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Top 10 most beautiful rice fields in Vietnam

Top 10 most beautiful rice fields in Vietnam When you talk about the most beautiful landscapes in Vietnam, you think of the beautiful rice terraces that lie on beautiful mountains. With hundreds of years of experience in rice production, Vietnamese farmers, especially those who live in the northern...

Erhai Lake in Dali – One of the Most Beautiful Lakes in China

Erhai Lake in Dali – One of the Most Beautiful Lakes in China Geographical Location Erhai is situated at 1,972 metres (6,470 ft) above sea level. In size, the North-South length of the lake is 40 kilometres (25 mi) and the East-West width is roughly 7–8 kilometres (4.3–5.0 mi). Its area is...

The Top 10 Things to Do in Lijiang

The Top 10 Things to Do in Lijiang 1. Take a Stroll in Lijiang Ancient Town   Lijiang Ancient Town is famous for its traditional ethnic culture and customs, charming buildings, and the stunning natural views. The old town, the old buildings, the narrow cobbled pedestrian streets, and small...

The Li River in Guilin and Yangshuo – China’s Most Celebrated Scenery

The Li River in Guilin and Yangshuo – China’s Most Celebrated Scenery Location: Rises in the Mao’er Mountain or Cat Mountain (Xing’an County, northern border of Guilin), passes southward through Guilin, Yangshuo, Pingle, Zhaoping and many villages to open out to Xijiang River of...

The Top 15 Tourist Attractions in China

The Top 15 Tourist Attractions in China With a vast territory and a long history, China offers so much to see and explore. We have listed for you the top 15 must-visit attractions in China for any classic China tours. 1. The Great Wall of China in Beijing   Different Sceneries at the Great Wall...

Angkor Wat (Cambodia) – 7th Wonder of the World

Angkor Wat (Cambodia) – 7th Wonder of the World Angkor Wat, in its beauty and state of preservation, is unrivaled. Its mightiness and magnificence bespeak a pomp and a luxury surpassing that of a Pharaoh or a Shah Jahan, an impressiveness greater than that of the Pyramids, an artistic...

Taj Mahal, Agra – India

Taj Mahal, Agra – India A white marble tomb built in 1631 – 48 in Agra, seat of the Mughal Empire, by Shah Jehan for his wife, Arjuman Banu Begum, the monument sums up many of the formal themes that have played through Islamic architecture. Its refined elegance is a conspicuous...

The Great Wall of China

The Great Wall of China   Great Wall of China, Chinese (Pinyin) Wanli Changcheng or (Wade-Giles romanization) Wan-li Ch’ang-ch’eng (“10,000-Li Long Wall”), extensive bulwark erected in ancient China, one of the largest building-construction projects ever undertaken. The Great Wall...

Legume trees allure visitors to central Vietnam village

Legume trees allure visitors to central Vietnam village Huong Tra Village in Quang Nam Province attracts visitors thanks to hundreds of beautiful legume trees planted here. These days, Huong Tra Village in Hoa Huong Ward of Tam Ky Town is filled with the yellow color of blooming legume flowers....

Blooming lotus season adds charm to Hue (Vietnam)

Blooming lotus season adds charm to Hue At this time of year lotuses are at their beautiful best on the outskirts of central tourist town Hue.   A woman rides past a lotus pond in La Chu Village of Huong Tra Town, around 12 kilometers from downtown Hue. Lotus season lasts from late May until...

10 destinations to beat the summer heat in Vietnam

10 destinations to beat the summer heat in Vietnam With summer temperatures reaching up to 37 degrees Celsius in many parts of Vietnam, here are some suggestions for those seeking shelter from the heat. Sa Pa An aerial view of Sa Pa in thick fog.  At an altitude of 1,600 meters above sea level, Sa...

Kingdom of birds rules over Bach Ma mountain peak

Kingdom of birds rules over Bach Ma (Vietnam) mountain peak Bach Ma National Park in Thua Thien – Hue Province, a famed trekking destination, is home to 363 birds, accounting for one-third of all bird species in Vietnam.   Bach Ma National Park was established in 1991 and covers more than...

Green, quiet side of Da Lat

Green, quiet side of Da Lat Sun rays breaking through green pine forests, white clouds on the hills and thick fog add their charms to the peaceful landscape of the Central Highlands town Da Lat. Golden sunshine on an area of Cu Hill and golf course next to Xuan Huong Lake with a view of […]

Gia Lai, a hidden Central Highlands gem

Gia Lai, a hidden Central Highlands gem Mighty waterfalls, tea estates, rubber plantations and traditional gong festivals are among the hidden charms of lesser-known Central Highlands province Gia Lai.   Bien Ho tea estate in Chu Pah District is smothered in white fog. Bien Ho is one of the oldest...

Escape to Da Lat plateau’s kingdom of birds

Escape to Da Lat plateau’s kingdom of birds Langbiang Plateau, considered the roof of Da Lat Town in the Central Highlands, is an ideal destination to admire rare, colorful birds.   Located around 12 kilometers to the north of downtown Da Lat, Langbiang Plateau was popularized by French...

Vietnam hotels, resorts bag World Travel Awards

Vietnam hotels, resorts bag World Travel Awards     A swimming pool inside Banyan Tree Lang Co Resort in Hue, central Vietnam. Photo courtesy of the resort Several luxury hotels and resorts in popular tourism hotspots in Vietnam have won awards in different categories at the annual 2021 World...

Five popular spots for cloud hunting in Da Lat

Five popular spots for cloud hunting in Da Lat With its many cloud-covered hills, resort town Da Lat in the Central Highlands is a great destination for the lovers of dawn. Troc Hill From Da Lat, take the direction toward Da Lat Golden Valley tourist complex and turn right at the gate. After...

Camping amid clouds on Vietnam’s mountain peak

Camping amid clouds on Vietnam’s mountain peak Pitching a tent and sleeping overnight on top of Ta Xua Mountain is an interesting travel experience: you will wake up amid a sea of white clouds. Situated 230 kilometers (143 miles) north of Hanoi, Ta Xua, one of the highest peaks in Vietnam at...

Quang Binh adds waterfall rappelling to its tourism repertoire

Quang Binh adds waterfall rappelling to its tourism repertoire Quang Binh Province, world famous for cave tours, is offering a new travel experience deep inside a nature reserve – rappelling down a 50-meter-high waterfall.   Covering an area of more than 22,000 hectares, the Dong Chau –...

A glimpse into Vietnam’s coconut kingdom

A glimpse into Vietnam’s coconut kingdom   The Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre is well known as Vietnam’s coconut capital, where local farmers have been subsisting on coconut groves for generations. A coconut grove in Giong Trom District seen from Ham Luong Bridge connecting Ben Tre,...

Trekking to the ‘roof’ of Lang Son

Avana Retreat, where nature, mind and body connect Secretly nested in the beautiful valleys and hills of Mai Chau, a mountain retreat offers you a relaxing and natural excursion far from the city hustle and bustle. A mere 150 kilometers from Hanoi, Avana Retreat is in Mai Chau Province, though its...

5 Reasons for Choosing Mr Linh’s Homestay Ba Be

5 Reasons for Choosing Mr Linh’s Homestay Ba Be It is a common sense that not only the beauty of the destination and interesting activities, but the accommodation where tourists can relax and recharge their energy also plays an important role in making a memorable holiday. No one can deny that...

Top 5 Stunning Islands to Discover in Vietnam

\ << Vietnam, a friendly and attractive destination>>   Top 5 Stunning Islands to Discover in Vietnam 1.PHU QUOC ISLAND Phu Quoc island  The island of Phu Quoc was not considered the gem of Vietnam’s coastal region by coincidence. This charming paradise possesses a great variety...

Discover The Unique Features of Central Vietnam Cuisine

  \ Discover The Unique Features of Central Vietnam Cuisine 1. Central Vietnam cuisine features Unlike the cuisine of the Nord which is exquisite and sophisticated or the rustic one of the South, the cuisine of the Central region – which has spent three centuries as the capital of the last...

Four Highest and Most Impressive Passes in Northern Vietnam

Four Highest and Most Impressive Passes in Northern Vietnam Not only stopping at the 4 highest mountain peaks in the North, the highland nature of Vietnam always attracts tourists with landscapes of different beauty but somewhat dangerous. In this article, we will share with you about the 4 longest...

6 camping destinations near Hanoi amid scenic nature

6 camping destinations near Hanoi amid scenic nature With Hanoi allowing outdoor activities, here is a list of popular camping destinations amid green nature and with fresh air for a weekend getaway.   Ba Vi National Park An hour and a half away from the capital, the 11,000-hectare Ba Vi National...

Hanoi sparkles with nocturnal serenity

Hanoi sparkles with nocturnal serenity Many tourist attractions and high-rises across Hanoi, all lit up at night, display a calm serenity.   Thanh Nien Street, located between West Lake and Truc Bach Lake, is brightly lit at dusk. The street is renowned for its beauty, with the blackboard trees...

Southeast Asia’s deepest canyon in Ha Giang, a thing of beauty

Southeast Asia’s deepest canyon in Ha Giang, a thing of beauty Tu San, considered Southeast Asia’s deepest canyon, is a not-to-be-missed destination in Ha Giang Province, and you can hire a boat for a trip along the Nho Que River.   The turquoise waters of the Nho Que flow through Tu San,...

Cloud hunting on Ha Giang’s second highest peak

<< Vietnam, a friendly and attractive destination >> Cloud hunting on Ha Giang’s second highest peak Chieu Lau Thi mountain peak in Ha Giang Province is an all-year-round place for cloud lovers.   Chieu Lau Thi or Kieu Lieu Ti is located in both Tan Minh and Chien Thang...

Popular snacks get makeover in Vung Tau (Vietnam)

Popular snacks get makeover in Vung Tau (Vietnam) Four popular snacks have got a creative twist in Vung Tau despite not originating in the southern town. Locals have tweaked their sizes, ingredients or cooking methods. Banh khot (mini pancake) A plate of hot banh khot. Sizzling banh khot on a...

Picturesque rice terraces of Quang Ngai

<< Vietnam, a friendly and attractive destination >> Picturesque rice terraces of Quang Ngai Quang Ngai Province’s terraced rice fields resemble vivid paintings come harvest season.   In March, rice terraces lining National Highway 24B near the central province’s...

Vietnam nature, daily life focus of photo exhibit in Da Lat

Vietnam nature, daily life focus of photo exhibit in Da Lat A photo exhibit scheduled to take place from Thursday in Central Highlands town Da Lat will depict the beauty of Vietnamese landscapes and daily life.   The outdoor photo exhibition titled “Dalat Rendezvous” is co-organized by...

Plum blossoms dye northern Vietnam village white

Plum blossoms dye northern Vietnam village white Ta Van Chu Village in Lao Cai Province, bleached with spring plum blossoms, emerges gracefully through the lens of photographer Gon Rau. In the last days of February, hillside and village plum blossom trees enter bloom, covering the mountainous area...

Hanoi dotted with kapok tree blossoms

Hanoi dotted with kapok tree blossoms Come March, many corners of Hanoi, especially in the countryside, are adorned by red kapok trees blooming in profusion.   Kapok trees 30 meters tall are in full bloom around the National Museum of History in downtown Hanoi. For Hanoians, the sight of these red...

Thousands fish for luck in central Vietnam’s marsh festival

Thousands fish for luck in central Vietnam’s marsh festival Thousands of people brought tools to the Vuc marsh in Ha Tinh’s Nghi Xuan District to participate in the Dong Hoa fishing festival.   The Dong Hoa fishing festival, which began dozens of years ago, is a yearly festival...

A breathtaking hillside glimpse of Da Lat

A breathtaking hillside glimpse of Da Lat Whether at dawn or dusk, the Central Highlands town of Da Lat appears resplendent from the  terrace of Cheo Veooo Cafe.   Da Lat in Lam Dong Province offers several ideal spots for peace seeking individuals thanks to its misty weather and splendid...

Hanoi flower villages lack customers ahead of Tet

Hanoi flower villages lack customers ahead of Tet One week before the Lunar New Year, flower villages like Nhat Tan and Tu Lien in Hanoi are abnormally silent.   Peach blossoms in Nhat Tan Ward, Tay Ho District are blooming due to the warm weather.   Hoa from Nhat Tan is excited because she has...

The bustling atmosphere of Saigon yellow mai street

The bustling atmosphere of Saigon yellow mai street On the sidewalks of Pham Ngoc Thach Street in Saigon’s District 1, yellow mai flower trees attract many Lunar New Year visitors.   Before the Tet holiday which peaks on Feb. 12, this street is filled with the yellow shade of mai, a very...

Son Doong Cave shines in wake of flood season

Son Doong Cave shines in wake of flood season The splendor of Son Doong, the world’s largest cave, during the flood season was captured by a famous Vietnamese travel blogger on his first trip.   On the first day, Ngo Tran Hai An and a group of adventurous tourists started their journey from...

Colorful Phu Quoc Island through an expat lens

Colorful Phu Quoc Island through an expat lens Frenchman Benjamin Tortorelli, who has lived in Vietnam for 10 years, says Phu Quoc is the country’s only island he can stay on for a week without feeling bored.     Tortorelli, a French expat working in Ho Chi Minh City, flew to Phu Quoc,...

Spring atmosphere pervades popular highland towns

Spring atmosphere pervades popular highland towns   At this time of year, spring flowers bloom across Vietnam’s popular highland towns to herald upcoming Tet, the country’s biggest holiday.   Two H’mong girls carry yellow mustard flowers on their backs amid plum blossoms in...

Da Lat gets bedecked in white flowers

Da Lat gets bedecked in white flowers Residents and visitors are enjoying spring time in Da Lat as the Central Highlands town’s beauty gets enhanced by Bauhinia trees in full bloom.   The white Bauhinia flowers are attracting a lot of people to Da Lat in January. The town’s Quang Trung...

Weekend getaway to Ca Mau mangrove forest

  Weekend getaway to Ca Mau mangrove forest     Mui Ca Mau National Park in Dat Mui Commune, Ngoc Hien District, Ca Mau Province. Vietnam’s southernmost province, Ca Mau, offers mesmerizing weekend trips to experience its mangrove forests and local rustic life. Departing from Saigon the...

Phia Oac mountain range frozen in white frost

  Phia Oac mountain range frozen in white frost Tourists are flocking to Phia Oac, Cao Bang Province’s second highest peak in northern Vietnam, to admire the white frost as temperatures plunge to sub-zero degrees Celsius.   Phia Oac Mountain in Nguyen Binh District is covered in white...

Maple tree colors transform landscape in northern Vietnam district

Maple tree colors transform landscape in northern Vietnam district Maple trees in Trung Khanh District, Cao Bang Province have brightened the local landscape with red and yellow leaves. The district presents a transformed spectacle in the months of December and January. One of the most beautiful...

Da Lat dipped in cherry blossom pink

Da Lat dipped in cherry blossom pink The early spring ambiance of cherry blossom season in Dat Lat features charmingly in a new series.   Cherry trees adorn the gardens of Da Sar Commune, Lac Duong District on Lang Biang Plateau, about 12 kilometers from central Da Lat in the Central Highlands....

Hau Giang, the charm of river country

Hau Giang, the charm of river country Its lush countryside, rivers, local life and rich history make Hau Giang Province a great weekend getaway. Hau Giang is located at the heart of the Mekong Delta, around 240 km southwest of Ho Chi Minh City. Blessed with a not-too-hot, not-too-cold tropical...

Moc Chau erupts with plum blossoms

Moc Chau erupts with plum blossoms Moc Chau district in Son La Province is on best form this time of year with the graceful blooming of pristinely white plum blossoms. The plum blossom is one of Moc Chau’s signature flowers. When in bloom, the flowers cover the trees from root to top. Below is a...