Da Nang Travel Guide, What to see

Da Nang is the biggest city in the Central Region of Vietnam, 120km south of Hue, 1 hour flight from either Hanoi or Saigon. Da Nang is known with a strip of sugarly sand beaches stretching for over 40km from Son Tra Peninsular to Hoi An Old Town.

Hoi An Travel Guide, Tourist Attractions

Hoi An is a little town in Quang Nam Province, in the Central Region of Vietnam. Hoi An was a famed international sea port, well-known to merchants from China, Japan, the Persian Gulf, and Europe in the 16th, 17th, 18th centuries. Major goods traded at Hoi An back then included spices, ceramics, silk… While most merchants would have sojourns in Hoi An for a few months waiting for the right wind to sail home, some chose to stay in Hoi An permanently.

Tien Giang Travel Guide, Attractions

Tien Giang is located on the northern side of the Tien River (the upper arm of the Mekong River in Vietnam). Tien Giang is the gateway to the Mekong Delta from Saigon where the travellers and the visitors will start experience the exotic lifestyle of the local residents.

Halong Bay Travel Guide, Attractions

Littered on the emerald water of Halong Bay in the gulf of Tonkin of Vietnam, the 3,000 islands and islets were believed to be dragons sent down from Heaven to help the Vietnamese protecting their country from foreign invasions. In fact, there were many fierce battles in the ancient times and recent times on the bay that helped to bring victory to Vietnam and the Vietnamese people.

Ninh Binh Travel Guide Tips

Ninh Binh Province is located in the heart of the Red River Delta, 120km south of Hanoi. Ninh Binh is home to Hoa Lu, the ancient capital city of Vietnam in the 10th century; to the fresh beauty of karst formations amid rice paddies at Tam Coc, Thung Nang and Trang An; to Van Long Nature Reserve; to Cuc Phuong National Park; to Kenh Ga Hot-spring; to Bich Dong Cave Pagoda and to the famed Phat Diem Stone Cathedral.

Hue Travel Guide, Places to visit

Hue, an idyllic area with harmonious combination of mountains and rivers, was the capital city of Vietnam from 1802-1945. The Nguyen Family chose Hue as the seat of their royal court because they trust the city was favorable in Fengshui and that choosing Hue as the capital city would make the dynasty prosperous forever.

Da Lat Travel Guide, Holiday Tips

Da Lat with the elevation of 1475m above sea level is perched on the Lang Biang Plateau, south of the Central Highlands of Vietnam. The whole region was well hidden from the outside world until the late 19th century when it was discovered by by a Swiss French bacteriologist named Alexandre John Emile Yersin.

Sapa Travel Guide, Holiday Tips

Sapa is a little hill station hiding itself at the base of the Hoang Lien Mountain Range in the North West of Vietnam. Sapa is 1,500m above sea level and covered in clouds most of the time. The town enjoys a cool climate all year round and the area about the town is inhabited by 7 ethnic groups whose life has been unchanged for centuries and whose cultures are intriguing to the visitors.

Phan Thiet Travel Guide, Places to visit

Phan Thiet, a little town of Binh Thuan Province - 200km from Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), possesses fine sand beaches and luxury resorts nestled in evergreen palm forests. Mui Ne Town is a peninsular 12km north of Phan Thiet. There's a dozen kilometer stretch of sand that runs along the waterfront of Mui Ne, which has been a hidden paradise for beach holidays.

Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) Travel Guide, What to see

Saigon, the name itself conjures up enough memories of a long bygone time; be it the horrendous war that once shook the World, be it the nostalgia that kept lingering on, be it the bars filled with people and smoke, be it the sidewalk cafes with thumping music, be it the horrible facts kept in secrets forever...Things are definitely long gone, and hopefully forever...

Nha Trang Travel Guide, What to see

Nha Trang is a beach city in the south of the Central Region of Vietnam, 500km south of Da Nang and 500km north of Saigon. Nha Trang is endowed with over a dozen kilometres of sugarly white sand beaches, turquoise blue water and offshore islands ringed with pristine fine beaches. Nha Trang is the best place in Vietnam for watersports like snorkelling and scuba-diving.

Vietnamese Tet

Vietnamese Tet or Lunar New Year (or Tet Nguyen Dan in Vietnamese) is a special occasion for the Vietnamese when they celebrate the arrival of spring, the beginning of a new lunar year, family reunions, village traditional festivals...