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Cycling Mekong Delta Vietnam to Cambodia |CanTho ChauDoc HaTien 4 Days

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

Cycling Mekong Delta Vietnam to Cambodia | CanTho ChauDoc HaTien 4 Days Tour Code: SBL9B Day1: Sai Gon to Cai Be, Vinh Long and to Can Tho (Lunch, dinner) 8.00 am our shuttle will take you out of town on an approx. 2hrs drive to Cai Lay where you collect your bicycles and enjoy a…

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Discover Impressive Ban Gioc Waterfall and Its Festival in Cao Bang

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Cao Bang Province is blessed with Vietnam’s widest waterfall named Ban Gioc – the must-see highlight in the northern areas. The waterfall is mesmerizing and mighty while the ethnic culture of Tay makes it the ideal ground for the cultural festival. For any travel to Cao Bang, everybody is recommended to see this magnificent ecotourism […]

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What is The Difference Between Private Tours and SIC (Sit in Coach) Tours?

by Stephen @ Vietnam Tour

A typical Vietnam (Cambodia, Laos or Myanmar) private tours are fully escorted tour packages, which means in each city or each area (North, Center, South of Vietnam). In Indochina countries [...]

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Vietnam & Cambodia, June 2015

Vietnam & Cambodia, June 2015


Pixelchrome Photography Tours – Sharing the World One Country at a Time

The following are a selection of images taken on the Pixelchrome/International Photo Tours trip to Vietnam & Cambodia.  Please  register to be on the newsletter  to get information as soon as...

Travel like the First Lady: Tips for Touring China

by admin @ smarTours

In just a few days, the first lady – or, shall we say, first ladies – will depart on a week-long excursion to China. Michele Obama will be taking her daughters, Malia and Sasha, as well as her mother, to Beijing, Xi’an, and Chengdu to learn about the country’s standards and methodologies for education. POTUS […]

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Saigon food tour: Private evening get-around

by VCP @ VietnamCheapPackages.com

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Price: $ 46/person
Saigon or Ho Chi Minh city the most busy city of Vietnam has lots of things to offer. Food is delectable, and this evening food tour offers not only food but local lifestyle. Enjoy a fruitful ice-cream in Bach Dang shop since 1940s after a walk on Nguyen Hue central walking street and take ...

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Discover: Fukuoka

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A bullet train ride on the Hakata-Minami Line in Fukuoka, Japan costs just ¥290 (under US$3). Alas, the end-to-end trip lasts just ten minutes.

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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Ha Long Tour (starting from Cai Lan Port Ha Long)

by Admin ITS @ Vietnam Travel agent | Vietnam Tour Operator | Indochina Tour operator

Tour Code: HAL Duration: 5 hours Detail Itinerary The tour commences with a scenic drive from Cai Lan – which is about 10km from Ha Long Bay – to the junk pier in Ha Long city, then you will board a junk and begin the cruise tour in the bay. There will be a stop in

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Rock climbing contest to be held in Phong Nha-Ke Bang

by Trinh Thi Ha @ Green Discovery Indochina

QUANG BINH (VNS) — Viet Nam’s first top-rope climbing competition will be organised in the world heritage site of Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in Quang Binh Province from August 5 to 20 as part of the Cave Festival. The Phong Nha-Ke Bang Tourism Centre has built a 30 metre, partially-artificial cliff at the gate […]

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Top Dos And Don’ts Things When Traveling In Vietnam

by Vũ Ngọc Tỉnh @ Vietnam Tour

Vietnam is a friendly and safe country with full of wonderful landscapes and interesting adventures for foreign travellers...

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Finding the right Hotel Stays

by Andrew Jackons @ Amazing Tours Peru

Whether it’s honeymoon / family trip / business travel, locating a good hotel is an extremely complicated one for many people. Hotel isn’t just a spot for stay, but in addition to that. If you discover the right hotel for the stay, you may enjoy the holiday much better than that which you expected. Locating ...

Therapy Pool Makes a Big Splash

by becky @ Vietnam Friendship Village Project USA

This post is adapted from an original news story written by Friendship Village Physiotherapist Phan Van Thien. Since opening its doors on March 18, 1998, the Vietnam Friendship Village (VFV) has stood as a living symbol of international friendship and solidarity. International support continues to make good things happen at the Friendship Village. Thanks to […]

Mekong River Cruise and Homestay in CanTho

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

Mekong river cruise and homestay in Cantho 2 days, a wonderful and relaxing way to see the river life and tropical gardens in mekong delta Vietnam. A lengthy cruise ~ 45km through islands and branches of Mekong river, we cruise down narrow waterways to remote villages. Tour Code: SBL6B Day 1: Sai Gon to Cai Be…

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

by timdolinghcmc@gmail.com @ HISTORIC VIETNAM

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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Veterans Day Donation

by Stephen Abatiell @ Vietnam Friendship Village Project USA

On this Veterans Day I would like to thank all Veterans for their service, and especially my father Peter Abatiell, Specialist 4 with the US Army’s 1st Calvary Division, 1970-1972. In June of 1969 President Richard Nixon, as part of his “Vietnamization” policy, ordered a stand-down of troops in Vietnam for withdrawal.  The reduction of […]

Top Churches in Vietnam for Meaningful Christmas Eve

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Vietnam has several top churches for foreigners and locals to celebrate Merry Christmas. Christmas is the ideal time for the Christians to show off their great faith in their God and for the non-Christians to gather and memorize the last moments at the end of the year. Although this event has not been traditionally celebrated […]

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Trip Zilla Magazine: 10 CRAZY THINGS THAT EVERY TRAVELLER SHOULD DO IN VIETNAM

by Ashley Beiser @ vbh – Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

Written by Shannon Ullman Posted on June 17, 2015 Vietnam is a crazy place. Between the traffic and the bustling city populations, just strolling down the street can be an insane experience. However, you can take it to the next level by … Continue reading

Sinhbalo - specialized in Mekong delta tours & cycling Vietnam

Sinhbalo - specialized in Mekong delta tours & cycling Vietnam


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Sinhbalo - specialized in Mekong delta tours. We have been organizing Mekong delta tours in Vietnam for more than 20 years. Our tours made by a delta local.

Things To Do in Interlaken Switzerland: Outdoor Adventures with Alpin Raft

by Justin Walter @ Around the World with Justin

It took me 33 years to finally do a big backpacking trip throughout Europe. Why? For some reason I…

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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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Off the beaten track Vietnam

by Owee @ owee58.com

It has been some years since I wrote about an off the beaten track Vietnam. When I originally wrote about it, I had already had experience going to places that most foreigners cannot see or travel too, but now…….. I…

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Mai Chau Day Tour from Hanoi

by andy @ ANDYTOURIST

Trip Highlights of Mai Chau Day Tour: – Explore hill tribal cultures – Scenic mountain drive, sightseeing, walking, biking activities – Photography opportunity About Mai Chau (Mai Châu) Mai Chau is a rural district of Hoa Binh province in the Northwest Vietnam. The district is located at about 150 km from Ha Noi. The scenery […]

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Big Medicine in Viet Nam

by Stephen Abatiell @ Vietnam Friendship Village Project USA

During the US war in Vietnam there were many things carried over hilltops and through jungles by young American men.  These things brought the soldiers luck, memories of home, escape from the reality of war, or protection from it.  Among these special items and as out of place as the young man who’s neck it […]

Hue Street Food for Happy Vietnam Food Tour

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Hue is romantic in each of its details, from culture to history, beauty, and food. Not only do the tourists come to this city to visit the Imperial Citadel, Perfume River, Thien Mu Pagoda, etc., but some also enjoy the Hue Street Food. The trip will lack something enjoyable if you skip the chance to […]

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Party Time on the Halong Bay Castaway Tour in Vietnam

Party Time on the Halong Bay Castaway Tour in Vietnam


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Guide to the Halong Bay Castaway Tour Vietnam including travel tips on what do to, where to stay and how to get there from travel blogger Justin Walter

Donate your vehicle to the Friendship Village

by becky @ Vietnam Friendship Village Project USA

VFVP-USA board member Stephen Abatiell lived out of his old Volvo during many a back-country ski trip in Yosemite National Park. During a road trip to Mexico, the car assumed the nickname “Dragon del Sur” (though, thankfully, it was not a fire-breathing dragon). When his car was finally ready for the junkyard, Steve traded it […]

VBH Guide to Vietnamese TET New Year & The Year of the Rooster…

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

2017 represents the Year of the Rooster according to the zodiac. To the Vietnamese, the Rooster is one of the most important animals that govern human life. It’s an essential protein for nourishment but is also often used as an … Continue reading

Fun facts about Hanoi that you may not know…

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

Hanoi translates to “city inside rivers” (there are nine lakes in the city). It’s historic and more formal name is Thang Long, which has a more bad-ass meaning “Ascending Dragon”! Hanoi is over a thousand years old! The city celebrated … Continue reading

Quang Binh approves tours to legendary cave

by Trinh Thi Ha @ Green Discovery Indochina

QUANG BINH (VNS) — The Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of the central province of Quang Binh on Thursday announced it has approved tours to Tien (Fairy) cave in Ca Quang Commune, Tuyen Hoa District. Tien, the rearmost one in the Tu Lan cave system, is 3km in length and dry except during the […]

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Halong Bay Day Tour from Hanoi

by andy @ ANDYTOURIST

Trip overview: Halong Bay is a spectacular natural wonder. The dramatic scenery dotted with thousands of islets makes this an excellent semi-sheltered, open water location for cruising and many other water sports. This Halong Bay day tour is ideal for those who have limited time to explore this incredible World Heritage Site. Get on aboard […]

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Hanoi Shopping: 4 Best Places to Shop in Town

by VCP @ VietnamCheapPackages.com

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[Re-posted] Hanoi shopping is something you should not miss out when visiting this beautiful city. According to the annual rankings of Smart Travel Asia Magazine – a popular travel magazine with huge amount of subscribers, Hanoi ranked 6th among top 13 most attractive shopping cities voted by readers.

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Donald G Carr listed as Missing in Action

by Owee @ owee58.com

I had never heard of Donald G Carr and had no idea at how profoundly he would affect my life. This blog has been a year and a half in the making and perhaps one of the most difficult. Even…

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Things to do in Ho Chi Minh – Hate vs. Love

by VCP @ VietnamCheapPackages.com

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[Re-posted] We know most Westerners don’t like Ho Chi Minh city, and they would usually only recommend 3 days or less. We happen to disagree.

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Vietnamese Engagement Ceremony Custom

by Vũ Ngọc Tỉnh @ Vietnam Tour

Vietnamese engagement ceremony is a significant ceremony held before the wedding ceremony. In the past, marriages were based on the arrangement of groom’s and bride’s family and children did not meet together until the engaged day...

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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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What Best Ecotourism Destinations in Vietnam – The Nature-friendly Travel

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Sorting out those of the best ecotourism destinations in Vietnam can urge the nature lovers to opt for the Indochina travel to this beautiful S-shaped country soon. If you want to get rid of the daily hardship and stress, the eco-trip to Vietnam promises to cheer you up with the charming nature, friendly locals, and […]

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Hung King Festival

by Stephen @ Vietnam Tour

Moral traditions are incredibly important among the Vietnamese people. Thus, Hung Kings’ Temple Festival is annually celebrated to express Vietnamese people’s gratitude towards Hung Kings-the founding fathers of the country.

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Interesting Vietnam War Video Footage

by Owee @ owee58.com

I am in the highlands on a regular basis. Over the years I have hosted a number of Americans that have had a return to where they served or wounded as part of their bucket list. It has always been…

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Trover: Halong Bay

by Ashley Beiser @ vbh – Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

From Jimmy Tan, public on February 2015  Ha Long Bay, Vietnam This is Castaways Island at Ha Long Bay, Vietnam. Spending a night in this island is the best part of our tour in Vietnam.  

Cost of Visiting Vietnam For One Month | Our Total One Month Vietnam Travel Costs

Cost of Visiting Vietnam For One Month | Our Total One Month Vietnam Travel Costs


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We spent December 2013 in Vietnam, travelling from Hanoi down to Saigon. Here's how much Visiting Vietnam cost us.

Things You Should And Should Not Do During Tet Holiday In Vietnam

by Vũ Ngọc Tỉnh @ Vietnam Tour

It is very great if you have a chance to experience the Tet – the most biggest and important holiday in Vietnam...

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Six Reasons Peru is for Any Type of Travelers

by Andrew Jackons @ Amazing Tours Peru

Peru has a lot more to offer than just some tourist attractions and adventure tours. It has enormous sunny beaches and high-altitude hamlets. This nation is transitioned from a famous travel hotspot in South American to one of the most exciting destinations in the world. Below are the main reasons to visit Peru. Peru is ...

The Original Intent of Veteran’s Day

by Stephen Abatiell @ Vietnam Friendship Village Project USA

I’m squished in a taxi rushing through the tight streets of Hanoi’s western neighborhood.  I’m riding with 6 of our Vietnamese partners, as we make our way to drop everyone off after a long day of Friendship Village budget meetings, agreement setting, and celebrations.  I am an American, son of an American who fought in […]

Visa on arrival

by Owee @ owee58.com

Visa on arrival is an easy and cost effective way to enter Vietnam. The process is simple and usually clearing customs is quick with little delay. A person also has the option in obtaining a visa from the Vietnam embassy…

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Duong Lam Ancient Village Day Tour including Lunch

by andy @ ANDYTOURIST

Trip highlights: –  Private pick-up & drop-off services –  Private tour with English or French speaking guide – Visit laterite ancient houses, King Ngo Quyen & King Phung Hung temples –  Culture exchange, rural life experience – Walking & Sightseeing, photography opportunities –  Daily departure from Hanoi. About the village: Duong Lam Ancient Village has […]

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

by timdolinghcmc@gmail.com @ HISTORIC VIETNAM

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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Why choose Vietnam? From the calm to the chaotic, Vietnam is a country with adventure around every corner. Experience the hectic vibrancy of its cities followed by the dazzling beauty of its rural landscapes. Whether you’re discovering the best spring rolls in Ho Chi Minh or kayaking across the serene waters of Halong Bay, this adventure is always one of our most popular – and it’s not hard to see why. ‘I have used a few tour companies in the past but never one as good as flash pack! A quick and special note has to go to our tour guide. A good tour guide can really make or break a trip and ours definitely made it! Le had perfect English with all the local knowledge we could ever want! Not to mention a wicked sense of humour! He was the star of our trip!’ Aisling, via Feefo

Our South America trip begins! Visas, vaccines, insurance and packing list

by Amy @ Our Big Fat Travel Adventure

Tomorrow we set off for Colombia! We’ve been talking about this South America trip for so many years that it’s taken on a surreal, dream-like quality for me. Now it’s a tangible thing. This time tomorrow we’ll be zooming across the sky to the other side of the world. Here’s a look at how we’ve […]

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Mekong Delta Cycling tour 2 days | Homestay in CanTho

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

Mekong Delta Cycling tour 2 days to CanTho Cycling the delta with boat cruise, and possibly a nice homestay. Tour Code: SBL 11. Available all year round. Day1: Sai Gon to Cai Be, Vinh Long and to Can Tho (Lunch) 07:30 am our shuttle will take you out of town on an approx. 2hrs drive…

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12 Day Vietnam Cuisine Tour – Culture, Sightseeing and Cuisine Highlights

by andy @ ANDYTOURIST

Trip Overview: This Vietnam Cuisine Tour is a great joy of exploring new cultures, visiting breath-taking landscapes and enjoying local traditional cuisines. Those unfamiliar with Vietnamese food are in for a treat, as the national cuisine is flavourful, colourful and extremely healthy. We are experts in food tours and our packages range from half-day gourmet […]

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Vietnamese visa: Visa on arrival or at embassy ?

by VCP @ VietnamCheapPackages.com

You can find the source article at Vietnamese visa: Visa on arrival or at embassy ?

[Re-posted] We will analyze when to choose VoA or VaE, how to apply, how long to get visa results, how much the visa fees are and the necessary documents for Vietnamese visa application. In this post, we will take an example of an U.S national is planning a holiday to Vietnam.

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Vietnam holidays. Tours & holidays in Vietnam in 2018 & 2019

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Owee Adventures and Donald G Carr update

by Owee @ owee58.com

For friends and family I think it may be time to update what has been going on and as to the fate of Donald G Carr….. the matter is now settled and I will explain. Firstly: Since I became busy…

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Guided tour of Hoi An

by Flora Hackett @ Vietnam – Flash Pack

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Where to Head for the Best Vietnam Motorbike Tours

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Vietnam is a hot destination that steals your heart with picturesque scenery, romantic rivers, impressive mountain ranges, green and lush forests, stunning beaches, etc. This country is somewhat best explored by a motorbike. During the Vietnam motorbike tours, you will be given from admiration to admiration by the marvelous landscapes in the most authentic way. […]

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Ho Chi Minh City Tour – Private Day Tour

by andy @ ANDYTOURIST

Trip Highlights: – Ho Chi Minh city tour – the first thing should do when you are there. – Discover highlights of Ho Chi Minh city – Walking, sightseeing, photography, market, temple – Local culinary experience – Departure daily from Ho Chi Minh City. Ho Chi Minh City (also known as Saigon) is the gateway […]

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This Fall Is A Perfect Time To Visit Croatia

by admin @ smarTours

Imagine a destination where you could get fantastic coastline views, a nice warm breeze and a little bit of sand between your toes. Croatia is one of the best places to vacation because of its ideal location. The Croatian coast is lined with waterfront properties facing the Adriatic Sea, providing an excellent experience of the […]

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Eco-Tourism Spotlight: Patagonia

by admin @ smarTours

Over the past two decades, eco-tourism has been one of the fastest-growing sectors of the travel industry. Defined as “responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the well-being of local people,” this concept appeals to the rising number of people interested in social responsibility, similar to the booming organic food industry […]

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Green Discovery Indochina’s FAM Trip May 2017: Tam Coc – Hoa Lu – Thung Nham Bird Park – Trang An Eco-tourism Area.

by Lê Thị Minh @ Green Discovery Indochina

Green Discovery Indochina’s FAM Trip May 2017: Tam Coc – Hoa Lu – Thung Nham Bird Park – Trang An Eco-tourism Area. Trang An Eco-Tourism Complex is a complex beauty – landscapes called as an ‘outdoor geological museum’ with numerous caves, mountains, valley water, trees and the historic relic. Trang An cave ecosystem almost belongings […]

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Where To Explore by 24: Halong Bay BUFFALO!

by Ashley Beiser @ vbh – Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

From Where To Explore by 24, public on 12 April 2015     Halong Bay is a must-see destination in Vietnam. A four hour bus ride from Hanoi, this UNESCO World Heritage Site is filled with thousands of limestone karst made … Continue reading

Dream Depart Discover: HA LONG BAY CASTAWAYS TOUR – 3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS

by Ashley Beiser @ vbh – Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

From Dream Depart Discover, on JANUARY 27 by Aaron Bishop The Ha Long Bay Castaways Tour, put simply, is a 3-day booze cruise around one of the most incredible UNESCO natural wonders of the world. It offers young backpackers (mostly), the opportunity to … Continue reading

THE BEST MONTH TO VISIT VIETNAM? SEPTEMBER!

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

Yes, Vietnam is a great country to travel all year round depending on the region – but if you ask us which time of the year we like to travel most, it’s definitely the month of September! Here’s why: It’s … Continue reading

Ha Noi Tour (starting from Ha Long)

by Admin ITS @ Vietnam Travel agent | Vietnam Tour Operator | Indochina Tour operator

Tour Code: HALHAN2 Duration: 2 days 1 night Detail Itinerary Day 1: Departing the port at Ha Long Bay, driving through the peaceful countryside, catching glimpses of everyday rural life. Upon arrival in Ha Noi, you will be checked in to the hotel. The evening is planned to be spent at a local theater, entertained

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Ha Noi Tour (starting from Hai Phong or Ha Long)

by Admin ITS @ Vietnam Travel agent | Vietnam Tour Operator | Indochina Tour operator

Tour Code: HALHAN Duration: 12 hours Detail Itinerary The trip starts at 8.00 am. On this full-day tour you will enjoy a glimpse at the remarkable highlights of Ha Noi, the Paris of the Orient, which is followed by a scenic drive from Ha Long Bay to Ha Noi. You will arrive at Ha Noi

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Mekong Delta Cycling Tour 3 Days

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

Mekong Delta Cycling Tour 3 days: LongAn – MyTho – CaiBe – VinhLong – CanTho This tour takes three days and two nights. It’s available all year round. Tour code SBL 8 Day 1: Saigon – LongAn – MyTho – VinhLong ( Lunch, dinner) Leaving Saigon, our shuttle will take you for about one hour…

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Vietnam Friendship Village benefit concert in Yosemite!

by Stephen Abatiell @ Vietnam Friendship Village Project USA

One of the things that struck me about life in the Friendship Village, was the abundance of music and dance on a regular basis. I suppose I shouldn’t have been surprised that a place aptly named “Friendship Village” would be a place of celebration and gathering… On May 29h and 30st atop a hillside in […]

The Northern Vietnam Gourmet 5 days

by andy @ ANDYTOURIST

Overview: This Northern Vietnam Gourmet tour is a great chance to taste the finest food of the North while experiencing local lives and visiting incredible Halong Bay; stay at Legend Metropole Sofitel Hanoi Hotel. Start from Hanoi – the elegant Capital City of Vietnam and explore one of Vietnam’s top attractions – Halong Bay, which […]

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Vietnam & Cambodia

by benchmark @ Vietnam – Flash Pack

Here at the Flash Pack we don’t do things by halves. If you’re going to visit the iconic temple of Angkor Wat, why not admire it at sunrise AND sunset? If you’re going to journey to the beautiful layered valleys of Sapa, why not travel in style aboard a first class train? And if you’re […]

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Australia, India among 6 new countries eligible for e-visa to Vietnam

by Admin ITS @ Vietnam Travel agent | Vietnam Tour Operator | Indochina Tour operator

Visitors from Canada, the Netherlands, New Zealand and the U.A.E have also been added to the list. Vietnam has extended its e-visa application scheme for visitors from six more countries including major tourism markets Australia and India, raising the list of beneficiaries to 46. A government decision said the e-visa system is now also available

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Cambodia Vietnam Trip | Lumle Holidays

Cambodia Vietnam Trip | Lumle Holidays


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The Asia Express – Season 2015 was organized in Vietnam by Eccholine & Green Discovery Indochina

by Trinh Thi Ha @ Green Discovery Indochina

The Asia Express – Season 2015 was organized in Northern Vietnam in October, 2015 by Eccholine Media and ground services arranged by Green Discovery Indochina. We’re proud to be selected as a local producer to arrange the ground services and film permits for Peking Express – One of the most famous film producers on the world. Peking […]

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Travel Sense Asia continuous awarded 2015 Tripadvisor certificate of excellence

Travel Sense Asia continuous awarded 2015 Tripadvisor certificate of excellence


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Recognized as a Top Performing TOUR OPERATOR as Reviewed by Travelers on the World’s Largest Travel Site Hanoi, Vietnam – 23rd May 2015 – TRAVEL SENSE ASIA (TSA) today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. Now in its fifth year, the award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given only …

Hanoi & Ho Chi Minh city in Top 10 Best value destinations 2016

by VCP @ VietnamCheapPackages.com

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[Re-post] The Price of Travel’s Index, ranking 31 Asian cities by price, confirms what many travellers have known for a while – Vietnam’s cities are tops for budget options. Both Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi (third and second in the list respectively) are in that most magical of price brackets for the budget travelers.

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How Much A Trip to Vietnam Costs | Vietnam Travel Budget 2017

How Much A Trip to Vietnam Costs | Vietnam Travel Budget 2017


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How much does it cost to travel Vietnam? Average daily cost per person, total travel expenses, budget accommodation and cheap food in Vietnam.

Luxury Vietnam Tours, Private & Tailor-made | Jacada Travel

Luxury Vietnam Tours, Private & Tailor-made | Jacada Travel


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Private, bespoke trips to Vietnam with Jacada Travel. Contact one of our experts today to start planning your luxury getaway.

Holiday for one? Amanda’s experience as a Flashpacker in Vietnam & Cambodia

by Amanda Foran @ Vietnam – Flash Pack

If you’re a solo traveller considering a holiday for one, have a read of Amanda’s Flashpacking adventure in Vietnam & Cambodia!… Even as a seasoned traveller, travelling solo can be a daunting prospect. As much as I relished the opportunity to embrace new horizons and get out of my comfort zone, I always had a […]

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Visiting Slovenia – tiny but lovely Ljubljana and Lake Bled

by Amy @ Our Big Fat Travel Adventure

After a fairy tale trip to Neuschwanstein Castle, we set off along Germany’s Romantic Road, driving through tiny Bavarian villages surrounded by forests and peaks. We climbed higher through the Austrian Alps, passing through ski towns where the snow lay like thick icing on rooftops and clung to the branches of pine trees. This winter […]

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

by timdolinghcmc@gmail.com @ HISTORIC VIETNAM

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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Quang Ninh approves Ha Long – Co To seaplane route.

by Tuấn Anh Nguyễn @ Green Discovery Indochina

Chairman of the Quang Ninh province People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Long gave his nod to Hai Au Aviation’s proposal of launching a seaplane flight route from Ha Long city to Co To island. At a working session with Hai Au Aviation on November 15, Mr. Long said the province will create the most favourable conditions […]

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Lighter Than Orange

by becky @ Vietnam Friendship Village Project USA

German film illustrates Agent Orange’s devastating effects with personal stories of Friendship Village families We are pleased to announce a new addition to the Friendship Village film library, a German documentary titled Lighter Than Orange: The Legacy of Dioxin in Vietnam. The feature documentary is the debut of Matthias Leupold, a professor of photography and […]

What to Look For in a South African Vacation & Safari

by admin @ smarTours

A trip to South Africa is the vacation of a lifetime, especially if you treat yourself to a safari experience. Tourism has increased substantially in South Africa over the last 20 years since the Apartheid, and the country is now one of the best destinations on earth to visit for its combination of safari and […]

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The Long Tan Cross Memorial

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

HCM City – LongPhuoc Tunnels –- Nui Dat former base -– Long Tan Cross (One Day Trip) Tour Code: SBL4B Departure 7:30 am at your hotel, we drive 2 hours to BaRia and on to LongPhuoc commune. We visit LongPhuoc tunnels, constructed by the VC in 1948. Passing the big memorial building, you will find…

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Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam – Get Full Tips at HCM City Travel Guide

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Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam (formerly named Saigon) is a huge magnet attracting people of all kind and background to gather, work, and earn their daily bread. If asking for the most bustling and less sleepy destination in Vietnam, then the answer might point to the city named after Uncle Ho: Ho Chi Minh […]

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Mekong Delta Cycling Tour Phnompenh to SaiGon 4 Days

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

Mekong Delta Cycling Tour PhnomPenh to SaiGon Tour Code: SBL9C Day 1: PhnomPenh to ChauDoc (Dinner) Boarding on HangChau speed boat at Phnompenh boat pier for a 4 hours cruise down the Mekong river, crossing the border Kamsamnor to Vinh Xuong -Viet Nam. Then a little more cruise to ChauDoc. Our guide will pick you…

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The art of crossing the streets in Vietnam…..

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

Locals or anyone who has lived in Vietnam a long time, who have observed the traffic, will see it as though they are watching a perfectly coordinated ballet performance of people, motorbikes, cars, buses or even the occasional chicken. If … Continue reading

Vietnam Airlines

by Admin ITS @ Vietnam Travel agent | Vietnam Tour Operator | Indochina Tour operator

According to Center for aviation (CAPA), Vietnam Airlines becomes only the fourth airline in Southeast Asia with over 20 million annual passengers, joining Malaysia AirAsia, Lion Air and Garuda Indonesia.In 2016 Vietnam Airlines surpassed both Singapore Airlines and Thai Airways to become the second largest Southeast Asian full service airline after Garuda, with 20.6 million annual passengers, 19% growth in passenger traffic, based

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Hue Tour (starting from Da Nang)

by Admin ITS @ Vietnam Travel agent | Vietnam Tour Operator | Indochina Tour operator

Tour Code: DANHUI Duration: 8 hours Detail Itinerary Departing from the port at 7.00 am to enjoy a scenic drive along the coastal road. Upon your arrival in Hue at about 10:30 am, we will drive you to the remaining of the Citadel, the magnificent court of the Nguyen emperors. After touring the Citadel, we will

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2017 Autumn Festival in Bat Xat Will be Held on September, 2nd

by Stephen @ Vietnam Tour

According to the Organization Committee, the 2017 Autumn Festival will be held on the 1st and the 2nd of September in Y Ty Commune, Bat Xat District, in the northwestern [...]

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New Hanoi, Halong bay, Sapa helicopter tour launches

by Trinh Thi Ha @ Green Discovery Indochina

HANOI (VNS) — The first ever sightseeing tour by helicopter has been launched in Hanoi. Operated by KLF Global Joint Stock Company and the Northern Viet Nam Helicopter Company, it flies passengers from Gia Lam Airport to nearby attractions. Services are now available to Halong and Sapa. The 90-minute Ha Noi – Ha Long trip […]

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Vietnam Tour Packages | Angkor Wat Tours | smarTours

Vietnam Tour Packages | Angkor Wat Tours | smarTours


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Tour Vietnam, Angkor Wat and Cambodia with smarTours! Book now & discover the best places to visit in Vietnam on your next vacation!

Myanmar Thingyan Water Festival

by Stephen @ Vietnam Tour

Being held at the end of the hot and dry season, Thingyan Water Festival is one of the most popular and national-wide celebrations in Myanmar. Although the festival is a [...]

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Mekong Delta Cycling Tour 4 Days

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

Mekong Delta Cycling Tour 4 days – CaiBe VinhLong ChauDoc CanTho Tour Code: SBL9A Day 1: Saigon- LongAn – My Tho – Vinh Long ( Lunch, dinner) Leaving Saigon, our shuttle will take you for about one hour drive to LongAn, the gateway to the mighty Mekong. First stage 25k from LongAn suburb to MyTho…

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The Quintessence of Tonkin – New Must-see Cultural Program in Hanoi Vietnam

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Hanoi Vietnam is rich in history and culture that attracts visitors to the capital city for various interests. While some people are fond of the well-preserved historical landmarks, the others take it a must to see the local cultural performances. Hanoi is proud of the water puppetry art, and now the city wins praises for […]

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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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Tan goes to school

by becky @ Vietnam Friendship Village Project USA

Luong Nhat Tan is a 12-year-old boy from Yen Bai Province. After his father died and his mother left home, Tan and his younger brother were sent to live with grandparents. But the family was really struggling financially, so in 2012 the local Veterans Association arranged for Tan to stay at the Vietnam Friendship Village […]

Live More Travel More: HALONG BAY AND CASTAWAYS ISLAND WITH HANOI BACKPACKERS HOSTEL

by Ashley Beiser @ vbh – Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

From Live More Travel More, public on June 4, 2015 This post is also available in: Portuguese (Brazil) While in Hanoi (Vietnam) I stayed at Hanoi Backpackers Hostel in Downtown, they organize 2 and 3 days tours to Halong Bay. I booked … Continue reading

North Vietnam Photo Tour – Mr. Kieron Nelson Review

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Date: 6 – 25 Sep 2017 | Party of 1 passenger: Mr. Kieron Nelson (Toronto, Canada) | 10-day North Vietnam Photo Tour This is a follow up to my posting of April 23 2017 Finally recovered from a seventeen hour flight from Toronto to Hanoi via Taipei. Devastating flooding had occurred two weeks before my scheduled […]

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Decreased Vietnam visa fees from 23 Nov 2015

by VCP @ VietnamCheapPackages.com

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[Re-post] From 23 Nov 2015, the standard visa fee will cut down from US$45 to $25 for visitors, applied for Vietnam single entry Visa. For a multi-entry visa valid for three months, the fee will be $50, down from the current $95.

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3-Day Homestay Tour in Sapa, Vietnam • The Blonde Abroad

3-Day Homestay Tour in Sapa, Vietnam • The Blonde Abroad


The Blonde Abroad

While traveling solo through Vietnam, I had prearranged a 3-day homestay tour in Sapa led by a woman named Hong to visit the local villages.

Cheap Vietnam holiday Packages. Flexible, Cheap & Go

Cheap Vietnam holiday Packages. Flexible, Cheap & Go


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Cheap Vietnam holiday packages & Cambodia. We have a common inspiration in finding out the smart way to travel with the lowest budget.

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

by timdolinghcmc@gmail.com @ HISTORIC VIETNAM

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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Things to do in Scottsdale: ATV Adventure with Desert Wolf Tours

by Justin Walter @ Around the World with Justin

This Spring three of my best friends and I decided to take trip to Scottsdale, Arizona that we called…

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Take flight tonight Blog: Halong Bay Stole My Heart!

by Ashley Beiser @ vbh – Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

From Take Flight Tonight, August 16, 2015 by Marie Worsley Turning up in a new, unknown city is always exciting and nerve wracking – especially when you have no idea where you will be sleeping that night. Stepping off the … Continue reading

Summer Special Offer! The Hanoi to Saigon Buffalo Run

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

  We couldn’t be prouder of our Hanoi to Saigon Buffalo Run. Taking you to everywhere that makes Vietnam so damn great, many years of hard work have gone into designing this adventure. And this summer we are offering an … Continue reading

A lot of things to do in Hoi An you don’t know

by VCP @ VietnamCheapPackages.com

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[Re-post] Hoi An became a UNESCO world heritage listed city nearly twenty years ago and has grown in popularity since then. As the town gets busier, it’s best to visit before it turns into the Venice of South East Asia.

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Adventure to the Galapagos Islands

by admin @ smarTours

Mostly known for their exotic environments and rare species, the Galapagos Islands are nestled near the coast of Ecuador. The 13 main islands that make up the Galapagos Islands are about 600 miles off the South American coast line. Due to the distance from shore, the islands are very isolated and a cruise is the […]

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Vietnamese Custom Of Wedding Ceremony

by Vũ Ngọc Tỉnh @ Vietnam Tour

Vietnamese Wedding Ceremony was considered to be one of the most important rituals of the old Vietnamese people’s life as a folksong “buy a buffalo, marry a wife and build a house”...

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Backpacker Advice Blog: My Top 10 Backpacking Experiences

by Ashley Beiser @ vbh – Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

From Backpacker Advice, post by Craig, 26 from England. Ha Long Bay was number one on my to do list before I went to Vietnam. I had seen it so many times on TV and in books and always knew I … Continue reading

Mekong River Cruise PhnomPenh, ChauDoc, CanTho, Saigon 3days

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

At Phnompenh, the Mekong splits into two main branches: the HauGiang (Tonle Bassac) which flows via ChauDoc, LongXuyen and CanTho to the sea; and the TienGiang (Tonle Mekong) which splits into several branches at VinhLong and empties into the sea at six points. The Mekong river cruise from Phnompenh to ChauDoc, Cantho and onto Saigon…

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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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The Ann Hanoi

by Flora Hackett @ Vietnam – Flash Pack

The Ann Hanoi is a great place to kick off our Vietnam & Cambodia group adventure. Conveniently located near the vibrant sights of Hanoi’s Old Quarter, there’s also an outdoor pool for you to relax in after soaking up the sights of Hanoi. Click here to read about room sharing on this adventure.

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What to Pack On Your Next Trip to Peru

by Andrew Jackons @ Amazing Tours Peru

Making plans for a trip to Peru? You’re not the only one. If you’ve never set foot in this beautiful country before, then you’re in for an adventure. But before you begin thinking about your stay, you need to ensure you pack all the right things. Let’s read more about Peru, so you can be ...

Social Etiquette In Vietnam

by Vũ Ngọc Tỉnh @ Vietnam Tour

Get rid of the long-lasting disastrous wars, Vietnam is well known as an “easy” country to travel and stay in. Hence, tourists can be overwhelmed by its richness in history and culture...

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Best Airbnbs in Reykjavik for a Winter Break

by Charlie Marchant @ Charlie on Travel

Let me share my Airbnb wishlist for Reykjavik, Iceland. Read my list of the best Airbnbs in Reykjavik, including budget rooms, perfect apartments and luxury rental homes.  Winter season has got me dreaming about white snow and cold countries. I was just sixteen when I went on my first trip to Iceland – it was short […]

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A Short Summary of Vietnam Tour

by Andrew Jackons @ Amazing Tours Peru

Are you currently searching for any break in the hubbub of the schedule? Would you like to go to a place that provides a multitude of enjoyable sights, sounds, and smells that highlight all of the exotic and timeless great thing about Southeast Asia? Would you seek a nation that offers an array of travel ...

Hit the road to visit these stunning places near Mysore

by Andrew Jackons @ Amazing Tours Peru

If you are in the heritage city and are looking to spend your weekend visiting and exploring new places nearby, you are in the perfect place. In this article I will be helping you sketch the best road trip plans to exotic destinations not very far from Mysore. 1) Coorg Known as the Scotland of ...

Cai Be Floating Market Day Tour from Saigon

by andy @ ANDYTOURIST

Located in a good proximity to Ho Chi Minh City, Cai Be is a great attraction outside of the vibrant Saigon city. It is famous with floating market, Cao Dai Temple, Catholic Church and interesting water way of Mekong River, culture and lives of local inhabitants. Spend one day with us to explore incredible Mekong delta region.

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Zoning plan for Ban Gioc Waterfall tourist area proposed

by Trinh Thi Ha @ Green Discovery Indochina

Ban Gioc waterfall tourist area in Cao Bang Province would cover around 1,000 hectares including 130 hectares in the central area as envisioned in a master zoning plan proposed by the Vietnam Institute for Urban and Rural Planning. The institute has put forth the zoning plan of Ban Gioc Waterfall tourist area in the northern […]

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Vietnam Vacations | Tailor-Made Vietnam Tours | Audley Travel

Vietnam Vacations | Tailor-Made Vietnam Tours | Audley Travel


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At Audley our Vietnam vacations are tailored by specialists who have first-hand knowledge of the destination so they can create your ideal itinerary

6 Great Family Destinations in Spain

by Andrew Jackons @ Amazing Tours Peru

The good news? There are so many gorgeous beaches and vacation hot spots in Spain, your family will have an amazing holiday in the sun. The bad news? The endless options may give you a headache just trying to narrow down your options for your perfect destination. Where are the best places for value, food, ...

It’s Mid-Autumn Festival Time… What is it?

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

Today marks the beginning of the Mid-Autumn Festival! Named Têt Trung Thu in Vietnamese, it is also known as the Children’s festival. It is said that name came about, as it’s a way for parents to make up for the … Continue reading

Son Doong Cave in VietNam-Good Morning America Interview

Son Doong Cave in VietNam-Good Morning America Interview


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In May 2015, Son Doong Cave in Vietnam, the biggest cave in the world will be directly shown on Good Morning America program of ABC Television firm. This is a great chance for Quang Binh province to promote the image of Son Doong to the entire world.

Christmas Road Trip from Chiang Mai to Pai

Christmas Road Trip from Chiang Mai to Pai

by Charlie Marchant @ Charlie on Travel

This Christmas, we took a 2-day road trip from Chiang Mai to Pai. Because we work full-time, we use our Christmas holiday to make sure we go on an adventure! I know that doesn’t sound much like what you do at Christmas back home, but to be honest we’re both quite rubbish at sitting down, […]

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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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Key Ingredients in Vietnamese Food

by Stephen @ Vietnam Tour

It can be said that Vietnamese cuisine is one of the most unique and diverse cuisines in the world. Many tourists after travelling and tasting a large number of different [...]

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Capital Punishment in Vietnam

by Owee @ owee58.com

Capital punishment is a very controversial subject depending where you are in the word. In most western cultures, capital punishment has been deemed non humane and life imprisonment with chance of rehabilitation the preference. I always had my doubts about…

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A Mekong Homestay in a Khmer region of the Mekong Delta

by Owee @ owee58.com

A New Mekong Homestay The Mekong Delta is a popular destination when visiting Vietnam and staying in a Mekong Homestay is an excellent way to spend a night or two to explore the culture and beauty. I have just returned…

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“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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Win A Free Trip To Incredible India

by admin @ smarTours

Have you ever dreamed of taking a trip to India? Is visiting the Taj Mahal on your bucket list? Your dream might just come true! smarTours is offering a free trip to one lucky individual to one of the most culturally rich nations in the world – Incredible India! Your trip includes deluxe and first […]

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Tourist Information & Support Centers Already Put Into Operation in Saigon

by Stephen @ Vietnam Tour

According to the recent report of Ho Chi Minh Department of Tourism in the first 7 months, the number of tourists visiting to the city has reached about 3,228,568, which [...]

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Get Farming Experience with Dalat Garden Tours

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Dalat in Vietnam gains fame as the “City Of Flowers,” “Foggy City,” or even “Sakura Land,” thanks to a mild climate and fresh air all year round. Wandering around fresh fruit and vegetable gardens is likely to be a new hot trend that attracts a large number of visitors every year. With a big advantage […]

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Supporter Spotlight: Kim Anh Nguyen Thi

by Stephen Abatiell @ Vietnam Friendship Village Project USA

Kim Anh Nguyen Thi was being oriented to the Vietnam Friendship Village four years ago by four outgoing young residents.  While being lead around the peace garden and the playground they came upon an argument.  Two residents were arguing over a favorite toy, and one of the children was crying.  This wasn’t Kim’s first visit […]

Mekong River Cruise CanTho ChauDoc PhnomPenh 3 days

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

Mekong river cruise CanTho ChauDoc Phnompenh provides you an opportunity to see bustling floating markets, natural arroyos system and river life on the mekong from Vietnam to Cambodia. Tour Code: SBL18A Day 1: SaiGon – CaiBe – CanTho (Lunch) We depart at 8:00am and head south to the river town of Cai Be, a rural…

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Charities in Vietnam

by Owee @ owee58.com

Over the past years I have at times been asked how a person can help Charities in Vietnam. I am aware of many orphanages and have limited experience with Charities such as World Vision, Doctors without Borders, East meets West,…

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Visa to Vietnam

by Sinh Le @ Sinhbalo

The Government has agreed to electronic visa to Vietnam for citizens of six countries including Australia, Cananda, India, the Netherlands, New Zealand and the United Arab Emirates. According to the Resolution No. 124 / NQ-CP on the addition of the list of countries with citizens to be piloted electronically, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc signed…

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A Complete Guide to Sapa Vietnam for Full Experiences

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Sapa Vietnam has numerous beautiful and exquisite corners for year-round vacations in which people discover the cool vibe, stunning mountain, ethnic village, etc. The experiences are all worthy and memorable. For a complete discovery of Sapa, find a full guide below so that trip to the existing paradise in the northwest of Vietnam just goes […]

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Hoa Lu – Tam Coc Day Trip from Hanoi

by andy @ ANDYTOURIST

What’s Hoa Lu – Tam Coc Day Trip? In Hoa Lu – Tam Coc day trip, you learn more about the Northern Vietnam countryside, history and culture on a full-day tour with many interesting activities. Located in Ninh Binh province, Hoa Lu was the capital of Vietnam under the Dinh – Le Dynasties between 968 […]

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The Hungry Ghost Festival…What is it??

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

Today marks an important event in the Lunar Calendar – The Ghost Festival or Hungry Ghost Festival! This festival typically starts from the 7th month in the Lunar Calendar and on the 15th Day, and lasts for a month. Why … Continue reading

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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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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An Awesome Two-Week Itinerary for Vietnam

An Awesome Two-Week Itinerary for Vietnam


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Halong Bay: The Most Beautiful Place in the World? 'Sleeping' on the Overnight Trains in Vietnam

Guided tour of Ho Chi Minh City

by Flora Hackett @ Vietnam – Flash Pack

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Sa Pa Biking Tour - 6 Days - Vietnam Tour

Sa Pa Biking Tour - 6 Days - Vietnam Tour


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This 5-day mountain bike trip takes us through beautiful countryside and intriguing villages. We will have the opportunity to observe the local minority communities at work, tending their fields in the shadow of..

Driving home for Christmas and heading to South America

by Andrew Wyatt @ Our Big Fat Travel Adventure

Big news – we’ve just booked flights to Colombia in January! As I write this we’re on the ferry back to the UK to celebrate the festive season with family before we begin our 2018 adventures. Driving home for Christmas has taken us to the supreme Cologne xmas markets and to Bruges, which may well […]

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

by timdolinghcmc@gmail.com @ HISTORIC VIETNAM

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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Vietnam Backpacker Hostels Grateful of No Serious Injuries in recent Public Ferry Collision

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

On 1 January 2017, a scheduled public ferry carrying passengers from Cat Ba Island to Hai Phong Harbor, Vietnam made contact with a bridge pylon. The accident resulted in damage to the ferry’s bow, and several seats inside the passenger … Continue reading

Around the world with Justin: CASTAWAYS ISLAND 3-DAY BOAT CRUISE IN HALONG BAY, VIETNAM

by Ashley Beiser @ vbh – Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

From Around the world with Justin, MAY 5  2015 What do you get when you mix a natural wonder of the world and a booze cruise? My trip to Halong Bay, Vietnam! If you’re looking to make new friends from all over … Continue reading

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Vietnam | Flight Centre

Vietnam | Flight Centre


Flight Centre

Experience an amazing cultural feast with a Vietnam holiday. Enjoy the best of Southeast Asia with hot Vietnam holiday packages & deals only at Flight Centre!

Benefits of an excursion Having a Vietnam Travel Company

Benefits of an excursion Having a Vietnam Travel Company


Amazing Tours Peru

There are various kinds of tours readily available for individuals that want to begin to see the sig...

Tet holiday in Vietnam

by VCP @ VietnamCheapPackages.com

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Tet or Lunar new year is the most important and the longest public holiday in Vietnam. It is an amazing time to witness all families celebrating a very special time of the year, and also the time for traveling.

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Fun Things to Do in Amsterdam at Night

by VickyFlipFlop @ VickyFlipFlopTravels –

So, looking for fun things to do in Amsterdam at night? I’m guessing you’ve experienced all the daytime entertainment of the canals, the shopping, the cycling, eating and drinking? Time to take your trip to Amsterdam to the next level. Fun Things to Do in Amsterdam at Night 1. Go clubbing Obviously. The standard evening activity in any European city right? Amsterdam has some pretty cool clubs to check out […]

Con Dao Island and Con Son Town

by Owee @ owee58.com

Con Dao Island I finally had the opportunity to visit Con Dao Island. It is one of the few places in Vietnam that I have not yet explored and was happy for the opportunity. Every Year the owner of V’Explore…

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Hoi An Travel Information

by andy @ ANDYTOURIST

About Hoi An – The UNESCO World Heritage Site Located south of Da Nang, central Vietnam, Hoi An is a beautiful ancient town and listed as the world heritage site as early as 1999. This peaceful town is one of the most popular destinations in Vietnam. Though a small town, it will always provide you […]

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Tim Doling - HISTORIC VIETNAM

Tim Doling - HISTORIC VIETNAM


HISTORIC VIETNAM

Originally trained as a medieval historian, Tim has spent most of his career in the cultural sector, running theatres and arts centres in Coleraine (Northern Ireland), Horsham (England) and Hong Kong and undertaking cultural projects in Asia, Africa and Europe for UNESCO, the British Council and Visiting Arts. Since the 1990s Tim has been based …

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

by timdolinghcmc@gmail.com @ HISTORIC VIETNAM

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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7 facts of Angkor Wat history you might Not know

by VCP @ VietnamCheapPackages.com

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[Re-posted] Angkor Wat history was legendary. The temple complex, built from the 9th century to the 15th century in Kulen mountain, attracts over 2 million visitors per year.

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A Fun Stay At Vietnam Backpacker Hostel: The Downtown Hostel (Hanoi)

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

Written by Huong on Jul 13, 2016 The experience of backpacking through Southeast Asia would not be fulfilling without spending a night at a backpackers’ hostel. Among all the experiences I have had so far in Southeast Asia, one of … Continue reading

Saigon Culinary Tour Including Mekong River Cruise 5 days

by andy @ ANDYTOURIST

Trip Overview: Your passion for travel and love for local food are on this unique culinary tour to Saigon along with discovering the mighty Mekong River. Our Saigon Culinary Tour will highlight the most special cuisine of the southern part. You will learn to cook and enjoy the food like the local as you explore […]

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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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GOOD AS GOLD BRO: HANOI – HALONG BAY AND THE CASTAWAY TOUR

by Ashley Beiser @ vbh – Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

Public on May 24, 2015 · by goodasgoldbro We had been advised that we should 100% stay at Vietnam Downtown Backpackers Hostel Hanoi.  So we spent ALOT of time trying to find this place, but oh my god it was worth it! After … Continue reading

Gradlife: SAPA, VIETNAM

by Ashley Beiser @ vbh – Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

Written by Gradlife on September 16, 2015 Half way through the vomit-inducing bus ride to Sapa, I wake to scenery that gives me actual goosebumps. Speeding along the winding roads, our little bus is dwarfed by a range of intimidating mountains that … Continue reading

Green Discovery Indochina - Discovery Indochina your way!

Green Discovery Indochina - Discovery Indochina your way!


Green Discovery Indochina

Green Discovery Indochina has developed numerous exciting trip types such as Adventure Tours & Outdoor Activities, Photography Tours, Honeymoon & Wedding Tours...

20 Tips to save money on travel

by VCP @ VietnamCheapPackages.com

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Discover how to cut costs & plan an affordable holiday. From redeeming the best online deals to maximizing extras at hotels, here are 20 tips to save money on your next vacation.

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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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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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8 Best Things To Do In Vegas Beyond The Strip

by Justin Walter @ Around the World with Justin

I’ve been to Las Vegas a lot, but I’ve never experienced it beyond The Strip like I did as…

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A guide to Hoi An’s Lantern Festival

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

Hoi An, at any time of the year is stunning but it’s particularly magical during the full moon. The electricity is switched off; the streets are closed off to traffic and the old town is transformed into a fairyland of … Continue reading

Take a virtual journey through Vietnam's massive Son Doong cave

Take a virtual journey through Vietnam's massive Son Doong cave


The Verge

The Son Doong cave is one of the world's largest, but until now you had to travel to Vietnam to experience its misty, majestic glory. National Geographic recently created a virtual tour of its...

What to Wear in Laos?

by Stephen @ Vietnam Tour

Whenever you are about to start a new journey, it requires a lot of preparation. Besides finding a trustful travel agency, Hotel, Money – Currency, clothes are also a vital [...]

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