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Places to Visit in Singapore

by Alyson Long for World Travel Family @ World Travel Family

We spent almost 2 weeks in Singapore at Christmas and split our time between a budget hostel near the Singapore River, a short walk from the marina, quays and Marina Bay Sands, and a more luxury Resorts World Hotel on Sentosa Island. We also took the opportunity to take a 3 day break to an […]

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Yemen: 1,038,016 cholera cases as of January 16

by Crof @ H5N1

WHO's Cholera Response Dashboard reports 1,038,016 cases and 2,244 deaths as of January 16. That is an increase of 1,191 cases and zero deaths in 24 hours.

Yemen: 1,038,016 cholera cases as of January 16

by Crof @ H5N1

WHO's Cholera Response Dashboard reports 1,038,016 cases and 2,244 deaths as of January 16. That is an increase of 1,191 cases and zero deaths in 24 hours.

WHO EMRO: Yemen cholera update, week 2

by Crof @ H5N1

WHO EMRO has published its Weekly Epidemiological Bulletin for week 2 (January 8-14). The highlights: Cumulative figures • The cumulative total from 27 April 2017 to 14 Jan 2018 is 1,035,676 suspected cholera cases and 2,244 associated deaths, (CFR 0.22%),...

SAIGON STREET FOOD

by admin @ Saigon Free Walking Tours

Transport: Scooter Depart: Daily 6:00 PM Duration: 4 hours **Scooter surcharge: 70.000 VND/ person/ tour** OVERVIEW: People once said that “Saigon is the kitchen of the world”, it certainly feels that way. Indeed, whenever you feel like grabbing some foods, to satisfy either your stomach or your appetite, it is always easy to find some […]

Lasenta Boutique Hotel, Hoi An

by Tom@VietnamCoracle @ Vietnam Coracle

A comfortable & aesthetically pleasing synthesis of the exotic & the familiar, the modern & the traditional, and Asian & European elements, Lasenta Boutique Hotel is yet another addition to Hoi An's list of excellent value, mid-range accommodation... Continue reading

Belgrade Wrap-Up: One Month as a Digital Nomad in Europe’s Most Under-Rated Capital

by Chris @ Chris, the Freelancer

Note: Photo taken in Niš in Serbia, not Belgrade. I forgot to get a good photo! I’ll be honest. Belgrade looked a little boring from a distance. It’s list of top attractions includes various churches and temples and an old fortress, a list that you could realistically cover in a single day. However, I now write ...

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Getting a Visa to Vietnam (Don't Make the Mistakes I Did!)

Getting a Visa to Vietnam (Don't Make the Mistakes I Did!)


Passport Delicious | London Restaurant Blog | Solo Female Travel Blog

Get a visa for Vietnam or arrange Vietnam visa on arrival online

Bãi Rạng Beach, Quy Nhon

by Tom@VietnamCoracle @ Vietnam Coracle

A small crescent of toast-gold sand lined with coconut palms & casuarina trees, Bãi Rạng Beach is squeezed between two rocky bluffs, 15km south of Quy Nhon. It's still a local, working beach & remains undeveloped.... Continue reading

ĐIỂM NHẤN VĂN HÓA: LỄ HỘI HOLI

by Le Quoc Minh @ Saigon Travel

Skiing in Romania. Cavnic Maramures

by Alyson Long for World Travel Family @ World Travel Family

We’ve had a fantastic time skiing here in Romania, the kids took a few lessons while Chef and I were free to head up the mountain. Being child-free is a pretty new experience for us, as full time child-wranglers and educators, it kinda rocked! After just 3 lessons D was joining us on the big […]

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Las Palmas Wrap-Up: One Month as Digital Nomads on the Island of Gran Canaria

by Chris @ Chris, the Freelancer

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria was always on my radar as one of the world’s top digital nomad destinations but truth be told, I don’t think I’d ever met anyone who’d actually been there. From my extensive online research, Las Palmas looked to have all the trimmings of an amazing digital nomad destination but yet, there didn’t seem ...

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Sweden: 40,000 offered free measles vaccination

by Crof @ H5N1

Via Sveriges Radio Gothenburg: 40 000 receive free measles vaccine. The Google translation: About 40,000 people in Västra Götaland who lack protection against measles are now offered a free vaccine. "We do not want people to get sick in measles...

CES 2018 showcases new wearable tech to improve health care

CES 2018 showcases new wearable tech to improve health care


South China Morning Post

From headbands that monitor brainwaves to sensor socks that help to keep track of elderly people and patients going through rehab, technology firms are looking to cash in on the lucrative digital health industry

No one is stupid. Here’s why.

by Anna @ Anna Wickham

How Smart (or Stupid) Are You? On a scale of 1 to 10, ten being the smartest person on Earth, where do you rank? I always thought I was smart. I did really well in school and I was totally suited for the way school is set up: I made straight As and could sit and

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WHO Europe: Ukraine’s efforts to stop measles outbreak continue as case total increases

by Crof @ H5N1

WHO's Regional Office for Europe published this on January 16: Ukraine’s efforts to stop measles outbreak continue as case total increases. Excerpt: Measles continues to spread in Ukraine, with new cases now being reported in all oblasts and Kyiv. These...

Southeast Asia for New Zealanders – What to know about visa & travel

by Phuong Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

To begin your trip to the attractive Southeast Asia, let's figure out where you can initiate first and whether you need visa to these places or not.

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US: ‘Smart thermometers’ track flu season in real time

by Crof @ H5N1

Via The New York Times: ‘Smart Thermometers’ Track Flu Season in Real Time. Excerpt: A company making “smart thermometers” that upload body temperatures to its website claims to be tracking this year’s flu season faster and in greater geographic detail...

SAIGON FREE WALING TOURS

by admin @ Saigon Free Walking Tours

Founded in September 2014. We have accompanied more than 200 tourists so far.

US: How a government shutdown could affect drug safety, flu response, and more

by Crof @ H5N1

Via STAT: How a government shutdown could affect drug safety, flu response, and more. Excerpt: Unless Republicans coalesce this week around a short-term spending deal, the federal government will shut down — a scenario that will likely have widespread and...

How I Got My iPhone Stolen My First Hour in Saigon (and Got it Back Again) - Anna Wickham

How I Got My iPhone Stolen My First Hour in Saigon (and Got it Back Again) - Anna Wickham


Anna Wickham

I was completely on cloud nine. For 8 months I had been planning on moving to Ho Chi Minh City, and while I took a slight detour in the Philippines for 5 months, I’d finally arrived. After 5 months of crappy internet and no espresso, I was in the land of high speed and high

Flights to Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) | Emirates

Flights to Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) | Emirates


Emirates

Book flights to Ho Chi Minh City today. Free Wi-Fi, comfortable seats and award-winning entertainment – all part of the Emirates experience. - Emirates

January in Breb. Life in the Freezer

by Alyson Long for World Travel Family @ World Travel Family

We’ve been waiting for this. When we first had the idea of basing ourselves in Romania, locals told us winter temperatures can easily drop to -25C. We checked online, we couldn’t find any records of temperatures that low, so we kind of didn’t believe it but wanted to find out what it was like. With […]

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Medical Conferences in 2017 - 2018 | CME Conferences |  USA | Europe | Asia | Australia | UK

Medical Conferences in 2017 - 2018 | CME Conferences | USA | Europe | Asia | Australia | UK


eMedEvents.com

eMedEvents is a largest Medical Conferences Platform and providing complete information of Medical Conferences in 2017 - 2018. We help you to find the best Medical Conferences and Courses based on your Medical Specialty and we help you to plan your Travel.

1 Hour to More Time and More Money

by Anna @ Anna Wickham

What would you do with more time and more money in your life? Begin that hobby that you’ve always wanted to to do? Spend more time with your family? Go on a vacation? Pay off your car? I’m sure every one of us would say that we could use more time and money. But today

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Zambia: Cholera under control in Copperbelt

by Crof @ H5N1

Via Lusakatimes.com: Cholera under control in CB. Excerpt: All cholera patients who had been receiving treatment at various centres in the Copperbelt province have been discharged. Copperbelt Province Permanent Secretary Bright Nundwe confirmed in a statement to ZANIS in Ndola...

Brazil: Government confirms 35 yellow fever cases, 20 deaths, since July

by Crof @ H5N1

Via O Estado de São Paulo: Governo confirma 35 casos de febre amarela desde julho, come 20 mortes [Government confirms 35 yellow fever cases sine July, 20 deaths] Edited excerpt from the Google translation and then a comment: BRASÍLIA -...

How I Kicked Achievement Addiction

by Anna @ Anna Wickham

There were a lot more reasons why I decided to transition to full-time employment than I explained a few months ago. One of the main reasons I decided to get a “traditional” job for the first time after being an entrepreneur for 3 years was that I realized I was addicted to achievement. Getting a

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12 reasons to visit Vietnam at least once in a lifetime

by Hoa Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

Located in Southeast Asia, Vietnam is not as celebrated as its regional cousins Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, and even Indonesia. However, this does not mean that it is any less intriguing or wonderful than they are.

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Get Rid of Overwhelm Instantly

by Anna @ Anna Wickham

Do you constantly find yourself overwhelmed in your work or school, or even at home? Wondering if there is just something wrong with you? There’s not. If you are feeling overwhelmed, there is a perfectly reasonable expectation for it. It’s not your fault. More importantly, in this video, find out exactly how to bring your

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Chris’ Guide to Mykonos Beaches

by Chris @ Chris, the Freelancer

In the Summer of 2017, my partner Denise and I met up with my Mother for a 10 day tour of Athens, Mykonos and Santorini and Mykonos was by far, my favourite part of the trip. Watch this video below to see footage of each beaches The Beaches are ‘The Thing to Do‘ in Mykonos Check ...

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The Coast Road: Saigon to Hoi An & Beyond

by Tom@VietnamCoracle @ Vietnam Coracle

Thanks to new coastal roads, it's now possible to ride from Saigon to Hoi An, and beyond to Dong Hoi, following the coast all the way & avoiding the busy main artery of Highway 1 for the vast majority of the route. This is a salty, sunny, sandy & scenic road trip.... Continue reading

48 Hours in Budapest. What to Do.

by Alyson Long for World Travel Family @ World Travel Family

Ask anyone who has traveled through Eastern Europe to name their favorite city and they will almost definitely say Budapest. Home of beautiful buildings, steaming spa baths and delightfully cheap beer, there’s really nothing not to love.Budapest is the ideal destination for people who want a weekend getaway. Two days in Budapest is all you […]

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US government creates health division for 'religious freedom'

by Crof @ H5N1

Via Reuters: U.S. government creates health division for 'religious freedom'. Excerpt: The U.S. government will create a division within its health agency that focuses on guaranteeing “conscience and religious freedom” for health workers who say their beliefs prevent them from...

SINGAPORE: 5 Best Places to Eat Hainanese Chicken Rice in Singapore

by Lionel Lee @ Will Fly for Food: Travel + Food Guides

Hainanese chicken rice is one of the most popular Singaporean dishes and often considered by locals and foreigners as one of our National Dishes. In this post, I will share with you the top 5 Chicken Rice places you should check out when you visit Singapore.

The Ocean Road: Saigon to Mui Ne

The Ocean Road: Saigon to Mui Ne


Vietnam Coracle

The scenic route between Saigon and Mui Ne, the Ocean Road is an easy, feel-good road trip, with a great balance of off-the-beaten-track experiences & creature comforts. Ride it in a day or linger for a week soaking up all it has to offer... Continue reading →

LIGHT UP THE NIGHT

by admin @ Saigon Free Walking Tours

Transport: Scooter Departure: Daily 6:00 PM Duration: 4 hours  *Scooter surcharge: 60.000 VND/ person/ tour  **From 14/10/2015, the scooter surcharge will be 60.000 VND/ person/ tour. Note: ***scooter surcharge*** will be 70.000 VND/person/tour starts on 17th February 2016 OVERVIEW: Saigon, Vietnam’s economic hub, is reputable for its hectic daily life and sparkling nightlife that is popular amongst […]

How to Escape Living Paycheck to Paycheck

by Anna @ Anna Wickham

Money is never the problem. If you’re living paycheck to paycheck, you are certainly not alone. According to a recent report from Career Builder, 78 percent of full-time workers in the US are living paycheck to paycheck. You might think that you are struggling because your boss doesn’t give you the raise you deserve or

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THE ORIENTAL SAIGON 1

by admin @ Saigon Free Walking Tours

THE ORIENTAL SAIGON 1 Transport: Scooter Depart: Daily 8:00 AM* Duration: 4 hours **Scooter surcharge: 50.000 VND/ person/ tour *If you’d like to do tour at afternoon, please make reservation 24 hours prior to the tour.   OVERVIEW: Beliefs and faiths are important and indispensable parts of people’s spiritual life, especially for Asian people. However, […]

An Illustrated Guide To Vietnam’s Motorbikers

by admin @ Saigon Free Walking Tours

Published on Tuesday, 07 October 2014 09:26. Written by Illustrations by Nam Núm. If you spend more than 5 minutes on Vietnam’s streets, you’re bound to run into one of these characters.               (source: Saigoneer)

Playa Del Carmen Wrap-Up: One Month as Digital Nomads in Mexican Paradise

by Chris @ Chris, the Freelancer

Mexico always fascinated me as a country for living the remote work lifestyle. The food was a big factor but also, the inexpensive cost of living and warm climate indicated to me that Mexico had a lot of potential. However, when I began my research on where to go in Mexico, there was only location ...

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US: How a government shutdown could affect drug safety, flu response, and more

by Crof @ H5N1

Via STAT: How a government shutdown could affect drug safety, flu response, and more. Excerpt: Unless Republicans coalesce this week around a short-term spending deal, the federal government will shut down — a scenario that will likely have widespread and...

Will Cook for Food – One Chef’s Tip for Eating AMAZING Food While Traveling

by Jakob Polaco @ Will Fly for Food: Travel + Food Guides

Learn about the practice of “staging” where a cook can work (and eat) under chefs from around the world, for short unpaid apprenticeships, in exchange for experience.

Seoul Food Guide: 22 Must-Eat Restaurants in Seoul, South Korea

by JB Macatulad @ Will Fly for Food: Travel + Food Guides

This list of 22 must-eat restaurants in Seoul includes some of the best places to try popular dishes like bibimbap, kalguksu, and Korean bbq. It also included four of the oldest restaurants in Seoul. If you're looking for solid restaurant recommendations, then these are 22 you should seriously consider.

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Enhanced Weather Satellite Map - AccuWeather.com

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Enhanced Weather Satellite Map - AccuWeather.com


AccuWeather

See the latest Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam satellite map including areas of cloud cover on AccuWeather.com

Everland Resort: What to Do at South Korea’s Biggest Theme Park

by JB Macatulad @ Will Fly for Food: Travel + Food Guides

Everland Resort is a Korean theme park located about 36 km from Seoul in Yongin City. It's South Korea's biggest theme park, receiving around 7.3 million visitors annually. Its most popular attractions include T Express, the world's steepest wooden rollercoaster, and Panda World, which is home to a pair of giant pandas.

Friendly South-East Asian destinations for Indian

by Phuong Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

Here are list of beautiful Southeast Asian places which having friendly visa policy for Indian citizens. Easy to read and prepare for your next trip!

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The central highlands Guide | Vietnam Travel

The central highlands Guide | Vietnam Travel


Rough Guides

If you’d like to get off the beaten track in Vietnam, this is the place to do it. The bulk of travellers shoot along the coast to the east, and even those...

Yemen: 1,039,005 cholera cases as of January 17

by Crof @ H5N1

WHO's Cholera Response Dashboard reports 1,039,005 cholera cases and 2,244 deaths as of January 17. That is an increase of 989 cases and zero deaths in 24 hours. And for Yemen, where the war goes on and on, a daily...

This year's severe flu exposes a serious flaw in our medical system

by Crof @ H5N1

Via The Conversation: This year's severe flu exposes a serious flaw in our medical system. After discussing the shortage of IV saline because of the impact of Hurricane Maria on Puerto Rico, the authors write: Globalization has changed the way...

sitting in the Apple

by gegen @ ELDITY

sitting in the Apple Store and now we started hearing shooting. don’t love them all and just all good guy

Avanti Hotel (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam) - Reviews, Photos & Price Comparison - TripAdvisor

Avanti Hotel (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam) - Reviews, Photos & Price Comparison - TripAdvisor


TripAdvisor

Book Avanti Hotel, Ho Chi Minh City on TripAdvisor: See 327 traveller reviews, 217 candid photos, and great deals for Avanti Hotel, ranked #48 of 475 hotels in Ho Chi Minh City and rated 4 of 5 at TripAdvisor.

Hải Đăng Vegetarian Restaurant, Saigon

by Tom@VietnamCoracle @ Vietnam Coracle

Hải Đăng is a simple, local, informal vegetarian restaurant in Saigon's Binh Thanh District. The sheer variety and freshness of vegetable dishes on offer (not just tofu and 'fake meat') sets it apart from other Vietnamese vegetarian eateries in the city.... Continue reading

[INFOGRAPHIC] 9 Signs You Are Missing Your Life Purpose

by Anna @ Anna Wickham

You may consider uncovering your life purpose to be peripheral to your everyday life. It seems like something you might do once you get everything else in life figured out: once the kids grow up and your debt is paid off, or maybe once you find your soul mate who will take care of you, then

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Pakistan: Two female polio workers shot dead in Quetta

by Crof @ H5N1

Via Dawn.com: 2 female polio workers shot dead in Quetta. Two female members of a polio vaccination team in Quetta were shot dead on Thursday, DawnNews reported. Police sources said unidentified miscreants opened fire on the polio team in the...

10 things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

10 things to do in Ho Chi Minh City


The Independent

The whirlwind formally known as Saigon is a hot, noisy, dynamic city that rarely sleeps, with a complex history and plenty of culture to soak up. Combine this with the laughably good-value prices of everything from lodgings to lunch, and there’s never been a better time to explore this south Vietnamese gem. Here are 10 ways to make the most of a visit. 

5 things to prepare when travelling to Vietnam from Malaysia

by Phuong Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

Visa to Vietnam from Malaysia, exchanging currency, health & travel insurances, checking the weather and learning about destinations in Vietnam are noted.

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How to travel with 2 passports: Hongkong and BNO

by Phuong Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

BNO passport & Hongkong passport - which passport you can use when applying visa to Vietnam in Hongkong? Details can be found here.

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Binh Chau Hot Springs Resort & Spa

by Tom@VietnamCoracle @ Vietnam Coracle

Just a couple hours' drive from Saigon, Binh Chau Hot Springs Resort & Spa has improved it's facilities and aesthetics in recent years: it's now a lush, relaxing and satisfying retreat from the city.... Continue reading

Brazil: Government confirms 35 yellow fever cases, 20 deaths, since July

by Crof @ H5N1

Via O Estado de São Paulo: Governo confirma 35 casos de febre amarela desde julho, come 20 mortes [Government confirms 35 yellow fever cases sine July, 20 deaths] Edited excerpt from the Google translation and then a comment: BRASÍLIA -...

5 lessons I picked up while traveling Ho Chi Minh

5 lessons I picked up while traveling Ho Chi Minh


GMA News Online

Pride in simplicity, history in food, and so much more. Current Philippine trending info on popular art, culture, society, movie, music reviews, travel destinations, food, classic literature, bestseller book lists, modern, retro design, health, wellness, exercise, fitness, people, events, beauty, makeup tips, latest fashion, clothing, fads.

Eating Bánh Khọt in Vũng Tàu

by Tom@VietnamCoracle @ Vietnam Coracle

Bánh Khọt are delicious gems: crispy discs of rice flour batter & coconut milk, fried until they’re crunchy on the outside but moist on the inside, then wrapped in herbs & dipped in a sweet-spicy sauce. Here are 7 places to eat bánh khọt in Vũng Tàu... Continue reading

The First-Timer’s Travel Guide to Seoul, South Korea

by JB Macatulad @ Will Fly for Food: Travel + Food Guides

South Korea is booming. Over 17 million tourists visited the country in 2016, a number that will only grow as Korean pop culture continues to find its way into the global mainstream. Whether you're into K-pop, K-dramas, cosmetics, or kimchi, there is so much to be excited about in this burgeoning megacity called Seoul.

Yemen: 1,040,248 cholera cases as of January 18

by Crof @ H5N1

WHO's Cholera Response Dashboard reports 1,040248 cases and 2,244 deaths as of January 18. That is an increase of 1,243 cases and zero deaths in 24 hours. It's also worth noting that Yemen reached one million cases around December 20,...

tastes the fruits of its

by gegen @ ELDITY

champion granite belt winery tastes the fruits of its labour Marble Countertop Although this will also be a headwind for

Liberty Central Hotel, Nha Trang

by Tom@VietnamCoracle @ Vietnam Coracle

Liberty Central Nha Trang is a contemporary, stylish, high-rise hotel just a block from the beach. Featuring elegant, minimalist decor, extraordinary sea views, rooftop bar & its own section of beach, Liberty Central is a solid place to stay in Nha Trang.... Continue reading

Pakistan: Two female polio workers shot dead in Quetta

by Crof @ H5N1

Via Dawn.com: 2 female polio workers shot dead in Quetta. Two female members of a polio vaccination team in Quetta were shot dead on Thursday, DawnNews reported. Police sources said unidentified miscreants opened fire on the polio team in the...

Yemen: 1,040,248 cholera cases as of January 18

by Crof @ H5N1

WHO's Cholera Response Dashboard reports 1,040248 cases and 2,244 deaths as of January 18. That is an increase of 1,243 cases and zero deaths in 24 hours. It's also worth noting that Yemen reached one million cases around December 20,...

Sweden: 40,000 offered free measles vaccination

by Crof @ H5N1

Via Sveriges Radio Gothenburg: 40 000 receive free measles vaccine. The Google translation: About 40,000 people in Västra Götaland who lack protection against measles are now offered a free vaccine. "We do not want people to get sick in measles...

What is so great about Vietnam?

by Hoa Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

There is no wrong reason to visit a country, and no matter what lights up your day, you have plenty of destinations to choose from. However, Vietnam will offer you everything from above and more.

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With its roots

by gegen @ ELDITY

With its roots in the mid 18th century, Finesville began as a collection of taverns, shops and a mill along

THE ORIENTAL SAIGON 2

by Phu Truong Thang @ Saigon Free Walking Tours

THE ORIENTAL SAIGON 2 Transport: Scooter Depart: Daily 8:00 AM* Duration: 4 hours **Scooter surcharge: 50.000 VND/ person/ tour Note: ***scooter surcharge*** will be 70.000 VND/person/tour starts on 17th February 2016 * The tour will not available on Monday. **If you’d like to do tour at afternoon, please make reservation 24 hours prior to the […]

Saigon to Hanoi: A Food Diary

by Tom@VietnamCoracle @ Vietnam Coracle

On a recent road trip between Saigon & Hanoi I made a record of some of the meals I ate along the way, to try and illustrate the variety of food available, and what a delight it is to eat your way from one end of the country to the other... Continue reading

Yemen: 1,039,005 cholera cases as of January 17

by Crof @ H5N1

WHO's Cholera Response Dashboard reports 1,039,005 cholera cases and 2,244 deaths as of January 17. That is an increase of 989 cases and zero deaths in 24 hours. And for Yemen, where the war goes on and on, a daily...

Telunas Resort Indonesia, A Natural Paradise Near Singapore

by Alyson Long for World Travel Family @ World Travel Family

We spent Christmas in Singapore. Of those 2 weeks the highlight was our 3 days staying at Telunas Resort on their private island site. Along with the Private Island’s luxurious over-water villas we also had the chance to experience the fantastic family friendly facilities on the neighbouring Telunas Beach Resort site for a slightly different […]

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Warsaw Wrap-Up: 2 Weeks as Digital Nomads in the Polish Capital

by Chris @ Chris, the Freelancer

Despite the low cost of living, fast internet and position in EU, Warsaw seems to have failed to make it into any lists of major digital nomad destinations (currently sitting at position 115 on Nomad List) and honestly, I can see why. One thing I’ve noticed over the past 18+ months of living the ‘digital nomad lifestyle’ ...

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WHO Europe: Ukraine’s efforts to stop measles outbreak continue as case total increases

by Crof @ H5N1

WHO's Regional Office for Europe published this on January 16: Ukraine’s efforts to stop measles outbreak continue as case total increases. Excerpt: Measles continues to spread in Ukraine, with new cases now being reported in all oblasts and Kyiv. These...

WHO EMRO: Yemen cholera update, week 2

by Crof @ H5N1

WHO EMRO has published its Weekly Epidemiological Bulletin for week 2 (January 8-14). The highlights: Cumulative figures • The cumulative total from 27 April 2017 to 14 Jan 2018 is 1,035,676 suspected cholera cases and 2,244 associated deaths, (CFR 0.22%),...

Essential reading on Candida auris

by Crof @ H5N1

Via Controversies in Hospital Infection Prevention, Dr. Dan Diekema writes: Essential reading on Candida auris. Click or tap through to read the whole post and use the links. Excerpt: During my intern rotation on the University of Virginia bone marrow...

Why You’re Too Busy (And What to Do About It)

by Anna @ Anna Wickham

“How are you?” “Busy.” “Crazy, as usual.” “It’s been insane around here.” This seems to be the mantra in offices and homes around the country. Why are we so busy? We have more luxuries than any generation before could ever imagine. Any piece of information we need is available at our fingertips at any moment;

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along the walkways

by gegen @ ELDITY

Orthodox monks in flowing black capes sweep along the walkways, occasionally stopping to offer advice to devout parishioners. We’re with

Airport Fast Track service

Airport Fast Track service


Vietnam Immigration Department - Vietnam Visa Online Application Form

Fast-Track service helps guest avoiding to get line and wait for the endless lines at the landing visa Counter.

Essential reading on Candida auris

by Crof @ H5N1

Via Controversies in Hospital Infection Prevention, Dr. Dan Diekema writes: Essential reading on Candida auris. Click or tap through to read the whole post and use the links. Excerpt: During my intern rotation on the University of Virginia bone marrow...

BOOK NOW

by admin @ Saigon Free Walking Tours

There are 3 steps to book tour: Step 1: Complete and submit booking form: http://goo.gl/forms/9qg0usPKM3 Step 2: Wait for confirmation. Your request will be responded in 12 hours at the latest. Step 3: Confirm. Please note that the sooner you make reservation, the better service we provide. We recommend you to book tour 24 hours in advance.     […]

This year's severe flu exposes a serious flaw in our medical system

by Crof @ H5N1

Via The Conversation: This year's severe flu exposes a serious flaw in our medical system. After discussing the shortage of IV saline because of the impact of Hurricane Maria on Puerto Rico, the authors write: Globalization has changed the way...

US: ‘Smart thermometers’ track flu season in real time

by Crof @ H5N1

Via The New York Times: ‘Smart Thermometers’ Track Flu Season in Real Time. Excerpt: A company making “smart thermometers” that upload body temperatures to its website claims to be tracking this year’s flu season faster and in greater geographic detail...

Central Highlands of Vietnam | Audley Travel

Central Highlands of Vietnam | Audley Travel


Audley Travel

Explore Vietnam's cultural cities of Hoi An & Saigon & follow the Ho Chi Minh Trail - just one of Audley's trip ideas.

Mary has company

by gegen @ ELDITY

But Mary has company this time; Dublin North Central’s Finian McGrath, who peppered lampposts with cardboard McGrath Dublin jerseys for

Things to Do in Saigon & Arrival in Vietnam – World Travel Family

Things to Do in Saigon & Arrival in Vietnam – World Travel Family


World Travel Family

Things to do in Saigon. From arrival at Ho Chi Minh airport, to where to stay, getting around and places to eat, a guide to Saigon Vietnam.

Tomb Rider: Hue to Dong Hoi on Back-Roads

by Tom@VietnamCoracle @ Vietnam Coracle

Covering nearly 200km of completely empty beach, coastal back-roads lead from the old imperial capital of Hue to the beach city of Dong Hoi. Scattered with thousands of traditional-style tombs, this coastal region is rarely explored by foreign visitors... Continue reading

Visit Nami Island, Gangchon Rail Park, and Petite France on a Day Tour from Seoul

by JB Macatulad @ Will Fly for Food: Travel + Food Guides

Nami Island is a must-visit for anyone traveling to Seoul. Aside from being storybook beautiful, it's a curious place that's unlike anything we've ever visited. There's a child-like quality to the island reminiscent of faeries, elves, and other playful spirits. We relegate them to fantasy as adults but here, they may still exist.

Sofia Wrap-Up: 2 Weeks of Summer in the Bulgarian Capital

by Chris @ Chris, the Freelancer

Sofia has become a well-known city in the Nomad community (currently #36 on NomadList) due to it’s low cost of living, modern infrastructure and position outside the schengen zone. Therefore, it became an obvious third destination of my Eastern European journey from Budapest to the Greek Islands. Here are my thoughts on Sofia as a ...

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How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolution

by Anna @ Anna Wickham

I love New Year’s resolutions. The new year is a great time to reflect on what your life is and what you would like it to become. The word “resolution”, “to resolve,” implies that all you have to do to meet your goals is just make up your mind. But that’s not true. It’s not

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Vietnam Visa Extra Services - What - When - Why

Vietnam Visa Extra Services - What - When - Why


Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

Highly recommended services for perfect Vietnam trips, from Vietnam visa fast-track, airport transfer to tour arrangement. Learn who, when and why to use!

Got anger? This can help instantly.

by Anna @ Anna Wickham

Ever feel like you’ve got an “anger management” problem? You’re not alone! In reality, you likely don’t actually have an anger problem. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t learn a few new ways to deal with it. Anger doesn’t look the same for everyone. Just because you aren’t screaming and throwing things across the room

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The Ultimate List of Digital Nomad Jobs (23 Ideas With Examples)

by Chris @ Chris, the Freelancer

In December last year, I created a post on the 8 Most Common Digital Nomad Careers in which I went over the most common Digital Nomad Careers that I’d discovered across my journey. While I do think it’s important to build a career while travelling, I know that a lot of you are looking to just make at least ...

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Saigon Travel | Du hành theo cách của bạn

Saigon Travel | Du hành theo cách của bạn


Saigon Travel

Saigon Travel tự hào là nhà cung cấp dịch vụ lữ hành thú vị và độc đáo bậc nhất Việt Nam. Niềm vui của bạn là hạnh phúc của chúng tôi.

Luxury Coliving in the Serbian Countryside (My Review of Mokrin House)

by Chris @ Chris, the Freelancer

Shortly after arriving in Belgrade, my Serbian friend and fellow nomad, Serge put me in touch with Ivan from Mokrin House. Mokrin House (or just Mokrin, as I will refer to it in the rest of this article) is a coliving and coworking space tucked away in the quiet town of Mokrin in North-East Serbia. ...

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The First-Timer’s Travel Guide to Bangkok, Thailand

by JB Macatulad @ Will Fly for Food: Travel + Food Guides

Bangkok is the capital of Thailand and its biggest city by far. It's a top tourist destination which is consistently ranked among the world's most visited cities. In fact, so popular and beloved is Bangkok that it was voted the "World's Best City" by Travel + Leisure magazine readers for four consecutive years. Spend a few days there and you'll get its appeal.

Phản hồi cho THƯỞNG NGOẠN NEW-ZEALAND THEO PHONG CÁCH THỔ DÂN MAORI (6N5Đ) bởi phuc Tran

by phuc Tran @ phản hồi cho Saigon Travel

Tour du lịch trải nghiệm rất đã, cảm giác được relax rất đáng để đi.

US government creates health division for 'religious freedom'

by Crof @ H5N1

Via Reuters: U.S. government creates health division for 'religious freedom'. Excerpt: The U.S. government will create a division within its health agency that focuses on guaranteeing “conscience and religious freedom” for health workers who say their beliefs prevent them from...

SAIGON FREE WALKING TOURS

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A non-profit managed by Hospitality & Tourism students, Hoa Sen University, Ho Chi Minh city.

Must-known information about Vietnam Visa for Spanish passport holders

by Phuong Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

When will Spanish be exempted from Vietnam Visa? How to get Vietnam Visa for Spanish passport holders? How many types of Vietnam Visa? Click here.

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Even though MTV winds

by gegen @ ELDITY

Even though MTV winds down the third installment of Jersey Shore, it’s difficult to believe that it took hardly 15

Ho Chi Minh City

by Phu Truong Thang @ Saigon Free Walking Tours

Known to most as Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City is a city of contrasts. The pace of life is frenetic, and yet the wide boulevards and parks help the city retain an air of calm. Classic French architecture competes for attention with brand new high-rise buildings. The port hosts vast tankers and cruise-liners while tiny […]

Zambia: Cholera under control in Copperbelt

by Crof @ H5N1

Via Lusakatimes.com: Cholera under control in CB. Excerpt: All cholera patients who had been receiving treatment at various centres in the Copperbelt province have been discharged. Copperbelt Province Permanent Secretary Bright Nundwe confirmed in a statement to ZANIS in Ndola...

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