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    Vietnam’s must-see museums

    Vietnamese history is far from straightforward. There have been many legends, many invasions, and many shifts, that’s why it’s helpful to have a hand in deciphering it all. Vietnam’s museums are the perfect starting point for any traveller looking to…

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    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…

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    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…

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    7 ideas for the Trump-Kim Hanoi itinerary

    There’s a hint of anticipation in Hanoi’s spring air these days, as the city gets set to welcome President Donald Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un on February 27 and 28. And while the diplomatic discussions are expected to take…

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    10 cool collectibles to buy in Vietnam

    In Vietnam, shopping is all about the boutiques that appeal to you, the artisans with a interesting point of view, and the cool finds that leave you with a story to tell. Vietnam is rich in crafts, from weaving to…

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    5 fantastic Vietnamese coffees

    Vietnamese coffee is the rocket fuel that keeps the country buzzing. You’ll find cafes on every street in every city, from trendy cafes molded by the creative class, to retro institutions that have evolved over decades, to pavement cafes draped…

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    8 ways to appreciate Da Lat

    Da Lat. The name conjures visions of luxuriant forests, mirror-like lakes, and cottony clouds. A century after French colonialists founded this resort centre in the Lam Dong highlands, Da Lat’s natural beauty and temperate weather remain as soothing as ever.…

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    Greg Norman’s tour of the Old Quarter

    Golfing legend and Vietnam Tourism Ambassador Greg Norman recently paid a visit to Hanoi, where he spent an afternoon touring the capital’s Old Quarter via cyclo. Accompanied by Linh Nguyen of Mr. Linh’s Adventures, Greg Norman got a glimpse of local…

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    Vietnam’s coolest contemporary cafes 

    Coffee is — on the surface — a straightforward drink. Leave it to a curious, resourceful country like Vietnam to put its own spin on it — and then spin it again, and again. There are more layers to Vietnam’s…

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    See Vietnam’s cities in 360 degrees

    Vietnam’s cities are treasure troves for explorers. Love eating? There’s virtually no end to the secret stalls and new variations on Vietnamese dishes you thought you knew. Enjoy a hushed walk in a hidden pagoda? You won’t believe the worlds…