Helpful travel tips, things to do & advice to have a great holiday in Vietnam.
Electricity in Vietnam
The usual voltage is between 220V and 240V, 50 Hertz; but sometimes you
encounter 110V, also at 50 Hertz, just to confuse things. Two-pin
In Asia it is inappropriate for couples to show excessive affection in
public. Never raise your voice or show anger, it is best to keep smiling
Bargaining in Vietnam
In shops that display a set price then bargaining is not appropriate.
Items such as water and snacks will have a set price but you can bargain
Most of the hotels we use in Vietnam provide a laundry service although
this can be quite expensive, sometimes as much as US$1 per item. It is
Questions in Vietnam
Locals will frequently ask you the following questions: How old are you?
Are you married? Do you have any children? Vietnamese have a complex
How to walk in Vietnam
Walking around Vietnam is an exciting new adventure, however
initially you will feel intimidated by the chaos. It is important that
What to wear in Vietnam - Vietnam Clothing Tips
What to wear when you travel to Vietnam? This is one of the important factors in your trip. To have a truly perfect and enjoyable trip, you should che...
Vietnam Shopping Tips
Ladies have a traditional Vietnamese Ao Dai (long silk dress) and other tailor-made clothing.Vietnam is renowned for stunning quality lacqureware pict...
Public Holidays in Vietnam 2018
Vietnam national calendar of all 2018 public holidays, The Lunar New
Year 2018 holidays will be from Wednesday, February 14, 2018 until the
Tipping in Vietnam
The practice of tipping was not common at all in Vietnam, until the waves of tourism brought with it many western influences, including the concept of...