Posts Tagged ‘ Vietnam ’

Where the experts holiday: Amy Everett, travel writer

Aug 30th, 2018 | By

Travel and food writer, Amy Everett, shares her travel highs and lows with Just About Readers



On the Red River

Apr 18th, 2018 | By

Patricia completes her river journey in Vietnam by cruising along the Red River



Vietnam – six rivers of the north

Apr 15th, 2018 | By

Patricia continues her river journey in Vietnam by travelling from Halong Bay to the Red River in the north by way of five smaller rivers.



Cruising in Halong Bay

Apr 12th, 2018 | By

Patricia begins her three part tour of cruising Vietnam on a riverboat by crusing in one of the country’s top destinations – Halong Bay



Say ‘xin chào’ to Phu Quoc

Mar 28th, 2018 | By

Phu Quoc (pronounced “foo kwok”), an island off the southwest coast of Vietnam, is one of South East Asia’s best kept secrets.
Here are eight great reasons to book your flight to this island paradise – before everyone else does



What’s hot: February 2018

Feb 1st, 2018 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot – and what’s not – in the travel world, right now…



Where the experts holiday: Matt Earle and Josh Hall, stars of Blade NZ

May 7th, 2017 | By

Pals Josh Hall and Matt Earle recently rollerbladed the length of New Zealand, filming their adventure for a new travel TV series. Here the skating pair share their travel highs and lows with Just About Travel readers



Saturday snippets: May 6th 2017

May 6th, 2017 | By
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Adrian ends the week happy that a Rubbish Party candidate was elected in Scotland, more hold baggage is not getting lost on planes and that private detectives are deterring touts from advising holidaymakers to make bogus insurance claims.



Saturday snippets: March 25th 2017

Mar 25th, 2017 | By

Next week, Alaska celebrates 150 years as being part of the US. India and Vietnam celebrate more British visitors and Glaswegians celebrate a new way to pay for their travel tickets!



Tomorrow, the world

Nov 14th, 2016 | By

Start planning that trip of a lifetime…



Where the experts holiday: Brian Luckhurst, founder of the Home Exchange 50plus website

Aug 18th, 2016 | By

Brian Luckhurst, founder of Home Exchange 50plus, talks travel



Saturday snippets: 9th of July 2016

Jul 9th, 2016 | By

What do elephants, Beatrix Potter, Durham Cathedral and Elizabethan theatre in France have in common? They are all in Adrian’s column this week



Where the experts holiday: Gavin Stone, travel author and ex intelligence operative

Mar 16th, 2016 | By

Gavin Stone, a former ‘intelligence operative’, has written a book revealing the tips and tricks of travelling “next to nothing”. Result! Here the Wolverhampton-born author, who has stayed in super yachts and castles, shares some of his experiences with Just About Travel readers



Saturday snippets: 9th January 2016

Jan 9th, 2016 | By
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Adrian takes a first look at some of the smaller travel stories of 2016.



Affordable and exotic Vietnam

Jan 3rd, 2016 | By

Natasha says that Vietnam offers great value to British people looking for somewhere exotic, comparatively safe and out of the ordinary.



Our tips for 2016

Dec 29th, 2015 | By

In summary, then, in alphabetical order, here are our top tips for 2016: Anguilla, Cardigan Bay, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Germany, Hull, Peru, South Korea, Uruguay, Uzbekistan and Vietnam.



Best value destinations

Nov 15th, 2015 | By

Our essential annual hot-list of where in the world to go for wallet-friendly wandering, whether you’re hunting for a bargain or in search of old-school cheapness. Splurgers, look elsewhere.



Saturday snippets: August 22nd 2015

Aug 22nd, 2015 | By

Adrian welcomes cultural displays from Ukraine and Vietnam but only into London, ponders whether to become an engine drive and wonders how Thailand and Tunisia will fare over the winter season.



Saturday Snippets: 27th June 2015

Jun 27th, 2015 | By

It’s Armed Forces Day today and Glastonbury and the Festival of Speed are on as well. Adrian avoids all of these to discuss the smaller stories of the week!



Eat your way around the world without leaving London

Jun 21st, 2015 | By

Sean Fulton – founder of the blog Around the world in 196 tables – suggests how you can eat your way around the world, without leaving the M25



What’s hot: February 2015

Feb 1st, 2015 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world



Memorable mid winter getaways

Jan 22nd, 2015 | By

It’s wet, windy and dark at four o clock so it must be time to head abroad and bask in some winter sun. Just About Travel has the low-down on 10 destinations where sun, sand and sea come as standard



The hot-spots in 2015

Dec 15th, 2014 | By

Everybody gets in the act these days of forecasting where we might holiday, where the “hot-spots” will be, what’s up-and-coming and where will be the most popular.



Where the experts holiday: Lee Thompson, award winning photojournalist and co-founder of The Flash Pack

Mar 7th, 2014 | By

The photojournalist and co-founder of The Flash Pack on Brixton, Brazil and Bucket Lists



It’s Vietnam, Mexico and Cuba

Feb 19th, 2014 | By
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For 34 years Kuoni has been undertaking it’s annual Travel Trends Report which is a reasonable pointer to those destinations that appeal to those able to trave long-haul.



The Algarve or Turkey? Or Bali? Or…

Jan 12th, 2014 | By
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That’s the view from the Post Office’s latest Travel Money Holiday Money Report.



Spice up your life

Aug 5th, 2013 | By

For his latest cookbook Mighty Spice Express, celebrity chef and all round spice expert, John Gregory-Smith, went in search of the best express dishes from around the world. Here John shares his recipes for Cochin Crab Cakes and Vietnamese Bun Cha, with CD-Traveller readers



Celebrating a Vietnamese London

Jun 21st, 2013 | By

This weekend on the south bank in London there is a festival. No surprise really except that this time is a rare opportunity to see Vietnamese water puppetry.