How to get to city center from Noi Bai airport

Noi bai airport is approximately 25km from the city center, which is a 45¬†minutes++’ drive based on your destination. Taxi might be not too expensive for you, but let’s consider the fact that $15 might be worth 10 meals in Hanoi.. 1. Taxi Price: $13¬†– $15 Grab a random taxi from the pickup area, usually…

50 things you can do in the Old Quarters of Hanoi

Hanoi used to be a tiny town which is even tinier than it is now. Speaking from the perspective of a Jakarta immigrant, I can’t believe I did so much whining about having to commute from the West Side to the Old Quarters for work. Some of my colleagues in Jakarta commute from Bogor to…

Things in Singapore that are cheap

Hi folks, Singapore is well known for its high price standards and as a past overseas student I must agree especially given that I’d been used to the price standards in Hanoi. Hence I decided to list out stuffs that I think are cheap, economical, worth the value, whatever you call it. 1. PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION…