Avoiding International Flight Departure Requirements for Tourist Travel

Avoiding International Flight Departure Requirements for Tourist Travel

Avoiding international flight departure requirements for tourist travel is easy and essentially free with this budget trick and loophole we've found through our years of travel trial and error. Many travelers know that feeling of frustration associated with dealing with a dreaded mandatory exit flight from a country as a Visa requirement for international travel. [...]

The Abandoned Waterpark of Hue

The Abandoned Waterpark of Hue

A spooky actioned packed morning or afternoon can be spent at the abandoned waterpark of Hue for a small and budget friendly admission fee of only $.50. Spend a few hours or an entier day at Thuy Tien Lake, exploring buildings, aquariums, and giant slides which once had the hopes of ushering in thousands of visitors a day, but now stands empty and desolute. 

Finding the Best Deals on Hotels & Hostels

Finding the Best Deals on Hotels & Hostels

Travelling on a budget can be challenging yet fun. Each new destination means a new hotel or hostel, new activities, and the exciting unknown. Do you book an accomodation in advance, or do you wing it and hope to find a cheap hostel upon arrival? We break down the top online booking sites for you as well as our suggestions on finding lodging the months, weeks and only hours out from your arrival. 

Driving the Hai Van Pass

Driving the Hai Van Pass

Hai Van Pass is one of the most beloved drives throughout Vietnam and ranked among the top 10 things you must do if you're visiting this country. Whether you've bought a motorbike for your journey or are just renting one for the day, this is an affordable, budget friendly, and once in a lifetime journey that is a must when traveling from Hue to Danang. 

Hue Ancient Citadel

Hue Ancient Citadel

The Ancient Citadel of Hue once boasted 160 buildings spread over a 1 mile complex, and has been proudly compared by the Vietnamese to the Forbidden City of Beijing. Today the temple stands in both splendor and ruins and is a wonderful budget friendly half day activity filled with history, architecture and culture. 

Travel Guide: Hue, Vietnam

Travel Guide: Hue, Vietnam

Hue is an attractive city, sitting on the Song Huong river with bridges, canals and moat criss crossing around the city.  Every corner you turn uncovers another hidden gem rich in both culture and history. Dedicate a couple of days to exploring the city and all that it has to offer, you can cover most of the sites in one action packed day if you are short on time.

My Son Temples: Hoi An

My Son Temples: Hoi An

The My Son Temples located approximately 45 minutes outside of Hoi An city are an absolute must see for any backpacker or tourist in Vietnam. With their rich ancient history, alluring tales of ransacking by the French, and survival of the Vietnam War, this site of over eight temples and 71 monument is a wonderful and budget friendly half day trip.