Vietnam

Vietnam offers travellers the world over the chance to discover their rich histories, beautiful landscapes and delicious cuisine. Emerging from long years of conflict, colonial rule and communism, Vietnam is an exciting new addition to our growing list of exotic international destinations.

The faces of Vietnam

  They say a picture is worth a thousand words. In this week’s photo showcase we’ve decided to embrace this famous expression and leave our commentary to a minimum, as we believe these pictures really do speak for themselves. These fantastic … Continue reading

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Hanoi to the Mekong

  Our very own Rachel Armstrong recently returned from Southeast Asia after travelling on our 9 day Very Vietnam tour, journeying from Hanoi in the north to the Mekong Delta in the south taking in the key highlights along the way. In … Continue reading

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From Hanoi to Angkor Wat

  In July our own Penny Moody spent two weeks journeying through Southeast Asia on our 15 day Journey to Angkor Wat tour. In this week’s photo showcase she tells us about the highlights of her trip in Vietnam and … Continue reading

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Tailor-made Vietnam

  With striking scenery, charming hill towns, bustling cities, beautiful beaches and a fascinating history, Vietnam is the perfect destination for all the family. This week’s video pick was put together by Jessi Stewart while travelling with us on a … Continue reading

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Trekking in Sapa, Vietnam

  Originally established as a hill station by the French in 1922, Sapa has quickly become one of northern Vietnam’s most popular tourist destinations. With gorgeous scenery of cascading rice paddies and mountains carpeted with lush vegetation, Sapa is the … Continue reading

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Vietnam’s Expressions

From the age-old charm and grand colonial architecture of Hoi An and the spellbinding scenery of Halong Bay, to the cascading rice paddies of Sapa and the buzzing metropolis of Saigon, Vietnam is as colourful as it is diverse. This … Continue reading

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Journey to Angkor Wat

Planning your upcoming holidays for 2014? This week we’ve got an inspirational photo showcase for you featuring photographs taken by Andrew Kirkby while travelling on our 15 day Journey to Angkor Wat tour through Vietnam and Cambodia. Although we know … Continue reading

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Top 10 things to do in Vietnam

First off, Happy New Year everyone! We hope you’ve had an incredible start to 2014, where ever in the world you may be! And now, as protocol dictates, it is time for us all to contemplate life changes for the … Continue reading

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Getting suited and booted in Hoi An

Be prepared before you head to Hoi An, the town where tailors abound. From winter coats and dapper suits, to evening dresses, skirts and boots, the tailors in Hoi An can whip up just about any item of clothing you … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Hoi An Ancient Town

Famed its distinctive architecture, ancient cobbled streets and picturesque riverside location, Hoi An oozes effortless appeal and is undoubtedly one of Vietnam’s finest gems. Today this former trading post is awash with bustling market stalls, fabulous restaurants and tailor-shops all … Continue reading

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