Monthly Archives: April 2014

ANOTHER AIRPORT-BTS-MRT-MOCHIT BUS STATION SHUTTLE TIP – BANGKOK, THAILAND

For those travelers wanting to an in-expensive, fast shuttle bus transfer to/from Don Mueang International Airport to/from SkyTrain (BTS), to/from Subway (MRT), to/from Mochit Bus Station, simply look for the A1 Don Mueang Shuttle Bus … it runs between Don Maueng, BTS, MRT and MoChit Bus Station every 10 minutes from 7:30am till 23.30pm for only $30 Baht …
For either BTS or MRT, get off bus at the same drop-off … BTS and MRT entrances within 100 feet of each other … same side of street … 

DONG DO HOTEL – HCMC / SAIGON …

If you are looking for a nicely located, inexpensive, clean, free-Wifi,  great top-floor breakfast included … 1/2 block off Dong Khoi in downtown HCMC / Saigon … and warm welcome & friendly staff … visit Dong Do Hotel, 35 Mac Thi Buoi Street, District 1, tel:  (+84-8) 3827-3637, e-mail:  dongdohotel@hcm.vnn.vn, website:  www.dongdohotelvn.com

                                       

$0.25 USD FROM SAIGON INT’L AIRPORT TO DOWNTOWN

Simply amazing … exit the HCMC/Saigon Int’l Airport … look & go right … jump on the local bus #152 … pay $0.25 USD (5,000 Dong) … and within 30+ minutes you arrive at the Ben Thanh Market downtown, District 1 bus station within walking distance to Back/FlashPacker guesthouses in one direction and the Dong Khoi street hotels in the other …

SIEM REAP, CAMBODIA – BOUTIQUE …


         

Near Old Market Center, the crowded Pub Street and 1/2 block from the Siem Reap River is a quiet, boutique alley … a couple shops … some friendly residents … the Socheata Restaurant … and the small boutique Neth Socheata Hotel opposite/across the alley from the Restaurant …

A ‘must-try’ papaya salad with spearmint leaves and the Trei Rorh (Toule Sap fish) at the restaurant … enjoy the roof-top garden view if you stay at this boutique hotel … a small starter breakfast at the Socheata Restaurant is included with each night stay …