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ERA IN HANOI HIP HOP BY DOMINICK

  • ERA IN HANOI HIP HOP BY DOMINICK
The colorful Old Quarter of Hanoi stretches over 125 blocks with 36 narrow streets winding through the central core and I am in the very heart of that core at a funky boutique hotel called Maison D’Hanoi.      My adventure...

ATM in Dubai 2019.

  • ATM in Dubai 2019.
Dear friends and our colleagues, We invite you to meet Ms Hoang Thi Mai at stand number AS2410 at ATM Dubai 2019 for further cooperation. We thank you and look forward. Hope to see you soon. Thank you.        

Hùng Kings' Festival

  • Hùng Kings' Festival
The  Hùng Kings' Temple Festival  (Vietnamese:  Giỗ Tổ Hùng Vương  or  lễ hội đền Hùng ) is a Vietnamese festival held annually from the 8th to the 11th days of the third lunar month...

ITB 2019

  • ITB 2019
Good news ! For the first time, ERA will be participating to:          - ITB Berlin, from March 06 to March 10, Hall 26C, Booth 313, # 21.          - Salon Mondial du Tourisme Paris, from...

ATF HA LONG 2019

  • ATF HA LONG 2019
ATF 2019, Explore Real Asia Vietnam’s Hoang Thi Mai is really glad to attend the Event. We at Explore Real Asia (ERA) Vietnam welcome to invite our partners, our colleagues to joint to our cooperation for the better year of 2019 and ahead!...

Cambodian street food is just a look of craving

  • Cambodian street food is just a look of craving
If you passionate about traveling, explore new places, you will agree that enjoying street food is the simplest and most effective way to explore a part of the local culture on each trip. It can be said that the street food in any place also has...

Sapa Trekking: Valleys, Villages, Mountains and Clouds

  • Sapa Trekking: Valleys, Villages, Mountains and Clouds
If you love trekking, Sapa in Viet Nam should be at the top of your list. 350km far north-west from Hanoi, Sapa, the capital of Sapa District in Lao Cai Province, lies at an altitude of 1600m. With its mountainous topography and the diversity of...

7 Cultural Understandings Attractive

  • 7 Cultural Understandings Attractive
Described as one of the oldest cultures in Southeast Asia, Vietnam embodies a culture of significant historical influence, blended with today's modern twists. Here are some interesting facts about Vietnamese culture.

INDIA 2018

  • INDIA 2018
If you don’t go to india that mean you don’t go asia, Hundreds of years ago the Europeans thought that if you didn’t go to India then you didn’t go to Asia. With lands including the old India + Pakistan + Bangladeshi, and...

5 Best Hue Dishes

  • 5 Best Hue Dishes
The best Hue dishes were once exclusively served to past emperors and royal families of the Nguyen Dynasty, but travellers nowadays can find plenty of local restaurants, roadside stalls and high-end resorts serving these specialities all year...

Seven days in Laos

  • Seven days in Laos
Puttering down jungle rivers, scaling mist-laced mountain roads, ziplining across treetops, and sitting roadside with a steaming bowl of noodles: it’s all possible in one week in Laos without losing that special sense of calm the country...

Myanmar's water world: exploring Inle Lake

  • Myanmar's water world: exploring Inle Lake
In the unique watery world of Inle Lake, Intha fisherman row canoes with one leg, gardens float, and wooden homes perch above the water on rickety stilts. Take some time to explore one of Myanmar's most iconic destinations with an...

Top Ten Interesting Facts About Bagan

  • Top Ten Interesting Facts About Bagan
Bagan was the capital of the Kingdom of Pagan from the 9th to the 13th centuries. This kingdom was the first to unify the area that is now Myanmar, establishing the Burmese culture and ethnicity, as well as Theravada Buddhism, in the region. Over...

Top Destination In Cambodia

  • Top Destination In Cambodia
Get a taste of ancient Southeast Asia on your trip to Cambodia. The erstwhile Khmer empire boasts of stunning landscapes, pristine beaches and exotic temples.The coastline of sandy white beaches tempts every sun sloth. Jungle-swathed countryside...

Top Destination In Vietnam

  • Top Destination In Vietnam
The perfect destination for a getaway, Full of colour and activity, Vietnam offers a whirlwind of great food, culture and natural wonders. Here’s our list of some of Vietnam’s top must-see destinations

What is special to buy in a vietnamese market ?

  • What is special to buy in a vietnamese market ?
Viet Nam's diverse markets stretch from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City to offer a very unique shopping experience. A walk around the Vietnamese markets gives a perfect opportunity to see some exotic, wondrous and crazy delights.Here are a few of...

Autumn – The Beautifull In Hanoi

  • Autumn – The Beautifull In Hanoi
Weather in Hanoi is getting cooler these days. The leaves are starting to change its color Vibrant color of yellow is slowly replacing the green of old trees in streets, creating a picturesque scene. Icy breeze blowing through the streets...

Wat Ho Phra Keo Temples Impressive And Interesting

  • Wat Ho Phra Keo Temples Impressive And Interesting
Vientiane  boasts several beautiful temples or wats, but one of the most impressive and interesting of them is  Wat Ho Phra Keo . It was originally constructed in 1565 as the Lao royal family’s personal chapel, and as a home...

Travel in Laos

  • Travel in Laos
Laos pristine and peaceful country, which attracts millions of tourists around the world to Luang Prabang with splendid temples, magnificent royal palaces museum, unique jungle fields, Vientiane Buddha Garden . Unique and cheap artwork,...

Lost in Angkor

  • Lost in Angkor
Angkor Wat is located in the Angkorian architecture complex built by the Khmer Empire from the 9th to 15th centuries.

Danang - peaceful land on Han River

  • Danang - peaceful land on Han River
The third largest city in Vietnam, Da Nang is a perfect stop point for those who need a break from touristy areas. Da Nang is growing into one of the most organized urban area, with attractive beach front villas on the one side and Han River...

Bagan - The land of the temples

  • Bagan - The land of the temples
Bagan, a mysterious and magical place is recognized as one the world's most impressive cultural heritage sites, along with Angkor Wat in Cambodia and Machu Pichu in Peru. From the 9th to the 13th centuries, the city was also called Pagan -...

The biggest holiday in VietNam: Tet

  • The biggest holiday in VietNam: Tet
“Tết Nguyên Đán”, more commonly known by its shortened name “Tet”, is the most important and popular holiday and festival in Vietnam . It is the Vietnamese New Year marking the arrival of spring based on...

Hue – The Charming City

  • Hue – The Charming City
Renowned as the most royal city in Vietnam, Hue has sufficient charm to keep you staying as long as you can afford the time to visit.  

Saigon – the hustle and bustle city

  • Saigon – the hustle and bustle city
Saigon, the largest and busiest city in Vietnam, is surely one of the most evocative place names in Asia. The most Western in atmosphere of Vietnam’s cities, now known as Ho Chi Minh City.  

Blue sea and the rocks in Phu Yen

  • Blue sea and the rocks in Phu Yen
Phu Yen province encompasses a diverse landscape of mountains, rivers, lagoons and fertile plains with nearly 200 kilometres of shoreline along Vietnam's curving south-central coast. Phu Yen is a place where visitors can still enjoy having a...

H’mong – the largest ethnic group in Sapa

  • H’mong – the largest ethnic group in Sapa
Sapa is popular for not only its wonderful mountainous scenery including the spectacular peak of Phanxipang , fairytale Muong Hoa, the poetic landscape of Ham Rong, the romantic scene of the terraced fields, amazing rolling hills and so much...

Ho Chi Minh City - The wonderful land

  • Ho Chi Minh City - The wonderful land
Ho Chi Minh city, also known as Sai Gon, Far East Pearl, is a youthful, dynamic and attractive city. You will be attracted by the hospitality and friendly nature of Saigon’s people.

Ten years - one road

  • Ten years - one road
Ten years - from a start-up company to where we are today. ERA has grown to stand on its own, proud but never complacent.

The transportation in Mekong Delta

  • The transportation in Mekong Delta
Nowadays, it is easy to get to Mekong Delta from anywhere with various types of transportation. Depend on your requirements and budget, you can choose the most suitable type to get there and get around Mekong Delta.  

Choosing your Junk in Halong Bay

  • Choosing your Junk in Halong Bay
Halong Bay is amazing and completely worth the time and effort to plan.  Having said that, do put some time and effort into choosing what tour you do, as this will make a big difference to whether you come back raving about...

Travelling around Vietnam by train

  • Travelling around Vietnam by train
There are many wonderful reasons why train travel in countries you’re visiting for the first time is so great, and travelling by train in Vietnam is no different. Some of the more obvious reasons include seeing the countryside that you...

Enjoy Tet in Vietnam

  • Enjoy Tet in Vietnam
When I first began planning my time in Vietnam, I did it without knowing anything about which day the Lunar New Year would fall in 2014. I was basing my decision more around the holidays back home in the U.S., and my elephant volunteering gig...

Banh My in Ho Chi Minh City

  • Banh My in Ho Chi Minh City
If you’re even the slightest bit into Vietnamese food, you’ve probably eaten numerous banh mi sandwiches. Along with pho, easily the most exported Vietnamese speciality is banh mi. Although banh mi can mean a variety of different...

The Five H’s to Have in Your Vietnam Itinerary

  • The Five H’s to Have in Your Vietnam Itinerary
Vietnam is easily one of the cheapest places in the world to travel in. For what little amount you pay, you get rewarded with a lot of things: stunning natural scenery, electric urban landscapes and, I cannot stress this enough, the...

Moc Chau highlands

  • Moc Chau highlands
April 30 and May Day were our national holiday, plus weekend, so we had a long holiday this year. Myself and two Vietnamese girls rented a 4 seater car with driver and traveled 192km to Mộc Châu highlands in north west Vietnam. Mộc...

Dong Hoi City

  • Dong Hoi City
Tuesday 27 January 2009 - At 6:30am, a mini bus came to pick me up at my guest house in Lao Bảo town. As I was back in Vietnam via the Lao - Viet border crossing too late the day before, I decided to stay overnight in Lao Bảo border town and...

Lan Ha Bay & Cat Ba Island

  • Lan Ha Bay & Cat Ba Island
Weekend 20 to 22 March 2015 - I bought a ticket at Hoàng Long bus company in Hanoi and traveled to Cát Bà island for 3 days. It took me 4 and a half hours to travel by bus and speed boat from Hanoi to the island. It is 20...

With $100, What should you buy in Hanoi?

  • With $100, What should you buy in Hanoi?
Shopping in Hanoi is a great experience because of a wide variety of items from authentic silk, ethnic minority souvenir to wooden products. So, there is not lack of choices when shopping in Hanoi . So here some suggestions that some items...

Some tips to eat like a local in Vietnam

  • Some tips to eat like a local in Vietnam
Danika Garlotta and her husband Chris are traveling around the world and sharing their experiences.  One thing we quickly learned, was that eating in Vietnam is a very different than eating in a Vietnamese restaurants in the US or...

Hoi An Lantern Festival

  • Hoi An Lantern Festival
We were instantly drawn in by the picture perfect lantern and candlelit Song Thu Bon River and we were amazed by the huge crowds and the festival atmosphere. The ancient town is closed to motorised traffic on the night of the festival and...

Best time to visit Vietnam

  • Best time to visit Vietnam
The best time to visit Vietnam is spring (February to April) and autumn (August to October). The temperatures are more moderate and rainfall is lighter. In spring, March and April have the lowest rainfall across all destinations and...

Tet holiday in Vietnam

  • Tet holiday in Vietnam
Tet is Vietnam’s New Year festival, best described as a combination of western Christmas and New Year celebrations rolled into one. It heralds the arrival of spring in January or February, as calculated by Vietnam’s version of...

Prepare clothing when traveling to Vietnam

  • Prepare clothing when traveling to Vietnam
Depending on the seasons, you should choose the appropriate attire to ensure the comfort and wellness for you and your family on a journey. In Vietnam, the dress code is casual. Unless you wish to dress for dinner in the top-end hotels and...

Friendly people in Vietnam

  • Friendly people in Vietnam
The people in Vietnam are warm, kind, and love to laugh and smile. It is in this country where I have met some of the most caring locals.

Experience in Mui Ne

  • Experience in Mui Ne
Mui Ne was an isolated stretch of beach where pioneering travellers camped on the sand. Times have changed and it's now a string of beach resorts, which have fused into one long coastal strip. These resorts are, for the most part,...

Red Dao Wedding

  • Red Dao Wedding
The Red Dao hill tribe population of Sapa is one subdivision of Dao people living in the highlands of North Vietnam. It has been an honor to spend time over the weekend with two Red Dao families as they connected with each other through a...

Eating Banh Khot in Vietnam

  • Eating Banh Khot in Vietnam
If you love crispy savory pancakes, you’re going to love Vietnamese banh khot!  Among the list of endless delicious Vietnamese snacks and light meals, is a little gem called banh khot (bánh khọt)....

Discovery The Mekong Delta in one day

  • Discovery The Mekong Delta in one day
The Mekong Delta , the place where the great river splits into trails, paths and waterways, is supposed to be one of Vietnam’s most beautiful attractions. Naturally, you should decide to book a one-day tour from Saigon . You'll...

Explore Vietnamese Culture

  • Explore Vietnamese Culture
After being pampered and tasting the best of Vietnamese cuisine, make sure that you make time to enjoy some of the traditional cultural experiences of the country.

Enjoy the Best of Vietnamese local Food

  • Enjoy the Best of Vietnamese local Food
Another reason to travel to Vietnam is to enjoy the local food and, while many areas have a lot of international cuisine, it is well worth seeking out some of the restaurants serving the fresh and spicy tastes of Vietnamese food.

H'mong traditional textiles

  • H'mong traditional textiles
Since ancient times Hmong people have used motifs and patterns to represent their daily life and culture on the designs of their textiles. No two jackets or skirts are the same as every garment is hand crafted to communicate a stage in the...

Important Safety Tips for Women Traveling in Vietnam

  • Important Safety Tips for Women Traveling in Vietnam
Vietnam is a country that tourism is blossoming and the established backpacker trail of Southeast Asia is now drawing more affluent visitors and solo travelers. One of the most attractive features of Vietnam as a destination is that although it...

Food Tour in Hanoi

  • Food Tour in Hanoi
Caroline Eubanks is the blogger behind Caroline in the City and a freelance writer. She had a great time in Vietnam and She said that: “When I went to the travel, doctor to get shots for my trip to Asia, she specifically told me that I...

Custom Made Clothes in Hoi An

  •  Custom Made Clothes in Hoi An
It’s not everyday you can go into a store and have the dress of your dreams custom made, tailored exactly to your body, for less than what you would pay at a department store. But in Hoi An , Vietnam, you can do just that.

Budgeting for Traveling in Vietnam for 3 weeks

  • Budgeting for Traveling in Vietnam for 3 weeks
If you have a plan to spend 3 weeks in Vietnam, you can refer to Lindsay Buckley's budget when she traveled in Vietnam three years ago. Lindsay Buckley is the photographer and travel blogger behind  Frugal Frolicker.