A Two-Week Travel Itinerary to Vietnam

From richly historical sites and colonial French heritage buildings, to idyllic boat trips and laidback beaches, this two-week travel itinerary to Vietnam takes in classic sights and off the beaten track experiences and destinations.
   31/05/2018 15:50

Vietnam's big and loud holiday in 10 pictures

Huge crowds mobbed the country's top tourist destinations over the weekend.
   04/05/2018 10:26

5 reasons to touch down in Vietnam this summer

Summer is here and holidaymakers are rolling up their sleeves with travel ideas. Here are five reasons why Vietnam is worth having on your itinerary.
   27/04/2018 14:08

Best time to visit Vietnam

The best time to visit Vietnam is spring (February to April) and autumn (August to October). The temperatures are more moderate and rainfall is lighter. In spring, March and April have the lowest rainfall across all destinations and temperatures are pleasant, though still cool in the far north.
   11/04/2018 17:23

Top 4 most beautiful flowers in Sapa

Sapa’s climate is cool, and therefore, besides Da Lat, this land is a place where you can find one of the most beautiful flower kingdoms of Vietnam. Sapa flowers bloom four seasons a year. Each season, there will be one or two seasonal Sapa flowers blooming gorgeously.
   30/03/2018 15:01

Hoi An Old Town

Hoi An, once a major Southeast Asian trading post in the 16th and 17th centuries, is basically a living museum that houses old-town architecture.
   21/03/2018 16:24

6 Best Activities in Da Nang

The best activities in Da Nang offer a new perspective of the bustling coastal town for travellers of any age, personality and lifestyle.
   20/03/2018 10:17

Central Post Office in Ho Chi Minh City

The Central Post Office in Ho Chi Minh is a beautifully preserved remnant of French colonial times and perhaps the grandest post office in all of Southeast Asia.
   16/03/2018 10:09

Adventure Lover? Here’s Why Your Next Trip Should Be in Vietnam

I didn’t set out to become a professional athlete in Vietnam, it just sort of happened.
   14/03/2018 16:51

All aboard Vietnam’s Reunification Express

A vital lifeline in war and peace, Vietnam’s 1000-mile long North-South Railway provides an all-in encounter with the country’s incredible beauty, people and history.
   07/02/2018 17:01

Notre Dame Cathedral in Ho Chi Minh

Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, built in the late 1880s by French colonists, is one of the few remaining strongholds of Catholicism in the largely Buddhist Vietnam.
   16/01/2018 15:11

How to live like a Local in Ho Chi Minh City

Lonely Planet Local James Pham has lived in Ho Chi Minh City for six years. Born in Vietnam but raised in the US, James ostensibly returned to HCMC (aka Saigon) to rediscover his roots but in reality eats a massive amount of street food. Puttering about on his scooter, he spends his days searching out whatever the next 'best’ thing is.
   10/01/2018 15:29

The 10 best places for women to travel alone

Female travelers share some of the best places they've been to by themselves. Europe is full of countries that are some of the best places for women to travel alone. Latin American countries, like Costa Rica and Panama, are also great options.
   04/01/2018 14:35

7 places to get off the tourist trail in Vietnam

The verdant limestone stacks of Ha Long Bay and the bustling streets of Hanoi are well established (and essential) stops along Vietnam’s tourist trail.
   28/12/2017 16:03

Sapa Travel Guide

Sapa is a mountainous town in Northen Vietnam where you write poem, have your cameras on for most of your time, cheer over a community wine pot, learn to appreciate indigenous culture or just to escape Hanoi heat and city noise.
   21/12/2017 17:12

A Lifelong Love Affair with Vietnamese Coffee, from San Jose to Hanoi

Coffee isn't a traditionally Vietnamese drink, but its unique preparation there can form a lasting sensory impression.
   11/12/2017 15:44

Best tourist attractions near Da Nang

Da Nang often serves as a hub for travellers looking to explore more of Central Vietnam.
   01/12/2017 16:02

Phong Nha - Ke Bang, National Park – a fabulous Heaven Land

The Nature which has awarded Vietnam a fabulous Wonder with grandiose green tropical jungles, nice & mysterious caves & grottoes, and the Asia’s oldest limestone mountains, etc. is Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.
   02/11/2017 15:13

5 best beaches near Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City is adjacent to Vung Tau sea city, from where one can depart to other beaches with ease. Here are five recommendable beaches at close proximity to the city that involves a maximum of 4 hour traveling.
   26/10/2017 15:59

10 best places for cycling in Vietnam

Vietnam is well-known for its diverse nature, ranging from vast rice paddies to long coastline of mesmerizing beaches and enormous mountains after mountains.
   18/10/2017 16:00