Impressive Accommodations in Ha Long Bay

Ha Long Bay, the bay of thousands of limestone karsts and isles in various shapes and sizes, is situated near Ha Long city. Thousands of domestic and international tourists are coming to Ha Long city every day to watch this majestic scenery. We have fully detailed articles on our blog about how to get to […]

The Best Ways to Get Around in Hanoi

My favorite way to experience the charm of Hanoi is to be on my feet walking the thousand-year-old streets. Every corner of every alley whispers something about Hanoi’s complicated history, the buildings stand as pillars to its past that stretches millenniums deep. Have you ever tried to navigate the city to Tran Quoc Pagoda, one […]

Saigon’s Best Art Destinations

Architectural Sights Hugely influenced by French-style architecture, the old buildings in Saigon can easily cast an enchanting spell on their visitors at first sight. Therefore, remember the names below carefully so you won’t miss these masterpieces! The Independence Palace (Vietnamese: Dinh Doc Lap) Photo: Flickr @alphis tay Built on July 1st, 1962 and designed by […]

5 Must-See Places in Saigon Most Travelers Miss

Saigon, officially known as Ho Chi Minh City, is easily overlooked by travelers looking to experience surreal landscapes such as the numerous limestone monoliths of Halong Bay, the cascading rice terraces in Sapa or the immense green tea hills of Dalat. What most don’t immediately realize is that Saigon has a personality unlike any other […]

The Arrivals Guide to Ho Chi Minh (Tan Son Nhat) Airport

Airports: the one destination that simultaneously inspires both joy and dread. If you’re feeling intimidated by your first trip to Vietnam, let Team Christina’s put your anxieties to rest with this handy-dandy survival guide for the Tan Son Nhat/Ho Chi Minh airport. First up: the international terminal. Stay tuned for the domestic edition. Fast Facts […]

Saigon on A Budget

Ho Chi Minh City, or Saigon, is the financial heart and the most chaotic city in Vietnam. With numerous modern skyscrapers and enchanting historical French colonial buildings, Saigon has a population of 10 million citizens, not to mention up to 5 million visitors every year. However, this crowded city still remains a place that can […]

The Ultimate Guide to Shopping in Saigon

Ho Chi Minh City, or formerly known as Saigon by the locals, is the largest city in Vietnam, and the first port of call for many visitors to the country. If you’re a shopping freak, you’re in for a treat. Shopping in Saigon is crazy! Filled with world-class local designer fashion, interiors, and lifestyle shops- the […]