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    BARNEY’S DANANG BACKPACKERS HOSTEL

    Tips, photos, advice and review to get your best stay at amazing Barney’s Hostel in the beautiful city of Da Nang, Vietnam. Danang is fastly becoming the perfect half way spot between the Northern capital Hanoi and the opposite far end Ho Chi Minh. This city has several tourist attractions, both natural and artificial. Barney’s Danang Backpackers Hostel (www.barneyhostel.com) rises on the right bank of Han river, right in the middle of all these points of interest. Danang International Airport is well linked to the two main Vietnamese cities with everyday flights, and is currently developing its International destinations, that now include direct flights from Hong-Kong, Bangkok, Tokyo, Singapore, Shanghai, Seoul, Kuala Lumpur, Macau,…

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    TOP 10 MUST SEE PLACES IN DANANG, VIETNAM

    DaNang is fastly becoming the perfect half way spot between the Northern capital Hanoi and the opposite far end Ho Chi Minh. DaNang International Airport is well linked to the two main Vietnamese cities with everyday flights, and is currently developing its International destinations, that now include direct flights from Hong-Kong, Tokyo, Singapore, Shanghai, Seoul, Kuala Lumpur. Da Nang train station is linked to the reunification line that connects Vietnam from North to South, and buses travel to and from all the main cities. The Da Nang-Hue train route is one of the most scenic of the country, you can read more about it in our dedicated post. HERE’S WHAT TO…

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    SLEEPER TRAIN FROM NHA TRANG TO DANANG

    Since we tried to experience every possible mean of transport, we couldn’t miss the sleeper train to reach the city of DaNang. Go straight to our train booking tutorial here. Our stay in Nha Trang is not very comfortable, not to say inconvenient. The sleeper train from Nha Trang to Da Nang will be our best memory. Because of Tet holidays (Vietnamese lunar new year), hotels are super full and remaining places are way overpriced; we try then on Airbnb: same story, but eventually we manage to find a room, even though 5 miles away from the centre. Unfortunately at our arrival, the owners welcome us with a bad surprise:…

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    VIETNAM: OUR NEXT DESTINATION

    The destination of this travel will be Vietnam!   There are a few reasons why we chose Vietnam, and this area of the world: We were looking for somewhere outside our old Europe first of all; It had to be a new country we have never been to before; We would like to know, dive into and try to understand a new culture, something different; It must be a warm place! As we explain better in this article,  we are going through a short journey before getting to our destination, which will include Thailand and Cambodia. Our destination, that will be our base from where to leave for further trips, is the city…