Tag Archives: transportation

Tips on Motorbike Taxi aka “Xe Om” in Vietnam

“Xe Om” which literally means “motorcycle hug”, a motorcycle taxi service that is very common in Southeast Asian countries. “Hug”, in fact, stands for the sitting position at the back of the motorbike, not for hugging the driver or such behaviours that people often misunderstand of the word. Taxi is safer, the public bus is safer and cheaper but they …

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Railway System in Vietnam

Besides bus, the train is the perfect choice to travel Vietnam from North to South. After 30 years of war, the rail line connected Hanoi to Saigon was re-opened on day 31st of December 1976. The event marked a new period of peace and developing for the country. Nowadays, the 1730km long system of the “North-South Reunification Line” has become …

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Hanoi to Noi Bai and Back?

In recent years, travelling from Hanoi to Noi Bai airport is no longer a question mark. There have been various options for passengers from public buses to taxis. But many options come confusion. This article aims to give clear guidance on means of transportation from town to Noi Bai airport and the way round, cutting off the puzzle. BUSES Number …

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