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Hoi An – Back to The Past

A city with a historic layer of hundreds of years, today we will take a look at a more authentic and vintage Hoi An. Let’s go back to the Past! Sa Huynh civilization briefly started in Hoi An from 2nd century, followed by a thriving Champa culture from then to 15th century. These civilizations were the foundation of the flourishing …

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Moc Chau – The Dreamy Plateau

Moc Chau is located in Son La province and known as one of the best destinations in north Vietnam for its unreal scenic landscape. Moreover, Moc Chau is also identified with a rich culture of the ethnic minorities and friendliness of locals. Moc Chau plateau is also home to 12 ethnic minorities including Thai and H’Mong are most popular with …

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Are Vietnamese People Really Tourist-sensitive?

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On the following of the incident happened in late July where a bus driver’s assistant of Viet Nhat Travel (Nha Trang) forced two female foreign passengers to leave the bus, part of which was recorded on mobile phone by a Taiwanese tourist who also took the same bus, we have received mixed opinions on the topic. In majority, many shared …

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A Guide to Co To Island

Co To archipelago belongs to Quang Ninh province, is one of the most beautiful destinations of north Vietnam. Co To Island is 22 kilometres from land and can only be reached by boats. The archipelago including the biggest island Big Co To and many other smaller islands has an old name “Chang Son” which means Chang mountain, an anchoring place …

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Which Islands in Vietnam You can Visit without Permission?

Out of over two thousands of islands along the coast of Vietnam, a handful of them have great potentials to develop tourism, yet only some of those foreign tourists can visit without a permit. Vietnam government is little too serious about security even in most recent years. There is a military post in almost all big island, inhabited or uninhabited. …

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First Time Trying Durian – What was Your Reaction?

Our newly posted video has become a hot topic on Facebook just over the night. These two foreign friends were treated with the famous native Southeast Asia fruit – durian by a local and even more thrilling, they haven’t tried it before, like ever. And their reactions, as shown in the video below, were quite hilarious. 3 night makets in …

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Go Off-the-beaten-track in Pu Luong

If someone asks me whether Thanh Hoa is a great place to travel, it wouldn’t be an easy yes or no. For first-time travellers to Vietnam, Thanh Hoa is NOT an option because it doesn’t have any major tourist site, except for the world heritage Ho Citadel which is promoted rather poorly. Thanh Hoa has a beach, but Sam Son …

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How to Buy The Best Couture Clothing in Hoi An

One of the things that make Hoi An a famous tourist destination worldwide is the skilful tailors. Making clothes is not a new business here; in fact, you can trace the origin of the practice of this craft dated back to generations ago. Not just the women, the craftsmen in Hoi An are the masters who can copy any designs …

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Kitesurfing in Mui Ne

Vietnam has some best spots for kitesurfing. One of which is even claimed as the ‘hub’ of kitesurfers in the whole Asia – Mui Ne has 230 days with winds over 12 knots, lot of beaches, sunlight and sands. Mui Ne is also one of the most famous tourist destinations in Vietnam with stunning scenery and rich Champa cultural influence. …

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