Travel Tips

Here we’ve collected a great bunch of travel tips, to ensure your Vietnam trip goes swimmingly well!

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Where is Halong Bay in Vietnam?

Halong Bay is one of the absolute must-sees in Vietnam and probably near the very top of your own Vietnam wishlist. But not everyone is familiar with its l...
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Do I need a visa for Vietnam?

With Vietnam firmly on the global map as a tourist destination, you, like many travelers around the world are probably pretty darned keen to check out some of V...

When is the BEST time to visit Vietnam?

If you're unsure of the best time to visit Vietnam, this little guide should put you straight! One thing we have to say here before we dig down into our month-b...
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Best place to change money in Vietnam

The first thing you'll discover when changing money in Vietnam is that you'll almost certainly become an instant millionaire! For example, changing $50*...
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How to cross the road in Vietnam!

OK, so when you first come across the traffic in Ho Chi Minh City or Hanoi, you are probably going to stand at the side of the road and have some serious palpi...
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Tipping in Vietnam: Yay or Nay?

Tipping in Vietnam - do you or don't you? It's an excellent question, because, on the face of it, it's so darned cheap in Vietnam that leaving a little ...
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Arriving in Vietnam: what to expect

OK, so you've learned that right now is the best time to visit Vietnam, and marked off the must-sees on your wishlist, and gone and done the dirty and bought y...
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Vietnam FAQ

Got a question about Vietnam? Here are a series of frequently asked questions visitors to Vietnam tend to ask. Just click on a question below to see the ans...