Blog

Phu Quoc Island – Paradise of beaches

May 17, 2016

Phu Quoc is the largest of all Vietnamese islands, far from Hochiminh City 500km.¬†Phu Quoc is called the Emerald Island because of its triangular shape, as well as the island of “99 mountains” because of its many sandstone chains gradually descending from the north to the south. The longest one is Ham Ninh which stretches for 30 km along the eastern edge with its highest peak called Mount Chua (603m). The second highest peak is Mount… read more

Vietnam Travel tips

May 9, 2016

CLIMATE & TIMES TO VISIT You can travel to Vietnam any time of year and each season has its own special appeal. The most popular time for travel is between November to April. You should book well in advance if you wish to travel to Vietnam at this time. Temperatures are generally lower, especially in the north, where it can be quite cool in the winter months (December to February). Halong Bay is often covered in… read more

Cambodia Travel tips

May 9, 2016

Cambodia is a reasonably safe destination and can be visited throughout the year. The capital, Phnom Penh, is rapidly developing, as are the other major cities and towns. Many of the comforts of home can be found here, from air-conditioning and wireless internet in many hotel rooms, restaurants and bars, to the availability of food and other products from around the world. Other aspects of travel in the country may be less comfortable, such as uneven… read more

Bun Cha Hanoi

May 8, 2016

Bun Cha is one of the most popular specialty in Hanoi and Northern regions of Vietnam. Bun Cha is served with vermicelli noodle, fresh local herbs, special sauce and 2 BBQ pork and pork meatballs. The soul of Bun Cha is the pork. Meats are marinaded with garlic, onions, pepper, sugar or honey overnight. Meats has to be BBQ over the charcoal to obtain this characteristic smell. Besides “protein”, another key ingredient to Bun Cha is… read more

Laos travel tips

May 8, 2016

Laos is one of Southeast Asia’s least developed and least populated countries. The mighty Mekong River is at its heart, and flows through most of the major towns and cities you will visit. A strong Buddhist culture pervades, and the sight of glittering golden temples and monks collecting alms add to the country’s beauty, serenity and undeniable allure.Tourism in Laos is somewhat developed and there are luxury lodgings and wonderful eateries, yet patience is still required… read more