The Famous Attractions in Southern Vietnam (Mekong Delta, Ho Chi Minh city)

Southern Vietnam includes the area around Ho Chi Minh City and the Mekong Delta. This region has a lot to offer to tourists including a tour around the modern city, a glimpse of rice fields and a fun day around the beach.

Ho Chi Minh City

Previously known as Saigon, the capital city of Ho Chi Minh was named after one of the greatest leaders of Vietnam. Today, the place is considered as the largest and the most crowded in the entire country. With the amount of motorcycles that flood the streets constantly, wandering around the city can take some time to get used to.

Still, the energy and the vibe in the city is something that many tourists still love to experience. There are also plenty of things to try out in Ho Chi Minh including shopping in the Ben Tranh Market, eating street food or delicious meals in gourmet restaurants, visiting the Soui Tien Amusement Park, temples and pagodas and many more.

Mekong Delta

Another place to observe and appreciate the diverse wildlife of Vietnam is a cruise along the Mekong Delta. Many tour companies offer trips in the area which will often include seeing the island of coconut monk and enjoying lunch at a local restaurant. You might also get the chance to ride a motorcycle along the Vietnamese highway which offers among the best views of rice fields and jungles in the country.

Love it? try a tour here: Mekong Delta tour 1 day.

Cu Chi Tunnels

Vietnam has years of war up in its history and to get a glimpse of how it might have felt back in those days is an experience you definitely have to try. The Cu Chi tunnels are a network of communication tunnels that the Vietcong built during the Vietnam War to hide from the American soldiers. Most of the tunnels have been left as-is although the booby traps have been disabled and the hallways widened a bit for Western tourists. Read More …

A review of the Top rated juicers on the market

Types of Juicers

It is also important to learn about the various types of juicers, so that you will know which among the top rated juicers on the market your bet would be. There are many juicer users who do not know about these types of juicers, but it will be an advantage to know them so that it will be easier to pick the juicer that you need to buy.

A centrifugal type of juicer is the usual and common juicers. This type makes use of a metal blade spinning at a speed. This juicer has powerful motors and runs at a high speed. This juicer works both for fruits and vegetables.

Top rated juicers on the market
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The masticating type of juicer operates at slower speeds and of course, produce less noise than other types of juice extractors. This juicer is perfect for green leafy vegetables.

Brands of the Top Rated juicers on the market

Now let us take a look at various brands of the top rated juicers on the market. It is also important for you to know these brands, so that you can have less time to spend in looking for the juicer that you would like to buy on the market. Remember that there are many brands all over the market, so if you are not aware about the best brands, then you might be picking the wrong ones.

The Breville manufactures real good juicers. They have a fast, an easy to use and simple to clean juicers. They are always given the top choice and they are popular for their modern design, easy to use, speedy, and impressive and quality products.

We also have the Omega brand of juicers. They have the best quality of the masticating type of juicers that are designed as horizontal and vertical machines. Their juicers have high juice yield and designed to operate quietly.

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Best Cheap Ukulele Review for Beginners 2016

I know for a fact that buying your first ukulele especially if you are a beginner is not easy to do and might get you anxious. Of course, no one wants to buy a ukulele that will be easily be destroyed in a short time and does not sound good. Some of you are thinking of buying the cheapest uke on the market but I can guarantee you that you will not enjoy playing it one bit. So here I am. I am going to impart you some information that will help you choose the best uke even on a tight budget.

Cheap Ukulele Review
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Everyone wants to buy a ukulele which is still affordable, but despite the cheap price I am strongly against a ukulele that is more of a toy than an actual musical instrument. As expected, there are many ukuleles on the market today that is as low as $15 to $20 only . But because of the price, the material used are also cheap. You are really sacrificing quality over price and in the long run is not even worth the cheap price with Diamond Infinite Edge Review.

Like I said earlier the cheaper the uke, the cheaper is the material used. That means the performance is bad, sound is bad and the construction is bad. I have seen a lot of uke in my life and these cheap uke does not even resemble the sound a bit of a real ukulele. If your instrument does not sound or look good and you can’t even play it, the player will even end up frustrated and all together give up.

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Hoi An Ancient Town travel guide for you

Vietnam is just one of the most beautiful and most traveled countries in the Southeast Asia. Tourists from different parts of the world come and visit Vietnam for so many reasons. They would like to witness and explore the natural beauty of Vietnam. They would also like to discover more of Vietnam. They would like to buy good products for souvenirs. They would also like to have a taste of the most delicious delicacies of Vietnam. Most of all they would like to learn and study about the colorful history of Vietnam during the Vietnam Wars.

hoi an

Wherever you go in Vietnam, you will always find tourists hanging and roaming around the northern, central and southern part of Vietnam. If you are going to travel in the central part of Vietnam, be sure to get the right company to book your flight and manage your tour. The places that you must visit are Danang, Mui Ne, Dalat, Nha Trang, Hoi An and Hue. You can always get a good company for these tours with an English speaking guide. Among these places, do not miss Hoi An because here you can even get day tours to visit the tourist spot that you want for a very affordable price.

The tourist spots that you must not miss to visit in Hoi An are the Ancient Houses, the Ancient Town, the Assembly Halls, the Museums, My Son Sanctuary, Ba Na, Bach Ma National Park, the Marble Mountains, Cham Island and the natural sceneries.

The famous Hoi An tours http://vietfuntravel.com/tour-to-hoi-an

Hoi An is also a place where you can find a wide range of the most beautiful flowers for Tet Holiday. You will also find here the Nostalgic Wall that is full of memories, you can experience the lazy boat ride along the river, bicycle tour around the Kim Bong Village, get beautiful dresses from the tailor shops, fisherman tours, eco tours and diving in the island. Those who love sports may also enjoy water sports, scuba diving and also snorkelling at the clean beaches, entertained by water puppets, and traditional Art shows.

Hoi An Ancient Town travel guide
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The Essentials for Travelling Outside With Children

Bringing everyone upon a camping trip is among the most innovative, interesting, and natural points that can be done in your lifetime. The very first thing to remember is security and safety, which starts with having the proper tools and equipment for your camping trip.

There are specific rules of safety and security that you should follow if you are outdoor camping with children and there are several tools plus some equipment which will make your vacation easier and more pleasurable. If a baby is being brought by you along on a journey, prepare in advance and purchase a baby tent then. This is a little enclosure that will keep one baby or a baby with one baby infant chair. The enclosure is not actually a camp nonetheless it is also a display enclosure that you’ll use within the tent or outer the tent, which can make your baby pest proof. This can help maintain your baby clear of mosquito, spider, and their bites.

camping with kids

Bring a backpack stove to be utilized inside or beyond your tent. This type or kind of equipment will make your child food more secure when compared to a regular stove. Understand that your baby isn’t at home and may experience some apprehension about its’ new short-term quarters. You may get light from it and you may make food securely for yourself. It is important to bring bandages also, over-the-counter medicine, water in bottles, a ball, some playthings, and whatever else is usually familiar to the baby.

Which backpacking stove to buy? read coleman single burner propane backpacking stove here

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Camping at an exclusive campground or a family group campground that may offer many facilities those state parks may not offer. For example, at private campground, you may look for a kiddie pool, a regular pool, an inside store for necessities, Online connections, game areas for children, golfing carts, abundant drinking water spigots, fountains, and several other items which make camping with kids more fun. Read More …

7 most Beautiful Strawberry Gardens in Dalat

Strawberry is one of the famous specialties of Da Lat. Now, coming to the city of flowers, in addition to visiting the attractions which are too familiar, you should not forget to visits to the strawberry gardens to see, pick  and eat strawberries right in the gardens. Following are some famous addresses in Dalat.

1. Biofresh Strawberry Park

Biofresh Strawberry Park is located on the territory of Ho Than Tho resort at 17 Round Lam Vien, Ward 8, Da Lat. This is one of the most famous strawberry gardens of Dalat for its beautiful, clean and airy space with a current area of 3 hectares.

7 most Beautiful Strawberry Gardens in Dalat

Strawberries in his garden are grown on a rig in the Greenhouse of 1m above the ground and cared according to European standards without using any kind of pesticides. Here, you can visit the garden and pick strawberries comfortably. After picking, of course, you have to buy them for about 200,000- 300,000 VND / kg. Compared with prices in the market, it may be higher, but ” you get what you pay for” because this garden applies modern technology to plant strawberries with high quality, beautiful fruit and ensure cleanliness.

2. Dalat Japanese strawberry garden

7 most Beautiful Strawberry Gardens in Dalat

Dalat Japanese strawberry garden is located at 162 Thanh Mau Road, Ward 7, Da Lat City. Strawberries here are grown on hydroponic rigs in biological model to ensure the safety of the product quality.

Strawberries here is of Japanese origin, the fruit size is quiet big and levels of sweetness is high. Coming here, you will have an opportunity to pick strawberries comfortably, take photographs with lovely strawberry, ripe rows.

3. Nguyen Lam Thanh Strawberry Park

The strawberry garden of Mr. Nguyen Lam Thanh is located at 46 Da Phu, Ward 7, Da Lat City. Strawberry here is of New Zealand origin which is pretty sweet grown on hydroponic rigs model, do not use any pesticides to ensure food safety and hygiene.

Visiting this strawberry gardens, you can pick strawberries delightedly and buy them with affordably prices which are not higher than the market’s price.

4. Hiep Luc Strawberry Park

7 most Beautiful Strawberry Gardens in Dalat

Hiep Luc Strawberry Park is located on plot 17 TK – 144B, Lam Vien Round, Ward 8, Da Lat City. Strawberries here are mainly of New Zealand and French origins and planted in semi- hydroponic method on the substrate, approximately 1m above the ground without using any pesticides.

In addition to picking strawberries in the garde, you can buy products made from themsuch as strawberry jam processed at home as gifts for relatives and friends. Read More …

Explore Hanoi in 28 hours

If old streets, fine architectures and productive field are just your sight-seeing type, then you should try to visit Hanoi.

Hanoi is the capital city of Vietnam which is a favorite stop-over for many Asian and Australian destinations. It is situated on the banks of Song Hong or Red River and has roughly 6.5 million population that makes it look more chaotic and crowded. But however, Hanoi offers an ideal vacation get-away that you will never forget.

Vietnam’s capital is known for it’s old preserved architectural designs and rich agriculture. Upon stopping there, you will witness a busy street mostly run by motorbikes and vendors who sell great foods that will surely satisfy you. Other vendors also sell veggies, fruits, fish meats that are fresh from the farm.

exprole Hanoi

To start your 28 hours adventure to Hanoi, you must settle your accommodation first.

Here are the top 3 list of hotels in Hanoi to help you decide your stay.

  • The Hotel De L’Opera, one of the city’s grandest places to stay. Rooms are creatively designed with Asian textiles.
  • Another is the 70-room Medallion Hanoi, located in the Old Quarter. An average type hotel that is a short walk away from Hoan Kiem Lake. They include breakfast in your stay.
  • Camel City Hotel. A convenient hotel that offers free wifi and also includes breakfast in your stay.

There are other accommodations you can find in Hanoi, if you want to avail less you must book a room in advance.

Day one

  • Your first walk

If you are done setting your room, then you must be ready for your first walk!

To truly appreciate the place, you must first take a walk and familiarize the city. I suggest you do it in the Old Quarter of Hanoi. This is one of the popular destination where fine old architectures can be seen. In fact, it is an old merchant area in the city where its layout is well-preserved over decades.

Or you can head first at Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre, which is near the City View Café. An evening event that performs old Vietnamese art form. Then go on until you reach a small scarlet Huc bridge that connects to the idyllic Ngoc Son Temple, which is dedicated to General Tran Hung Dao, who is known to be one of the leaders who fought against the Mongols in the 13th century. You can also take a moment to honor the martyr’s who died fighting for Vietnam’s independence.

If your hotel doesn’t include breakfast in your stay, you can have it in the City View Café. Read More …

Discover the traditional New Year in the China

Festive, Traditional, and Jovial, Chinese New year is the famous event that is celebrated all over the world. It is the most significant festival in China well-known as Spring Festival. It is an event for families sharing and celebrating success for past years, and visualizing future luck for the next year. In China, Chinese New Year is the longest official public holiday which lasts for a week or 7 days off. The date of this holiday is based on the Chinese lunar but is always somewhere in the period from January 21 to February 20.

Traditionally, one animal based Chinese 12-year animal zodiac cycle is usually representing a new year. Each zodiac year begins on Chinese New Year’s Day. For the year 2016, it said to be the year of Monkey. Through Zodiac representative, it will assess a person’s fortune regarding Health, Money, Love, Family, and Career. It will tell you the luckiest aspect of your life, and it will guide you to prevent the unlucky occurrence you may encounter for the whole year.

The start of Chinese New Year is explained by various stories and myth. Thus, the three core reason for the celebration of a holiday are 1) to rejoice a year of hard work and success. 2) To unite, have a worthy break, and unwind with family and friends. And 3) to wish for a lucky and prosperous coming year.Chinese people consider the year better will bring a lucky year.

Red is the primary color in this holiday as it is believed to be a fortunate color and color of prosperity. Red painting, lights, lanterns, dolls, curtains and many decorations are replaced with red in this holiday.Every streets and house celebrating Chinese New Year are decorated with red touched with the zodiac symbol. In 2016, decorations have the touch of a symbol of monkey. Red envelopes inserted with cash have been the traditional way of gift giving. Red envelopes are given to pass on best wishes and assured luck. Read More …