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Three agricultural shows to be held in HCM City

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

Agriculture Hub Vietnam is expected to attract around 420 exhibitors from 35 countries and territories (Photo dreamstime.com) HCM City (VNA) – Agriculture Hub Vietnam, the country’s largest exhibition in the agricultural sector and comprising three separate international exhibitions on livestock breeding, cultivation, and agricultural machinery and equipment, will be held in Ho Chi Minh City […]

“The Little King,” Le Petit Parisien: journal quotidien du soir, 25 October 1895

by timdolinghcmc@gmail.com @ HISTORIC VIETNAM

M. Rousseau, Governor-General of Indo-China, is on his way to France. We know that he was recently elected as a senator of Finistère. And since, on the eve of his departure from Tonkin, he went to visit the king of Annam in Hue, the rumour has circulated that this was a farewell visit, and that […]

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Chinese Consulate General releases Bali tourism guidebook for Chinese tourists  - The Nation

Chinese Consulate General releases Bali tourism guidebook for Chinese tourists - The Nation


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The Chinese Consulate General in Denpasar has launched a Bali tourism guidebook in a bid to support and ease access for Chinese citizens traveling to the island.

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A comprehensive budget travel guide to Vietnam with tips and advice on things to do, see, ways to save money, and cost information.

MEKONG RIVER DELTA – AN GIANG PROVINCE

by admin @ Vietnam Guide

Capital: Long Xuyen City Ethnic groups: Viet (Kinh), Khmer, Cham, Hoa Highlights: Temple of Lady Chua Xu, Sam Mountain, Tay An Pagoda TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Oc-Eo Remains Site Oc – Eo Remains Site is a famous place known to many people inside the country and overseas. It is a vast ancient vestige site of Funan Kingdom, ...

How to Get the Vietnam Tourism Safety?

How to Get the Vietnam Tourism Safety?


Travel Sense Asia

Vietnam is a friendly and safe place to travel. With a sprinkling of common sense, your trip should be smooth and trouble free. However, some tourists met some problems during the trip in Vietnam country. Today, we will give the essential information with a cool head and sensible planning for you to get the Vietnam …

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FLC postpones dividend payment due to HSX shutdown

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

A technical fault in the January 22 ATC order matching session put the entire HSX trading platform into a coma for 48 hours. This was the first time that the Vietnamese stock market was deactivated. As a result, FLC postponed the shareholder register for the dividend payment until February 8. The group also announced the […]

MEKONG RIVER DELTA – AN GIANG PROVINCE

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist Guidebook 4 – Vietnam Guide

Capital: Long Xuyen City Ethnic groups: Viet (Kinh), Khmer, Cham, Hoa Highlights: Temple of Lady Chua Xu, Sam Mountain, Tay An Pagoda TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Oc-Eo Remains Site Oc – Eo Remains Site is a famous place known to many people inside the country and overseas. It is a vast ancient vestige site of Funan Kingdom, ...

What To Expect From Trek Sapa Tour Within 2 Days?

by Cuong Nguyen @ Travel Sense Asia

As an old French Hill station in the past, Sapa is now a beautiful and peaceful town in Lao Cai Province, Northwest Vietnam. Close to the Chinese border, the town has its name reputable for its unique weather, breathtaking natural beauty, and the wide variety of hill-tribes locals (Red Dao, Tay, Hmong, Xa Pho, and […]

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Vietnam international visitor figures down for May

by robert @ Uncategorized – Talk Vietnam

According to data provided by the General Statistics Office, the number of international arrivals dropped significantly by 9% tallying in at 972,000 for May, the first month this year the numbers fell below one million. There were 1.2 million more inbound travellers this year through May versus the same period in 2016 for a cumulative […]

HANOI AND THE RED RIVER DELTA – HAI DUONG PROVINCE

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HAI DUONG PROVINCE Capital:   Hai Duong City Ethnic groups:   Viet (Kinh), San Diu, Hoa, Muong Highlights:  Con Son Site, Kiep Bac Temple, Kinh Chu An Phu Site TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Con Son Vestige Site Con Son Vestige Site is located in Cong Hoa Ward, Chi Linh Town, about 70km from Ha Noi, between the two mountain ranges of Phuong ...

European firms stay positive on Vietnam’s business climate

by robert @ Uncategorized – Talk Vietnam

The index hit 78, seven points below the fourth quarter of 2016, but this does not mean that businesses are under alert or will not continue to explore such a high-potential economy as Vietnam, said EuroCham Chairman Jens Ruebbert. The survey showed most businesses (90%) are either maintaining or increasing their investments in Vietnam, adding […]

HANOI AND THE RED RIVER DELTA – VINH PHUC PROVINCE

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VINH PHUC PROVINCE Capital: Vinh Yen City Ethnic groups: Viet (Kinh), San Diu, San Chay, Tay Highlights: Tam Dao, Huong Canh Pottery, Binh Son Tower TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Tam Dao Tourist Site Tam Dao is an ideal summer tourist site in the North, located 900m above sea-level, approx­imately 86km from Ha Noi. Tam Dao Mountains are 80km ...

PM Phuc arrives in New York

by robert @ Uncategorized – Talk Vietnam

He will attend a conference where he will meet local businesses, deliver a speech at the Global Heritage Fund, and meet representatives of the Vietnamese community in the US. Over the past years, the US has become one of the leading trade partners of Vietnam, with bilateral trade increasing by about 20 percent each year. […]

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No Vietnam Visa Required For Citizens Of Britain, Germany, France, Italy and Spain

by Chris Mitchell @ Travel Happy

From July 2015, you don’t need to apply for a visa to enter Vietnam if you’re a citizen from Britain, Germany, France, Italy and Spain Vietnam Embassy, Bangkok The Vietnamese government have announced a important change for Vietnam tourist visas – if you’re from Britain, Germany, France, Italy or Spain, you no longer need to […]

When Best to travel to Vietnam?

by Cuong Nguyen @ Travel Sense Asia

Decide when best to travel to Vietnam will give you some confuse because Vietnam is the tropical monsoon climate. That is the reason why you should choose the best time to visit each place in Vietnam, however, there are some months which is suitable for all parts of Vietnam. This article will show you the […]

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HANOI AND THE RED RIVER DELTA – HUNG YEN PROVINCE

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist Guidebook – Vietnam Guide

Capital:    Hung Yen City Ethnic groups:  Viet (Kinh), Tay, Nung, Hoa Highlights  Hien Street, Chu Dong Tu Temple TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Pho Hien (Hien Street) Many Vietnamese are familiar with the saying “One should first visit Thang Long, then Hien Street.” Pho Hien is located 60km from Ha Noi. To go there, take National Highway 5 to Pho ...

NORTH-WEST – SON LA PROVINCE

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist GuideBook 2 – Vietnam Guide

Capital:    Son La City Ethnic groups:        Thai, Viet (Kinh), H’Mong, Muong, Dao Highlights:               Son La Former Prison and Museum, Tham Tet Toong Cave, Moc Chau Plateau TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Son La Former Prison & Museum Located in the centre of Son La City, 328km from Ha Noi, Son La Provincial Museum was originally a penitentiary built ...

Peninsula Tokyo scholarship; charity film screening; new tourist guidebook | The Japan Times

Peninsula Tokyo scholarship; charity film screening; new tourist guidebook | The Japan Times


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ANNOUNCEMENTS Peninsula scholarship Ahead of the upcoming two-year anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake, The Peninsula Tokyo held a ceremony on J

Vietnam Travel Beyond The Guidebook | Jessie on a Journey

Vietnam Travel Beyond The Guidebook | Jessie on a Journey


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This Vietnam travel guide is geared toward backpackers, solo travelers, culture-enthusiasts and those looking to go beyond the guidebook.

HANOI AND THE RED RIVER DELTA – PHU THO PROVINCE

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist Guidebook – Vietnam Guide

PHU THO PROVINCE Capital:    Viet Tri City Ethnic groups: Viet (Kinh), Muong, Dao, San Chay Highlights: Complex of Hung Temple, Xuan Son National Park TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Complex of Hung Temple (Den Hung) Complex of Hung Temple is located in Viet Tri City, approximately 95km from Ha Noi. This group of remains is tied to the ...

NORTH-WEST – LAI CHAU PROVINCE

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist GuideBook 2 – Vietnam Guide

LAI CHAU PROVINCE Capital: Lai Chau City Ethnic groups: Thai, H’Mong, Viet (Kinh), Dao, Giay Tien Highlights: Son Cave, Tam Duong, Sin Ho Village TOURIST ATTRACTIONS Sin Ho Village Sin Ho is a mountainous vil­lage in Lai Chau Province, where various ethnic groups are living together. The vil­lage is a 38km climb on road oft ...

Vietnam finish as runners-up at AFC U23 Championship

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

Inspired by two miraculous victories over Iraq (in the quarterfinals) and Qatar (in the semifinals), Vietnam U23 had been expected to continue creating the biggest miracle of this year’s tournament in their decisive match against Uzbekistan. However, substitute Andrey Sidorov’s goal in the final minute of extra-time deterred Park Hang-seo’s side from taking the top […]

Travel Sense Asia in AEC Tourism Promotion Trade in Myanmar

by Cuong Nguyen @ Travel Sense Asia

From Jan 16 – Jan 19 2018, Travel Sense Asia attended successfully the Travel Mart AEC in Myanmar. With the trend of traveling all over the world, Travel Sense Asia is one of the leading companies finding and serving the customers from Asia. As in previous years, global tourism continued to experience steady growth in 2016. […]

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Vietnam Tourist guidebook the 7th edition has been published

Vietnam Tourist guidebook the 7th edition has been published


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Wonderful family trip to Vietnam

by Cuong Nguyen @ Travel Sense Asia

It is likely that building a strong family bond and exploring new lands will be two of the most popular resolutions in 2018, as strengthening the family relationship and discovering new cultures will significantly change the life of each person. So, obviously, a wonderful family trip to Vietnam will be a stone killing two birds […]

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“Saigon Life,” from Société de géographie de Lille, January 1883

by timdolinghcmc@gmail.com @ HISTORIC VIETNAM

Life in Saigon changes little from day to day. Indeed, it will be much the same tomorrow as it was today and yesterday. The days when the Messageries Maritimes courrier vessel arrives from France are without doubt the most interesting days for everyone in this town. The arrival of the courrier vessel within sight of […]

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Massenet Première in Saïgon, 1900

by timdolinghcmc@gmail.com @ HISTORIC VIETNAM

From Le Ménestrel, journal de musique, 30 December 1900. A first in Saigon!  The new Saigon Theatre, a marvel of architecture inaugurated earlier this year, recently presented the première of La Navarraise, the poignant lyrical drama by Jules Massenet. Great success! Our brave soldiers, just returned from the campaign in China, were thus able to experience a […]

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NORTH-WEST – LAI CHAU PROVINCE 2

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist GuideBook 2 – Vietnam Guide

Ham Rong Tourist Site Ham Rong Mountain is an attractive tourist area in the cen­tre of Sa Pa Town. Legend has it that in the distance past, all animals lived together in a chaotic environment. One day, Jade Emperor gave an order that every species of animal had to find for themselves an area to live. ...

The first public motor vehicle in Indochina, 1901

by timdolinghcmc@gmail.com @ HISTORIC VIETNAM

Published in La Dépêche coloniale illustrée, 15 April 1907 We publish here a photograph depicting the first public motor vehicle in Indochina, which was put into circulation here in Saigon in 1901 by a motor transport company whose engineer and director was M. V. Ippolito. The latter, now the agent-général of Établissements Peugeot in Indochina, […]

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Vietnam wants closer defence training cooperation with India

by robert @ Uncategorized – Talk Vietnam

Senior Lieutenant General Pham Ngoc Minh, Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the VPA, made the affirmation at a reception in Hanoi on May 29 for Major General Anil Dere, who is leading a delegation from the Indian National Defence University to Vietnam. Cooperation in personnel training is one of the ways to promote […]

FAR NORTH-EAST – TUYEN QUANG PROVINCE

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist GuideBook 2 – Vietnam Guide

TUYEN QUANG PROVINCE Capital:  Tuyen Quang City Ethnic groups:  Viet (Kinh), Tay, Dao, San Chay Highlights:  Tan Trao Historical Site, My Lam Hot Spring tourist attractions          Tan Trao Historical Site Tan Trao is a small valley lying between moutain and jungles in Son Duong District, 40km from Tuyen Quang city and 200km from Ha Noi. It was used ...

MEKONG RIVER DELTA – CA MAU PROVINCE

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist Guidebook 4 – Vietnam Guide

Capital: Ca Mau City Ethnic groups: Viet (Kinh), Khmer, Hoa, Tay Highlights: Ngoc Hien Bird Sanctuary, Mui Ca Mau National Park TOURIST ATTRACTIONS Hong Anh Historical Site This site is located at 41 Pham Van Ky Street, Ward 2, Ca Mau City. In 1928, it was the base of a branch of Viet Nam Revolutionary Youth in Ca ...

Vietnam 1-2 Uzbekistan: Vietnam comes second at Asian U23 Championship

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

Vietnam finished second in the AFC U23 final against Uzbekistan after the latter scored in the last minute of extra time, brining the score to 1-2. In addition to silver medals, the Vietnamese team also received the Fair Play Award for its performance throughout the competition, which took place in China. It is the first […]

Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue begins Portugal visit

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue. (Photo: VNA) Hano​i (VNA) – Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue began his working visit to Portugal on January 26, where he met with President of the Portuguese National Assembly Eduardo Ferro Rodrigues. At the meeting, the two officials spoke highly of the positive development of the partnership […]

Free Vietnam Guidebook - Travel Happy

Free Vietnam Guidebook - Travel Happy


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Robert Reid is a long time Lonely Planet writer who has published a complete guide to Vietnam for free on the Web. If you're heading to Hanoi or Ho Chi Min

Practical guidebook for your first Vietnam visit - travelseewrite

Practical guidebook for your first Vietnam visit - travelseewrite


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Maiden trips to unknown places can be daunting. Here is my personally curated practical Guidebook for your first Vietnam visit

MEKONG RIVER DELTA – CA MAU PROVINCE

by admin @ Vietnam Guide

Capital: Ca Mau City Ethnic groups: Viet (Kinh), Khmer, Hoa, Tay Highlights: Ngoc Hien Bird Sanctuary, Mui Ca Mau National Park TOURIST ATTRACTIONS Hong Anh Historical Site This site is located at 41 Pham Van Ky Street, Ward 2, Ca Mau City. In 1928, it was the base of a branch of Viet Nam Revolutionary Youth in Ca ...

ROK province sets up representative office in Vietnam

by robert @ Uncategorized – Talk Vietnam

It is not an organization that is legally allowed to do business or generate earnings. For these purposes, the Province would need to open a cooperation, joint stock company or establish a joint venture. The Gyeongbuk region is home to 5.5 million people and over 13% of the nation’s manufacturers including global conglomerates Samsung, LG, […]

NORTH-WEST – LAI CHAU PROVINCE 4

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist GuideBook 2 – Vietnam Guide

BAC HA Located around 70km northeast of Lao Cai City, the mountainous district of Bac Ha boasts a high potential for tourism. Starting from Lao Cai City, visitors will travel on high­way 70 for about 39km, taking a left turn to continue the trip for another 24km on provin­cial road 153 before reaching Bac Ha ...

Cu Chi – the Best Place for Ho Chi Minh Tunnels Tour

by Cuong Nguyen @ Travel Sense Asia

If you take a Ho Chi Minh tunnels tour, the must-going place is Cu Chi tunnel – one of the greatest works constructed by the Vietnamese. Cu Chi tunnel system serves as the living and hiding place for the Vietnamese soldiers during the wars. Visitors reaching there can not only experience the great tunnels but […]

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MEKONG RIVER DELTA – BAC LIEU PROVINCE

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Capital:  Bac Lieu City Ethnic groups: Viet (Kinh), Khmer, Hoa, Cham Highlights:  Bac Lieu Bird Reserve, Western Villas in Bac Lieu TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Vinh Hung Ancient Tower The tower is situated in Vinh Hung A Commune, Vinh Loi District, 20km from Bac Lieu City. The tower is the only structure in style of Angkor of Khmer people ...

MEKONG RIVER DELTA – KIEN GIANG PROVINCE

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist Guidebook 4 – Vietnam Guide

Rach Gia City Viet (Kinh), Khmer, Hoa Cham Dong Ho, Thach Dong, Phu Quoc Island TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Ha Tien Landscape Ha Tien is a seaside tourist area which offers several beautiful and interesting sites to dis­cover, including Thach Dong Temple, Mac Cuu Temple, and Dong Ho, also called East Lake, but which is actually a ...

NORTH-WEST – YEN BAI PROVINCE

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YEN BAI PROVINCE Capital: Yen Bai City Ethnic groups: Viet (Kinh), Tay, Dao, H’Mong Highlights: Thac Ba Lake, Dong Cuong Temple, Terraced rice fields in Mu Cang Chai TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Thac Ba Lake Thac Ba is an artificial lake of Yen Bai Province. With the area of 23,400 ha, the lake includes 1,331 hill-islands, a varied vegeta­tion cover ...

NORTH-WEST – HOA BINH PROVINCE

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist GuideBook 2 – Vietnam Guide

North-West (Tay Bac) offers some of the country’s most spectacular scenery. It includes the Hoang Lien Son Mountains, Fansipan- the highest peak in Viet Nam, Son La and Moc Chau highlands, as well as the pasture areas where milk cows are bred. A tea factory was also built in this region. The Pu Den Dinh ...

“Assassination of a King: Details of the Latest Annamite Intrigues” from Le Matin, 4 August 1883

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Kien-Phuc, nephew of Tu-Duc – The assassination of his predecessor – A palace revolution – Causes of our Expedition – The role of M. de Champeaux – The poisoning of Hiep-Hoa We know by dispatch of the death of the king of Annam, Kien-Phuc, who was aged just seventeen. Who was this sovereign? How had […]

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What to See in North Vietnam?

by Cuong Nguyen @ Travel Sense Asia

Thanks to the perfect geographical location, Vietnam has inherited many wonderful landscapes from Mother Nature and absorbed the essence of neighboring cultures. This makes people wonder what to see in North Vietnam. Because I have spent almost all of my life here, I can confidently say that I know this area inside out. My friends […]

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NORTH-WEST – DIEN BIEN PROVINCE

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist GuideBook 2 – Vietnam Guide

DIEN BIEN PROVINCE Capital: Dien Bien Phu City Ethnic groups:  Thai, H’Mong, Viet (Kinh), Dao, Giay Highlights: Dien Bien Phu, Tham Pua Cave, Pa Khoang Reservoir TOURIST ATTRACTIONS Dien Bien Phu Vestiges Dien Bien Phu, over 474km northwest of Ha Noi, is situated in the Muong Thanh plains and surrounded by high mountains. Dien Bien ...

Where to Stay in Sapa Vietnam?

by Cuong Nguyen @ Travel Sense Asia

Before visiting Sapa, you should find where to stay in Sapa, Vietnam in order to choose the best accommodation for your trip. There are some types of accommodations in Sapa like Hotel, Resort, homestay, so it is easy to match your demand. Sapa is the small town in North Vietnam. In 1922, the French settled […]

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On the ‘white culture critic’ syndrome in Vietnam

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

Editor’s note: Bao Huynh, a non-native teacher of English based in Ho Chi Minh City, shares his thoughts after a U.S. citizen residing in Hanoi was summoned by Vietnam’s online information watchdog over his offensive remarks on Facebook about a late Vietnamese war hero. The views and opinions expressed below are those of the author […]

Qatar took bronze at AFC U23 Championship in China

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

Qatar takes the bronze medal at the 2018 A​FC U23 Championship after beating the Republic of Korea in a 90-minute playoff in China. (Photo: the-afc.com) Qatar and the RoK put up their last effort to play a good game today as they shared the same desire to overcome the disappointment of getting defeated by Vietnam […]

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Vietnam Tourist guidebook     Helping tourists have a better look and correct information about traveling to Vietnam, Vietnam National Administration of Tourism has published the 10th edition... Read More »

HANOI AND THE RED RIVER DELTA – PHU THO PROVINCE 2

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Xuan Son National Park Xuan Son National Park was established on February, 2002. It is located in Xuan Son Commune, Thanh Son District, over 80km from Viet Tri City and 160km from Ha Noi. The park covers an area of 15,048ha includ­ing 11,000ha of natural forests, 1,396ha of limestone-mountain forests. There are many original biotopes, ...

NORTH-WEST – HOA BINH PROVINCE 2

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Kim Boi Hot Spring Tourist Site From Ha Noi, following National Highway No 6 about 34km to Luong Son Town, continue 1km then turning left and going ahead about 30km, visitors reach Kim Boi hot spring tourist site. Covering 7ha area, tourist site belongs to Mo Da Village, Ha Bi Commune, Kim Boi District. The ...

NORTH-WEST – LAI CHAU PROVINCE 3

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist GuideBook 2 – Vietnam Guide

Ta Phin Village Ta Phin Village is located in Ta Phin Commune, Sa Pa District, about 12km north­east of Sa Pa Town. The village is surrounded by mountains and owns spectacular rice ter­races. The best time to visit Ta Phin is in late afternoon when tourists can enjoy amazing view of sunset over the village ...

“Monsieur Doumer, his Emperor and his King,” Figaro (Paris), 21 January 1898

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The King of Cambodia, H M Norodom I, and the Emperor of Annam, H M Thanh-Thai, have just paid a visit to the Governor-General in Saigon. The stay of the old Khmer sovereign and the young Annamite emperor in the old capital of French Indo-China took place on the occasion of splendid week-long celebrations. Celebrations […]

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MEKONG RIVER DELTA – TRA VINH PROVINCE

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist Guidebook 4 – Vietnam Guide

Capital: Tra Vinh City Ethnic groups:  Viet (Kinh), Khmer, Hoa, Tay Highlights:  Ba Om Pond, Ang Pagoda, Ba Dong Beach TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Ba Om Pond One of the most prominent sites in Tra Vinh is the rectangular Ba Om Pond, which is situated in Group 3, Ward 8, 7km southwest of Tra Vinh City. The tranquil ...

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No Indonesia Visa Required For Citizens Of 45 Countries

by Chris Mitchell @ Travel Happy

The Indonesian Government recently announced citizens of forty five countries no longer need a tourist visa to enter Indonesia. Indonesia Immigration Stamp How Does Visa Free Entry To Indonesia Work? If you are a citizen of one of the countries listed below, arrive at one of the entry points below and proceed to Passport Control. […]

​Free tourist guidebook launched in Ho Chi Minh City - Tuoi Tre News

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MEKONG RIVER DELTA – KIEN GIANG PROVINCE 2

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist Guidebook 4 – Vietnam Guide

Phu Quoc Island & National Park Located in the Gulf of Thailand, 45km from Ha Tien, 120km from Rach Gia by sea, Phu Quoc is an island district of Kien Giang Province. This island is the largest one in Viet Nam, covering a natural area of 593km2, with a length of 50km, of which the ...

How to get the awesome places to visit in North Vietnam

by Cuong Nguyen @ Travel Sense Asia

Welcome to Northern Vietnam, we are confident to give you the best trip when coming here. You have just spent 3 days to experience in the famous destinations in Hanoi and Sapa. The north of Vietnam is so great because it offers wonderful opportunities to meet the strange folk in the peak of mountains as […]

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HANOI AND THE RED RIVER DELTA – BAC GIANG PROVINCE

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Capital:    Bac Giang City Ethnic groups: Viet (Kinh), Nung, Tay, San Chay, San Diu, Hoa Highlights: Cam Son Lake, Vinh Nghiem Pagoda,Tho Ha Communal House TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Cam Son Lake Cam Son Lake is situated in Luc Ngan District, bordering Lang Son. Ordinarily, the lake covers 2,600ha, but during the rainy season it occupies 3,000ha. ...

MEKONG RIVER DELTA – AN GIANG PROVINCE 2

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist Guidebook 4 – Vietnam Guide

Tay An Pagoda In harmony with the natural landscape, the pagoda was constructed according to Hindu architectural style in 1847. The main gate is of traditional Vietnamese design, and there are statues of a black and a white elephant in front. There are tombs of monks in the area surrounding the pagoda. President Ton Duc ...

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Travel Guidebook Reviews: The Best Travel Guide Series for Women


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Have an epic trip to Vietnam with our FREE Vietnam Travel Guide. Download your copy now for top tips on food, experiences, transport and culture in Vietnam.

Vietnam’s aquatic product exports hit US$2.8 billion

by robert @ Uncategorized – Talk Vietnam

The US, Japan, China and the Republic of Korea were leading importers of Vietnamese aquatic products, which accounted for 53.5% of the country’s export value. Also in May, Vietnam imported US$87 million worth of aquatic products, raising the five-month figure to US$508 million, up 28% year on year. According to the ministry, processing enterprises have […]

Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos issue tourism guidebook

Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos issue tourism guidebook


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Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia are to issue a joint tourism guidebook promoting their famous landscapes, tourist hot spots and cultural attractions.

Vietnam Travel Guide - Everything You Need to Know About Vietnam

Vietnam Travel Guide - Everything You Need to Know About Vietnam


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Vietnam is one of Southeast Asia’s most beautiful countries, attracting travellers to its lush mountains, bustling cities and golden sand beaches. Despite rapid modernisation in Vietnam’s urban centres of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh, time-honoured traditions remain intact amongst the locals. There are numerous ancient landmarks

Vietnam asks Indonesia to reconsider destroying illegal fishing boats

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

Vietnam’s Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said he hoped Indonesia would reconsider its policy of destroying foreign boats caught fishing illegally at a meeting with Indonesian President Joko Widodo in India on Friday. The controversial policy, which has been enforced since Widodo became president in 2014, is part of Indonesia’s robust attempts to tackle the […]

MEKONG RIVER DELTA – TRA VINH PROVINCE

by admin @ Vietnam Guide

Capital: Tra Vinh City Ethnic groups:  Viet (Kinh), Khmer, Hoa, Tay Highlights:  Ba Om Pond, Ang Pagoda, Ba Dong Beach TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Ba Om Pond One of the most prominent sites in Tra Vinh is the rectangular Ba Om Pond, which is situated in Group 3, Ward 8, 7km southwest of Tra Vinh City. The tranquil ...

MEKONG RIVER DELTA – AN GIANG PROVINCE 2

by admin @ Vietnam Guide

Tay An Pagoda In harmony with the natural landscape, the pagoda was constructed according to Hindu architectural style in 1847. The main gate is of traditional Vietnamese design, and there are statues of a black and a white elephant in front. There are tombs of monks in the area surrounding the pagoda. President Ton Duc ...

Vietnam comes second in U23 Asian Cup after losing 1-2 to Uzbekistan

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

Vietnam finished second in the AFC U23 final against Uzbekistan after the latter scored in the last minute of extra time, brining the score to 1-2. In addition to silver medals, the Vietnamese team also received the Fair Play Award for its performance throughout the competition, which took place in China. It is the first […]

“The Court of Annam modernises,” Les Annales coloniales: organe de la “France coloniale modern,” 14 December 1912

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Packed with the usual colonial arrogance and assumptions of western superiority, this short 1912 article by Henri Cosnier sheds interesting light on French Governor General Paul Doumer’s policy towards the royal court in Huế The powerful breath of modernism carries off, one after the other, the sumptuous traditions of the court of Hue. The republican […]

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MEKONG RIVER DELTA – KIEN GIANG PROVINCE 2

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Phu Quoc Island & National Park Located in the Gulf of Thailand, 45km from Ha Tien, 120km from Rach Gia by sea, Phu Quoc is an island district of Kien Giang Province. This island is the largest one in Viet Nam, covering a natural area of 593km2, with a length of 50km, of which the ...

MEKONG RIVER DELTA – BAC LIEU PROVINCE

by admin @ Vietnam Tourist Guidebook 4 – Vietnam Guide

Capital:  Bac Lieu City Ethnic groups: Viet (Kinh), Khmer, Hoa, Cham Highlights:  Bac Lieu Bird Reserve, Western Villas in Bac Lieu TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Vinh Hung Ancient Tower The tower is situated in Vinh Hung A Commune, Vinh Loi District, 20km from Bac Lieu City. The tower is the only structure in style of Angkor of Khmer people ...

Vietnam comes second at AFC U23 Championship

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

Nguyen Quang Hai (R) celebrates his goal in the first haft of the match (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam became the runner-up at the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U23 Championship after losing 1-2 to Uzbekistan in the final in Changzhou, China, on January 27. Andrey Sidorov scored the second goal for Uzbekistan in the […]

“Excursion to Hue: Court, Palace and Tombs,” published for the Hanoï Exposition, 1902

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Marred by the usual colonial condescension and obvious ignorance of Vietnamese art and architecture, this French article of 1902 is published here in translation only for its interesting historic references and intriguing images Indo-China has experienced a definitive rise under the impetus of a very talented governor, Paul Doumer. The visitor to the Exposition in […]

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Ho Chi Minh City and around Guide | Vietnam Travel

Ho Chi Minh City and around Guide | Vietnam Travel


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Ho Chi Minh City – or Thanh Pho Ho Chi Minh, to give it its full Vietnamese title – is Vietnam’s centre of commerce and the country’s biggest city...

Price Comparison Vietnam Tourist Guidebook Uy tín nhất

Price Comparison Vietnam Tourist Guidebook Uy tín nhất


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Price Comparison Uy tín nhất Số trang576. Trọng lượng vận chuyển580 gr So sánh giá ở Lazada, Tiki, Adayroi Ngày xuất bảntháng 12/2016. SKU95015Loại bìaBìa mềm. Kích thước14 x 20.5cm. Thông Tin Chi TiếtCông ty phát hànhNhà Sách Phương NamNhà xuất bản Price Comparison...

Guide For New Visitors On Where To Go Myanmar

by Cuong Nguyen @ Travel Sense Asia

Wonder where to go Myanmar for the most meaningful memories? The following is our 7-day travel itinerary on the top-ranked destinations in the country you can have a chance to visit all. Also called the Golden Land, Myanmar is a spectacular country which is still relatively untouched by tourism. Thanks to thousands of iconic sights […]

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MEKONG RIVER DELTA – KIEN GIANG PROVINCE

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Rach Gia City Viet (Kinh), Khmer, Hoa Cham Dong Ho, Thach Dong, Phu Quoc Island TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Ha Tien Landscape Ha Tien is a seaside tourist area which offers several beautiful and interesting sites to dis­cover, including Thach Dong Temple, Mac Cuu Temple, and Dong Ho, also called East Lake, but which is actually a ...

HANOI AND THE RED RIVER DELTA – VINH PHUC PROVINCE 2

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Truc Lam Tay Thien Zen Monastery Truc Lam Tay Thien Zen Monastery is consid­ered to be one of the most impressive and peaceful monasteries in Viet Nam. This Zen sanctuary is located in Dai Dinh Commune, Tam Dao District, on Tay Thien Mountain, which belongs to the Tam Dao Mountain Range. Built in 2005 on the ...

Emperor Khai Dinh in France: A Victory for French Cuisine, Le Monde illustré 8 July 1922

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Our host, His Majesty Khaï-Dinh, Emperor of Annam, has on several occasions shown himself to be an Asian sovereign who knows how to appreciate European customs. At the time of his reception at the Hôtel de Ville, when he was obliged to sign the registers of honour, the Emperor, before taking his calligraphy brush as […]

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MEKONG RIVER DELTA – SOC TRANG PROVINCE

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Capital: Soc Trang City Ethnic groups:  Viet (Kinh), Khmer, Hoa, Cham Highlights:  Doi Pagoda, My Phuoc Islet, Khleang Pagoda TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Khleang Pagoda Khleang Pagoda, one of the most ancient pagodas in Soc Trang, features an archi­tectural style sim­ilar to the pago­das of Cambodia. It is situated at 71 Mau Than Road, Group 5, Ward 6, Soc Trang ...

Saigon-Cho Lon in Madrolle’s Tourist Guidebook of 1913 - HISTORIC VIETNAM

Saigon-Cho Lon in Madrolle’s Tourist Guidebook of 1913 - HISTORIC VIETNAM


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French travel writer Claudius Madrolle (b 1870) was a Far East specialist and his guidebook Vers Angkor. Saïgon. Phnom-penh (Towards Angkor. Saigon. Phnom Penh (Hachette, 1913) became a best-seller. Here is his chapter on Saigon and Cholon. Travelling to Saigon All steamships travelling to Saigon stop at Cap Saint-Jacques. From here you can telegraph to …

Vietnam comes second at U23 Asian Cup after losing 1-2 to Uzbekistan

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

VIETNAM 1-2 UZBEKISTAN UZB – Header by defender Rustamjon Ashurmatov, 8′  VIE – Free kick by Nguyen Quang Hai, 41′ UZB – Andrey Sidorov, 120′, following a corner Vietnam Team Stats Uzbekistan 8 Shots 20 3 Shots on target 9 31% Possession 69% 2 Corners 12 12 Fouls 26 2 Yellow cards 3 0 Red cards 0 […]

HANOI AND THE RED RIVER DELTA – NINH BINH PROVINCE 6

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But Thap Pagoda But Thap Pagoda is located west of But Thap Village, in Dinh To Commune, Thuan Thanh District. But Thap Pagoda is one of the most famous pagodas in Viet Nam. Inside, there are various valuable ancient objects and stat­ues, which are considered to be Vietnamese masterpieces of 17th century wood carving. Among ...

Vietnam does excellent job as coodinator for ASEAN-India ties: Deputy FM

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Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung.  He said that since Vietnam took over the role of coordinator for ASEAN-India relations in 2015, bilateral political ties have unceasingly been strengthened through dialogue and cooperative mechanisms at all levels.   “Vietnam has made tremendous contributions to maintaining high-level dialogue mechanisms. Half of the ASEAN-India action plan for 2016-2020 […]

Vietnam comes second in U23 Asian Cup after losing 1-2 to Uzbekistan

by robert @ Talk Vietnam

VIETNAM 1-2 UZBEKISTAN UZB – Header by defender Rustamjon Ashurmatov, 8′  VIE – Free kick by Nguyen Quang Hai, 41′ UZB – Andrey Sidorov, 120′, following a corner Vietnam Team Stats Uzbekistan 8 Shots 20 3 Shots on target 9 31% Possession 69% 2 Corners 12 12 Fouls 26 2 Yellow cards 3 0 Red cards 0 […]

The Emperor of Annam – The Investiture Ceremony at the Court of Hue, from Saïgon Républicain, 6 March 1889

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It was in the prison where he had been confined since the death of Phan-Dinh-Binh that they found the new king, designated as heir by the Grand Dowager Empress, the Court and the Co-Mat, and conducted him to the palace. The induction ceremony took place on 31 January. It was a marvellous spectacle; more than […]

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MEKONG RIVER DELTA – SOC TRANG PROVINCE

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Capital: Soc Trang City Ethnic groups:  Viet (Kinh), Khmer, Hoa, Cham Highlights:  Doi Pagoda, My Phuoc Islet, Khleang Pagoda TOURIST ATTRACTIONS     Khleang Pagoda Khleang Pagoda, one of the most ancient pagodas in Soc Trang, features an archi­tectural style sim­ilar to the pago­das of Cambodia. It is situated at 71 Mau Than Road, Group 5, Ward 6, Soc Trang ...

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