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31

Top Places for Students to Visit on Holidays in Vietnam

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Vietnam, with its economic potential, fertile grounds, friendly people, and, most importantly, picturesque views, everyone is enticed to visit this country.Covid-19 has forced us to stay at home and take care of ourselves. However, it is impossible to remain indoors for a long time, especially when you are a student. Vietnam is a land of striking l...
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Jul
28

Top Travel Destinations in Vietnam during the Tet Holiday

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Vietnamese New Year or Tet is the most festive holiday in Vietnam that spans up to seven days. During this time, many people will make travel plans to reunite with their friends and family. Even though it is known to be quite hectic to travel during the Tet holiday, being able to experience Vietnam and its culture during its liveliest time of the y...
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Jan
26

How Hanoi Celebrates Tet (2021)

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Vietnamese New Year (Tet or Tet Nguyen Dan) is celebrated on the first day of the Lunar calendar's first month, which translates to somewhere between January and February on the Gregorian calendar. The celebration can typically last for up to seven days, making it the most extended holiday celebration in Vietnamese culture. In 2021 (Year of the Ox)...
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Jan
13

How to Celebrate 2021 Tet Holiday in Vietnam Safely

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The annual most prominent holiday in Vietnam - Tet Holiday - will happen from the 10th-16th of February 2021. Due to the current situation of the pandemic, celebrating the Vietnamese New Year will never be the same as safety becomes the top priority. This article will cover how the year of Ox will be welcomed in Vietnam with the most fun and carefu...
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Jan
13

How Ho Chi Minh City Celebrates Tet (2021)

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Vietnamese New Year, or commonly referred to as Tet (short for Tet Nguyen Dan), is the most celebrated holiday in Vietnamese culture. The holiday's celebration falls on the first day of Lunar New Year, which is usually between January and February of the Gregorian calendar. In 2021 (Year of the Ox), Tet will be celebrated from February 10th - 16th....
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Dec
22

Thanh Da Island - Saigon’s Peaceful Hideaway

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Among Saigon's rapid urbanization, there exists a hidden island not so far from the center of a bustling metropolis. Thanh Da Island can be seen as a sort of rural oasis given that it can become an escape from the atmosphere of a crowded active city. The island is located just 8km from the center of District 1, Saigon’s downtown area, and is access...
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Dec
12

How to Spend a Weekend in Da Lat

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If you find yourself struggling with the humidity and heat of Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, and Hoi An, why not consider a trip to Da Lat? Set in the country’s Central Highlands, the temperatures are much more manageable here, and it feels fresh.There’s more to Da Lat than favorable temperatures. The town is popular among domestic and international tour...
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Dec
14

5 Things You Can Strike off Your Bucket List by Visiting Da Lat

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Though not as well-known as the other economic hubs of Vietnam, Da Lat is steadily growing in popularity in recent years, thanks to the new wave of travelers hoping to experience Vietnam outside the metropolises. Before you book that Airbnb Vacation rentals in Da Lat, Vietnam, here are 5 reasons why Da Lat should be on everybody’s bucket list.See D...
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Dec
11

Luxury Retreats in Vietnam

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Vietnam has been ranked highly as one of the top holiday destinations globally and is continuing to draw more visitors each year. This is due to a combination of its authentic culture, pristine landscapes, and modern cities. With this increase in visitors and economic growth, the number of boutique hotels and ultraluxe resorts is quickly growing. F...
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Dec
11

Christmas and New Year's Eve in Vietnam during COVID-19

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December, the most joyful month of the year, has come and all you want to think about are probably presents and the holidays. Yet, as we’re fighting against a vicious global pandemic, celebrations this year will be your most unique one ever. In this article, we’re going to update you on how Vietnam is controlling the pandemic and ways that you and ...
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Oct
11

Can I Travel to Vietnam Now?

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VIETNAM'S CURRENT SITUATION(Last update: October 2021)After a few months long of battling against the surge of the Delta-variant cases, Vietnam has finally gained some control to prevent the virus outbreak within the community. Although around 5,000 cases are recorded every day nationwide, the vast majority of them are safely quarantined and treate...
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Dec
07

Kayaking Hotspots in Vietnam

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Over the years, kayaking has quickly become one of the most popular and engaging ways to explore the natural landscapes of Vietnam. You can explore magnificent rivers and lakes as well as the coastal sea of Vietnam by gently paddling along the currents while immersing yourself in your surroundings.Read on to discover some of the best places for kay...
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Jul
28

Where to Spend Christmas and New Year’s Eve in Hanoi

where-to-spend-christmas-and-new-years-eve-in-hanoi Trang Tien Plaza, Hanoi
Traditionally, Christmas is not seen as a public holiday in Vietnam. Even though Catholicism is one of the major religions in Vietnam, it took a long time for Christmas to be celebrated widely and publicly due to the complications of religious practice during the Vietnam War. Likewise, New Year's Eve is not a long-established tradition as the Lunar...
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Nov
26

Wildlife Tours in Vietnam

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With naturally blessed geographic features and favorable climate, Vietnam ranks among the top countries with high biological diversity. Vietnam’s terrains range from mangrove swamps, vast flatlands, dense forests, and impressive mountain ranges, not to mention more than 3000 km of coastline. The types of flora and fauna originating and habiting Vie...
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Nov
25

Hidden Gem Locations in Vietnam

hidden-gem-locations-in-vietnam Lung Cu Commune, Ha Giang, Vietnam
Within the past few years, Vietnam’s popularity as a holiday destination has risen exponentially. It is a given that highly renowned tourist destinations such as Ha Long Bay, Hue, and Hoi An are becoming increasingly popular with large crowds. Fortunately, Vietnam’s long-stretching landscapes still hold plenty of hidden locations that have yet to b...
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Jul
28

Ethical Travel in Vietnam

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As Vietnam’s tourism industry continues to grow with every passing year, it is more important than ever for travelers to think about their impact on the country. This means being aware of how tourism can affect the environment as well as the local communities and their culture. Travelers can make a conscious effort to travel responsibly and mindful...
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Nov
24

Bai Tu Long Bay - Is It Worth Visiting?

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Northeast of the worldwide famous Halong Bay is Bai Tu Long Bay - a hidden gem yet to be popularized in Vietnam for those who prefer an escape from the city noises and hustles. Bai Tu Long Bay inherited Halong Bay’s wild and magnificent beauty, yet distinguished itself from the latter by carrying a more reserved, quaint vibe. Let’s see what the Bay...
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Nov
29

Vietnam's Best Cuisines by Province

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Vietnam has 63 provinces in total, and each area bears a distinctive culture and history. We believe that the best way to learn about an area’s lifestyle is to explore its signature cuisines, as not only is it incredibly appetizing, but you can learn about the background stories over the years that are condensed into one flavorful dish. Here is the...
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Nov
21

Cloud-Hunting in Vietnam - Where You Must Go

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Vietnam has long been praised for its stunning beaches and the thousand-year-old culture, but it is also a well-known fact that 3/4 of the country is mountains and hills. This unique geographic terrain creates not only distinctive weather conditions in the mountainous regions but also impressive landscapes.Going cloud-hunting in Vietnam is by and l...
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Nov
21

Spas and Massages in Hanoi

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When you’re tired out by all the fun activities during the day or when it’s the rainy season in Hanoi so you can’t explore the outside world, taking a trip to the best spas and massages in Hanoi is worthwhile. In recent years, Vietnam’s capital city spas and massages scene has changed rapidly, with various new stores, especially in the Old Quarter....
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