What to do with 3 days on Cat Ba Island – Vietnam.

Cat Ba Island is just off the eastern coast of Vietnam and takes around 4 hours to get to from Hanoi via a bus-boat-bus transit. This relatively easy and painless journey will set you back around $11. Of course, many people make a pit stop on Cat Ba Island simply to visit the beautiful and fantastically famous Halong Bay, but please don’t make the assumption there is nothing else to […]

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How to see Halong Bay on a Budget – Vietnam.

I cannot stress enough how vital it is to not book this trip before you arrive in Vietnam. Not only are you restricting your dates, you’re also costing yourself a lot of money. Instead of booking a trip online that will pick you up from Hanoi and cost you at least 100$, book yourself a night or two on Cat Ba Island. When you’re in Hanoi you can buy a […]

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