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  • Ninh Binh

    Ninh Binh, One of the Best Destinations to See Before You Die

    Ninh Binh, all you need to know before you go Ninh Binh (in Vietnamese: Ninh Bình), which is a small city and the capital of Ninh Binh province. In the past, people called it Hoa Lu (Hoa Lư). It was the ancient capital of Vietnam for 42 years, from 968 to 1010 CE, under the rule…

  • The Nine Holy Cannons, the celestial security guards of the Hué Citadel

    In fact, the Nine Holy Cannons  are the names of the nine cannons which are considered one of the magnificent bronze masterpieces of the highly skilled craftsmen. They were regarded as the patrons and protectors of Hué. The purpose of making the Nine Holy Cannons… After defeating the Tay Son dynasty, the cannons were constructed…

  • Da Nang City – The most worth living city in Vietnam

    Danang is famous for being “the city of 5 No’s and 3 Yes’s”. The 5 No’s are no starving households, no illiterate people, no itinerant beggars, no drug-addicts and no robbers. The 3 Yes’s refer to the fact that every resident has their own house, a stable job and a cultured lifestyle. This leaves no…

  • Ba Na Hills Vietnam – The road to the heavenly scenery

    English Name: Ba Na Hills Vietnamese Name: Núi Bà Nà, Khu Du Lịch Bà Nà How to get there: By private car, by bus (follow Tour), or by Taxi How to visit: Daily Group Tour 1 day, Private Car from Da Nang / Hoi An Cost: Entrance fee 650.000 VND/pax (6/2017 – 12/2017) Wax Museum:…

  • My Son Sanctuary – World heritage in Vietnam

    English Name: My Son Sanctuary, My Son Holyland Vietnamese Name: Thánh Địa Mỹ Sơn How to get there: By private car, by Taxi How to visit: Daily Group Tour 1 day(My Son Sunrise 4am-10pm; My Son Daily Tour 8am-14pm), Private Car from Da Nang / Hoi An Cost: Entrance fee 650.000 VND/pax (6/2017 – 12/2017)…

  • Hoi An Ancient Town – World Heritage

    Hoi An Town, formerly known as Fai-Fo or Faifoo, is a small town with a population of approximately 120,000 in central of Vietnam and noted since 1999 as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Old Town Hội An is recognized as an exceptionally well-preserved example of a South-East Asian trading port dating from the 15th to…

  • Ha Noi – Capital of Vietnam

    Hanoi is the capital of Vietnam and the country’s second largest city by population (1st is Ho Chi Minh City). From 1010 until 1802, it was the most important political centre of Vietnam. It was eclipsed by Hue, the imperial capital of Vietnam during the Nguyễn Dynasty (1802–1945), but Hanoi served as the capital of…

  • Ho Chi Minh City (Sai Gon) – The largest city in Vietnam

    Ho Chi Minh City, formerly named and still informally known as Saigon, is the largest city in Vietnam by population. Under the name Saigon, it was the capital of the French colony of Cochinchina and later of the independent republic of South Vietnam 1955–75. On 2 July 1976, Saigon merged with the surrounding Gia Định…

  • Hue – Ancient Capital of Vietnam

    Hue is a city in Central Vietnam that was the seat of Nguyen Dynasty Emperors and the national capital from 1802–1945. A major attraction is its vast, 19th-century Citadel, surrounded by a moat and thick stone walls. It encompasses the Imperial City, with palaces and shrines; the Forbidden Purple City, once the emperor’s home; and…

  • Linh Ung Pagoda on Son Tra Peninsula

    Built on a site of 12 hectares on the Son Tra Peninsula, the Linh Ung Pagoda is the largest in Da Nang in terms of scale and artistic architecture. The pagoda is famous for its beautiful 67-metre-tall, known as “Goddess of Mercy” statue standing on a lotus-shaped platform. A large courtyard containing many statues leads…