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Vietnam Travel Guide: Attractions You Could Visit in the Peaceful City of Hoi An

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Planning to visit the humble yet beautiful city of Hoi An? Here’s a new Vietnam travel guide to start off your year of travels

Although many people think that a Vietnam travel escapade only includes a visit to Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh, there’s also another place packed with Vietnam attractions that deserves our attention The name? Hoi An! Boasting of unreal beauty thanks to its ancient places and natural attractions. Check out these places to visit in Hoi An, Vietnam before you book that ticket!

 

Attractions in Hoi An:

Ancient Town

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Don’t miss visiting the ancient town of Hoi An. Whether you want to visit during the morning, catch the sunset in the afternoon, or see the lanterns light up the evening, this place will surely brighten your trip to Hoi An. You can also ride a boat and take a tour along the Bon River.

 

Old House of Tan Ky

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The home of Tan Ky has been existing for more than 200 years old, being passed down to seven generations of the same Vietnamese family. The house has unique features like the pulleys that lift home furniture from the flood, wooden balcony, Chinese-designed beams, and more. Find the beauty in ancient architecture as you go to this museum and residence where you can receive a warm welcome from the family members.

 

Japanese Bridge

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The Japanese bridge, known as the Cau Chua Pagoda, was built to link Tran Phu Street and Nguyen Thi Minh Khai Street. It’s known to be one of the most popular places to visit in Hoi An because of its unique feature which is similar to the Japanese pagoda.

 

Cantonese Assembly Hall

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The Cantonese assembly hall, also known as Quang Trieu, is a place where the Chinese visitors and residents gather to worship and give honour to Thien Hau. It is one of the famous attractions in Hoi An because of its structure and decorations. If you want to pay a visit, the hall is just right next to the Cau Pagoda.

 

Old House of Phun Hung

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The Old House of Phun Hung, built in the 18th century, serves as a museum and a home to more than eight generations of the same family. You will be guided by Ms. Anh, the current owner, to her family’s unique home that features a blend of Chinese and Japanese influence on its architectural design.

 

An Bang Beach

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If you want a good place to have fun under the sun while you’re in Vietnam, hit the An Bang Beach in Hoi An. This lovely beach features white sand, palm trees, chairs with shades, and of course the tranquil blue ocean. If you feel hungry, food vendors are all lined up. Truly it is perfect for a summer getaway.

 

Hoi An Night Market

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Like any other night markets in Asia, Hoi An Night Market is also vibrant and lively when it opens at 5 pm. You can shop for souvenirs, clothes, food, or even colourful lanterns. It is perfect especially when buying gifts for your loved ones. Otherwise, you can try out different street foods including grilled squid, barbecues, and more.

 

 

Vietnam Travel Guide’s Hotel Suggestions:

Wondering where to stay in Hoi An? Here are some Vietnam hotels we recommend you to look at:

 

Royal Hoi An by Sofitel

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Want to have a beautiful view of the ancient town and Bon River while sipping your coffee or tea? Royal Hoi An MGallery by Sofitel has the perfect location for that. This charming hotel has a modern style with a touch of Japanese and Vietnamese design that’s refreshing to the guests. They offer 187 luxurious and spacious rooms for your comfort.

Address: 39 Dao Duy Tu Street, Cam Pho Ward, 51000, Hoi An, Vietnam

Book your stay here.

 

Hoi An Historic Hotel

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Feel more away from the city when you stay at Hoi An Historic Hotel. This hotel is surrounded by lush garden and is very accessible to the Cua Dai Beach. The hotel provides 150 standard rooms and suites. You can also join and take part in cooking classes and learn a lot of Vietnamese cuisines.

Address: 10 Tran Hung Dao St., Hoi An Town, Quang Nam Province, Viet Nam

Book your stay here.

 

Lantana Boutique Hotel & Spa

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Another hotel suitable for comfort and relaxation is the Lantana Hoi An Boutique Hotel & Spa. Immerse in full relaxation as you pamper yourself with the Lantana spa treatment. Lantana has modern yet comfortable rooms designed with warm and welcoming interiors.

Address: 9 Thoai Ngoc Hau Street, Hoi An Ancient Town, Quang Nam

Make a reservation here.

 

Make sure to enjoy your Hoi An adventure when you visit Vietnam. Read up on our Vietnam travel guide for more places to visit and things to do in Vietnam!

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Unique Singapore Attractions For Your Next Corporate Team Building

You never know that these Singapore attractions can be perfect for team building activities | Singapore | Travel141

Is participating in team building activities your favourite part in a  Are you the kind of corporate trip? Or are you in charge of planning your next travel with the team? If you’re having a hard time, check out these Singapore attractions perfect for team building activities for work!

 

Extreme Rides At Universal Studios Singapore

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One of the most popular Singapore attractions is the Universal Studios Singapore. You have to admit you know this place too! It is so popular that it’s one of the must-visit places in the Lion City. Challenge your colleagues on the extreme Galactica roller coaster ride or the Water World ride.

Location: 8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269

 

Outdoor Laser Tag

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Now if you’re feeling a bit more competitive, you can group into two teams and play laser tags by Go Team under the sun. Playing outdoors is even more realistic than playing in an indoor arena. Prepare for an action-filled activity that’s even more fun and exciting than any other corporate team building activities.

Location: Kovan Sports Centre in 60 Hougang Street 21 S 538738 or You can have your preferred outdoor location. May we suggest the Marina Bay Gardens?

 

Dragon Boating By Dragon Boat Innovate 

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Talk about some real team coordination! The test of strength, endurance, and teamwork can be proven when you experience dragon boating with your colleagues. With dragon boating, you aim to win the race with synchronize paddling as if all if your bodies and minds are working as one. Check out the Dragon Boat Innovate today!

Location: 81 Ubi Avenue 4, U.B. One 02-02, SINGAPORE 408830

 

Solve and Escape Rooms At Lost SG

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This escape game with a twist is one of the most exciting things to do in Singapore. Lost SG has different rooms for you to choose from. Each game consists of a group of 4 and will last for an hour. This corporate activity will let you and your team unleash your analytic and problem-solving skills as well as the test of guts.

Location: Peace Centre, 1 Sophia Road, #03-01/02/03, Singapore 228149

 

Paintball Shooting At Red Dynasty Paintball Park

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For a more realistic battlefield, why not try paintball shooting at the Red Dynasty Paintball Park? You can choose from two different paintball park: Turf City, Bukit Timah or ORTO Yishun. They have a special corporate paintball package perfectly organized for team buildings and they are rated as the most popular paintball field in town!

Location: EK Paintball Group Pte Ltd, One Commonwealth Building, 1 Commonwealth Lane, #03-03, Singapore 149544

 

Find out more Singapore attractions and other places to visit in Singapore for MICE travel with our Singapore travel guides.

 

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Rosa Malacca Hotel: Fusion of Modern and Rustic Vibe

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There are plenty of hotels in Malaysia but if you want to feel like you’re staying in a Brooklyn apartment even when you’re in Asia, Rosa Malacca Hotel should be your hotel of choice when you travel to Malaysia!

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Why choose Rosa Malacca among other hotels?

With its laidback vibe and serene atmosphere, Rosa Malacca Hotel is one of the top hotels in Melaka, Malaysia. Located at the heart of Melaka, the hotel boasts of a modern and minimalistic European architectural and interior design. The Redbrick walls, wooden floors, exposed beams, and vintage wall clocks make up most of the hotel’s interior.

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From the lobby to your room, everything is spacious and filled with minimalistic designs. While the modern amenities such as LED television with more than 20 channels, electronic in-room safe, electronic ‘do not disturb’ sign gives a safe home touch. The individually controlled air-conditioning, hairdryer, a complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi, and more makes it more relaxing for the guests. Therefore, promising both a home away home & modern world stay.

You can choose from Deluxe Twins with two super single beds & Deluxe King offering generous space. However, Premier King gives an ultimate sense of class and luxury while Family Suite accommodates more guests.

 

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Spend your vacation like your away from the bustle of the city at Rosa Malacca Hotel and see the beautiful places to visit in Melaka | Hotels in Malaysia | Travel141
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Luxurious hotels in Malaysia may offer a wider variety of cuisines but, for Rosa Malacca, the hotel offers a healthy European cuisine with their continental –style menu. Bica & Co Café is a modern contemporary spacious café that’s perfect for a relaxing morning coffee or a light meal at night. The cafe presents fresh and healthy meals, sandwiches, salad, homemade pastries, and more. Open from 7:30 until 23:00.

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What’s more exciting about this lovely hotel?

It is that you can also shop for clothes, artworks, and other novelty items that will make you remember this little Europe in Malaysia. Shop at RS General Store inside Rosa Malacca and don’t forget to bring souvenirs back home.

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Looking for a European rustic-style for your pre-wedding photo shoot? Rosa Malacca Hotel can give it to you. Check out these pre-wedding photoshoot packages or pre-wedding location packages for a picture -perfect pre-wedding photos.

 

Melaka Attractions near Rosa Malacca Hotel

Though this gorgeous hotel might be nestled in a low-key location, it is close to high-profile Melaka attractions. Check out these top places to visit in Melaka:

 

Baba Nyonya Heritage Museum

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Visiting top museums is one of the popular things to do in Malaysia. Baba Nyonya Heritage Museum lets you discover the Peranakan art and culture. Hence, prepare to be amazed by how vintage suave, and oriental this museum is. Baba Nyonya Heritage Museum is only less than a 20-minute drive away from Rosa Malacca Hotel.

Address: No. 48 & 50 Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, 75200 Melaka, Malaysia

Operating hours: 10:00 to 17:00 from Mondays to Thursdays / 10:00 to 18:00 from Fridays to Sundays.

 

Jonker Street 

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Jonker Street is home to the best night market in Malaysia. It is perfect for you to experience street life, shop, try out different street food. A 13-minute drive from Rosa Malacca and you will reach this attraction.

Address: 75200 Malacca, Malaysia

Operating hours: 18:00 until midnight every Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays

 

St. Paul’s Church


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With just about 10-minute ride from the hotel and you will reach St.paul’s church.  It is a 500-year-old  church – the oldest church building in Malaysia and in Southeast Asia. It is a beautiful sanctuary with decaying stone interior and Portuguese-inspired design that’s both beautiful and haunting.

Address: Jalan Kota, Bandar Hilir, 75000 Melaka, Malaysia

 

Upside down House Melaka

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Could you defy gravity? Yes, you can at Upside Down House Melaka. This house gallery, located at Plaza Mahkota, Bandar Hilir, is the latest family-friendly attraction in Melaka that offers a unique experience.  You can reach this attraction via a 6-minute ride from Rosa Malacca Hotel.

Address: G12 & G14 & G16 Jalan PM7 Plaza Mahkota, Bandar Hilir, 75000, Melaka, Malaysia

Operating hours: 10:00 to 19:00 from Mondays to Thursdays / 10:00 to 21:00 every Fridays to Saturdays

 

A’ Famosa Fort

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A’ Famosa Fort is one of the oldest and most renowned tourist spots in Melaka. It was built in 1511 during the Portuguese invasion of the old sultanate. A’ Famosa was built to be a strong fortress to defend against invasion during the old days. Know more about Melaka’s history as you visit this attraction only 10-minute drive away from the Rosa Malacca Hotel.

Address: Jalan Parameswara, Bandar Hilir, 78000 Alor Gajah, Melaka, Malaysia

Rosa malacca hotel provides the best & essential amenities to its guests & is located just around the corner for most of the tourists’ attraction. Therefore, it stays in the top among the best hotels in Malaysia.

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Visit Malaysia to personally see these top attractions in Melaka. Book your stay at one of the best and most unique hotels in Malaysia – Rosa Malacca Hotel.

 

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Philippines Travel Guide: Jump And Splash At The Inflatable Island in Subic

The Subic inflatable island is one of the best places to visit in the Philippines. | Philippine travel guide |Travel141Photo Courtesy: The Inflatable Island https://www.theinflatableisland.com/

Your dream unicorn-themed inflatable beach park is in the Philippines! The Subic Inflatable Island, where you can either hang out on the beach or take a leap on their floating playground, is one of the most colourful places to visit in the Philippines. Take a look at this Philippines travel guide and see why this family-friendly resort should be your next travel destination.

 

The Floating Playground

The Inflatable Island is located in Subic beach, a popular beach getaway less than 3 hours away from Manila. This huge floating playground comprises of different types of inflatables including the rock climbing, sunny slide, happy swing, slippery slope, jungle bars, trampoline, giant Tarzan swing and slide, the famous unicorn island, and more. Want to sit back while your kids run around? Take cover from the sun at the beautiful pink Bali lounge and sip a refreshing beverage.

Pink Bali Lounge

Feed your Instagram with colourful umbrellas and bean bags. Hang out with your family or sunbathe with your friends at the Pink Bali lounge.

 

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Unicorn Island

Even though unicorns don’t exist, you can still have a fun-filled unicorn experience in this unicorn-theme waterpark. Enjoy the float, dive in the water, and even hug a giant unicorn!

 

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Popular Media Features

This wonderful Philippines attraction is not also the talk of the town but can also be seen on top media websites and magazines like the New York Post, UNILAD, Entrepreneur Philippines, Cosmopolitan, and more!

 

Exciting Packages

Sunset Party Packages

Chase the sunset while having the greatest party ever! Choose from their different sunset party packages like the Pink Sunset, Purple Sunset, and Sun Up To Sun Down Package.

Enjoy these party packages with free mascot appearance. Each sunset party package requires a minimum of 25 persons per booking and all rates are VAT exclusive.

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Birthday Party

Want to celebrate your birthday on the beach? Go for their birthday party package for only Php 10,999. Anyone, young and old, can celebrate their birthday at Subic Inflatable Island.

 

Christmas Unli Beer-BQ

While others are celebrating a cold winter Christmas, you can turn things up by having the best tropical Christmas of your life. Avail one of their three packages to enjoy unlimited BBQ and other perks.

  • Package A = PHP999 (unlimited BBQ, half day play pass, and team building)
  • Package B = PHP1,499 (unlimited BBQ, unlimited beer / mobile pass, half day play pass, team building)
  • Package C = PHP1,799 (unlimited BBQ, unlimited beer / mobile bar, whole day play pass, team building, AM/PM snacks)

 

Dress code

The fun in this inflatable playground won’t stop if you dress accordingly for safety measures. You can wear your favourite swimsuit, rash guards, or surfing shorts. Don’t forget to get your safety vest before entering the playground, though.

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How to get there?

Let this Philippines travel guide direct you to this paradise!

Travel via bus:

  • Ride a bus to Olongapo at any Victory Liner Terminal (Caloocan, Cubao, or Pasay).
  • From Olongapo terminal, find the blue jeep terminal near Chow King restaurant and tell the driver to drop you at Halfmoon beach.
  • You will find signage leading you to The Inflatable Island.

 

Travel via private car:

If you don’t want to go through the hassle of looking for the bus terminal, you can hire your own private car and let the driver bring you to the Inflatable Island. Travel 141 will be launching its international car rental services soon for your travel convenience. Subscribe to our newsletter below to get more updates!

 

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