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Dalat

Best Hotels in Dalat: A Plateau Retreat in the Pines

Dalat sits on a pine chilled plateau in the Central Highlands. It has its own domestic airport and is a popular upcountry retreat. Luxury resorts and 5-star hotels dot Tuyen Lam Lake outside Dalat. But comfortable Dalat homestays and guest house villas also await you.
Hue

Hue Citadel: Legacy of Vietnam’s Last Feudal Dynasty

Hue Citadel and Purple Forbidden City have many UNESCO-listed sites. Against all odds of war, revolution, and neglect, the heritage of Vietnam’s final feudal dynasty is once again coming to light. Discover how Nguyen Emperors lived and architectural legacies they bequeathed.
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Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Vietnam: Top 3 Amazing Spots

Scuba diving and snorkeling in Vietnam are gaining ground with sea lovers. Nha Trang and Phu Quoc are the best briny deeps also with uncharted reef. Cham Islands come out a popular third, and gems lie hidden in Con Dao and Phu Quy. Discover top diving spots and PADI tours.
Ho Chi Minh

Best Hotels in Ho Chi Minh City: The Most Bustling Place in Vietnam

Bustling Ho Chi Minh City, the largest metropolis of Vietnam, is also the 4th biggest city in SE Asia with competitive world-class hotels. Most 5-star hotels are in Saigon District 1. Discover charming boutique hotels and other great value places to stay around the city.
Nha Trang

Best Hotels in Nha Trang: A Place for Everyone in the Sun

When visiting Nha Trang, make sure you book the hotel you deserve. We’ve picked out the best hotels in Nha Trang beach foreshore. More affordable choices are the best of 4-star city hotels, and some good budget stays for Nha Trang. Also see our top 3 recommended getaways.
Vietnam

Top 7 Most Interesting National Parks in Vietnam

There are 34 national parks across Vietnam. Fortunately, the best are easily reached from main cities. There’s Cuc Phuong in Ninh Binh and Ba Vi near Hanoi. South of Hue is Bach Ma and north is Phong Nha-Ke Bang. Ho Chi Minh lays claim to Cat Tien and Con Dao National Parks.
Dalat

Best Hotels in Dalat: A Plateau Retreat in the Pines

Dalat sits on a pine chilled plateau in the Central Highlands. It has its own domestic airport and is a popular upcountry retreat. Luxury resorts and 5-star hotels dot Tuyen Lam Lake outside Dalat. But comfortable Dalat homestays and guest house villas also await you.
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Hue

Hue Citadel: Legacy of Vietnam’s Last Feudal Dynasty

Hue Citadel and Purple Forbidden City have many UNESCO-listed sites. Against all odds of war, revolution, and neglect, the heritage of Vietnam’s final feudal dynasty is once again coming to light. Discover how Nguyen Emperors lived and architectural legacies they bequeathed.
Read more
Vietnam

Top 7 Most Interesting National Parks in Vietnam

There are 34 national parks across Vietnam. Fortunately, the best are easily reached from main cities. There’s Cuc Phuong in Ninh Binh and Ba Vi near Hanoi. South of Hue is Bach Ma and north is Phong Nha-Ke Bang. Ho Chi Minh lays claim to Cat Tien and Con Dao National Parks.
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Ho Chi Minh

Con Dao Island: Infamous Hell Prison Turned Paradise

Con Dao Island was once feared for its horrific Tiger Cages in the infamous Con Dao Prison. Now, it’s more a paradise of nature trails through Con Dao National Park. Its beaches and islands are ideal for snorkeling and fishing. Find out how to get to this exotic hideaway.
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