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Vietnam Travel Guide

6 reasons to travel to Vietnam

Vietnam, the 'Land of the Rising Dragon' is surprisingly diverse. Mountain treks, ildyllic beaches, green rice fields, burgeoning towns and warm people in leaf hats - you'll fall under its spell during your trip to Vietnam.

  • 1.
    Cultural heritage
  • 2.
    Enjoying daily life
  • 3.
    A motorbiking adventure
  • 4.
    Food too good to be true
  • 5.
    Neverending smiles
  • 6.
    Breathtaking countryside

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Is this the destination for you?

Culture shock, an awakening of the senses, absolute escapism, and varied and breathtaking landscapes await during a trip to Vietnam. A word of warning however to those who are searching for hidden paradises: Vietnam attracts a lot of tourists.

You should go if

  • If you want to experience culture shock and need to get away from it all
  • You'd love to cruise on the legendary River Mekong
  • You dream of sailing on Along Bay
  • You don't want to have to choose between the sea and the mountains
  • You want to rediscover the atmosphere of ancient Indochina
  • You're attracted by unique culinary experiences that can't be found anywhere else on the globe
  • You feel reassured by following established routes

You shouldn't go if

  • You hate mass tourism and dislike crowds
  • You're looking for a destination that's off the beaten track
  • You're disgusted by the idea of eating insects or dogs
  • You have less than three weeks to explore the country
  • You're looking to experience the authentic Asia

Culture and Discovery

On the Mekong from Can Tho

In this article, learn more about sailing days on the Mekong from the town of Can Tho.
David Debrincat26 March 2018
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Halong Bay, between sea and land

This article presents the different faces of Halong Bay, both inland and at sea.
David Debrincat26 March 2018
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Fall under the spell of Hoi An and the surrounding area

Hoi Aan is one of the most tourist-focused cities in Vietnam, and with good reason because, in addition to its listing as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the city has every...
Aurélie Chartier26 March 2018
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Sapa, its mountains, its markets

In this article you'll find the programme which awaits you when you come to Sapa.
David Debrincat26 March 2018
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An Binh

In this article you will learn about the fun to be had when going to An Binh, living in the sharing environment of the inhabitants.
David Debrincat26 March 2018
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On Perfume River

This article takes you on a journey along the Perfume River
David Debrincat26 March 2018
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