Top Ten Things To Do in Hanoi, Vietnam

In this age when cities are defined by impressive skyscrapers and magnificent buildings, it’s a breath of fresh air to find a place wherein the beauty is defined by its authenticity, diversity, history, and originality.  Hanoi is one of the few.  Throughout the years, Hanoi, Vietnam has preserved its tradition and has respected its history.  This has resulted to Hanoi leaving an indelible mark as one of the country’s top tourist destinations. Continue reading “Top Ten Things To Do in Hanoi, Vietnam”

3D2N Hong Kong Tour Itinerary

Hong Kong is without a doubt one of the most beautiful cities in the world.  Magnificent skylines, impressive buildings, intriguing blend of Eastern and Western cultures, and numerous tourist spots are what make the city one of a kind.  It is one of the most popular cities, not only in Asia but around the world.  Even in the midst of its popularity and thousands of tourists arrival, Hong Kong has always delivered.  There are many tourist attractions enough to satisfy every travelers around the world.  Here in this article is a sample of Hong Kong Tour Itinerary to help you get around this incredible place. Continue reading “3D2N Hong Kong Tour Itinerary”

Top Ten Things To Do in Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok is one of the most visited cities in the world and nobody is surprised.  This cosmopolitan city offers a wide range of scenic spots, authentic Thai activities, and sumptuous cuisine.  It is impossible for a tourist to experience the quintessential Bangkok for a short period of time, but doing these ten things is the closest to experiencing it.  There is something about Bangkok that attracts people from around the world, people who don’t mind the hot temperature and humidity, traffic, and pollution.  It could be its diverse culture, delicious food, magnificent skyline, lively nightlife, or its hospitable people.  Whatever it is, everybody just loves Bangkok.  Below are the Top Ten Things To Do in Bangkok, Thailand. Continue reading “Top Ten Things To Do in Bangkok, Thailand”

Hanoi Vietnam: Hoa Lo Prison

Every country has a history, a remembrance of past struggle, hardships, and triumph.  Stories from our ancestors, written accounts on textbooks, remnants of artifacts and relics displayed on museums, and old photographs are our sources.  Vietnam has an affluent history being under French colonization to Communists uprising and revolt and to heartbreaking Vietnam War.  All of these had shaped Vietnam as we know today.  There are many places and historic sites in all over Vietnam that would remind us of their history.  And one in particular is Hoa Lo Prison in Hanoi, Vietnam. Continue reading “Hanoi Vietnam: Hoa Lo Prison”

The Parisian Macao Hotel

Venetian Macau Hotel has brought Italy in Macau, nine years ago.  This year, Paris is within reach with the completion of the newest resort hotel in Macau, the Parisian Macao Hotel.  Just when everybody thinks that Macau has enough integrated resort hotels, two new ones had opened.  Last August we’ve seen Wynn Palace and its elegant modern hotel and the impressive Performance Lake.  Last month the replica of the Eiffel Tower has impressed a lot of locals and tourists, alike.  Truly, there is no stopping Macau from being the Las Vegas of Asia. Continue reading “The Parisian Macao Hotel”

Countries Filipinos Can Visit Without Visa

The Philippines currently ranked number 76 tied with Cape Verde at The Henley and Partners Visa Restrictions Index 2016 with Germany topping the list.  The Visa Restrictions Index is a ranking of countries based on the travel freedom its citizens enjoy.  How convenient it would be to travel to whichever country you desire without the hassle of getting visa and worrying about getting approved?  Currently, the Philippines can enter to 61 countries and territories without a visa or visa on arrival, that’s 61 out of 218 countries and territories, quite not there yet. Continue reading “Countries Filipinos Can Visit Without Visa”

Direct Bus from Malaysia to Singapore

Malaysia and Singapore, like Cambodia and Thailand or Vietnam and Cambodia or Hong Kong and Macau, is like hitting two birds with one stone.  For one short vacation, you may visit two countries with ease and convenience as they are bordering countries.  You can marvel on the magnificent Twin Towers one day and then enjoy Universal Studios the next day. Continue reading “Direct Bus from Malaysia to Singapore”

When in Hong Kong: Tai O Fishing Village

One would think that Hong Kong is a picture of bustling metropolitan with high-rise buildings and impressive skyline or a picturesque Chinese community with temples found in every corner.  That is not really false, but, the city is a multifaceted metropolis with diverse culture and influences that makes it more endearing for tourists and locals, alike.  A little far away from Hong Kong city, on the island of Lantau, is a fishing village that depicts the early life of native Hong Kong and shows a different side of a rather busy cosmopolitan, and that is the Tai O Fishing Village. Continue reading “When in Hong Kong: Tai O Fishing Village”