A selection of photos of the famous Bac Ha Market – Vietnam, taken on a recent visit during our Vietnam and China tour – South more..
Today we’ll mostly be posting boat photos! The spectacular limestone scenery of Vietnam’s Ninh Binh Province, which certainly lives up to its name ‘Halong in more..
To round up our round up of Southeast Asian World Heritage Sites last, but not by any means least, here’s Vietnam’s entries and would be more..
The small town of Hoi An is located in Quang Nam Province on the coast of south central Vietnam, a short distance from the larger more..
To discover another of our very favourite spots in Vietnam, the riverside town of Chau Doc, we’ll travel to the opposite end of the country more..
One of our very favourite spots in Vietnam, the picturesque town of Sapa lies amongst the high ranges of the ‘Tonkinese Alps’ in the far more..
This year’s Lausanne Alpine Club’s, (Club Alpin Suisse, Lausanne), Southeast Asia tour took the form of a Vietnam odyssey from Hanoi to Saigon including side more..
Whilst Tai groups had probably been gradually infiltrating southwards into what is now northern Vietnam, Laos and Thailand for several centuries from their homeland in more..
Xeo (or Xe) Quit’s always been one of our favourite stops on our 3 day Mekong Delta programme; – the dense, lush, impenetrable jungle with more..
Plenty of great markets to wander around in Vietnam and indeed the wet market across the river from Can Tho is also a favourite but more..
New roads and routes get constructed, new flight connections introduced, new destinations open up, hotels and resorts come and go so there’s been quite a more..
We’re really pleased to see that Vietnam Airlines are now promising to introduce direct flights from Saigon to London later this year which will make more..
Although the ambulant Akha street vendors of Khao San, Tha Pae Gate and other tourist hot spots are very successful and the Lisus in Pai more..
Continuing westwards from the Flower Hmong of Ha Giang and Black Hmong of Lao Cai we reach Lai Chau Province and its colourful Red Hmong more..
The Black Hmong sub group of Northern Vietnam are particularly well known due to Sapa’splace on the well-trodden tourist trail. Although the town itself is more..
A Flower Hmong girl taken at Bac Ha’s Sunday Market. Don’t intend to be patronising – these guys have as much right to a cellphone more..
And here’s a photo of the famous ‘Japanese Bridge’ at Hoi An – for no reason other than we haven’t posted a Vietnam pic for more..
Excellent Malaysian site – Penang travel tips – containing not only everything you could conceivably ever want, or need, to know about Penang, (food, sites, more..
Not a bad spot for a morning coffee or an evening cocktail eh!? That’s the terrace of the café at Whale Island Resort on the more..
After a drive along the much improved road from Laos’s Muang Khua to the Vietnamese border, Wi’s gallant group have now arrived in the remote more..