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Travel Blog: First Time to Sapa

In November 2017 my friend came to visit me in Hanoi and we figured it would be a great opportunity to visit Sapa, as we both were keen on exploring that part of Vietnam. Here is our story. Our initial plan was to go by motorbike but since the distance was longer than anticipated we looked into other options, such …

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Travia and Useful Tips about Fansipan

Fansipan is called “the roof of Indochina”, the highest peak in Indochina as well as in Vietnam with a height of 3143m. The mountain belongs to Hoang Lien Son range, located 9km away from Sapa town on the southwest. There are up to 1680 species of flora, some of them are precious and 327 fauna species. Fansipan and Hoang Lien …

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9 Things to Know before Visitting Sapa

As one of the best destinations in north Vietnam along with Ha Long Bay, Hanoi and Ha Giang, Sapa has so much to offer. There are nine of the things you will need to know before heading to this lovely town of Lao Cai, Vietnam. How to get there There are to way to get to Sapa – by bus …

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Flower by Season and Region in Vietnam

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Travelling around the world to see the flower is the dream of many travellers. However, the time of the nicest blossoms varies by region. If you wish to enjoy the most beautiful flower seasons in Vietnam, this post will help you create a perfect travel plan. Hanoi – Hoa sua (Milk Flower) Hanoi has various kinds of flower but hoa …

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Sky View of Vietnam

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Vietnam is a small country but possesses spectacular and diverse landscapes from South to North. What interests me is that not the government but the individuals are the ones bringing Vietnam’s beauty to the world. It’s not frequent to see a quality clip of Vietnam made by tourism department but people sometimes get excited with amazing clips captured Vietnam’s landscapes …

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Project “Vietnam is awesome” by Zoomations

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Zoomations (established in 2013) is a group of young Vietnamese film-makers who are passionate about travelling. The groups have travelled across the country and captured a dramatic landscape of each place they visited. Not keep the photos for themselves, these young people decided to start a non-profit project “Vietnam is awesome” to share clips on country’s landscape with the purpose …

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Ham Rong Mountain, wonderful flower garden in Sa Pa

Not only is the most perfect location to view Sa Pa, but Ham Rong Mountain is also a royal garden with a collection of different flower types blooming throughout the year. Ham Rong Mountain is one of the most popular attractions in Sa Pa. Owing to be at the heart of the town, behind Sa Pa stone cathedral, anyone travelling to Sa Pa …

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Sa Pa travel in winter weather

A holiday in Sa Pa on a cool day of late autumn is always a good suggestion for visitors who love the exotic natural landscape of beautiful highland. The wintry weather in Hanoi in late autumn seems to be not favourable but it is very ideal to travel to Sapa. Sa Pa is a popular tourist attraction in Northern region …

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10 most highly-priced hotels in Vietnam

If you are planning a luxurious holiday in Vietnam, the following hotels may be a good reference.  Evason Hideaway The most expensive hotel is Evason Hideaway, a 5-star hotel in Ninh Van bay, just 15 minute boat ride away from Nha Trang. Evason Hideaway has 54 villas constructed by paved roads, beautiful beaches with blue sea, white sand and majestic …

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