Rate our ReviewsFor many of us reading this post, the brutal war that lingered in Vietnam for two tumultuous decades (from 1955 to 1975), is what we know only as the Vietnam War. It’s what our textbooks have officially entitled it, what the multitude of movies like Full Metal Jacket, The Deer Hunter, Platoon and […]
Rate our ReviewsThe night train to Lau Cai was interesting, to say the least…It transpired my 3-night package did not give me the privilege of a sleeper carriage marked ‘T’ for ‘Tourist’ and ‘T’ for Terrific? I walked passed enviously and climbed into my own carriage with the locals. ‘L’ for ‘Local’ and ‘Limited’? So […]
Rate our ReviewsThe distinguishable, red flag of Vietnam fluttered with the breeze on our traditional sailing boat. We were waiting, part of a large fleet on a major expedition to find new lands. A whistle in the distance was blown, then we were off. As our boat slowly sailed towards hundreds of rock formations, I […]
Rate our ReviewsThe Mekong Delta – Those two words probably evoke one of the most powerful images of Vietnam… Forget scooter frenzied Saigon and ethereal Halong Bay; instead picture women in conical hats, gently coasting through lush mangroves, one oar dipping into opaque waters, and you will feel like you have stepped into the pages […]
Rate our ReviewsMost people love Halong Bay, Vietnam and get visually drunk, as it is enormous to observe. It features natural and scenic attractions that are first class. Natural limestone formations walk with crystal clear, blue water that is very suitable to swim or snorkel all year.