City Guides

Cities have existed for almost as long as humans have, and the best city breaks provide a pleasing look at a wide array of humanity and culture. Though natural beauty can and does coexist with people in urban spaces, you likely aren’t going to New York City just to see Central Park. Culture is center stage here and in cities across the world, offering up food, art, theater, dance, music, architecture, literary heritage, history, as well as a lot of other people. Living + Nomads’s writers and editors have explored cities across the world, looking for new experiences and reaffirming old, seeking out the best values and ultimate luxuries, the most moving artworks and the most drool worthy dishes.

3 awesome Dalat cafe you should try

The image of hurrying crowded streets from the balcony of such cozy, pristine, romantic, lyrical, and elegant coffee shops as An, Tung, or Thuy...

Botin restaurant — Oldest restaurant in Europe

Nestled in the heart of Madrid, a 300-year-old restaurant attracts tens of thousands of guests for its two famous dishes: roast suckling pig (cochinillo)...

14 top things to do in Hoi An

In this season, the weather in Hoi An is perfect to take a walk along the flower streets of this ancient town, ride a...

My trip to Dubai blog — The bustling and mystical city...

Rising from harsh desert where life seemed to barely exist, Dubai, after a few decades, has been transformed into a world-famous tourist city. Together...

Hoi An travel blog — I have mixed feelings about Hoi...

Despite being a little bit disconcerted on arrival in Hoi An at the first place, Michael eventually got totally mesmerized by its moving beauty. Michael...

Hue travel guide — The world of heritage of Vietnam

Within the city of Hue is is a massive complex of citadels, temples, palaces, and tombs built during the Nguyen Dynasty. Hue’s poetic natural...

A peaceful day at Le Bleu Homestay Hanoi

Situated on the 3rd floor of an old French villa, Le Bleu concentrates all its beauty in a charmingly small space. Go up the...

Top 10 coolest things to do in Chiang Mai

Unlike the vibrant lifestyle of Bangkok, Chiang Mai is the destination for tourists who want to enjoy the peaceful beauty of ancient temples, friendly...

Boracay travel blog — The fullest guide for a budget trip...

The first six months of the year, when the rainy season hasn’t come, is the best time to visit Boracay island, especially from February...

Krabi itinerary blog — How to spend 2 days in Krabi...

A wildly spectacular Krabi island lying right next to the so famous Phuket island is certainly an idea to cool up your summer in...