Tips for Travel to Vietnam

Tips for Travel to Vietnam
Vietnam is one of Southeast Asia’s most exciting destinations. Featuring world-class food, incredible scenery and some cities still seemingly weaved into a simpler time, Vietnam is not just a rising star in the travel world, but already one of the world’s sought after destinations. But however amazing Vietnam may be, it certainly comes with its fair share of challenges. These are my tips for t...
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A Scooter Ride around Hue

A Scooter Ride around Hue
Vietnam has been good for me, thus far. It’s managed to slap my senses wild with a touch of culture shock. It’s allowed me to again look at the world with some curiosity and intrigue. The north of Vietnam in particular has been really interesting. Though there are tourists, they don’t really seem to bump into each other the way they do in other major tourist attractions around the world. Howev...
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An Agricultural Exhibition in Hue

An Agricultural Exhibition in Hue
The exhibition hall is located in Thanh Toan Village, Thuy Thanh Commune, Huong Thuy Township, ThuaThien Hue. The village is 6km from downtown Hue. It has a history of nearly 600 years and has many old buildings that are not big but are impressive in their ancient appearances. One of the key attractions in the area is the Thanh Toan tile-roofed bridge crossing the Nhu Y River. It is of cultural an...
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Monsoons force Hue to cancel night tours of royal city

Monsoons force Hue to cancel night tours of royal city
The night tours were launched in April and had become popular among tourists looking to escape the summertime heat. The resort town of Hue in central Vietnam has temporarily stopped night tours of its former citadel due to logistical difficulties caused by the rainy season. The night tours were launched in late April to give tourists the chance to explore the royal complex out of the sizzling su...
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Night Life In Hue City

Night Life In Hue City
Dong Ba Street food Dong Ba Market is the biggest commercial center of Thua Thien Hue Province. Almost of the special cultural souvenirs and gifts are being sold in the market. Though that is not why this place is famous to tourists, it is because of the street food it offers. From early in the morning until late in the evening, delicious local Hue dishes are being served here. And of course, t...
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When The Night Falls At The Imperial Citadel – Hue

When The Night Falls At The Imperial Citadel – Hue
  Amazing! That’s exactly how one would react while standing in front of the one and only spectacular Imperial Citadel in Hue. This place never ceases to amaze visitors because of its timeless architecture and beauty. The construction was built under the reign of Emperor Gia Long in 1805 and completed in 1832 under the reign of Emperor Minh Mang. Spending hours walking through the cit...
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Hue – A romantic city, a tender love…

Hue – A romantic city, a tender love…
Hue - A romantic city, a tender love... Welcome to the city of nostalgia. Let me guide you through the bustling streets, the natural landscape, and the unique architecture, all of which includes the Huong river, the Ancient pagodas and the temples. These have all become major attractions for visitors from all over the world. Hue discovery, you will explore the ancient world of the 13 kings of t...
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Indochina – Chapter 3: Hue and Hoi An

Indochina – Chapter 3: Hue and Hoi An
Steve Aldridge Silver Travel Advisor, Forum Moderator and Award-Winning Travel Write     The Vespas and the Lanterns Our second night in Hue was amongst the most enjoyable we had spent in Asia. We were picked up from our hotel by two drivers with Vespas and taken on a food safari. Riding pillion on a scooter in Vietnam is an experience in itself but by now we were used to th...
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Indochina – Chapter 2: Halong Bay and Hue

Indochina – Chapter 2: Halong Bay and Hue
Steve Aldridge Silver Travel Advisor, Forum Moderator and Award-Winning Travel Writer  The dragons and the roof Halong Bay was the chance to slow things down after the excitement of Hanoi. We took the 2 night cruise on Paradise Luxury 1, a wooden junk that provided a lovely mixture of good service, rich woods and comfortable decor combined with modern fittings.  Cue the inevitable ...
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Top 6 Pagodas in Hue City

Top 6 Pagodas in Hue City
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Hue, for hundreds of years, is known as the Buddhist city of Vietnam. Not only does the mainland attract the eyes of tourists through historical in-depth and attractive destinations but it also possesses the ancient and spiritual features of a vast number of pagodas here. Even though the size of those Hue Pagodas is not quite vast, the history, as well as spiritual culture, displays the unique fea...
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