Introducing delicious Vietnamese cuisine

Introducing delicious Vietnamese cuisine

Vietnamese dishes are certainly not as widely known outside the country as, say, Chinese or Indian delicacies. But here's what you should know about the local food before visiting Vietnam – it is absolutely delicious. Pho (Noodles) The staple diet amongst Vietnamese people is Pho – spicy and hot n...
Mouth-watering restaurants in Hanoi

Mouth-watering restaurants in Hanoi

A sizeable proportion of first-time Vietnam visitors have never tasted Vietnamese cuisine before. If you fall into that category then rest assured, you are in for a range of tasty treats. The capital city, Hanoi, boasts a diverse range of restaurants that will provide fantastic examples of the local...
Places you must visit in Vietnam: Halong Bay

Places you must visit in Vietnam: Halong Bay

Vietnam is positively overflowing with visitor attractions, appealing to families, couples and travellers. Many people are drawn here because, as the world's 13th most populous nation, Vietnam is vibrant and exciting, its cities bustling with activities and tourist hotspots. Others prefer the idea o...
Recommended nightlife in Vietnam

Recommended nightlife in Vietnam

Vsitors are drawn to Vietnam for its irresistible blend of traditional and contemporary attractions. While your days may well spent sightseeing in pagodas, lively street markets, or scenic countryside, nighttime introduces a whole new atmosphere. If you are arriving from the West, one thing you are...
Sightseeing along the Mekong River

Sightseeing along the Mekong River

The mighty Mekong, flowing for over 4,000 kilometres through China, Burma, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam, is the world's twelfth longest river. This river has witnessed thousands of years of history unfolding on its banks, as well as boasting an incredibly diverse natural history. For visitor...
Traveling to Vietnam – top manners

Traveling to Vietnam – top manners

Just like visiting any country, Vietnam has its own unique list of things you should do, and things you shouldn't. The first thing to note is that this vibrant and beautiful country has longstanding cultural traditions. But with a modicum of pre-planning you can ensure a safe and enjoyable stay. So...
Vietnam Museums

Vietnam Museums

Vietnam has an incredibly rich history, stretching back thousands of years (evidence of human habitation have been found in caves in the north of the country dating to around 500,000 BC). The nation's unfolding story has seen frequent struggles against oppressors (Chinese, French), as well as the Vi...