Tourism

The Beaches Of Vietnam

The beaches of vietnam Vietnam’s 2100 mile coastline and thousands of islands provide many attractive beaches that invite travelers to relax and enjoy the sound of the surf and the warmth of the sun. Some of the beach locales are developed with hotels and restaurants to attract discriminating travelers, while others offer secluded primitive beaches for daytime picnics or small group camping. Here is the lowdown on some of the more popular...



10 Reasons To Visit Vietnam

There's a global recession on apparently - you may have read about it in the newspapers. Yet many surveys suggest holidays are the last thing people will cut back on. They may eat out less, take fewer short breaks, or not buy so many gadgets, but they will still travel, and this is why destinations that offer good value for money will survive the credit crunch. And right now there are few better-value destinations...



Natural Wonders

Can Gio Mangrove Forest 40km southeast of Ho Chi Minh City, lies the Can Gio Mangrove Forest, a beautiful wetland area and UNESCO biosphere reserve, a must-see site on any Vietnam luxury holiday, especially for eco-enthusiasts. Dominated by mangrove forest, this area is home to many rare plants, with over 150 botanical species found in the region. About 20,000ha of mangrove forest can be found here. Living within...



Walking On Street

Many people considering traveling to Vietnam are concerned about crossing the street in larger cities like Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. It seems as if there are no (observed) crosswalks; and pedestrians appear to be in great danger. It is of little consolation, but pedestrians only account for about 10 per cent of those killed in transportation accidents in Vietnam. By contrast, drivers and riders of motorbikes account...



When To Visit Vietnam

When to visit Vietnam is a very common question but not easy to answer if you do not live in Vietnam. Vietnam is divided into 3 main parts but it is known to many people that there are two main climate regions. The North covering a larger area from Ha Giang province to Hue city has harder climate conditions. The Summer in some provinces in the North is very hot due to effect of Laos wind, The Winter is prettily cold especially...



How To Enjoy The Best Of Hue

Hue airport is perfect for many travellers taking internal flights Alternatively, if you are travelling south and are coming from Hoi An, it is a three hour car trip either over the Hai Van Pass, or through the new Hai Van Tunnel to Hue. The road trip from Hoi An, will take you via Danang where famous China beach is popular with tourists. If you are visiting outside the rainy season you may want to spend time here. Our...



Cu Chi Tunnels

The Cu Chi Tunnels near Ho Chi Minh City are an incredible destination for war and history buffs. During the Vietnam War it was the major battleground between the U.S and Viet Cong. In the heart of the jungle, 200km of tunnels were well hidden from American soldiers. Originally built to protect the Vietnamese from French air strikes in the lat 1940's to 1950's, they were re-used during the 60's as a staging ground...



Vietnam - Hoi An

Hoi An If you fancy upgrading your wardrobe with shiny new threads, Hoi An is the place. Every other shop in this small, perfectly formed central Vietnamese town belongs to a tailor who will happily whip up a pair of slinky pyjamas or a silk kimono ('made-to-measure, Visa or Mastercard'). It will be made from the fruit of locally bred silkworms and, with luck, will fit perfectly and carry no size tag. This fashion...



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