Tag: Northwest Highlights in Vietnam

Ethnic Minorities in Mai Chau

The Thai Collectively, the Thai belong to the Austro-Asiatic language family and specifically to the Tay-Thai language group. Their ancestors migrated south from southern China at an early date and had set up numerous petty kingdoms in the region as…

Sapa – The Places of Interest

Ham Rong Mountain Tourist Area Ham Rong Mountain Tourist AreaLocation: Pho Ham Rong, Thi tran Sapa, Huyen Sapa, Lao Cai Opening hours: 7am-6pm daily Ham Rong or ‘Dragon’s Jaw’ Mountain, on which Sa Pa’s radio transmitter is situated, is located…

History of Sapa

Originally the site of a Black H’mong settlement, Sapa first came to the attention of the French in 1901. A military garrison arrived two years later and named their camp Sapa after a nearby market known as Sapa, which was…

Sapa Restarants

Sapa Food Market Location: Thi tran Sapa, Huyen Sapa, Lao Cai Opening hours: 6am-10pm daily Traders have so far shunned the gleaming new space built for them next to Sapa Tourist Information Centre, preferring to carry on doing business along…

Beauty of Moc Chau Highland in Early Morning

Moc Chau is well-known for the white flower field, the endless tea plantation or forest of white plum flowers. But few people know how beautiful Moc Chau is at dawn. Extra reading about Hanoi Tours, Hoi An Tours or Dalat Tours.

Photos Albums of Northwest Vietnam in Flooding Season

On the occasion of June, when the summer rains cooling the northwestern mountains is the time for beginning of a new season. It is also time for terraces fields in Yen Bai become exotic. For more informations and tours in Vietnam,…

Lang Son Travel Tips, Vietnam Attractions

The city of Lang Son is connected to Hanoi by a broad, flat highway, and is more or less a sleepover stop after the stunning ride from Cao Bang, before you make your way back to the capital. Dining and…

Discovery Bac Can, Northwest Highlights in Vietnam

About a 6 hour ride past the Hanoi airport north on Route 3, and north of Thai Nguyen, you’ll pass through some areas of terraced rice farming that are a harbinger of the stunning mountainous scenery to come. From the…