Visiting Mekong Delta: The heart of Vietnam

Guide to Mekong Delta, Vietnam

The first time we visited Vietnam, we were amazed by the size of this country. With only two weeks ahead of us, we decided not to spend long hours on trains and buses – instead, we chose one region to get to know properly. And we chose Mekong Delta. Why visit Mekong Delta? Is a one-day tour enough? Most people …

The Complete Guide to Breathtaking Sapa

FALLING IN LOVE WITH THE MOUNTAINS, SAPA, VIETNAM

If you love trekking tours, if you’re into an active holiday and, especially, if you travel because you want to be close to nature – Sapa is the place to be. Nearly every article online about where to go in Vietnam features a stunning photo from this place. Sapa in the far north is one of the best places to visit …

Vietnam Travel Tips – WE GOT ROBBED

The first time we visited Vietnam was only for a quick two weeks stroll around Mekong Delta. It was where we were first introduced to wonderful Vietnamese cuisine and coffee, to honest smiles of hard-working welcoming people and beautiful landscapes of rice fields and fruit plantations spreading around every smaller road just off the highway. And we fell in love …

The Complete Guide to Stunning Dalat

Guide to Dalat - Vietnam, mountains, vietnamese food, hotels, local, prices in dalat,

Upon our early morning arrival to Dalat mid-June 2016, everybody on the night sleeper bus started to put on layers. They began with socks and long sleeve shirts, continued with wool sweaters, long trousers, and boots. What scared me was when they then began to put on scarves, gloves and winter coats. Then there was I, wearing a tank top and shorts, …