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Shopping in Myanmar: What and Where to buy

April 05, 2015  |  Saffron Travel

Myanmar with many duty-free shops, department stores, supermarkets and minimarkets, especially in Yangon, offer a wide choice of products, both foreign and local with fixed prices, the real magic of shopping is to be found mainly in the well-known Bogyoke Aung San Market where shopping is fun and easy; and bargaining is acceptable.

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11 things every traveler should know before visiting Myanmar

April 05, 2015  |  Saffron Travel

How do Burmese punks keep their mohawks standing tall? Why does cash in Myanmar need to be kept clean? What does making a kissing sound in a Yangon restaurant get you? As recently as a year ago, few people would have cared about the answers to any of these questions.

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Vietnam Airlines To Offer In-Flight Wi-Fi

April 05, 2015  |  Saffron Travel

Passengers on international and domestic flights operated by Vietnam's national carrier will be able to access Internet this May, VTC reported on Friday.

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Packing Tips

April 05, 2015  |  Saffron Travel

Some travelers jam two weeks' worth of gear in their bags for a long weekend. Others pack a bit too lightly and forget important things like medicine or passports. Savvy travelers strike the perfect balance and bring just what they need -- with a little help from our list of road-tested packing tips, of course!

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Vietnam's flower street to feature Vietnam's countryside and metro line

April 05, 2015  |  Saffron Travel

The popular Flower Street in downtown Ho Chi Minh City during the 2015 Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday, which falls on February 19, will feature the landscape of Vietnamese countryside and the metro system, which is under construction in the city.

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ATM Advice for traveler to Indochina and Myanmar

April 05, 2015  |  Saffron Travel

ATM has no longer a strange term to travelers, especially when you travel to another country. There would be time found yourself in desperate need of cash but don’t know your way around to get to an ATM in a new country to you? Here is some information you may need some time. And it is always safer to use the ATM in the bank not the sidewalk.

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Shopping in Vietnam: What and Where to buy

April 05, 2015  |  Saffron Travel

As one of the largest manufacturers of clothes and accessories in Asia and in the world, Vietnam boasts all kinds of clothes, purses, handbags, wallets and shoes in all markets, small shops and shopping malls. And it is beneficial for you to buy all these stuff in Vietnam for the prices are lower than in other countries. Saffron travel will give you some suggestions about what to buy and where to buy in Vietnam, hoping we can help you.

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Vietnam Expands Seaplane Flight Network To Mui Ne / Phan Thiet

April 05, 2015  |  Saffron Travel

Visitors will now be able to fly by seaplane from Ho Chi Minh City to the popular southern beach area of Muine / Phan Thiet. Hai Au Aviation Company also plans to roll out seaplane flights from HCMC to Nha Trang and the Mekong Delta’s hub - Can Tho City later in 2015.

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Ways to Add Romance to Your Honeymoon

April 05, 2015  |  Saffron Travel

While most honeymoon destinations in SE Asia are utterly enchanting by themselves, that doesn't mean your romantic efforts should end right there. To make a honeymoon truly special, it takes some extra planning and initiative. Read on to discover 10 simple ways you can add romance to your honeymoon -- ensuring it's a passion-filled getaway from beginning to end.

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Free Wi-Fi on North-South trains Vietnam

April 05, 2015  |  Saffron Travel

Passengers traveling by train from north to south of Vietnam and vice versa will have access to free wifi on the carriages and at train stations in big cities.

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