• Luxury

    Best barefoot luxury retreats in Vietnam

    A generation or two ago, luxury hotels meant gilded finery, crystal chandeliers, and towering marble columns. Many of today’s travellers, however, crave a more understated sort of opulence. Vietnam's leading green resorts offer an effortlessly chic aesthetic and a refined, yet…

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    6 hotels that made Vietnamese history

    If there’s one thing a hotel can’t buy, it’s heritage. Only those that have weathered time, politics and fashion trends can claim the title of ‘historical hotel’. Take a step back in a time with a stay at any of…

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    A peek inside Vietnam’s most extravagant hotel

    Among hotels in Vietnam, there’s luxury -- and then there’s The Reverie Saigon. It took seven years, 3,000 tons of marble, and a small troop of top Italian design houses to create the hotel. The result? A place where it feels…

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    A paradise for two in Phu Quoc

    Gentle waves on a palm-fringed beach, purple sunsets with shades of pink and scarlet -- Phú Quốc is the kind of place you’d want to share with someone special. And that's the idea at InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort.…

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    7 reasons to try Sailing Club Phu Quoc

    Phu Quoc lures travellers with its sparkling beaches, underwater corals, and enticing resorts. Lately though, a new attraction is getting attention. Just steps from the soft sands of Long Beach, Sailing Club Phu Quoc is becoming a destination in its…

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    Why you’ll love Victoria Mekong

    There are many ways to see Vietnam’s gorgeous Mekong Delta, but when it comes to blending leisure, culture, and views, nothing beats a stylish cruise. Why not spread out on a lounger and let the scenery come to you? That’s…

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    Why you’ll love Victoria Mekong Cruises

    There are many ways to see Vietnam’s gorgeous Mekong Delta, but when it comes to blending leisure, culture, and views, nothing beats a stylish cruise. Why not spread out on a lounger and let the scenery come to you? That’s…

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    Sea and sky: Ha Long aboard the Emeraude 

    It’s hard to say what’s the most beautiful time of day in Halong Bay. Mornings are fresh with dew on the deck, evenings are magical with soft glowing skies, and the hours between are full of enriching views. For travellers…

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    Three days aboard The Au Co cruise

    If you love cruises, this is one you must do. Fairly inundated with photo-worthy views — lush islets, tiny boats, fascinating floating villages — this three-day jaunt with The Au Co is a feast for the eyes. As is the vessel itself.…

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    A night at the Opera

    Alluring, nostalgic, and decorated with more than a hint of decadence, The Hotel de l’Opera Hanoi draws liberally on the romance of the theatre to create a one-of-a-kind experience in the Vietnamese capital. Plush fabrics, bold colours and theatrical touches seem…