Tracing the ‘Food Steps’ of Anthony Bourdain in Vietnam (Part Three: Saigon)

Tracing the ‘Food Steps’ of Anthony Bourdain in Vietnam (Part Three: Saigon)

  • Aleksi, L.
  • 20 December, 2018
“Going to Vietnam the first time was life-changing for sure; maybe because it was all so new and different to my life before and the world I grew up in. The food, culture, landscape and smell; they’re all inseparable. It just seemed like another planet; a delicious one that sort of sucked me in and never let go.” – Anthony Bourdain, 2014.   Anthony Bourdain was a world-renowned chef, a seasoned traveler, author and a fondly remembered people’s person. Mr. Bourdain’ great love and appreciation for Vietnam – his “first love” – is no longer a surprise, with him having...
Tracing the ‘Food Steps’ of Anthony Bourdain in Vietnam (Part Two: Hue)

Tracing the ‘Food Steps’ of Anthony Bourdain in Vietnam (Part Two: Hue)

  • Aleksi, L.
  • 19 December, 2018
“Fellow travelers, this is what you want, this is what you need, this is the path to true happiness and wisdom”. – Anthony Bourdain, 2014.   This is the second part to a series of three blogs, the first of which is about Anthony Bourdain’s ‘food-steps’ in the capital city...
Why a weekend trip in Ninh Binh can change your lifestyle?

Why a weekend trip in Ninh Binh can change your lifestyle?

  • Theresa Dao
  • 20 September, 2018
That was a summer day in July, Exotic Voyages started a new trip: A perfect opportunity for everybody relaxing and having fun. It had been raining all the week, but we were very lucky Ninh Binh was our destination this time. It is often called “Ha Long Bay on the land.” But that name isn’t...
Know Everything About Hanoi from 26 Letters in the Alphabet

Know Everything About Hanoi from 26 Letters in the Alphabet

  • Theresa Dao
  • 02 May, 2018
If this is your first visit to Hanoi, you might be overwhelmed with sources of information: places to stay, food to eat, and things to do.  Even if you go on a tour, you still have one or two free days to discover this city on your own. Aware of your concerns, we have collected in “Hanoi from...
Travel Experts Reveal 10 Necessary Tips to Travel with Kids to Southeast Asia

Travel Experts Reveal 10 Necessary Tips to Travel with Kids to Southeast Asia

  • Theresa Dao
  • 20 April, 2018
Traveling with kids can be burdensome but think positive and smile – you’ re on vacation. It would not be a stressful affair at all with our travel experts’ useful advice. 1. Prepare for your vaccinations Health issues are the main concern when traveling to developing countries such as...
The Ultimate Guide To Cat Ba Island

The Ultimate Guide To Cat Ba Island

  • Hailey Chen
  • 17 April, 2018
It doesn't matter where you go in life. It's who you have beside you that matters. For me, it's so true. I had been to Cat Bat twice before: the first one is with my family and the second one is with my friend. Last weekend, I came back to Cat Ba island and this time, it was with my colleagues.Ev...
10 Exotic Beach Resorts in Vietnam that you must visit at least once in life!

10 Exotic Beach Resorts in Vietnam that you must visit at least once in life!

  • Tiffany Nguyen
  • 17 April, 2018
Vietnam is always a strong magnet that attracts enthusiasts of pristine nature, authentic culture, rich history and urban life. Since the government opened the door for tourism, boutique and luxury hotels have been growing quickly, especially secluded beach resorts due to the coastline sweep in a...
8 Amazing Cruises to Discover Halong Bay in Different Ways

8 Amazing Cruises to Discover Halong Bay in Different Ways

  • Tiffany Nguyen
  • 16 April, 2018
With a wide range of biodiversity, and nearly 2,000 limestone islands rising from the emerald water of the Gulf of Tonkin, Halong Bay or the Bay of Descending Dragons, was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1994. Its majestic landscape was amazingly filmed in the famous Indochine (1992), an...
Best Bars in Hanoi for Your First Visit

Best Bars in Hanoi for Your First Visit

  • Theresa Dao
  • 02 April, 2018
Hanoi is famous for its unique cultures, street food, and French colonial architecture. But wait until dark to discover an entirely new face of the city. From an outdoor patio, in a dark jazz music, give yourself a twist with a signature cocktail and let Hanoi by night suppresses your feeling. 1....
7 ideas for beach stay in Southeast Asia

7 ideas for beach stay in Southeast Asia

  • Tiffany Nguyen
  • 28 March, 2018
Summer is coming to town, it is high time to make a plan to get some more vitamin Sea. Going to the beach is not only about getting some suntan, or escaping from all the bustling city life, it is about exotic, extraordinary memories that you will keep until the end of your life. Therefore, choosi...
12 Exciting Destinations for Summer Holidays in Asia

12 Exciting Destinations for Summer Holidays in Asia

  • Theresa Dao
  • 27 March, 2018
Most parts of Asia in summer is hot, wet, and humid unless you head south. Here are 12 of the most exciting summer holidays 2018 in Asia, with milder climate but doesn’t lack sunny days and a detailed schedule of summer festivals that you may not want to miss out.  1. Hoi An, Vietnam  While...