Vietnam Hanoi Itinerary – 4 Days 3 Nights Free & Easy

Hanoi is the capital of Vietnam and upon you touched down at Noi Bai International Airport, you will notice the propaganda poster along the streets or highway which capture your attention! Pictures with image of soldiers holding a gun, painted with simple lines and  brightcolor to stand out their subject and theme. Most people will …

Vietnam Hanoi Hotel Review : May De Ville Old Quarter Hotel

There are plenty of hotels in Hanoi.  Most people would choose to stay in Old Quarter Hanoi and I too strongly recommend anyone to stay there.  It is easy access to many tourist spots if you stay in Old Quarter, such as the iconic Hoan Kiem Lake and water puppets show.  There are also a variety …

First University in Vietnam : Temple of Literature in Hanoi

After visiting Hoan Kiem Lake in the Old Quarter, we took a taxi from Old Quarter to Temple of Literature.  It is only about 2 km but we paid 100,000 dong for a very short distance.  The meter runs super fast and you know there is something wrong with the meter.  We knew we got …

Lesson Learnt from Hanoi City Vietnam

The first time I visited Vietnam was 10 years ago to Ho Chi Minh City, that time there were not many tourists doing free and easy and more would prefer to book package tour from the tour agent in Singapore. I did free and easy in Ho Chi Minh City, went to the local travel …

Vietnam : Halong Bay ~ The “Descending Dragon”!

Halong Bay is not unfamiliar for most people and many rushed there for the scenic view.  This Unseco site consisting of 1,600 islands and islets.  The word Ha Long means descending dragon.  The “long” mean “dragon” sound similar to Chinese pronunciation. It took 3.5 hours on the road to reach Halong Bay from Hanoi.  Once we were …