Vietnam Destination Guide

Sam Son Beach - Thanh Hoa - Vietnam

Sam Son Travel Guide

Sam Son, 16 km from Thanh Hoa, originally was a holiday resort for French civil servants and officials. With comfortable weather and clear water, Sam Son nowadays is the most popular beach resort in the north, ideally for totally rest and relaxation. There are a lot of natural spots to visit in Sam Son such [...]

Like a stairway to the sky, a rice terrace in Sapa Vietnam

Sapa Travel Guide

Sapa lies on the side of Hoang Lien Son Mountains, 333 km northwest of Hanoi, close to Chinese border. This area has spectacular scenery, many natural sites and is home to diverse mountain tribe communities; especially, it is also the starting point for those who want to conquer the top of Fansipan Mountain, the highest [...]

Son La belongs to North-West Vietnam, shares border with Yen Bai, Lao Cai

Son La Travel Guide

Located 320km northwest of Hanoi, Son La makes a good stop for travelers doing the run between Hanoi and Dien Bien Phu. Eighty percent of the province’s natural area is covered with mountains. In this mountainous and forested region, the main population is minority groups such as the Black Thai, White Thai, Muong, Ma, H’mong, [...]

Cao Dai Temple, Tay Ninh, Vietnam

Tay Ninh Travel Guide

Tay Ninh is in the northwest of Saigon and serves as the headquarters of Caodaism, one of Vietnam’s most interesting indigenous religions. The area’s dominant geographic feature is Black Lady Mountain and the eastern border is formed by the Saigon River. The Vam Co River flows from Cambodia through the western part of the province. [...]

Thay Pagoda, alias Thien Phuc Tu Pagoda, was built in the 11th century

Thay Pagoda Travel Guide

Thay Pagoda is one of famous attractions in Ha Tay Province, 30km southwest of Hanoi. It is also known as Thien Phuc Pagoda dedicated to Thich Ca Budha, Sakyamuni and 18 arhats. Built in the 11th century during the reign of King Ly Nhan Tong, Thay Pagoda consists of three sections: the outer part for [...]

Vinh City is a separate municipality within Nghe An Province

Vinh Travel Guide

Vinh is located in the northern half of Vietnam, and is the capital of Nghe An Province. Vinh is an important transportation hub, having a key position on the route between the northern and southern parts of the country, and is also a notable port. What to do? Vinh City was once the site of [...]

Vinh Long, a town on the Co Chien River, part of the Mekong Delta

Vinh Long Travel Guide

Vinh Long is a medium sized town along the banks of the Mekong River, about midway between Mytho and Can Tho. It is the islands in the Mekong River make trips to Vinh Long beautiful. Most of the islands are given over to fruit orchards and the narrow canals are often straddled by flimsy-looking wooden [...]

Vung Tau City

Vung Tau Travel Guide

Vung Tau City is located in the south of Vietnam, and is situated at the tip of a small peninsula. It has traditionally been a significant port, particularly during Vietnam’s period of French rule. Today, the city’s importance as a shipping port has diminished, but it still plays a significant role in Vietnam’s offshore oil [...]

Whale Island - Nha Trang

Whale Island Travel Guide

Two hours North of Nha Trang, it is the Whale Island. Here visitors can completely relax and get away from hustle and bustle city life. Transparent water, coral and coconut trees underline the tropical exoticism, there a lovely and secluded Whale Island Resort with simple wooden beachfront bungalows and multiple water sports available for retreat. [...]