Category: Highlights of Vietnam

There are places that boast of hidden jewels. Yet, in Vietnam, the beauty is just too obvious to be concealed. True, the citizens are humble. This is because they are aware – and reverent – of the majesty that surrounds them. Here are a few of the sites that have propelled the country to international renown, be they wonders made by emperors or shaped by the hand of nature itself.

The Temple of Literature

The Temple of Literature

Back 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 ...
Ba Na Hills

Ba Na Hills

Ba 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 ...
Ha Long Bay

Ha Long Bay

Ha Long Bay is located in Quang Ninh province, 165 kilometers from Ha Noi, northeast Vietnam. It was twice recognized as the World Natural Heritage by ...
Cai Be Floating Market in Mekong Delta

Cai Be Floating Market in Mekong Delta

Cai Be Floating Market is one of the well-known floating markets in the western region of South Vietnam. It was formed in the Nguyen Dynasty in 19th c ...
Con Dao Islands

Con Dao Islands

Con Dao is a name of the offshore archipelago in Ba Ria-Vung Tau province. It is also the name of the largest island in this archipelago. Con Dao i ...