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Hoi An Travel Guide

We are not exaggerating when we say that Hoi An is the most attractive destination in Vietnam.  Located in Quang Nam province, in the lower section of Thu Bon river, and just 30 kilometres away from Da Nang city, Hoi An has everything to become the star of tourism in Middle Vietnam. The town is enriched with both natural and …

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Vietnam World Heritage Sites

Among hundreds of tourist landscapes spreading through from north to south, Vietnam has 8 of them that are World Heritage Sites recognized by UNESCO as of 2016. These sites are valuable and special of cultural and physical significance with the country’s ethnically and natural properties. Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park Phong Nha – Ke Bang is located at …

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4 Hot-pot Dishes from The Mekong Delta

Thanks to nice treat from nature, farmers in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta are granted a widely varied range of special food. Combing the natural ingredients, locals have created tasty and delicious dishes that can be found elsewhere. Tourists coming there in water rising season can have chance to experience the dishes such as a hot pot of linh fish served with …

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Vietnamese Folk Arts

Together with traditional folk games, Vietnamese folk arts have taken an important role in preserving and promoting Vietnamese cultural identity. Related: Vietnam Classic Movies Water puppetry Water puppetry comes from North Vietnam. This is a famous folk-art which is dated back to the 11th century. Villagers often performed water puppetry on occasions like festivals, lunar New Year, ceremonies… at the village’s …

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Vietnam Tets and Holidays

Beside Tet Nguyen Dan as known as Lunar New Year, Vietnam has other dozen of traditional Tets, not to mention historical celebrations and holidays…. However, only 1/3 of them are public holidays when everyone gets the days off work. Traditional Tets: Tet Nguyen Dan – Lunar New Year Culturally, Tet Nguyen Dan is the most important event of the whole …

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Vietnamese Traditional Houses

House to each Viet is something more than a place to live. It’s where the childhood memories of one person belonged to, where to find peace and happiness with our loved ones and the foundation to build our future. Outside of Hanoi: Ancient Villages Vietnam has a long-aged agriculture culture which requires a self-supplying system of villages. Unlike nomads, settlers …

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Gia Lai Travel Guide

Visiting the Central Highlands at the same time means that you can’t miss Gia Lai as one of your destinations. Talking of Gia Lai we talk about the blue Sea Lake in Pleiku which has been compared to the eyes of a young girl many times; about the scent of a highland coffee cup; and cultural festivals of highland ethnic …

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Kon Tum Travel Guide

Located in the north of Central Highlands, Kon Tum province is on the junction of Indochina. Kon Tum shares border with Laos and Cambodia and most of the province is high mountains of Truong Son range. Many rivers pass through this district such as Cai river, Se San River and Ba river. The capital city has the same name as …

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Ba Be Lake Travel Guide

Ba Be Lake deserves the name people have given to it – a pearl of northeast Vietnam. Just like a great escape to the land of opportunity, you can’t imagine what is waiting for you. Ba Be Lake is just like that, despite how much you try to picture the place; in the end, Ba Be will appear totally different. …

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Railway System in Vietnam

Besides bus, the train is the perfect choice to travel Vietnam from North to South. After 30 years of war, the rail line connected Hanoi to Saigon was re-opened on day 31st of December 1976. The event marked a new period of peace and developing for the country. Nowadays, the 1730km long system of the “North-South Reunification Line” has become …

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