Vietnam

The Poor Man’s Forbidden City

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Whatever you do in Hue, be careful about what you eat—otherwise, you might have to wait a decade to truly discover the city like I did.

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How to Stay Sane in Hoi An

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Of all the things to do in Hoi An, my favorite activity in this ancient town is to reminisce.

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Da Nang Days

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Although my trip started stressfully, I look back fondly at all the things to do in Da Nang—and outside the city as well.

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The Ultimate Guide to Visas in Southeast Asia

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If you need information on visas for Southeast Asia, you’ve come to the right place.

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A Crash Course in Vietnam Visas

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Getting a Vietnam visa on arrival is easy, though it does require some preparation.

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Why Are There No Nonstop Flights from the US to Vietnam?

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Here’s a fact that might surprise you: Los Angeles to Ho Chi Minh City is the busiest unserved air route in the world.

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Why I’ve Got to Get Back to Saigon

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I’ve wanted to return to Vietnam, in general, since almost the day I left, but Saigon in particular has changed and evolved in ways that belie the near-seven years that have passed.

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30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit Vietnam

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I have a feeling these photos are going to make you want to take a trip to Vietnam, whether you follow the path I took or plot a course unique to you.

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