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Golfing in Vietnam - From North to South


Vietnam has been voted as the best tourism destination in Asia-Pacific for golfers in 2017 by Asia Golf. With more than 40 golf courses across the country, why not try golfing in Vietnam in your next vacation? What You Need to Know about Golfing in Vietnam Golf is not a popular sport in Vietnam like soccer or volleyball. But in recent years, with t...

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Major Cities in Vietnam


Have the time of your life with a motorbike tour in Ho Chi Minh City - the biggest city in Vietnam Vietnam has 63 provinces and municipal cities, in which 5 are municipal cities, and most of the provinces also have one or several cities under. Year after year, the number of cities increases due to the fast-paced urbanization. Each of which has its ...

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9 Mountains for Hiking and Trekking in Vietnam


Besides famous tourist sites in major cities like Hanoi, Da Nang, and Saigon, you should make a trip to hike or trek one of the beautiful mountains in Vietnam to immerse yourself in the beautiful scenery nature and to understand yourself better, break your limits and connect with your inner self through adventurous sports. When you travel in V...

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Rice Fields in Vietnam


The majestic views of rice fields in Vietnam Rice is a symbol of Vietnamese culture and cuisine. Rice fields are not only the key food suppliers for millions of people but also ideal destinations for photographers and nature lovers. Thanks to the diversity of types of terrain, there are different kinds of rice fields in Vietnam. While the lowlands ...

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Where are the Beaches in Ho Chi Minh City?


Blessed with a long coastline, of more than 3,000 km, Vietnam has long been famous for beautiful beaches with white, clear water and ideal weather for beachgoers to enjoy. Top names listed here are Sam Son, Lang Co, My Khe, Nhat Le, Da Nang, Nha Trang, Mui Ne, etc. And where are the beaches in Ho Chi Minh City? This blog is going to give you the an...

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36 Hours in Ho Chi Minh City


Known as the biggest and most populated city in Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City is not only the economic capital of the country but also a place that is full of excitement. If you only have 36 hours in Ho Chi Minh City, here is what you should do to make the most of your time visiting. And you are in for luck because you will be surrounded by the variety...

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Essential Tours in Saigon


Formerly known as Pearl of the Far East, Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) has long been a cultural, economic, and political center of Vietnam. Traveling to Saigon, you can see the high-rise buildings located close to the sanctuary, amusement parks, and crowded shopping centers, but also without the lack of ancient villas, traditional markets or museums th...

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A Guide to the Hidden Alleyways in Ho Chi Minh City


Ho Chi Minh usually surprises tourists with various city dynamics and charms. However, besides its hustle and bustle, there are some peaceful places where you can escape from the noise of a developing city: the hidden alleyways in Ho Chi Minh City. They hide among the crowded roads and skyscrapers, and the residents there have their own “culture” a...

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An Introduction to Vietnam’s Mountains


Coming to Vietnam, there are many things to do and many places to explore. We have serene and bustling cities for those who want to join in the energetic flow of the city or just want to immerse in the spirit of the place. We are blessed with beautiful rivers accompanied by friendly locals and the famous floating market. We also have gorgeous beach...

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Why We Love Ho Chi Minh City


Discover 8 reasons why we love Ho Chi Minh City as locals from the city Looking for good reasons to visit Ho Chi Minh City? Discover the most populous city in Vietnam from the locals' perspectives to see why people just love this city so much regardless of where they come from! Let’s begin our countdown! 1. Architecture in its best form The citysca...

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One-month Vietnam Itinerary


Some travelers plan to drop by Vietnam just for a short time but get mesmerized and decide to linger for months. Discover the charms of Vietnam as manifested in the North, South and Central regions with our guide to one-month Vietnam itinerary! In this ultimate plan we give you essential know-before-you-go tips, pick out the best places to go, the ...

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Amazing Views of Salt Fields in Vietnam


Vietnam has long been known for its white sandy beaches, tropical climate and such resilient and indigent people, all of which are indispensable constituents of the salt fields’ production across the country. The qualities of the Vietnamese workers, the industry of making salts are there for you to discover and especially, the stunning views of sal...

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Ho Chi Minh City Tour on Scooters


Ho Chi Minh City Tour on scooters or motorbikes is one of the best choices you can make. Most of the streets in the city are quite small and packed with a lot of private transportation, so using the scooter you can easily weaving through the traffic, and get to your destinations, whether they are on the opened streets or deep in zig-zag alleyways i...

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Old Pagoda in Ho Chi Minh: Giac Lam Pagoda


Each religion or sect in Vietnam has its main spiritual center as a gathering site for followers on special occasions. As far as Lam Te Zen, which is a Zen school of Buddhism, is concerned, Giac Lam Pagoda is considered the most important Lam Te Zen place in Southern Vietnam and it is now an attractive religious place to both locals and tourists. A...

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Day Tours from Phu My Port


Will your cruise be docking at Phu My Port in Vietnam for a day or two? Exciting, you are so near to the best place to experience Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City! Diverse cuisine, rich history, and mesmerizing landmarks, this city is a no-brainer when it comes to Vietnam travel.  A Brief Introduction of Phu My Port Phu My (pronounced Foo Me) port is...

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How to Spend a Long Weekend in Ho Chi Minh City


Traveling in Ho Chi Minh City can be one of the most interesting experiences in your life. Ho Chi Minh is a vibrant, busy city with many dynamic cultures. You may discover the extraordinary beauties and unique style of this city from your journey. How to Get to and around Ho Chi Minh City Powered by 12Go system   If you plan to visit Ho Chi Mi...

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Where to Go in Saigon Like a Local


As we all know, Ho Chi Minh City, often used interchangeably as Saigon by the locals, is the biggest city in Vietnam. It is not only an economic center but also a multicultural city. Therefore, it has always been an interesting destination for tourists all over the world. Super busy with millions of motorbikes, good food, and energetic are what peo...

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A Saigon Adventure on the Back of the Bike


As one of the top cities to visit in Vietnam, Saigon offers many tours around the city. One of which is a Saigon adventure on the back of the bike. What is this tour about and why you should try it? Find your answers in the guide below. Why You Should Do a Saigon Adventure on the Back of the Bike "Saigon" is what people, both locals, and foreigners...

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The Largest Fabric Market in Saigon - Soai Kinh Lam


The Soai Kinh Lam Market has long been famous for its offer of a large variety of textiles and fabrics in Saigon, so many tailors and designers within the city often visit this market to purchase their customers' favorite types of fabric. This is located in the busy Chinatown area, where daily business activities are always hustling. This is one of...

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Popular Night Clubs in Ho Chi Minh City


In recent years, Ho Chi Minh does not fail to disappoint in the nightlife entertainment scenes, especially with the numerous trendy sky bars and fancy night clubs popping up as a result of the city’s rapid development into a metropolitan. If you get a chance to visit this lively city, take some time to stop by some of these popular night club&...

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