Vietnam is completely unlike anywhere else you will ever travel to. The natural beauty of the country paired with endless adventure and the unique culture makes it truly one of a kind. From the dramatic limestone islands of Ha Long Bay to the history-rich cities there is something for everyone in this stunning Southeast Asian country. Keep reading for 9 unforgettable things to do in Vietnam.
Hoi An is an old port city located in central Vietnam. Also known as the city of lanterns; this wonderfully unique place is famed for its night markets, custom tailors and for the well preserved Ancient Town. Keep reading for a list of things that will make you completely fall in love with Hoi An, Vietnam.
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is the place to be for anyone interested in caving in Vietnam. Home to over 300 caves including the largest in the world; this phenomenal jungle experience will not disappoint!
or the past several years; elephant tourism has been booming all over Asia. At first glance it looks like a pretty awesome experience. Tourists from all over the world pay big money to get that token photo riding on the back of one of these beautiful giants. The part that I hope to shed some light on is what goes on behind the scenes. The part that you don’t see; the dark side of elephant tourism.
Before visiting Asia we found terrible reviews online about renting a motorbike. From accidents to being pulled over by corrupt police officers, everyone had a negative experience to share . Despite all of this we found the freedom and price of a bike very appealing. Although the roads can be hectic and the traffic laws are virtually non-existent, motorbike can be one of the best ways to see Southeast Asia!
Backpacking Southeast Asia is an increasingly popular route and there’s no question why. It’s affordable, beautiful, and full of adventure. Here are our tips on travel, budget, transportation, packing and more to help you get the most out of your adventure!