The tiny, mist-shrouded town of Sapa is perched at the head of a deep valley in the dramatic Hoang Lien Son mountain range. Colourfully-costumed tribal groups live and work as they have for centuries amid these epic landscapes, where improbably steep rice terraces reach to the sky. Today these diverse […]
Travel ideas for Vietnam – trip tips and recommendations from my experience travelling in Vietnam. This south-east Asian country has diverse and beautiful landscapes, ancient sites, and a rich, fascinating culture. Here you will find exciting travel ideas for travelling in Vietnam so start planning your trip now and experience everything that Vietnam has to offer travellers.
Graceful Flame Trees fringe the shores of Hoan Kiem Lake and its famous terrapins nudge the vermillion paintwork of the Rising Sun Bridge. The serenity of this scene in the heart of Hanoi, Vietnam, is a thrilling contrast to the bustling streets of Hanoi’s Old Quarter. Hanoi was founded over […]
The attractions of Asia are so many and varied it is easy to see why it can become so sublimely addictive for travellers. Amazing landscapes; incredible history; inspiring art and architecture; and such a diverse range of cultures it is mind-blowing. Coming up with a top 30 best places to visit […]
The villages of northern Vietnam are inhabited by hill tribespeople who are incredibly proud and strong and underprivileged. One of the best places to visit in Vietnam and to see the Hmong is at the Bac Ha market. In the main northern town of Sa Pa Vietnam you see many […]