Ho Chi Minh City rolls out seven new waterway tours
Domestic and foreign tourists to Ho Chi Minh City will have exciting experience discovering the beauty of local scenery as state-owned tour operator Saigontourist launched seven new waterway tours on September 28.
Your Viet Nam visa during an Indochina holiday
Touring Indochina is quite an adventure. Viet Nam, Laos and Cambodia have all had their problems during the second half of the 20th century but each of them has now…
Holiday at Viet Nam's best beaches
There’s a new show in town. There was a time when tourists thinking about a holiday near a pristine beach and a crystal clear blue sea though ‘’Caribbean’’, ‘’South Pacific’’,…
Viet Nam luxury tour at an affordable cost
Indochina began to attract travellers, often backpackers, some time ago. The wider tourism industry took a little longer but such is the quality of the experience, history, culture, cuisine, people and natural environment that it is no surprise that Viet Nam’s visitor numbers have been increasing year on year, and last year exceeded 10 million for the first time. There is something for everyone, and…
Essential guide to Viet Nam   (Sep 18, 2017)
Essential guide to Viet Nam
Viet Nam is a country that has a rich history and is one of the few countries in South East Asia with an economy that is on the up. Fantastic people, great food and plenty of things to see make this country a tourists hotspot for westerners who want to experience a culture that is so different to their own. Before one packs up their…
How to experience the culinary delights in Viet Nam
Viet Nam is a thin, long country that takes plenty of influences from its close neighbours (Cambodia, Laos and China). For instance noodle dishes served in the north of the country take influence from China. Also, when travelling north to south, the food as you progress south starts to become more rice-based and sweeter. A reason for this is the mighty Mekong Delta and warm…
Discover Ha Noi history with a walking tour of Ba Dinh
A walking tour will give participants the chance to discover the Ba Dinh area and the nearby French Colonial Quarter on September 17.
Experts at providing a visa service?
Why would you want to go through the procedure of trying to obtain a visa to Viet Nam when there is a professional service that can get you a cheap visa to Viet Nam simply by asking that service for help. The answer is almost every case is that you wouldn’t surely? If you go ahead independently, you will need to approach the Embassy or…
Viet Nam and Cambodia tours    (Sep 08, 2017)
Viet Nam and Cambodia tours
The idea that you can visit two countries in one holiday may seem impossible. Well, have you heard of the combined Viet Nam and Cambodia tours? It is the year where you get to have a feel of two countries with a rich history and epic adventure. Imagine the transition from an area with pristine beaches to one with ancient kingdoms and temples all over…
What to experience on Viet Nam cultural tours
Cultural tourism is fast becoming a very popular form of travel in Viet Nam for both domestic and foreign travellers. This type of tour is likely to include activities such as visiting ancient towns, festivals, markets and handicraft villages. A cultural tour of Viet Nam is certain to help learn more about the life of the local people, customs, and traditions.
Reasons why you should drop everything and visit Viet Nam
Visiting Viet Nam on a tour of SE Asia opens up plenty of travel possibilities, such as exploring UNESCO world heritage sites, drinking exquisite coffee, relaxing on incredible floating islands, and eating mouth-watering food.
Vietravel offers discounts for over 5,500 tours
Viet Nam Travel and Marketing Transport JSC (Vietravel) has announced it will offer discounts for more than 5,500 tours at the 13th International Travel Expo Ho Chi Minh City set to transpire at the Sai Gon Exhibition & Convention Centre on September 7-9.
5 useful tips for trekking in Sa Pa
If you are planning to travel to Northern Viet Nam, you should not miss a trekking adventure in Sa Pa. This region has breathtaking scenery with its sweeping mountain vistas, rice terraces, and local villages.
Is Viet Nam a safe travel destination?
If you are wondering whether it is safe to travel to Viet Nam - the answer is a definite Yes. Viet Nam is safe for the solo, group and family travellers. Similar to most popular tourist destinations there is the risk of petty theft or scams, but there is nothing serious to stop tourists booking one of the budget-friendly to luxury Viet Nam tour packages.
Southern Islands: Con Dao  and Phu Quoc
Phu Quoc and Con Dao islands are among the most inviting beach destinations in Viet Nam. The islands combine jungle-covered interiors with pristine beaches and easily reached from Ho Chi Minh City by air. However, the two islands are quite different in relation to character so likely to attract the different travellers.