Category Archives: HOTELS & RESORTS

A Capsule Hotel in Vietnam? I thought it’s only in Japan.

Capsule Hotel

You might have heard about the capsule hotels in Japan. Well, they also have it here in Hanoi, Vietnam. It is actually inspired by Japanese features that offer many small bed-sized rooms or capsules. Fact: In 1979, the first-ever capsule hotel in the world was opened in Osaka, Japan. People nowadays especially travelers prefer a …

Hotel Review: Trang An Valley Bungalow

Nipa Huts and Outdoor Pool

Homey Trang An Valley It’s my 2nd day in Ninh Binh and I spent a night here at Trang An Valley Bungalow. This place is so refreshing as it will give you a nostalgic vibe and wouldn’t like to return home. These nipa huts are perfectly located right next to a sandstone/quartzite-made-mountain behind it that …

Hotel Review: Bai Dinh Garden Resort and Spa

Bai Dinh Garden Resort and Spa Fascade

A Hidden Paradise in Ninh Binh I just recently had another solo-backpacking trip to this amazing city of Ninh Binh in Vietnam. I’ve spent 3 days and visited 1 unique place each day including Bai Dinh Pagoda, Trang An Grottoes, and Tam Coc’s Hang Mua. And the trip is not complete without a good place …

Hotel Review: Legacy Yen Tu – MGallery by Sofitel

Bedroom

“Tranquility at its finest.” Go somewhere close to nature or go somewhere unfamiliar. Either of the two is what I usually do to celebrate my birthday. A sort of a tradition every year. I’m doing this to be relieved, to escape the hustle and bustle of the city, and to have my senses put in …