24 Hours in Ninh Binh: What to Do? Where to Stay?

Travel date: September 2019 | Solo Travel I only had a very limited time when I went to Hanoi and on my arrival I wondered where to go: I was torn between Halong Bay and Ninh Binh. It wasn't an easy decision. At 3AM, I have chosen to go to Ninh Binh. Ninh Binh as [...]

My 1-hour Cyclo Tour in Hanoi

Travel Date: 1-3 SEPTEMBER 2019 It was my 3rd and last day in Hanoi and I decided to visit other landmarks in the Old Quarter, French Quarter and Ba Dinh district. My 3rd hostel was at Halley Hostel which is very near the night market and it's in Old Quarter. I went out at 10AM [...]


Date of stay: 2019SEPT1-4 Last week, I went to a 3-day vacation in Hanoi and I can't imagine that I only spend a few bucks on my stay. I booked a single bed on a mixed bedroom from Booking.com that comes with free breakfast and I am very glad that through these I saved a [...]

My Hanoi Travel Notes

Courier: via Cebu Pacific Route: Manila - Hanoi - Manila Travel Date: September 1 - 5, 2019 Weather: Tropical -- VISA At present, Philippine passport holders are Visa-free for 21 days. Wikipedia: Visa Policy of Vietnam https://www.flickr.com/photos/183511941@N04/48700671283/in/dateposted-public/ Noi Bai International Airport -- LANGUAGE: Vietnamese CURRENCY: Vietnamese Dong (See money exchange below) There are several money [...]