Saigon’s Best Art Destinations

Architectural Sights Hugely influenced by French-style architecture, the old buildings in Saigon can easily cast an enchanting spell on their visitors at first sight. Therefore, remember the names below carefully so you won’t miss these masterpieces! The Independence Palace (Vietnamese: Dinh Doc Lap) Photo: Flickr @alphis tay Built on July 1st, 1962 and designed by […]

Get Off the Beaten Track in Hue, Vietnam

Located on the bank of the Perfume River, this city is the capital of Thua Thien Hue province, 700 kilometers to the south of Hanoi. Although you can visit Hue at any time of the year, the most charming season is surely from March to August, especially March through April when the temperature is at […]

Everything About the Marble Mountains in Da Nang

Crowded and taciturn, high-tech and ancient, crafted and pristine, the Marble Mountains stand as a bridge leading us from the present to the past. Whoever has visited the cluster would agree that, regardless of it being jam-packed with tourists, it greatly expresses part of our Vietnamese history and culture. In this article, I am going […]

Most Charming Tea Houses in Ho Chi Minh City

“If you are cold, tea will warm you; If you are too heated, it will cool you; If you are depressed, it will cheer you; If you are excited, it will calm you.” (William Ewart Glastone) And if you ever wish to find a sliver of peace in the emerging city of Saigon, tea will […]

What You Need to Know When Traveling to Hai Phong

Lines of red poinciana flowers light up the roads in this northern city! Hai Phong appears to be the “hottest” city of Vietnam in the summer, not because of its temperature, but because of the color of the roads under your feet. There are many things to do in this surprisingly large city very close […]