With ruins of lost cultures, rugged mountains – home to minority villages – plus white-sand beaches, dense jungles and modern, busy cities, Vietnam is a truly fascinating place. Whether you’re planning on cruising Ha Long Bay, squeezing through guerrilla tunnels in the DMZ or mixing with locals at a bia hoi bar in Ho Chi Minh City, use our map of Vietnam to start planning your trip.

This vibrant destination has emerged from its past at an astonishing pace. Spend time soaking up some traditional Vietnamese culture – enjoy vibrant ethnic markets in Bac Ha and Can Cau, explore the palaces and hardens of Hue’s citadel, the former Imperial City, and feast on luscious food in beautiful Hoi An, the culinary capital. Take a snorkelling or dive trip out of Nha Trang, or float through the Mekong Delta and take in the serene Vietnamese scenery.

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A first-timer's guide to cities in Vietnam

A first-timer's guide to cities in Vietnam

There’s nowhere quite like Vietnam – a land of true contrasts, from the frenetic and fascinating capital of Hanoi to the idyllic rice terraces of mountainou…

18 Apr 2019 • SarahGibbons_ insert_drive_file Article
Vietnam or Thailand – which one should you visit first?

Vietnam or Thailand – which one should you visit first?

Whether you’re backpacking around Southeast Asia or you’re planning a holiday to the region, Vietnam and Thailand are likely to feature on your hit list. Bo…

12 Apr 2019 • Lottie Gross insert_drive_file Article
Four luxury camping experiences in Southeast Asia

Four luxury camping experiences in Southeast Asia

Luxury camping, or 'glamping' as its also known, is on the rise. Once the preserve of high-end safari camps, you can now stay under canvas – with all the crea…

06 Mar 2019 • Jenny Cahill-Jones insert_drive_file Article
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