Hanoi Shopping

The Ultimate Hanoi Shopping Guide – What to buy and where to buy it

We wrote a very popular article focused on Ho Chi Minh City shopping awhile back, and have since had many requests for a similar piece for shopping...
Vietnam Dong Money

Money in Vietnam – Payments, Currency Exchange and ATM Tips

  Which currency (money) you should be used when you go to a specific country is one of the most important subjects travelers should research...
Toy Street in Hanoi

Top 5 Tips for Traveling Vietnam with Kids

The tourism industry in Vietnam has grown tremendously since the mid-90s.  Previously thought of as a war-torn and inaccessible country, it is now a...
Xe om driver on his bike

How to Get Around Ho Chi Minh City on the cheap!

For travellers, Ho Chi Minh City (previously known as Saigon) can seem very centralized because not only are most of the tourist attractions around...
Handicrafts from Northern Vietnam

What to buy in Vietnam from North to South!

Many tourists enjoy souvenir shopping in Vietnam to not only commemorate their time in the country but also to give items as gifts or...
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