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.

6 things to know before visiting Saigon

In the dynamic cities, tourists usually have to face with various social problems, therefore, you need to be watchful over the tricks to attain...

Penang itinerary — How to spend 3 days in Penang?

PENANG is on a roll. Thanks to an influx of private and public investment and creative energy — precipitated in part by Unesco’s 2008...

Luang Prabang itinerary — 24 hours in Luang Prabang: The ancient...

Situated 300 km north of Vientiane (capital of Laos), Luang Prabang has ancient features with moss-covered houses like Hoi An (a famous ancient town in Vietnam) as...

Hoi An photo walks — 10+ beautiful photos show the many...

*This is a guest post by professional photographer Angela Altus. You can view more of her work here. I had been travelling in Vietnam for...

Top 10 best fun things to do in Hanoi

Strolling Sword Lake (Hoan Kiem Lake, Hoàn Kiếm Lake) in the morning or travelling the city tour by bus is only two of the...

Hoi An trip blog — A great place to live...

Yellow stained walls line the hushed streets, paint flaking off just enough to be delightfully romantic. Strings of colorful lanterns dangle from branches, adorn...

Melinh Coffee Garden — A wonderful view of Dalat

Me Linh Coffee Garden is a famed tourist attraction located in Block 20, Village 4, Ta Nung district, Dalat city. This cafe offers the...

1 day in Santorini — How to spend 24 hours in...

The infinite horizon of white and blue is brought back even in my dream after my trip to Santorini (Greece). Let's check it out...

Top 10 fun things to do in Singapore at night for...

Sure things can be a little expensive around here at times, but in fact there are loads of fun rewarding ways to spend your...

Saigon travel blog — A journey of love

I first discovered the dragon fruit in 2004 on a visit to China. I was in Nanning on a short vacation from lawyering in...