Touch Down …… Cambodia (Siem Reap)

After a 17-days fulfilling journey in Vietnam, it was time for us to head to our second country in our list …. Cambodia!! Our e-visa required us to enter Cambodia from the land port of “Bavet“, so we had to take the bus to Cambodia from Ho Chi Minh City / Saigon. ………………………………………………………………………………………………… 1) The…

Vietnam on a shoestring!!

What i intend to write in this post is something that personally made me very proud, It is how i traveled in Vietnam on a shoestring!! Firstly i’d like to define “shoestring“, according to Lonely planet guide on travelling “Southeast Asia on a shoestring“, the budget i should have for Vietnam is 25-30$ per day.…

Beyond ho chi Minh city pt.2

The second tour we took in Saigon was Mekong delta 1 day (floating market) The cost of this tour: 200,000 dong The duration: 1 full day It includes: bus ride + guide + lunch + boat ride Level of awesomeness: average ————————————- 1) Mekong delta The bus ride took around 3.5 hours. Our first stop…

Beyond Ho Chi Minh City

In our 3rd and 4th day in ho chi Minh city, we decided to take a couple of tours in the morning and experience the famous “ben thanh” market. —————————————– 1) The most famous tours in Saigon There is a lot of tours offices in ho chi Minh city, they practically offer -more or less-…

Lost in the beauty of Saigon.

In our second day in Vietnam, we wanted to visit as many places of interest in ho chi Minh city as we can, however we didn’t want to take taxis, motorcycles or even bicycles!! We turned our GPS on and just ran with it, and well ……. it couldn’t have turned out any better. 🙂…

Lost in the beauty of Saigon pt.2

3) The great temple of the jade emperor: This temple is the biggest and most touristic in HCMC, and it was kinda obvious why. You can look up the story behind that temple if you’re really interested, coz we did and we didn’t really understand anything xD ——————————————– 4) The highlight of the day Since…

Touch down….. VIETNAM !!

Vietnam …. land of the Dong!! , a country that I’ve always wanted to visit but for some reason I’ve always thought that it’s really difficult to get the visa, well …. it wasn’t, and here I am in one of the most beautiful countries on earth 🙂 ———————————– 1) Flight I took an AirAsia…

The War Room!!

Hey, -This is gonna be a super long post so bear with me now or hmm … pocket it 😀 !!- -((In this post you’ll find information about: Entry visas to Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos / How to find cheap flight tickets / how to find and book accommodation in your destination place/ What books would…