Category: Vietnam

Hill Tribes in Northern Vietnam

Population estimates of the diverse groups of ethnic minorities in the far north of Vietnam range widely, mainly because these independent and often elusive minority groups defy census takers’ clipboards. Including disparate groups in the Central Highlands, the current estimate…

Introductions of The Northern Highlands in Vietnam

The far north is where the rubber meets the road for hardcore adventure junkies. If you were born to be wild, take your own Minsk motorbike; if you weren’t, go with a jeep and driver. This site is broken into two…

The Best Time to Visit Vietnam

Think Vietnam and you might imagine a steamy jungle and hot sun and you’d be mostly right. But even though Vietnam is tropical, you’ll find a real range, from chilly mountaintops and cool highland areas to sun-drenched coastline and, yes,…

Who are Vietnamese ?

Over 90% of Vietnamese people are Viet, or Kinh, people, descendants of the indigenous race, but with the many violent and migratory incursions over the centuries, as well as the southward expansion of Vietnamese territory into Cambodia, modern Vietnamese are…

Vietnamese Traditional Drinks & Beverages

You can find tea, whiskey, beer, coffee, delicious shakes, and fruit juices – hot or cold, sweet or mellowing anywhere in Vietnam. Don’t miss any of cool drinks and beverages during your Vietnam vacation. Tea | Tra Hot tea |…

The Most Popular Dishes of Vietnam Cuisine

Vietnamese are very hospitable, and there’s a good chance you’ll be invited to eat with a local family or join a Vietnamese group at a restaurant you don’t want to pass up the opportunity if it presents itself. Popular Dishes…

The Best Luxury Accommodations in Vietnam

InterContinental Hanoi Westlake With rounded villas dotted around West Lake and a chic outdoor bar overlooking the water, this new resort is a perfect escape from the city. Sofitel Metropole Hanoi The best hotel in Vietnam for luxury, service, style,…

The Best of the Outdoors Activities in Vietnam

Kayaking in Halong Bay Often in conjunction with luxury cruises, kayaking in Halong Bay means going through low caves at low tide to get to the collapsed center of huge limestone and volcanic rings, where walls of jungle 4 vegetation…

The Best Beaches of Vietnam

Nha Trang Beach Vietnam’s Ocean is very crowded in the summertime with domestic tourists, but it’s a great escape. The city has a few worthy sights otherwise a cluttered market town but there are some great new resorts and the…