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Discover Tet (Lunar New Year holiday) in three regions of Vietnam

Lunar New Year is the biggest traditional festival as well as the special holiday of Asian countries in general and Vietnam in particular.In Vietnam, Lunar New Year is known as “Tet Nguyen Dan” or commonly known by its more shortened name “Tet”.

Discover the unique features of Central Vietnam cuisine

Unlike the cuisine of the Nord which is exquisite and sophisticated or the rustic one of the South, the cuisine of the Central region - which has spent three centuries as the capital of the last feudal dynasties, has a clear distinction between two cuisine groups: royal cuisine and casual cuisine

Dao Tien ethnic costumes

Dao Tien people in Bac Kan province scattered in the districts of Ba Be, Ngan Son,... form an ethnic group with a unique culture. Their costumes are sophisticated but appropriate for their production labor practices.

Kayaking experience at Ba Be Lake

Kayaking was priorly famous in well-known tourist attractions but is now popular among young travelers at other destinations such as Ha Long Bay, Cat Ba Bay, etc. Visit Ba Be Lake to take part in such a delightful activity

Top 5 stunning islands to discover in Vietnam

No idea where to go in Vietnam? How about these 5 best islands, known as the 5 gems of Vietnamese coastal region?

5 reasons for choosing Mr Linh’s Homestay Ba Be

It is a common sense that not only the beauty of the destination and interesting activities, but the accommodation where tourists can relax and recharge their energy also plays an important role in making a memorable holiday.

A guide to top 8 national parks in Vietnam

The country really sparkles when you step into one of its 33 national parks, these vast green spaces are home to gargantuan caves, dramatic limestone mountains, golden coastlines and dense thickets of jungle where gibbons dangle from vines and the promise of adventure lurks behind every mangrove tree. Here’s our pick of the best national parks to visit in Vietnam.

Vietnam’s 10 best natural wonders

Breathtaking landscapes appear at every turn in Vietnam. From the window of a trundling train you'll witness an endless patchwork of impossible-green rice paddies, while in Halong Bay a horizon studded with incisor-like limestone islands makes an ethereal sight. From Mui Ne in the deep south, where you can wonder at a Sahara-esque scene of wind-sculpted sand dunes from the basket of a hot-air balloon, to the stupendous karst mountains of the far north, Vietnam offers up a bewitching array of superlative landscapes.

Easy Tips to Travel Eco-Friendly

As nations wait for a vaccine to stop Covid-19 from spreading, our planet shows positive signs due to the measures taken against the virus. Global economic activity is eventually going to return to normal, so what can we do to help reduce our carbon print when we travel? Here is a brief list of tips for travellers, very easy to apply, giving you the opportunity to compensate your carbon footprint, and support your planet.

New Evidence of Prehistoric Human Presence in Ba Be National Park

In July 2020, a significant discovery was made in the field of archaeology in caves of our beloved Ba Be national park, in Bac Kan province, Northern Vietnam. Archaeologists unearthed several objects dated to 20,000 years ago, shading a new light on the early traces of human life in the area.

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