Halong Bay Travel Guide

Halong Bay Travel Guide

How to Get to Halong Bay You can take a 3-hour tour bus from Hanoi to Halong Bay, which will take you straight to your cruise ship, or, do as we did and stay one night in Halong City first.

The Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi

The Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi

With vintage cars and traditional rickshaws on either side, a doorman in a traditional Vietnamese golden uniform opened the door to usher us in through the colonial entrance. The Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi has been sculptured and cultivated with a

Climbing Bai Tho (Peace) Mountain in Halong Bay

Climbing Bai Tho (Peace) Mountain in Halong Bay

For a unique perspective on Halong Bay, climb Bai Tho Mountain or Peace Mountain. The Bai Tho viewpoint has become famous on instagram, and for good reason. The view of Halong Bay from here is truly breathtaking. Karst structures and

The Best Halong Bay Cruises to Uncover the Secrets of the Bay

The Best Halong Bay Cruises to Uncover the Secrets of the Bay

Sleeping out on a boat in a mystical place reminiscent of an epic fantasy home belonging to dragons is one of the top things to do in Vietnam. With over a thousand islands clustered together within the enchanted Halong Bay,

Best Cafes in Hanoi, Vietnam

Best Cafes in Hanoi, Vietnam

If you're anything like us, then no matter where you are in the world, one of the first things you've probably Googled about the destination is where to find a great coffee. Here are the best cafes in Hanoi that

Where to Stay in Hanoi, Vietnam

Where to Stay in Hanoi, Vietnam

There's plenty of accommodation options in Hanoi to suit any type of traveller, holiday or budget. As you know, we specialise in luxury travel and here are the Hanoi accommodation options that we stayed at while in the bustling capital

Most Instagrammable Spots in Hanoi, Vietnam

Most Instagrammable Spots in Hanoi, Vietnam

Most Instagrammable Spots in Hanoi Train Street Train street is a unique and colourful narrow street in the Old Quarter, where many locals live and where a train passes through, at high speed, several times a day. What’s interesting about

Hanoi, Vietnam Travel Guide

Hanoi, Vietnam Travel Guide

The bustling capital of Vietnam, Hanoi, is a diverse metropolitan city that has architecturally been influenced over the centuries by other countries to become a unique attraction in South East Asia. Home to the second largest population in the country,

Travel Guide to Tam Coc, Nihn Bihn, Vietnam

Travel Guide to Tam Coc, Nihn Bihn, Vietnam

Tam Coc is known as the ‘Halong Bay on Land’. Hundreds of karst limestone cliffs dot the countryside of Nihn Bihn, primary around the sleepy village of Tam Coc; a UNESCO world Heritage Site just two hours from Hanoi. We

Four Seasons Nam Hai Review

Four Seasons Nam Hai Review

Tiers of multiple pools shimmer in the tropical sun. An inviting infinity pool is flanked by palm trees and beyond the pool there is a stretch of clean white sand that eventually gives way to sparkling ocean blue. Vietnam is