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Visit Vietnam – Top Adventure Activities

Vietnam has something for everyone; wild and adventurous backpackers, urban explorers, nature appreciators, and luxury seekers alike. This is made possible, predominantly by the fact that the country is so wonderfully diverse; no matter what your interests are, Vietnam is sure to whet your appetite for travel experiences and satisfy even the most severe cases … Read more

Must-Read Advice for Doing Photography in Halong Bay

Must-Read Advice for Doing Photography in Halong Bay

One of the most photogenic corners of this beautiful world, Halong Bay boasts perfect scenery at every turn. In this post, we spoke to a couple of accomplished photographers who recently visited Halong Bay. Let’s hear their experiences and find out best tips for Halong Bay photography! Vladislav Borimsky (Photographer, US) His Experience: In March … Read more

Where to explore after your Halong Bay trip? Hanoi, for sure!

Where to explore after your Halong Bay trip? Hanoi, for sure!

There’s a common question that many friends and travelers ask me once they finish their amazing visit to Halong Bay: “What can I do once I’m back to Hanoi?” Most of them arrive to the hotel after lunch, take a quick shower and relax, trying to find what to do during that afternoon/evening. Some of … Read more

A-list Celebrities visit Vietnam

The Reason the World’s A-List Celebrities Can’t Get Enough of Vietnam

In 2016, 10 million international tourists visited Vietnam, but some of the faces passing through are a little more recognizable than others. You’ll never guess who all of the celebrities are who have visited Vietnam. If it’s good enough for them, it’s good enough for anyone! Brad & Angelina The now split Hollywood A-list couple … Read more

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Halong Bay, Vietnam – My Beloved Second Home!

Kittisak Srichan, the Manager of a 5-star Orchid Luxury Cruise in Halong, told us in an interview that Halong Bay Vietnam is his second home and he loves the place more than anything. He was born and raised in Nakhon Sawan province which is 240 kilometers away from the capital Bangkok. In an exciting and … Read more

Enjoying Tet Holiday in Vietnam is Awesome!

Top Travel Tips for Tet Holiday in Vietnam

Tet plays an important role in Vietnamese culture because it’s the time for family reunion, new chances, and hope- as well as forgetting troubles about the year gone by. It usually occurs in late January to mid-February; this year Tet holiday is coming a bit sooner because the first day of the lunar year is … Read more

Vietnam is Safe to Travel!

Many tourists have asked the question:”Is it safe to travel to Vietnam now?”. The answer has been always YES. “The Travel Risk Map for 2017” report has been published by medical and security experts from international SOS and control risks. Through the report, it is said that Vietnam is safe to travel. It’s deeply researched … Read more

Halong Beer - Let’s taste Halong Bay Spirit

Halong Beer: Let’s taste Halong Bay Spirit!

Who says Germans are the only fans of beer? Pack your stuff and head to Vietnam to see how the local people get crazy over a glass of beer. Brew is so common that you can find it everywhere you go. From local groceries to fancy restaurants, vendors to five-star hotels, and from the urban … Read more

Christmas on Signature Cruise Halong

Dazzling Christmas on Signature Cruise Halong

Christmas is coming! As one of the loveliest seasons approaches, everyone seems cheerful and jolly, and so does Signature Cruise Halong! A festive cruise brings a magical, wonderful atmosphere on board. It’s not hard to get into the Christmas spirit. It’s meant to be easy because it’s so fun, and the cruises in Halong are … Read more

Cruises for baby boomers

Halong Bay cruises for baby boomers

A huge number of older Americans travel day by day. While some travel brands are choosing to focus on appealing to millennial travelers who are risk-taking, adventure-seeking, passionate and spontaneous world travelers, the others now tend to switch for more “big-fish” type of customers, like baby boomers. Especially since baby boomers are making travel a … Read more

Magnificent Halong Bay in Hollywood movies

Magnificent Halong Bay in Hollywood movies

As one of the first landscapes in Vietnam recognized as a world natural heritage site, Halong Bay is the most famous tourist site in all of Vietnam. With the expansion of luxury cruise tour, many people have been able to come and witnessed the magnificence of Halong Bay. In recent years, well-known producers in Hollywood … Read more

Top 4 unique Halong Bay souvenirs

Top 4 unique Halong Bay souvenirs

Many friends of mine, when they travel to Halong Bay or even they are planning a trip to explore Halong Bay, all come up with the same question:  “What should we buy as gifts for our friends and family?”. Souvenirs are tough to buy. As well, so much of the stuff that grabs the eye … Read more

Interesting facts about Halong Bay cruise

Interesting facts about Halong Bay cruise

After giving you all cool facts about Halong Bay, I believe that I need to step the game up. Therefore, I am giving you a list of Interesting facts about Halong Bay CRUISE. Yes, these facts, ONLY about Halong Bay CRUISE, are not new, quite old in fact, but have never been synthesized before. So, … Read more

Unveiling the mysterious Legends of Halong Bay

Unveiling the mysterious Legends of Halong Bay

Folklore and legends are an integral part of Vietnamese culture as it is in many countries around the world. For history buffs or curious visitors in general, folklore passed down from generation to generation gives us a glimpse into an ancient world that once was and how it has shaped the world up to today. … Read more

5 Amazing Ways to View Halong Bay from Above

Wondering what is the greatest Halong Bay viewpoint? If so, check this out! Halong Bay is famous for its terrific beauty, with thousands of limestone karst caves and structures. Hundreds or even thousands of tourists visit this charming place every day. There are many ways to explore Halong Bay like cruising on boats, junks or … Read more

Halong Bay Facts: Top 10 Intriguing Things!

Halong Bay Facts: Top 10 Intriguing Things!

There are many Halong Bay facts that you might have never heard of. These interesting things can help you understand more deeply about the culture as well as the history of Halong Bay and its local people. Moreover, these are not just short, general facts, but cool and specific ones.   Fact No.1: Etymology The name … Read more

dirty Halong Bay

Dirty Halong Bay with garbage and pollution: NO MORE!

Wandering around many big travel forums like Tripadvisor, I realize that even though there are many good reviews, people’s perceptions of dirty Halong Bay being filled with garbage and pollution is still a big critique. Environmental problems are a huge aspect that causes foreigners to hesitate visiting Vietnam in general and booking a cruise to … Read more