VIETNAM: Things To Do in Ninh Binh

Ninh Binh province in Vietnam comes in an easy to love package – rice paddies and placid river hemmed in by limestone hills, majestic caves, verdurous forest, ancient ruins, majestic temples and majestic cathedrals. Ninh Binh is a perfect day tour from Hanoi city because it is just 2.5 – 3 hours away by bus, car or train.  Youn will …

BANGKOK BUDGET HOTELS : KHAO SAN ROAD AREA (UNDER PHP 2,000)

Bangkok is synonymous to backpacking, it’s not dubbed as the backpacking capital of the world for nothing. Aside from a wealth of Bangkok budget hotels and hostels, there is more to experience here. First time backpackers in Bangkok usually flock to the lively Khao San Road in Banglamphu area. But admittedly, even if I’ve been to Bangkok a few times …

GIGANTES ISLANDS TOUR ITINERARY

The ruggedly enchanting Gigantes Island in Carles, Iloilo has beckoned tourists in recent years. Thanks to the tropical islands sprinkled off its coast, abysmal caves and dirt cheap seafood. Though Gigantes Island is part of Iloilo provinces, it is also accessible via Capiz.   While most tourists would come here for day tour, our group opted to avail of the 2 …

JAKARTA TOURIST ATTRACTIONS

If you hate Manila traffic, try Jakarta. The sprawling capital of Indonesia is the region’s most crowded not to mention the busiest, reason why many tourists hightail this city for the big swells of Bali  or the temples of Yogyakarta.    But don’t fret, because if you’re a culture vulture and a foodie, Jakarta is a melting pot that will …