Explore Vietnam Part 3: Halong Bay

Why Halong Bay? Well, what hasn’t been already said about Halong Bay (Ha Long Bay or “descending dragon bay”)? It is many people’s single favorite place in Vietnam. Not without a reason. The scenery of thousands of little limestone karst islets is absolutely gorgeous, enchanting and unique. Few people know, how to see Halong Bay cheap way,…

Explore Vietnam Part 2: Saigon

Hello, Saigon (ehm, Ho Chi Minh City)! Saigon was my entry point to/ leaving point from Vietnam and I spent a total of five days there (three days at the beginning of my trip and two days at the end). I think it is an optimal amount of time to get used to the city (the…

Explore Vietnam Part 1

Welcome to the first post in my Explore Vietnam series.  Explore Vietnam is meant to be a resource for travelers to Vietnam, which is based on my own travel experiences in the country and personal interest I have in the region. But why did I decide to put all my thoughts and observations in writing? Choose…