Category Archives: Getting Around

Vietnam’s thrilling and informative motorbike tours

Vietnam’s rich ancient history, as well as its beautiful landscape and local culture draw individuals year after year to visit this picturesque country. Whether you are an avid thrill seeker, or just looking to glean a more intimate understanding of … Continue reading

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Uber in Vietnam

So Uber has been in Vietnam since last year I think. Buuuut… hubby never really wanted to try it because… well, you have to send in your credit card details which we’re really not comfortable with. And if you ‘ve … Continue reading

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Getting Around Saigon

We didn’t know we’d be staying for much longer than 3 years in Vietnam so we didn’t really gave getting a car much thought. Had we known, we would have probably put a car in our budget. Don’t get me … Continue reading

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Mommy Tips when Traveling with Tots in Saigon

Thanks to HerDailyDigest for asking me to be her guest blogger.  Please check out my post there. 🙂 Just sharing a few tips that proved useful when going around Saigon. Reposting it here. 🙂   Babywearing is best. Lots of … Continue reading

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City View Bus (Dong Khoi Shuttle) – New Schedule

As of July 15, 2012, the City View Bus or Dong Khoi Shuttle Bus will have the following schedule during Mondays through Fridays: From Phu My Hung (starting point Sky Garden): 7:00, 7:30, 8:00, 8:30, 9:00, 9:30, 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, … Continue reading

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Taxi Woes

A bit of a rant here. I’m wondering why the taxi company in Lotte Mart in District 7 is Vinasun.  If I remember correctly, it was Mai Linh for the longest time.  Now, Vinasun taxi drivers assigned here are not … Continue reading

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(Walang kamatayang) Fare Price Hike

Early this April, I took part in this survey on bus price increase of the Dong Khoi-PMH shuttle. And today, we receive this announcement of price increase yet again!  It was just last March that the fare was increased from … Continue reading

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