HO CHI MINH CITY TRAVEL GUIDE (Budget + Itinerary) 2019

It never occurred to me that I would fall for Vietnam.  Back then, I remember traveling here because it is pretty close to Cambodia and I only wanted to get my passport stamped. Looking back, I am not proud of it. Now Vietnam is one of my favorite countries when backpacking in Southeast Asia.  This blog though will focus more …

HANOI TRAVEL GUIDE BLOG (BUDGET + ITINERARY) 2019

To date, Hanoi still emanates with remnants of the French rule through its centuries old gothic churches, French colonial buildings and opera houses. But it also exudes with traditional Vietnamese flair, making it one of the most interesting cities in the country, a blend of both Asian and European influence. As it is the capital of the country, most airlines …

Vietnam to Cambodia: Border Crossing by Bus or Van

vietnam cambodia border crossing PHOTO

I find land border crossing quite worrying, because of scams. But  when I’ve crossed the border of Vietnam and Cambodia, it was hassle-free and easier compared to crossing the border of Thailand and Cambodia.  Perhaps because typically, the buses are direct, meaning you don’t have to carry all your bags and stuff to another vehicle.  During my last border crossing …