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  1. Priyanka


    I wanted to know do I need to book in advance before landing or book as I go.
    You mentioned you booked all your tours and hotels at airport… any particular company or did you just mix and match ?

    • The Blonde Abroad

      Hi Priyanka! In Hanoi, I just mixed and matched to fit my budget and timing. I’d suggest asking other travelers you meet instead of travel agents to ensure you go with the right tour – and/or join the TBA Facebook Travel Tribe and ask the ladies for their recommendations!

  2. AlanH

    It is now a very challenging year for all Halong Bay cruise industry. Hundreds of new luxury ships are just born but no tourists now.
    Back to your article, it is great writing with useful tips for first travelers planning a trip to Halong Bay!

    • The Blonde Abroad

      Hey there! I understand, and I look forward to when travel returns. And thank you!


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