Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum & Museum

One of the biggest tourist attractions within the city of Hanoi is the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Ho Chi Minh was the big man behind the independence and reunification of Vietnam. Ho Chi Minh is called ‘uncle’ or ‘uncle Ho’ by the Vietnamese people. Officially it is still not allowed …

Pashupatinath Temple & cremation place

Pashupatinath When you visit Nepal, it’s a must to visit Pashupatinath. As this is a UNESCO world heritage site and this place is the holiest for Hindus of Nepal as well as for many Indians. Nowadays the entrance fee is 1000 rupees, nearly $10. Is it worth it? If you …

Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) – south Vietnam

Saigon Saigon is the biggest city of Vietnam, although it’s not the capital. The numbers are somewhere around 3,4 million people living in the inner city and 10 million including surrounding areas. The weather in Saigon can be from real hot, around 40 degrees in summer, to very wet during …

Petronas Twin Towers – Kuala Lumpur

When you travel through southeast Asia, Malaysia is definitely worth a visit, although it’s more expensive compared to other southeast Asian countries. Once you are in KL (Kuala Lumpur), the Petronas Twin Towers should be on your to do list. Tickets Let me inform you that it’s good to check …

Hanoi Hilton Prison

Vietnam is well known for it’s wars. They kicked out the French, the Chinese and the Americans at some point in history. When you are in Hanoi it might be interesting to visit the old prison there, also known as the Hanoi Hilton prison. There are no longer prisoners locked …