Country information about the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, including customs, foods, traditions, transport, visas, and culture

This is a subcategory of Asia

Adventure Travel in Vietnam

Information about adventure travel in Vietnam that's dangerous and/or explorative in nature.

Agritourism in Vietnam

Vietnam agritourism information and reviews.

Archaeology in Vietnam

Information about archaeology in Vietnam.

Best and Worst Food in Vietnam

Information about the best and worst foods in Vietnam.

Tasting the foods and drinks of a country can be a memorable highlight (or mental scar) for any traveler.

Best Beaches in Vietnam

Information about the best beaches in Vietnam.

Best Vietnam Souvenir Markets

Information about the best souvenir markets in Vietnam.

Bizarre Tours in Vietnam

Information about bizarre tours in Vietnam.

Forget about the standard travel collection of museums and cathedrals, bizarre tours are about experiencing something that's probably not listed in your guidebook.

Eating and Transport in Cat Ba, Vietnam

Gidday Craig I enjoyed your writing on getting to Cat Ba .We will probably do it the more expensive way but I would like to know if there is a lot of different place to eat there. Also we are looking to stay at the Cat Ba resort and would like to know if there is transport back and forth to Cat Ba town. Your assistance would be appreciated

Embassy of Vietnam

Information on the consulates, offices, and embassies of Vietnam.

Female Travelers in Vietnam

Information for female travelers in Vietnam. Guides for women traveling to Vietnam.

Food Poisoning in Vietnam

Traveler advisories and reported cases of food poisoning and foodborne illness in Vietnam.

Gay and Lesbian Travel in Vietnam

Information about gay and lesbian travel in Vietnam.

Hanoi Airport Departure Tax

Flying with AirAsia from Hanoi to Bangkok, I didn't know how much the departure tax was in Hanoi, or if it was typically wrapped into the price of the ticket purchased online.

How Much is a Taxi to the Hanoi Airport?

A taxi to the airport from Hanoi is fixed at 150,000 dong (US$9.35 in December, 2007). Don't let one of Vietnam's many shady taxi drivers charge you any different. As always, agree on the price beforehand.

How to do Business in Vietnam

Information and tips on how to do business in Vietnam.

Jobs for Backpackers, Travelers in Vietnam

Information about jobs for travelers in Vietnam.

Missing Person Traveler Tourist Backpacker in Vietnam

Information on missing persons (travelers, tourists, backpackers) in Vietnam.

Musical Turn Signal

An audio annoyance, musical turn signals and reversing lamps (backup lights) serenade pedestrians when illuminated.

Must-Try Foods in Vietnam

Information about foods that must be tried by travelers in Vietnam.

Party Beaches in Vietnam

Information about the best party beaches in Vietnam.

Potable (Safe) Drinking Water in Vietnam

Information for travelers about drinking the water in Vietnam.

Quiet Secluded Hidden Beaches in Vietnam

Information about hidden, secluded, or quiet beaches in Vietnam.

Reasons to Hate Vietnam

Reasons to hate Vietnam.

Reasons to Love Vietnam

Reasons to love Vietnam.

Skinny Buildings in Vietnam

Vietnamese architecture is full of distinctly tall, skinny buildings. From Hanoi's large, urban expanse, to isolated buildings in the countryside, building thin is a cultural habit in Vietnam.

Study Abroad in Vietnam

Information on studying abroad in Vietnam.

Traditional Vietnam Food

Information about traditional foods in Vietnam.

Travel Dangers in Vietnam

Information about the dangers of traveling in Vietnam.

Travel Injuries in Vietnam

Information about physical injuries sustained while traveling or backpacking in Vietnam.

Travel Problems Annoyances Trouble in Vietnam

Information about incidents of traveler problems, annoyances, or trouble in Vietnam.

Traveling with Children in Vietnam

Information about traveling with children in Vietnam.

Vietnam Anthropology

Information about anthropology in Vietnam.

Vietnam Arts and Crafts Markets

Information about the best arts and crafts markets in Vietnam.

Vietnam Backpack Storage Lockers

Information about secure backpack storage lockers and left luggage storage in Vietnam.

Vietnam Black Market

Information about the black market in Vietnam.

Vietnam Campgrounds

Information on places to camp outdoors in Vietnam.

Vietnam Corruption

Information on the corruption in Vietnam.

Vietnam Customs and Etiquette

Information about customs and etiquette in Vietnam.

Vietnam Import Export

Information on how to import or export to/from Vietnam.

Vietnam Medical Services

Information about clinical healthcare for tourists and travelers in Vietnam.

Vietnam Pillbox

Memories fade, but the vietnamese pillboxes remain.

Vietnam Rental Car

Information on renting a car in Vietnam.

Vietnam Road Trips

Information about road trips in Vietnam.

Vietnam Spas and Massage Therapy

Information about massage therapy and spas in Vietnam.

Vietnam Taxis

Information about taking a taxi in Vietnam.

Vietnam Travel Agent

Information about travel agents in Vietnam.

Vietnam Travel Tips

Tips for traveling in Vietnam.

Vietnam Traveler Tourist Scams

Information about scams targeting tourists and travelers in Vietnam.

Vietnam Travelogues

Travelogues of travelers from Vietnam or from tourists who have traveled in Vietnam.

Vietnam Vacation Travel Packages

Information and reviews of vacation packages and travel packages in Vietnam.

Volunteer in Vietnam

Information on volunteering in Vietnam.