Articles Mentioning Vietnam Hotels

9 Trips for Father’s Day That He Won’t Forget

According to the National Retail Federation, after treating moms to gifts that equaled about $20 billion on Mother’s Day, consumers only spend around $13 billion on Father’s Day gifts for dear old dad. Personally, we’ve also noticed that there seems to be a lot more thought put into the gift we give our moms over…

Where to Travel in Your 20s, 30s, and Every Decade of Your Life

Our experts suggest the Maldives are for your forties. Here at Oyster.com, we like to think that travel is a lifetime journey. We believe it should start young and carry on into our late years as something that adds to our lives, at specific moments in our lives. While we have always had trouble turning…

Our Favorite Off-Season Picks for Cheap Summer Getaways

A trip to the shore or amusement park may be the quintessential summer vacation, but those popular choices can be expensive, crowded, and a lot less fun in reality than one’s imagination. For travelers open to counterintuitive thinking, there are amazing off-season vacation picks around the world. Sometimes a location is cheap because the summer…

What It’s Like to Throw Out Your Itinerary and Explore Vietnam

Flickr/oscarhermawan People go to Vietnam for a few reasons—the culture, the beaches, and the food among them. But there’s also a certain something else to it. Maybe it’s the lush landscape of the country that, not too long ago, was torn apart by war. Or maybe it’s the open-armed hospitality of people who, again not…

You Won’t Want to Bring Your Kids to These 12 Destinations

While family vacations are undoubtedly fun and bring everyone together, sometimes you want to skip the kid-friendly activities and leave the tots with grandma and grandpa. Whether you’re looking to have a romantic getaway with your significant other, or simply cut travel expenses (and annoyances? maybe we’re going too far…), there are plenty of destinations…

5 of the Cheapest Countries to Jet to From Down Under

For many, the thought of an overseas holiday is all too much — totting up the cost of flights, accommodation, airport transfers, eating out, and the all-important holiday wardrobe. To make matters worse, you’re in Australia…on a huge island…miles away from anything. So what’s the trick? Savvy new age travelers are off-setting vacation costs by…

Top 10 Luxury Resorts in Southeast Asia

Consistently frequented by Aussies, Southeast Asia is an ideal getaway regardless of the type of holiday you have in mind. The climate is tropical, you have plenty of opportunities to immerse yourself in local cultures, and the price of nearly everything is vastly cheaper than what you’ll find back home. In light of this, glamorous…

In the Spotlight: Grand Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City

View from Grand Hotel Saigon’s Rooftop Cafe So far this year, Oyster has significantly upped its coverage of Asia. We’ve added luxury hotels in Phuket, and cheap treehouse digs in Chiang Mai. We’ve visited all-inclusives in the Maldives, and the world’s most over-the-top resort in Dubai. And now, we’re fresh from a trip to Vietnam’s…