QUICK FACT (Tiếng Việt ở dưới) Iraq is a country in Western Asia, bordering with Iran, Turkey, Syria, Jordan, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait. Its government is NOT Islamic. However, Islamic rules may apply depending on the city’s culture; hence, hijab (covering hair) and abaya (a black cloth covering the entire body) may be required. … More Iraq – First Glance
From a backpacker to a mission (English – Tiếng Việt) I am in Iran now, what’s next? Unlike other South East Asian countries, in the Middle East, having thoughts about the next traveling destination is a must. Applying for visa for these countries can be a big headache or impossible for some. I have 30 … More From a backpacker to a mission
The warm coats of Iran (English – Tiếng Việt) Tehran – the capital was my first stop in Iran. Like many travelers, usually I am more into smaller places and less of the fancy high heights. During my one week here, I did not do much sight seeing but mostly hang out with my hosts … More The warm coats of Iran
Apply for Iran Tourist Visa (in Vietnam) Various nationalities (excluding British and US national) may obtain Visa On Arrival (VOA) at Iran’s selected airports, duration of stay are generally up to 15 days, extendable and the process is very doable. However if you plan to stay in Iran longer, I highly recommend applying in advance. … More Apply for Iran Tourist Visa (in Vietnam)
Kuwait – How to travel for cheap? As you may have known, Kuwait has the most expensive currency in the world. Now, It does not mean the most expensive country, but for sure you will find a lot of things here overprice for backpacker budget. Kuwait is also not a popular destination to travel, its … More Kuwait – How to travel for cheap?
After 8 hours, I finally arrived in Kuwait. Visa on arrival was a breeze, fill in the forms, pay some money and that was it. This is when I realized how expensive Kuwait money is, omg!!! I exchanged 50 USD, all got was 18 dinar. It is so rare to get such little money from … More My first hitchhike
The story started as my original plan of getting to Iran through transiting in India went to crap. Because I was a tourist in Malaysia, the embassy in Kuala Lumpur rejected my transit visa, screwed my whole plan. Next I was thinking to extend my stay in KL, hope to sort the Indian visa out … More Last minute plan to Kuwait and the nightmares