HA LONG BAY

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AT THE PIER

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Apricot Cruise

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Lunch On Board

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Twin Bed Room

 

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SUPRISING CAVE

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Ti Top Island

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Dinner on Board

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Squid Fishing

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THE ONLY SQUID WE CAUGHT ALL NIGHT

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Pearl Farm

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VIETNAMESE SPRING ROLL LESSON

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Vietnamese Spring Roll that I’ve made

 

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Another cruise in Halong Bay

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Local Vendor in Ha Long Bay

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Sunset in Ha Long Bay

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  • There are variety of cruises available for Ha Long Bay tour.
  • Normally there are 3 options to choose from 1 day, 2 Days 1 Night or 3 Days 2 Nights.
  • Price range differently depend on type of cruise you choose (Budget – Luxury)
  • Apricot Cruise (USD 90 – USD 110) – Mid Range Cruise
  • Pick up from your hotel
  • Hanoi – Ha Long City Pier (4 – 5 Hours Bus Journey)
  • They will have one stop at the souvenir shops along the way.
  • Activities for cruises are different (Surprising Cave, Pearl Farm, Tip Top Island, Squid Fishing, Tai Chi Lesson, Spring Roll Lesson etc)
  • Avoid peak / holiday season (Too crowded)
  • Low Peak (June – September)
  • Kayak activities temporarily on hold (April 2017)
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Friends that I met in this trip

Tips when travel in Hanoi, Vietnam

  • Be careful of the slippers thread scams (Random strangers will point at your slippers and grab it, then glue new thread on it without your permission)
  • Avoid buying donuts from the street (They will charge you A LOT MORE)
  • Check out our video here Ha Long Bay for more details.

SAND DUNES IN MUI NE, VIETNAM

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RED SAND DUNES, MUI NE

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LOCAL VENDOR AT THE RED SAND DUNES
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RED SAND DUNES, MUI NE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Many jeep tours available (Red Sand Dunes, Fishing Village, Fairy Stream & White Sand Dunes)
  • Solo Travel (Rent bike / Hire a local bike tour – VND 170,000 /  USD 7.50 / MYR 32)
  • Sunset location
  • Free Entry
  • Get your sunscreen / sunblock (Sun Burn is REAL)

FISHING VILLAGE

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FISHING VILLAGE

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FRESH SEAFOOD MARKETS

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FISHERMAN BOATS

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FISHES TO THE MARKET

  • Free Entry
  • Fresh seafood available
  • Be here early in the day

FAIRY STREAM

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Entry Point

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Fairy Stream

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You can spend 20-45 minutes here

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Vietnamese in their traditional dress

  • Free Entry
  • Walk barefoot (It will get wet)
  • Several cafe / shops along the stream

WHITE SAND DUNES

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WHITE SAND DUNES

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DO COME HERE FOR SUNRISE

  • Free Entry
  • Sunrise Location (About 4AM)
  • About 30 Minutes – 45 Minutes Drive from town
  • Hire an ATV (Some of the ATV drivers are pretty reckless, so be careful)

COUCHSURFING IN MUI NE

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Pavel Sannikov (Host)

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Highly Recommended Couch Surfing Host in Mui Ne