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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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Green Season in Vietnam and Cambodia

Green Season in Vietnam and Cambodia

A Vietnam and Cambodia holiday in the summer and fall is a refreshing respite into a lush world of rice terraces, serene bays and colorful festivals. There are some of the experiences you can access when you travel during green season to those beautiful countries in Southeast Asia, Incense Travel has listed out some travel experiences for your upcoming Vietnam and Cambodia tours.


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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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A Day in the Life Experience

A Day in the Life Experience

Our travelers are curious life-long travelers, who want to truly experience the destination and not just seeing it. They embrace opportunities to immerse themselves in local culture, step out of their comfort zones for a discovery, and go off the beaten path to learn about the destination while still accommodate in comfort at night. Incense Travel has been hand-crafting journeys exclusively for our travelers, who will get to engage with a local people throughout each adventure.


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Luxury Laos Tours

Luxury Laos Tours

Located in the heart of the Indochinese peninsula of mainland Southeast Asia, Laos borders Cambodia to the southwest, Vietnam to the east, Thailand to the west, China and Myanmar to the north and northwest. This landlocked country holds tight to its Buddhist tradition, Laotians live each day gracefully and peacefully with a pleasant and laid-back attitude.


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Indochina and Incarnations of Hanoi

Indochina and Incarnations of Hanoi

Indochina (Indochine in French), an area covering the present-day states of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia, was the name given to the French dependencies in Southeast Asia in the late 19th century. The name “Indochina” refers to the territory, which historically has the cultural influence of India and China, and physically bound by the India in the west and China in the north.


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Mekong River and Our Water Journey in Laos

Mekong River and Our Water Journey in Laos

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 banks of the Mekong. Rising from the Tibet Autonomous Region of China, about three-fourths of Mekong’s drainage area lies within Laos, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam. A cruise on the Mekong truly reveals a vibrant world of Southeast Asia along its shores.


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Vietnam: Cuc Phuong National Park

Vietnam: Cuc Phuong National Park

Often described as the balcony of the Indochinese Peninsula, Vietnam is known for its beaches, rivers, Buddhist temples and bustling cities. Visitors should never miss out the colonial charms of the Hanoi, the UNESCO listed site of Halong Bay and the sandy beaches in coastal town of Hoi An, Phu Quoc or Con Dao Islands. But the country is also home of thirty national parks scattering along the stretch of its land, including Cuc Phuong National Park – Vietnam’s oldest national park.


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Scenic Seaplane Flights between Hanoi and Halong Bay

Scenic Seaplane Flights between Hanoi and Halong Bay

The scenic seaplane flights between Hanoi and Halong Bay have become an exclusive experience in northern Vietnam, it’s a great way to get the most out of what the area has to offer. Take in the picturesque scenery of the Red River Delta and the amazing natural wonder of Halong from the top view, enjoy the 45 minute-flight instead of four hours driving. In Halong Bay, aboard a private wooden boat to cruise by towering limestone formations, visit the limestone cave and fishing villages.


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Halong Bay: Best Luxury Cruises

Halong Bay: Best Luxury Cruises

Halong Bay is Vietnam’s prime tourist attraction, this UNESCO World Heritage listed bay is home to thousands of limestone islands rising out of emerald waters of Tonkin Gulf. The best way to explore the stunning rock formations and the calm waters of Halong is to aboard a luxury Vietnamese junk (traditional wooden boat). As there are so many luxury cruises to choose, though they all have similar cruising itineraries, we’ve picked out to introduce the best six luxury cruises


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