Vietnam is a Southeast Asian country known for its beaches, rivers, Buddhist pagodas and bustling cities. Hanoi, the capital, pays homage to the nation’s iconic Communist-era, while Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon) has French colonial landmarks, plus Vietnamese War history museums and the Củ Chi tunnels, used by Viet Cong soldiers in the time of the Vietnam War. The country is alive with stunning scenery, mountainous regions, delicious food, friendly people, and things that all travellers want to add to their bucket lists! Read on for destination guides, travel tips, reviews of locations, and more!

  • The Cu Chi Tunnels: A Chilling Vietnamese Experience

    The American War Between 1954 and 1975 there was a controversial war between communist Northern Vietnam (and ally, Viet Cong, in the South) and Southern Vietnam (and ally, The United States). Known to westerners as the Vietnam War, this second Indochina War was known to its victors as “The American War” or “War Against the Americans to Save the Nation.” While I knew…