February 14th, 2018

Pho is a highly popular Vietnamese dish which might as well be a tourist attraction in itself. Anyone who visits the country is sure to have “Pho eating” or “Pho tasting” in his or her itinerary. A...

October 14th, 2016

In Northwest Vietnam, lying close to the Chinese border, a frontier town and district known as SaPa is considered one of the major excursion routes from Hanoi because of its breathtaking landscapes,...

July 30th, 2014

Hoi An offers a number of interesting places to visit:

July 25th, 2014

Vietnam may be a mix of different cultures and traditions, but Confucianism and Buddhism are among the strongest influence in the lives of its people. As filial reverence is the primary duty of all...

June 25th, 2013

The Central Highlands is a hot spot for tourists, local and foreign alike. With its mountainous streets, rugged terrain, howling winds, foggy towns, night markets, various ethnic groups, dense...

Stories & Tales
June 25th, 2013

Once upon a time, there lived a beautiful girl named Tấm. She was very young when her mother died. But despite her mother’s absence, Tấm was a very happy girl since her father, who loved her dearly,...

Cathrinka | February 15th, 2018

For the coming weekend, the first real cold wave this winter is announced. In Hanoi and the surrounding area, temperatures are expected to drop below 10 degrees at night. Cathrin’s Facebook...

Cathrinka | January 15th, 2018

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