South East Asia

Surprise Surprise :). Indian passport holders do not need any visa to enter Hong Kong as a tourist for 14 days. In fact they do not even stamp your passport at immigration.  You can just land up at Hong Kong with your passport and an address to stay in Hong Kong. Immigration is really quick and for me it lasted for 1...

While organizing my pics, I came across photos I took in Malaysia. Aquaria in Kual Lumpur is the best aquarium I have seen so far. I thought it might be worthwhile sharing some pics I had clicked when I was among Fishes:) . In no particular order here are 10 pics that I really liked myself. Star Fish In My...

Whenever we visit a place, we remember the tourist places but also remember the incidents and the people we met. These incidents and people create short stories which make the whole experience memorable. There were couple of such occasions which were not very dramatic but definitely stand out when I look back at my...

Disclaimer : The information contained in this post is updated as of  31st January, 2016.  Please check with embassy for latest updates. Holding an Indian passport can be frustrating sometimes as most of the countries require a Visa to be applied beforehand. Moreover the visa application process is complex requiring...

Hoi An is an ancient town located around 25 KM from Da Nang. The town is known for the laid back setup and historical importance. It is also a world heritage site. Moreover it is famous for tailor shops where you can get any clothing tailored very quickly. I had read so many such positive reviews about the place but...

After exploring the beautiful city of Da Nang in Vietnam, you can opt for day trips from city. Ba Na Hills is one such option which is a hill station located around 40 KM from Da Nang City. It can be reached by hiring a taxi from the city. If you want to have an adventure trip then you can travel on your own. You can...

Vietnam has a long coastline on East which is full of beautiful beaches. One of them is located near Da Nang City and is called Da Nang beach. If you have seen the famous bridges on Han river and roamed around in city then its time to hit the sea beach. It is considered as one of the most beautiful beach in...

Da Nang is the largest city in Central Vietnam and overall fourth largest city of Vietnam. Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City are the two popular cities of Vietnam but interestingly Da Nang is the most urbanized and modern city of Vietnam. Moreover its close proximity to several tourist towns makes it a very important base in...

Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam is somewhat different from other capital cities. It is big, it has traffic, it has crowd but somehow it doesn’t seem to rush as compared to others. There is a sense of laid back city especially if compared with city like Ho Chi Minh City. There is no immediate ‘wow ‘ feeling when you...

If you instantly want to become a millionaire, visiting Vietnam can be the quickest way. Sounds absurd ? Let me rephrase the statement. If you instantly want to feel being a millionaire, visiting Vietnam can be the quickest way :). I was shocked when I first read about the the currency conversion rates for Vietnamese...