Vietnam cities

Practical Information about Vietnam cities

January 4, 2016 admin 0

Share itHaving a little knowledge about  Vietnam’s cities can help you alot in your journey in this Asian country , especially, while choosing the best places to stay. In this case, we made a short summary that features  some of these Vietnamese cities. Vietnam’s cities in some figures Vietnam has  47 towns . Remember that this contry, situed […]

Halong Bay, World Heritage Site in Vietnam

October 31, 2015 admin 0

Share itA Vietnamese legend goes that a dragon that once lived in the mountains made its way toward the sea. As it went, its flailing tail crashed down on the land and created deep basins and valleys. Diving into the water, the sea spilled onto the mountains, covering all but […]

Sung Sot Cave

Sung Sot Cave

October 31, 2015 admin 0

Share itHalong Bay, as you have read in other sections of this site, is a treasure trove of islands and caves located in North-east Vietnam. It is truly difficult to choose among these wonders, but here is a tip: do not ever miss out on Sung Sot Cave. The French […]

Quan Cong Temple

Quan Cong Temple

October 31, 2015 admin 0

Share itThe Chinese revered and worshipped Quan Cong, a general who was held in high regard for his values of loyalty and integrity. Merchants invoked him, praying that they may also gain such values. In 1653, the large Chinese community in Hoi An city built a temple dedicated to their […]

Tomb of Khai Dinh King

Tomb of Khai Dinh King

October 31, 2015 admin 0

Share itTomb of Khai Dinh  Of all the rulers who had tombs built for themselves in the former imperial city of Hue, Emperor Khai Dinh achieved the grandest design. Markedly Vietnamese with subtle French influences, this structure took over a decade to build. The entrance is marked with 37 steps, […]

Jade Emperor Temple

Jade Emperor Temple

October 31, 2015 admin 0

Share itIn the 19th century, Chinese settlers in Ho Chi Minh City who adhered to Taoist beliefs built the famous temple to the Emperor of Jade, whom Taoism designated as the “god of the heavens”. Guarded by lions sculpted on the gates, the pagoda reflects a mixture of Vietnamese and […]

The Temple of Literature

The Temple of Literature

October 31, 2015 admin 0

Share itBack in 1070, Emperor Ly Thanh Tong built this historical site in the city of Hanoi in honour of Confucious, the famous Chinese philosopher. Six year later, the structure became Vietnam’s first ever university. It is one of the oldest attractions that can be found in Hanoi. The Temple […]

Ba Na Hills

Ba Na Hills

October 30, 2015 admin 0

Share itBa Na hills is located in Truong Son mountain range in Hoa Vang district, 25 kilometers from the Southwest of Da Nang city, Central of Vietnam. It is well-know as “the Dalat of Danang province”. As you climb the winding road to beautiful Ba Na, you can feel four […]