Hoi An’s World-Famous Tailors, Vietnam

Hoi An’s World-Famous Tailors, Vietnam

The UNESCO World Heritage listed ancient town of Hoi An is without a doubt, the tailoring capital of the world. Tailor shops here outnumber other businesses two to one, so getting an outfit made here is not only part of the experience, but also very easy. With so many options, choosing a tailor may be a bit of a cumbersome task. This guide will put all your troubles to rest and help you make an informed choice.

48 Hours in Hoi An, Vietnam

48 Hours in Hoi An, Vietnam

If you’re on holiday from work, then you don’t really have time to spend weeks in any one spot. Every stop is a whirlwind of tours and new places to visit, and usually there are dozens of equally interesting things competing for both your attention and your money. Hoi An is no different. It’s chock-full of things to do, so here are our recommendations if you have 48 hours to spend in this lovely city.

Don’t fall for these travel scams! part 2

Don’t fall for these travel scams! part 2

Shady people love to take advantage of tourists, and if you’re not careful, it’s easy to become a victim. Here are some of the most common travel scams around the world part two. Injured Or Child Beggars Usually deaf, blind, or pregnant, sometimes accompanied by a “helper”, beggars will ask you for money. Women with [...]

Revolut: the debit card you need on the road

Revolut: the debit card you need on the road

One of the biggest issues while traveling internationally is that you end up paying around 3-5% extra for every transaction due to currency exchange charges. Whether you exchange cash at an exchange house or use your debit/credit card, most transactions get tacked with an additional 3-5% fee. Some banks even levy an additional foreign currency fee over and above this. If you travel long term, this really does start to add up!