Ferry + boat routes in Vietnam + Google Map

Ferries and boats are the important type of transportation in Vietnam. Vietnam is at the seaside and boats, ferries and hydrofoils are used to transport tourists and residents to the nearby islands. For some of them, eg, Phu Quoc or Con Dao, it is also possible to use various domestic flights. Shipping and boat transport…

How to travel from Hanoi to Siem Reap in Cambodia?

Siem Reap in Cambodia belongs to one of the most visited and tourist places in Cambodia. You can visit there the most archeological monuments in the world – Angkor Wat Temple Complex. But, it is good to know, Siem Reap is not only the Angkor Wat Temple Complex. In the surrounding you can find another…

Average temperatures in the cities of Vietnam

Before you visit Vietnam, plan carefully, when you come and where you stay. Vietnam is in the Southeast Asia, but temperatures can be different in the various parts of Vietnam, but also during the year. Vietnam is located in both a tropical and a temperate zone but temperatures are still very high mainly in the…

How to get from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)?

Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city are the biggest cities in Vietnam. A lot of travelers but also local people in Vietnam want to travel from Saigon to Hanoi or from Hanoi to Saigon very fast.  Travel distance between these cities is about 1 700 kilometers by land and 1 100 km by air. It…

Traveling from Hanoi to Ha Giang + tickets + tips

Ha Giang is an unique place in northern Vietnam. Mountains, parks, hills, nature, ethnic villages, authenticity of the village life, beautiful sceneries and no mass tourism (it will change slowly). Ha Giang has lots of interesting places and you should spend there a couple of days. This province is not for 2 day trip. If…

Border crossings in Vietnam (enter+exit with 1-month single entry E-visa)

In February 2017, Vietnam has introduced single entry 30-day e-visa. From February 1, 2017, you can enter and exit Vietnam with the e-visa (30-days, single entry). With this new e-visa you can enter or exit in the various border crossings, seaports and also the international airports and you can travel by land from Vietnam to…

How to travel from Hanoi to Sapa+Lao Cai?

The most visited places in northern Vietnam – Sapa, Hanoi, Ha Long Bay. Sapa is among the top 3 most visited places in northern Vietnam. It is very good to know it. If you do not like the places full of tourists, it will be better you will skip this place and you can travel…

Vietnamese bistros and restaurants in Prague 🍜

Vietnamese restaurant in Prague rise in recent years like mushrooms after the rain. Vietnamese cuisine and dishes are very popular in the recent years. Evidenced by the growth of Vietnamese restaurants in Prague and elsewhere in the Czech Republic. If you can not travel to Vietnam and you visit Prague – the city where I…

Calling and Internet in Vietnam – Useful information and tips📱

You can call and use the Internet in Vietnam just as well as at home. Vietnam is a rapidly expanding and modernizing country. Vietnam has a wide network coverage for mobile calls. You can call and use 3G mobile internet almost anywhere and anytime. The only exception is remote places in the mountains where you…

How to get FROM HANOI TO NANNING (China)?

Nanning is the big and modern city in Southern China. A lot of travelers in northern Vietnam are crossing the borders on the north to China. If you are already in Vietnam it is the good idea to see also China. One of the biggest stops in southern China is Nanning City. Nanning is not…

How to get FROM HANOI TO HA LONG BAY and CAT BA ISLAND?

Thousands of tourists visit Ha Long Bay every day. Ha Long Bay is about 180 km far from Hanoi City. You can go by train from Hanoi (end station is Hai Phong, 40km from the town of Ha Long) or by bus to the city of Hai Phong and Ha Long. Ha Long is a…

BusMap – Maps of the bus routes in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City

BusMap mobile application – Maps of bus routes in your mobile. Until you will come in Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City, you’ll find that knowing the bus routes in these cities is not easy. The bus network in these cities is huge. It is not to easy for foreigners to use printed version of…