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  • Starter Kit to Vietnam

    Bustling cities, serene coastal towns, and historic sites throughout, Vietnam is a big, beautiful, complex country that will win you over. One insider gives us essential tips for seeing it all.

    Posted by Jimmy Im on September 25, 2013 at 1:58:23 PM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Aman Resorts Opens Plush Amanoi in Vietnam

    Amanoi is Aman Resort's newest ultra-luxe retreat in Vinh Hy Bay, Vietnam. Expect the group's signature design and amenities mixed with unparalleled views and an extensive spa.

    Posted by Jimmy Im on September 05, 2013 at 8:58:37 AM EDT in Hotels, News
  • New Anantara Resort Opens in Vietnam

    Luxury resort group Anantara is expanding its reach in Southeast Asia with its new property in Hoi An City, Vietnam. With five dining options, a plush spa, and calming environs, it's an enticing escape.

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on July 08, 2013 at 8:58:39 AM EDT in News, Hotels
  • Ultimate Road Trip: Vietnam's Northern Loop

    Yes, the words 'Vietnam' and 'road trip' might sound scary when put all together. But believe us, once you've made it out of bustling Hanoi, the countryside offers many multi-sensorial rewards.

    Posted by Adam Hodge on May 06, 2013 at 4:11:18 PM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • What to Pack: Vietnam

    Think French colonial-meets-local cuisine, picture-perfect scenes, and warm-hearted locals and you'll have no reason not to book it to Vietnam. Especially since we packed so well for you.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on April 12, 2013 at 4:31:21 PM EDT in Style
  • Just Back from: Touring Vietnam by Motorbike

    From the chaotic streets of Ho Chi Minh City to the cool interiors of a soon-to-be-abandoned temple (where my fortune was read), this motorbike tour brought us to the local level and was unforgettable.

    Posted by Dana McMahan on March 19, 2013 at 10:58:34 AM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Sailing the Mekong River with AmaWaterways

    River cruises can offer a whole new way to see an exotic locale. Take a trip down the Mekong River with AmaWaterways for an immersive and luxurious experience.

    Posted by Elissa Richard on February 05, 2013 at 12:08:29 PM EST in Cruises
  • What to Do in Hoi An, Vietnam

    Between Ho Chi Minh City in the South and Ha Noi to the North, is the slower-paced waterfront Hoi An. Dr. Vincent Lam, author of The Headmaster's Wager gives us his inside guide to Hoi An, where he researched his novel.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on September 21, 2012 at 3:10:49 PM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Susan Feniger on Eating (and Crossing the Street) in Southeast Asia

    Susan Feniger's new book, Street Food, features recipes culled from her travels to Southeast Asia and beyond. So we caught up with her to chat about her favorite places, experiences, and tips. She threw in a sweepstakes for a trip to Vietnam for good measure. Read on (and enter).

    Posted by Nicole Campoy on August 15, 2012 at 3:17:06 PM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • VietJetAir Hosts In-Flight Bikini Dance Party, Gets Fined

    Budget airline VietJetAir got into trouble this week after hosting an impromptu, bikini-clad dance party in-flight. They're being fined, but seeing that free teddy bears came with the show, some might say it was worth it.

    Posted by Deanna Cioppa on August 10, 2012 at 2:03:49 PM EDT in News, Airlines