Cat Ba Island: A Pleasant Blend of Nature and Culture

Craggy, rugged and jungle-clad, Cat Ba Island is the largest of the 367 islands that comprise the Cat Ba Archipelago, which makes up the southeastern section of Lan Ha Bay. Almost half of the island and 90 sq km of the surrounding waters were designated a national park in 1986 in order to protect Cat … Read more

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What’s the Story Behind Halong Bay’s Floating Villages?

Halong Bay’s scenic beauty has become renowned throughout the world, causing thousands, near millions of tourists to visit the bay every single year. But they were not the first ones. Dating back thousands of years, Halong Bay has been populated by small local communities living on floating villages tucked away in between the karst, sunken … Read more

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Complete Guide to Visiting Beautiful Bai Tu Long Bay

In the north east of Vietnam the staggering beauty of Halong Bay has, of course, been capturing the imagination of travellers for years. This has become, in some ways, a victim of its own success. So many tour boats now ply their trade here that finding a little solace away from the chattering masses is … Read more

Breathtaking view from Titov Island

Titop Island: As Compelling As Its Legend

Titop Island sits at the heart of Halong Bay, just 8 kilometers to the southeast of Bai Chay Harbor. It has an ideal and favorable location in the complex landscape of Halong Bay. Although it is relatively small (total area of 3.7 hectares), it’s regarded as one of the most picturesque islands in the bay … Read more

See the best of the North Vietnam in 7 days

From the heaving streets of Hanoi to the rippling rice paddies of Sapa, North Vietnam is one of the region’s most coveted travel destinations. Seven days isn’t a lot of time to explore a single place, let alone an entire region. But as they say, impossible is nothing. Here’s all you need to know if … Read more

Top 10 reasons why you should Book Halong Bay Cruise

1. Wonderful Memories Onboard a Halong Bay Cruise Boat There is no doubt about it, the very first of those reasons to book halong bay cruise is because it will provide you with enough memories to last a lifetime. The whole experience onboard your cruise boat is one of great food, luxurious lifestyle and relaxation. … Read more

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9 Fascinating Things To Do In Halong Bay

The World Heritage site, famed throughout the world for its scenic beauty, has long been regarded as a top destination for a relaxing cruise holiday, but apart from just cruising, there are so many things to do in Halong Bay; here’s our top 9 activities: 1. Seaplane tours Seaplane is a truly special way to … Read more

Top Spots in Halong Bay Off-the-Beaten-Track

If you are planning that vacation to Halong, one of the steps you can take is to choose where abouts that are not your classic locals. In other words, stay out of the tourism destinations and look for off beaten track in Halong Bay that deliver something more fascinating, even mind-blowing or majestic. Here are … Read more