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Picture for category Saigon a top five city for single travelers

Saigon a top five city for single travelers

Vietnam’s largest city has joined Bangkok and Bali in a new list of best places for solo travel. New data from Airbnb, an accommodation service that allows people to list their homes and hotels for holiday ren...

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Picture for category Hanoi's colonial-era railway doubles as selfie hotspot

Hanoi's colonial-era railway doubles as selfie hotspot

In the heart of Hanoi's busy Old Quarter, French-built railroad tracks have become a hotspot for tourists seeking the perfect Instagram selfie, and for cafe owners serving up hot coffee and cold beer. Though...

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Take note of these five packing tips for quick trips

Packing for a long trip is easy, it's preparing for a short one that can be difficult. I'm going on a quick trip abroad this weekend for a wedding and I was having some trouble getting my suitcase in order. Thi...

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50,000 pilgrims visit Huong Pagoda on festival’s opening day

More than 50,000 pilgrims were at the Huong Son complex in Hanoi Sunday, overwhelming roads and cable cars. Tens of thousands of devout Vietnamese flocked to the Huong Son complex on Sunday, the first day of t...

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Where the journey matters as much as the destination

Moc Chau is popular with visitors for its beautiful landscape, but so is the scenic route to it. Moc Chau is a highland district of Son La Province, 180km to the north west of Hanoi. It has diverse and beautif...

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In Hue, Vietnam gets into pole position to celebrate Tet

An elaborate Tet pole ceremony was once the royal signal that the nation could start welcoming the Lunar New Year. On Saturday, the Hue Monuments Conservation Centre relived the Tet pole ceremony that used to ...

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Writings and drawings draw thousands to a Saigon street

With Tet just 10 days away, the "Teacher" street in Saigon comes alive with calligraphers, their customers and curious visitors. The sidewalk on Pham Ngoc Thach Street in District 1, Saigon, has become a calli...

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Picture for category Hoi An one of the best family destinations in the world

Hoi An one of the best family destinations in the world

Hoi An has been ranked fifth among top 10 family destinations by the international Better Homes and Gardens magazine. Hoi An town in the central province of Quang Nam is acclaimed most for its centuries-old am...

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Vietnamese carriers launch flights from Saigon to new airport

Two Vietnamese airlines have launched flights between Ho Chi Minh City and the newly opened Van Don Airport. Budget carrier Vietjet Air last Sunday launched a new route between Tan Son Nhat International Airpo...

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Do You Know Some Beautiful Beaches In Cambodia ?

Oft disregarded in favor of Thailand’s glowing reputation, Cambodian beaches deserve some serious attention. Far less crowded than its Southeast Asian neighbor, Cambodia has both ample sandy hideaways and livel...

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