Exploring Vietnam: Top 4 Best Bars in Ho Chi Minh City

With its exotic landscapes and rich culture, Vietnam is an exciting travel destination that offers plenty to see and do. Ho Chi Minh City is the cultural centre of Vietnam, as well as the country’s largest city. Located along the scenic banks of Saigon River, Ho Chi Minh wows visitors with its impressive architecture, great…

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Vietnam, Where Less is More

Some people are content to lounge on the nearest beach possible when they reach their destination. Vietnam could almost be no different to holidays on the Costa del Sol, if that’s how you want to roll. Think of it this way, do you know anyone who has been to Orlando to go to all the…

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Vietnam Holidays

When travelling in Asia and going to Vietnam, you collate a list of all the things you want to cover in your time there. A lot of ideas are going to come straight out of your guidebook, ‘Let’s go and see the dead body of Ho Chi Minh!’ ‘Water puppetry is what everyone does all the…

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Hanoi: Puppets, Presidents and Prisons in the Vietnamese Capital

Hanoi. Its labyrinthine streets are home to some of the best restaurants in the country, an abundance of street sellers offering baked delights to tickle any taste buds and one of the most famous water puppet theatres in the country. Throw into the mix a photogenic lakeside setting and you have a truly fascinating city.…

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I have a cunning plan…

It’s a cliché but life rarely goes to plan and the same can be said for travelling. Having recovered from my tubing injuries I made my way down to the capital of Laos, Vientiane, to catch a flight with Laos Airlines to Hanoi, northern Vietnam. Most travel agents would laugh when they gave me the…

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