Category Archives: Vietnam tourism

Hanoi and its lake

Co Ngu Street and West Lake

Hanoi has many lakes. My grandmother said that, when she was a little girl, she could meet many lakes on the way she went to school. You can also see that in many pictures of old Hanoi. Road by road, lake by lake. And those lakes used to be very big. My grand mom also

Experience rock climbing in Southeast Asia

Experience rock climbing in Laos

Rock climbing usually requires more than just one’s physical capabilities. While rock climbing can be highly exhausting, not only physically but also mentally, this activity is still described as rewarding, exhilarating and even life-changing by many adventurers. Coming to Southeast Asia, you are bound to experience some of the best international climbing destinations. You can

Explore the beauty of some markets in Ha Giang

Hoang Su Phi Sunday Market

Hoang Su Phi Sunday Market Held once a week on Sunday morning, Hoang Su Phi Market in Vinh Quang Town in Hoang Su Phi District, Ha Giang Province takes place along the main street stretching a few kilometers. Even though no one knows exactly how long the market has existed in the area, it has

Real taste of Vietnam

Pho Saigon

Not only geographical position, Vietnam’s cuisine also reflects this country’s contacts with other cultures over the centuries. In spite of many outside influences, Vietnamese cuisine has retained its distinctive characters. Thanks to a vast variety of fresh local ingredients, Vietnamese cuisine has formed its own flavors and nuances with amazingly contrasting colors and textures. Go

Son La Former Prison & Museum

You will be told these touching stories about the soldiers together with their in-prison activities

Preserving revolutionary remains and exhibiting precious objects introducing the cultural and historical traditions of the 12 ethnic minority groups living in Son La, Son La Former Prison and Museum is a place well worth your visit.if you interest please follow our relevant topic at Paloma cruise halong Once considered as a steel prison and a hell-on-earth

How to get to One Pillar Pagoda in Hanoi

One Pillar Pagoda

Built from wood based on a single stone pillar crafted into the shape of a lotus blossom and rebuilt several times, most recently in 1955 when the base was destroyed during the French evacuation, the little pagoda of the One Pillar Pagoda is now seen as the recreation and miniature of a huge ancient royal

Some things to keep in mind when travelling Hanoi in months

The quiet beauty of Hanoi in an autumn afternoon

The weather and scenic of Hanoi are strange so before visiting Hanoi, tourists should find out information of Hanoi for the time tourists intend to visit this beautiful destination. The weather of Hanoi is divided into four seasons during 12 months around the year. Visiting Hanoi in each month will bring different experiences to tourists.

Vietnamese cuisine at Tet holiday

Banh Chung- the symbol of Vietnamese cuisine at Tet holiday

In Vietnam, Tet holiday is a special occasion when every member of family gather to wish for happiness, luck and health. Despite the development of economy and society, the change of lifestyle, Tet holiday still remains unchanged in the heart of Vietnamese people. Vietnamese cuisine at Tet holiday is always a beauty in traditional culture

Moc Chau plateau in the wild cabbage flowers season

Picturesque scenery in wild cabbage flower season

Moc Chau Plateau, which is situated in Son La province, on a limestone plateau with an average altitude of 1000m over sea level, at a distance of 200 kilometers from the north-west of Hanoi, is very famous for its tea gardens, green pastures and dairy farms. Together with the main climate of the plateau, the

Vietnam weather in December

Vietnam weather in December

For Vietnamese people, December is the most awaited month. During December, all people from old to young engage themselves to prepare for the upcoming Tet festival in mid-January or February. On the other hand, the weather is distinct from south to north. Indochina holidays The average temperature in the north drops to 19°C and during