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Southeast Asia’s most famous caves

Southeast Asia’s most famous caves

In Indochina, there are two famous mountain ranges, Hoang Lien Son Mountain Range in the southeast end of the Himalaya Mountains, and the Annamite Range which extends approximately 1,100 km (680 mi) through Laos, Vietnam, and a small area in northeast Cambodia. Those mountain ranges and limestone islands in the region hold hundreds of vast cave systems, many of them are extremely isolated and have yet to be explored!


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Vietnam Holidays: Nha Trang Beach Break

Vietnam Holidays: Nha Trang Beach Break

Located on the south center coast of Vietnam, which is less than an hour flight from Saigon, Nha Trang is one of the most famous beach city in the country. Whether you are staying a local hotel or a nice resort in this city, the ocean is always less than a 15-minute walk away. Beside its sandy beaches, the city is also known for its diving sites in offshore islands, such as the coral reefs in Hon Mun and the nature reserve of Hon Tam islands.


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Top 7 Reasons Why Families Should Travel to Vietnam

Top 7 Reasons Why Families Should Travel to Vietnam

Family travel is one of our passions at Incense Travel, we love to arrange family holidays. There is no better way to explore a country with the ones you love than by embarking on a journey designed for the whole family. While there are so many family friendly destinations to choose from, Vietnam perhaps one of the best options for families in search of history, fun and adventure.


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Hoi An Among the World's 15 best Tourism Cities

Hoi An Among the World's 15 best Tourism Cities

Hoi An, about 30km (20 miles) south of Danang City, is one of the most well-known attractions in Vietnam. This 400-year-old town features peaceful atmosphere with traditional houses, boutique shops and friendly people. The lovely ancient port town of Hoi An has gained much attention from global travelers, and made it to the list of 15 best tourism sites on earth.


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Vietnam in top 10 destinations in the world

Vietnam in top 10 destinations in the world

Based on readers’ reviews and ratings for various categories including travel experiences, restaurants, accommodations, gathered over 12 months. TripAdvisor, the world’s most popular travel guide and review website, recently released a ranking that lists Vietnam among the top 10 destinations in the world.


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Laos Tour: Our journey on the Mekong

Laos Tour: Our journey on the Mekong

Mekong River is the longest river in Southeast Asia, which flows through Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam before draining into the East Sea in Southeast Vietnam. Both Vientiane and Phnom Penh, Laos and Cambodia’s capitals, stand on the banks of the meandering river. Therefore, a cruise on the Mekong truly reveals a vibrant world of Southeast Asia along its shores.


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Vietnamese Lacquer Art

Vietnamese Lacquer Art

Travelers visiting Vietnam often notice the artistic use of lacquerware in almost everything, from paintings and wall hangings to wine holders and jewelry boxes. Lacquer is a natural substance, the toxic sap from a lacquer tree. Ancient people noticed that this sticky sap was like a natural plastic, which could be used to coat objects. As it becomes hardened after contacting with air, then created a hard shell and resistant to heat and moisture.


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The Luxurious Ginger Launches in Lan Ha Bay

The Luxurious Ginger Launches in Lan Ha Bay

The Heritage Line made waves in Lan Ha Bay and Halong Bay this month with the re-launching of its once famous cruise, the gracious Ginger in June 2018. The cruise is based in Lan Ha Bay, a very tranquil part in the south of the famous Halong Bay in Vietnam. Before coming to the new quiet area, the former Ginger was a glorious luxury star in Halong Bay when most cruises were at lower standards.


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Hanoi at dawn

Hanoi at dawn

Hanoians start their days early in the morning, from 5.00am hundreds of locals at all age are playing badminton or Vietnamese hacky sack around Hoan Kiem Lake, while many farmers are trying to sell their flowers and vegetable in the markets and along the awakening streets. See the lively Hanoi at dawn is not only an interesting good morning tour for foreign travelers, but it is also an excitement for other local people, especially photographers.


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The Lotus Flower

The Lotus Flower

As May brings the summer time in Vietnam, the beautiful Lotus season and lunar April celebrate Buddha birthday, we would like to take the moment to introduce the Lotus flower, which is native to Southeast Asian countries, particularly Vietnam. The plant that has its roots firmly in the mud, and sends out long stems to which leaves and flowers are attached. The beautiful and fragrant Lotus flower opens in the morning, and they are swaying in ponds across the country every summer.


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