Exploring Vietnam

Wuhan Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak Update: Is Vietnam Safe to Travel?

16/16 patients infected with the new Coronavirus Covid are recovered and released from hospitals

For international tourists who are still wondering whether Vietnam is a safe country to travel during Coronavirus Outbreak or not? The answer is YES! As Coronavirus is vulnerable to high temperatures, the weather warming up across Vietnam is a good condition to slow down or even prevent the spread of the new Coronavirus. Since 13 February 2020, there has been …

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Safety First: Visit these hospitals for professional care if you’re in Hanoi!

reviews of hospitals in Hanoi

New to Vietnam’s healthcare system? Don’t worry, we have you covered! We have collected some very detailed reviews about five international hospitals in Hanoi with a great reputation for you to bookmark in case of an emergency. Family Medical Practice Hanoi   Add: 298 Kim Ma Street, Van Phuc Compound, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi, Vietnam Hotline: (024) 3843 0748 Information: One …

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Helpful Vietnamese Phrases for Travelers

Vietnam is a worthwhile visiting country due to its picturesque landscapes, delicious food, hospitable people and low living cost. However, in the place where most of people can’t speak English, it’s best for you to learn some survival Vietnamese phrases to make the most of your trip in Vietnam. In this post, you will learn 60 useful phrases that will …

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Benefits of Investing in Vietnam

Since 2005, Vietnam’s Government has applied different incentives and support to investment from outside of Vietnam. The purpose is not only to stimulate foreign investment into Vietnam but also create a fair investment environment for both domestic and foreign investors. Nowadays, foreign investors can be entitled to comparable or even more and better investment incentives than those of domestic investors. …

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4 Types of Investment in Vietnam

Coming to Vietnam and putting lots of money on business are steps of a gamble which requires careful research. As a matter of fact, the research starts with how to invest in Vietnam, or in other words what are forms for investment in Vietnam. This question is not quite a key concern but should still be taken into account when …

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How to Protect Yourself from Scams, Cheats, Frauds in Vietnam

Travelers are always the innocent target of scammers, Vietnam is not an exception. To ensure your trip is not ruined by Vietnamese fraudsters, let’s take a look at our tips below before booking a ticket to Vietnam. Taxi scams   There are countless taxi companies in Vietnam and even more unregistered ones but you can rest assured on companies like …

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10 Most AUTHENTIC Vietnamese Souvenirs

When travelling to Vietnam, you should not miss a visit to the local market. It’s a chance to both step into local life and brings home some authentic Vietnam souvenirs. If you are not sure what to buy for loved ones after an amazing trip to Vietnam, here are some suggestions. 1. Áo dài (Ao Dai) Áo dài is known …

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5 favorite activities on Vietnamese New Year holiday

Tet (Lunar New Year holiday) is the biggest traditional holiday in Vietnam. It is also the most expected because this is get-together time for family and friends, especially to those who work away from their hometown. Below are the top five most preferable Tet’s activities Vietnamese people often do with their families. 1.  Watch firework show Like most countries around …

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Keep in Mind These Things before You Navigate Vietnam by Motorbike

Driving through Vietnam on a motorbike will be an adventure you won’t soon forget. To keep that adventure more about the fun and less about the frustration, there’s something you need to know before you go. The riders of motorbikes below 50cc are not required a driving license, hence, this type of motorbikes is only suitable for city riding. For …

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A Brief History of Traditional Vietnamese Ao Dai

The Vietnamese Ao Dai has seen significant evolution throughout the years and has been in the forefront of the fashion industry, as well as the subject of political reform and cultural identity since its first introduction in Nguyen dynasty. Before Nguyen dynasty The exact origin of ao dai is unknown; though, some affirmed that it was first seen around 38-42 AD and …

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