Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Saigon Friends Hostel - Warm 'nest' in bustling Saigon

Located in the heart of bustling Saigon (officially named Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam), Saigon Friends hostel offers accommodation to budget travelers.

Easy to reach, convenient location that is just few steps from the centre bus station (bus number 109 from Tan Son Nhat airport), just three to five minutes walking to Ben Thanh market or backpacker areas, Saigon Friends hostel has both dormitory and private twin sharing bed room for your choice. Small alley where the hostel occupied provides quiet and convenient atmosphere for those who need deep sleep after spending time on busy Saigon streets, shopping malls or tours.

Saigon Friends hostel - the lobby

Public kitchen is available for your cooking skill

Dorm 6 beds

Twin sharing bed room


Wall decoration

Warm decoration, friendly staff, good location, public kitchen available and reasonable price (USD05 - 07/ night/ pax), anything else that a traveler is looking forward to?

Saigon Friends hostel serve 24 hours a day. Contact at: for further inquiry or reservation.

Saigon Friends hostel
120/1 Le Lai, Ben Thanh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Phone: (+84) 28 3925 1176

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Melaka (Malacca) streetlife, Malaysia solo trip 2017

Vinh Trang Pagoda, My Tho city, Tien Giang province, Vietnam

Sunset in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh city) - Vietnam from high above

Mekong delta Vietnam: Tien Giang - Ben Tre

Traveling to Hau Giang province, Mekong delta, Vietnam

Saigon lifestyle #1: Vo Van Kiet street, district 1

Penang at a glance - Malaysia Solo trip 2017

Flying with Air Asia: Penang to Ho Chi Minh

Chinatown Saigon Vietnam

Relax among nature - An Vietnam

Mixed cooked vegetables (bitter melon, onion, okra and piper lolot)

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Get 20% discount for booking at 4 Quarters Homestay Da Lat highland city, Vietnam

4 Quarters Homestay is located in 66 alley, Nguyen Cong Tru street, ward 8, Da Lat city, only 1km to the downtown. Simply, happy, cozy and comfortable air is what you feel at 4 Quarters Homestay.

Room tariff


King-sized bed room with window for 02 person at VND400,000/ night (weekday), VND450,000/ night (weekend)

Queen-sized bed room with balcony for 02 person at VND400,000/ night (weekday), VND450,000/ night (weekend)

Studio deluxe inclusive private kitchen for 06 person at VND700,000/ night (weekday), VND800,000/ night (weekend)

Studio deluxe inclusive private kitchen for 08 person at VND1,000,000/ night (weekday), VND1,200,000/ night (weekend)


4 Quarters Homestay
Hotline: 0901 696 596

Don't forget to mention code 'ANVIETNAM' for a discount of 20% for bookings within October and November 2017.

Photo credit: 4 Quarters Homestay

Useful information for backpackers in Vietnam

Here is some useful websites/ links/ forums for backpackers in Vietnam:

1. Saigon International Friends (SIF): where travelers, expats, backpackers... can meet, chat together, exchange languages, or hanging-out.
2. Vietnam backpackers travel and sales: where backpackers can sell or buy traveling items for your trip throughout Vietnam.

Friday, September 15, 2017

Nghia An Hoi Quan - Nghia An temple, Chinatown, Saigon Vietnam

Nghia An Hoi Quan (Nghia An temple) built by the Chaozhou Chinese population of Saigon is located at 676 Nguyen Trai in Saigon's Cho Lon, district 5 (Chinatown). Built in the 19th century by Chinese congregation in Saigon, the pagoda is dedicated to Quan Cong, a deified general who lived during the Han Dynasty.

A call to subscribe my new Youtube to change website name

Dear blog readers, Thank you very much for visiting and following my English blog . I am here to ask you a favo...