• Culture

    A walk around Marble Mountains

    You’ll have to climb more than a few steps to get up to Marble Mountains. These steps are cut from solid stone and each one takes you up the steep karsts and higher over the horizon. Before you know it,…

  • Culture

    Explore and embrace: Vietnam’s green tours

    Ever wanted to learn to dance with ethnic minorities? Or go bird-spotting at dusk in a canoe? Or share a cup of arabica with coffee farmers? These days in Vietnam, sustainable tour operators are pioneering new ways to bring guests…

  • Nature

    The best sustainable stays in Vietnam

    From watching the sun rise over a lake from the porch of your tent, to eating like kings and queens at a family-run homestay, sustainable accommodations present countless ways to connect with Vietnam’s nature, culture and people, in a way that…

  • Culture

    5 unique towns in the Mekong Delta 

    No traveller in their right mind would skip Vietnam’s Mekong River Delta. The colourful collection of towns sprinkled along the banks of the Mekong River are blessed with dazzling blue skies, brimming with exotic fruits, and dotted with markets, temples…

  • Beaches

    7 reasons to visit Nha Trang

    Sun-kissed relaxation is an everyday thing in the bustling coastal town of Nha Trang. After all, this is a place with more days of sunshine per year than anywhere else in Vietnam. The town’s main beach, Tran Phu, a seven-kilometre…

  • Cities

    An inside guide to Hanoi’s bar scene

    Hanoi is a sleepy capital, but its sprightly bar scene has the spirit to keep you up all night. Savour a fine wine by the lakes, duck into a cool speakeasy, or investigate the city’s craft beers — Hanoi’s bar…

  • Beaches

    Wind, sand and sea: Mui Ne’s must-do list

    Nestled on a sleepy coastline only four hours from Ho Chi Minh City, Mui Ne’s long, palm-fringed beaches entice all types of travellers. Culture enthusiasts explore fishing villages and Cham ruins, familes unwind with seafood feasts and beach days, and adventure junkies seek out…

  • Cities

    9 stunning rooftop bars

    When it comes to rooftop bars, Vietnam is up there with the best in Asia. The ever-changing urban skylines of Da Nang, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City are best seen from the perspective of a few stories up. Elevated…

  • Culture

    20 must-have Vietnam moments

    Great Vietnam moments come in many forms. They can be the messy delight of trying fruit in a floating market, or the eye-opening first taste of phở. They can happen in the frenetic streets of a city, or a whisper-soft…