|1 Pair of men leather shoes||$32.55|
|Monthly Pass (local transport)||$7.08|
|Tennis court rent (1 hour on weekend)||$6.01|
|1 Pair of Nike shoes||$81.35|
|Pack of cigarettes||$1.04|
|Local cheese (1kg)||$8.82|
|Apartment (1 bedroom) outside of centre||$237.81|
|Local draught beer||$0.94|
Vietnam is one of the countries in Southeast Asia that is rich in traditions and culture. One of them is the Dong Son culture and the city of Hòa Bình is the cradle for this. The city is also the capital of the province with the same name. If the name of the city is translated to English, it means Peace. The city is located five kilometers from the ?à River and it is 76 kilometers from Hanoi.
How can you get into this city? As a foreign tourist, your main point of entry will be the Hanoi Airport or Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi. You can get cheap flights to Hòa Bình through Hanoi. This city is just 76 kilometers from Hanoi and so, you can take any of the local the town buses to get to Hòa Bình. This is the cheapest way. Of course, taking the taxi is possible or arranging transportation with your hotel. The city is relatively large and it is recommended to know the public transportation here as well as the route map. You can spend few days to about a week here to enjoy the attractions that Hòa Bình can offer. In exploring the city, you can hire xe om or the motorcycle taxi or moto-taxi; you can also use the local buses. You can arrange some tourist visits to some of the attractions here.
What are the places you can tour and visit in Hòa Bình? Here are some of the interesting and tourist destinations in this city:
There are nice hotels in Hòa Bình and most of them are very affordable. You can spend a night here for just $10 converted to their local currency. For backpacking tourists, the accommodations here are just right for their needs and busget. If you are looking for a flight and tour package in Hòa Bình, you can make use of the online travel websites and you can also use them in searching for the cheap flights to Hòa Bình. Book in advance so you can get the best deals.