Hue Vietnam Travel Guide: Tombs, Towers and Tanks

Things To Do In Hue Vietnam Once the national capital from 1802-1945, Hue Vietnam is home to the ancient Imperial City (Citadel) and the tombs of several emperors.The ancient sites around the city are spectacularly beautiful and it was well worth the visit. Hue Imperial City (The Citadel) Emperors of Vietnam once lived in this walled fortress and palace. Much of the structure was damaged or destroyed by battles with the Continue Reading →

Hoi An, Vietnam: Spending Some Time Around the Old Town

In 1999, the old town of Hoi An was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The narrow streets are lined with buildings from centuries ago and in the evening lanterns light their way. Hoi An is more than just this historic town though! Beautiful white sand beaches line the coast, fantastic restaurants can be found and it is about an hour away from the temple complex My Son. Found around Continue Reading →

Da Nang, Vietnam: Now is the Best Time to Visit!

Early morning in Da Nang Da Nang, the fifth largest city in Vietnam is an up and coming tourist destination. Clean, white sand beaches line its coast and many Vietnamese will tell you it is the friendliest city in the country. With more international flights flying directly to the city over the past few years it is more accessible than ever but it still retains a lot of its original Continue Reading →

Sun Halo and Iridescent Rainbow Clouds in Hoi An, Vietnam

We are currently in Hoi An, Vietnam. Tomorrow will be our last day in this city and I've been sick in bed all day with a bad cold. So this evening I decided to take some photos of the rice fields and mountains surrounding our hotel from the window of our room. As the sun was setting I noticed to the right of the sun what appeared to be a Continue Reading →