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Why You Should Not Give Money to Beggars in Vietnam


Beggars are particularly common in big cities and touristy areas in Vietnam like Ho Chi Minh City or Hanoi. And much as you pity them and want to be of help, please know that there are reasons why giving them money isn’t the best way to go about solving the problem. Reasons Why You Should Not Give Money to Beggars in Vietnam You can spot beggars in...

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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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What Vietnam is Known for

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There are many things Vietnam is famous for besides it being a Southeast Asian country and a top worth-visiting place due to its ancient history, diverse culture, and quintessential natural landscapes. Check out our list of What Vietnam is Known for and our suggestions for your Vietnam travel. 1. Vietnam War Also known as the Second Indochina War, ...

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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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What to Know about Motorbike Rental Places in Ho Chi Minh City


Vietnam is one of the nations with a large number of two-wheelers, you can see numerous scooters, motorbikes, and motorcycles, especially in Ho Chi Minh City with more than 7 million registered motorbikes. To those who want to experience a freestyle adventure, exploring Vietnam on a motorbike would be an interesting choice. With abundant motor...

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Vietnamese Grilled Dishes


Vietnamese cuisine is so fascinating that many tourists have come a long way for Vietnam to enjoy the food here, and Vietnamese grilled dishes are no exceptions. Vietnamese food is usually prepared traditionally, that is less dependent on the intense spices and focuses more on healthy herbs that contain fewer calories. In fact, traditional Vietname...

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Travel in Vietnam Tips


Traveling in Vietnam can be a real challenge for visitors, especially the ones that have never experienced the tropical climate and did not grow up in Eastern culture. As long as you are well-prepared with all the Vietnam travel tips, your trip would definitely be enjoyable. Breathtaking landscapes, diverse cuisine, and cultural variety are waiting...

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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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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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Booking a Foodie Scooter Tour in Saigon? Read Our Precautions


Are you a foodie traveler? Saigon will be your perfect destination. Hopping on a scooter and trying the variety of foods around the city will be the highlight of your whole trip. If you still have doubts when booking a foodie scooter tour in Saigon, read our precautions and prepare for the delightful trip. Precautions before Booking a Foodie Scoote...

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French Quarter Hotels in Ho Chi Minh City


Traveling to Ho Chi Minh City, a former French colony, you will have the opportunity to discover beautiful destinations and unique cuisines of the friendly Vietnamese. This city is rapidly developing with many hotels and tourism services to accommodate international visitors. In this edition of our Vietnam travel guide, specifically, you can find a...

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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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Ho Chi Minh Private Tour Guide


Signing up on a Ho Chi Minh private tour is a great chance for you to discover Ho Chi Minh City at your own time and itinerary. You can request to customize tours exclusively for you with i Tour Vietnam by writing to us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or leaving your questions down here in the comment. i Tour Vietnam's Private Tou...

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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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Should I Travel in Saigon on a Motorbike?


Known as a bustling, contemporary city, Saigon does not fail to amaze visitors with how crowded it is. With an estimated population of 8.3 million people, it is home to 7.4 million motorbikes. And as the motorbike is the most popular means of transportation in the country, it is hard to walk along a street without seeing one. First introduced ...

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What $1 Can Buy in Vietnam


Have ever thought of going shopping with only $1 (US dollar)? In Vietnam, with each dollar, you can exchange for about VND 23,000 as of July 2018. With this amount of money, you are definitely able to purchase a few necessities: 2 bottles of water 1 bottle/can of beer or soft drinks 1 serving of street foods like Banh trang tron, sticky rice, ...

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An Introduction to Ho Chi Minh City


Most tourists traveling to Vietnam always add Ho Chi Minh City (region code: 028) to their bucket list. The impressions of travelers when they come to the 300-year-old city are the abundant choices of delicious street foods and the millions of motorbike madness zooming around the city. Here are some facts about Ho Chi Minh City that you s...

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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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Vietnam Travel Information

Check out the necessary information for traveling to Vietnam

First Time in Vietnam

To Pack List for Vietnam

Major Cities in Vietnam

Family & Elderly Travel

LGBT Travel

Vietnam Festivals and Holidays

Best Vietnamese Dishes

UNESCO World Heritage in Vietnam

Vietnamese Culture

Religions in Vietnam

Ethnicities in Vietnam

Tipping in Vietnam

Best Dishes to Try in Vietnam

20 Must-try Vietnamese Dishes

Unusual Foods to Try in Vietnam

Street Food in Vietnam

Vietnamese Grilled Dishes

Rice Dishes in Vietnam

Pho Dishes in Vietnam

Traveling to and within Vietnam

Airport Arrival Tips at Tan Son Nhat International Airport (Ho Chi Minh)

Airport Arrival Tips at Noi Bai International Airport (Hanoi)

Major Airports in Vietnam

Taking Trains in Vietnam

Bringing Your Own Vehicles to Vietnam

Bringing Your Pets to Vietnam

How to Take Motorbike Taxis

Taking a Ferry in Vietnam

Renting a Car in Vietnam

Vietnam Visa, SIM Cards, and WiFi

Visa Info & Where to Buy Sim Cards

Traveling with Wifi in Vietnam

Vietnam Travel Safety Tips

Travel Insurance

Is it Safe to Drink Tap Water?

How to Avoid Mosquitoes

Food Safety in Vietnam

Getting Vaccinations

Wearing Face Masks in Vietnam

Can Tourists Drive in Vietnam?

How to Avoid Scams

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