @ C Major Tours

Krakow Advent & Christmas Choir Festival Incl. Warsaw, Zakopane, Budapest, Ljubljana & Venice Annual events in December   Day 1. Depart 16:15   Check-in time at International Departures at OR Tambo. Please check your luggage through to Warsaw. 19:15   Depart on Emirates Airlines flight EK764. Dinner on board.   Day 2. Dubai - Warsaw 05:15   Arrive

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Philadelphia/DC in late June, possibly 4th of July?

by marvelousmouse @ Fodor's Forum

I had been considering a short trip to SF or San Diego this summer. And then I was googling the Mutter because I was trying to explain phrenology...

Things to do in Hoi An

by Hue Private Car @ Hue private cars provide tour in central of Vietnam by private car

1. Cooking Class Enrolling to cooking classes in Vietnam is very popular that almost all tourists do this for at least a day or even longer if they have enough time to travel around the country. Discovering cuisines of different is one of the many reasons why people enroll to cooking classes. In Hoi An, […]

DANCE IN SPAIN

by 1AliciaRall_CMajourTours23 @ C Major Tours

SEA SUN FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL ART FESTIVAL & CONTEST LLORET DE MAR & BARCELONA – SPAIN   Day 1. – Depart 17:15   Check in at the counters of Iberia at OR Tambo. 20:05   Depart on flight IB6050 to Madrid in economy class. Flight duration is 10 hours and 20 minutes. Meals on board. Please book your

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Banks/ATM/Money Changer in Hoi An – Vietnam

by Hue Private Car @ Hue private cars provide tour in central of Vietnam by private car

All information about Bank – ATM – Money changer which you should know when traveling Hoi An   Asia Commercial Bank (ACB Bank) – Address: 66 Tran Hung Dao, Hoi An – Phone:0510 3915 979 – ATM Address: 572 Cua Dai Street, Hoi An – Withdrawal Limit: 5 million – Fee: 20,000 VND/ transaction Bank for […]

Insider’s View. Episode 7 – Jean Ngo (The Expat Shop)

by Sharyn @ Ho Chi Minh City Highlights

Editor’s Note: Episode 7 of Insider’s view comes from Jean Ngo, owner of “The Expat Shop.” Jean is yet another visitor who fell in love with this crazy city while on holidays and returned to make Saigon her home. As...

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