Green rice flake cakes, fine treat of Hanoi

Green rice flake cakes (or Bánh cốm in Vietnamese), which has long held a special position in Hanoian’s hearts, is an ideal food choice and meaningful gift for Vietnamese and foreigners alike.   

Rhododendron simsii in bloom add charms to Fansipan

As April rolls around and the chilly, clouded Northwest peaks receive the first rays of sunlight, Rhododendron simsii, dubbed ‘empress of mountain flowers’ are awoken in all their glory after a long winter retreat.

Mu Cang Chai In Pour Water Season

Admire the glittering terraced fields stretching endlessly or participating in the unique seasonal festivals. Especially the scenery changing colors from time to time of the day. It's extremely interesting experiences when coming to Mu Cang Chai in pour water season.

Spring vitalizes picture-postcard village in Ha Giang’s mountains

Pho Tro is a small village on the outskirts of Pho Bang town in Dong Van District. Set amid the granite mountains of Sung La Valley, it is blessed with majestic beauty. Located in its center is the one-hectare Dragon Lake, which is cherished by locals because it has a constant, never-ending flow of water that is rare in highland areas.

Forest peach casts northern Vietnam mountain in pink

Blooming later than usual this year, forest peach blossoms cover Mau Son Mountain in Lang Son Province on the China border.

Lan Ha Bay Is Ranked Among The Most Beautiful In The World

It is known that Lan Ha Bay is famous as one of the most beautiful bays in Vietnam, peaceful and romantic, adjacent to Ha Long Bay. Read more

Best 8 non-touristy things to do in Hanoi

Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam, is a fascinating city and a must-visit destination for all trips in Vietnam. The city is also a travel gateway to many beautiful destinations in Northern Vietnam so many tourist choose Hanoi as the convenient starting point for their Vietnam private tour

Top 10 things to do in Hanoi

No trip to Vietnam would be complete without a visit to the hectic, high-energy capital, Hanoi. The city is a fine blend of history and modernity, where colonial architecture and ornate pagodas contrast with glassy malls and shiny motorbikes

Bauhinia flowers cast a spell over northern mountainous region

March is a nice time of year to visit the northwest of Vietnam when the beautiful Bauhinia season peaks, painting the region white.

Hanoi streets dazzle as white sua flowers bloom

White sua flowers (Dalbergia tonkinensis), considered a symbol of March, are blooming in profusion on Hanoi’s streets after starting a bit early this year.