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My Day Trip Back to Tam Coc Ninh Binh

My Day Trip Back to Tam Coc Ninh Binh

A day tip from the capital city to Tam Coc landscape in Ninh Binh, a southern province of Hanoi, is always recommended to every travelers visiting north Vietnam who seek for a serene countryside and stunning natural scenery. Tam Coc features a lovely river running through picturesque limestone mountain ranges, which are surrounded by yellow rice paddy fields dotted with hard working farmers. The destination is one of Vietnam’s UNESCO World Heritage listed-sites.


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Our 10 Day Adventure in North Vietnam

Our 10 Day Adventure in North Vietnam

I’ve just recently finished my 10-day adventure in North Vietnam with three travelers from the U.S, we got a wonderful time together traveling from Hanoi to Mai Chau, Halong Bay and Hoi An. With their permissions to use some of our group photos for this blog post sharing our experiences, and here is what we did during our journey.


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Vietnam Tours: Top 10 Cultural Experiences

Vietnam Tours: Top 10 Cultural Experiences

From the imposing mountains with gorgeous views to the serene bays and endless coast line with stunning sandy beaches, Vietnam is a giant tapestry of beauty and wonder just waiting to be explored. In celebration of our country’s recent progresses, Incense Travel has assembled our Top 10 Cultural Experiences, featuring highlights from our newly minted offerings across the country. This is “Vietnam the Beautiful”, Incense Travel style.


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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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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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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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The Scenic Countryside of Ninh Binh Province

The Scenic Countryside of Ninh Binh Province

There are so much to see in Hanoi, which has been the capital of Vietnam since 1010. You can enjoy exploring the French quarters with tree lined boulevard sparking with yellow buildings, or walking the old quarter to discover thousands of groceries on narrow streets. Where else can you go without a long drive? Is there any countryside area you can go for a day trip? The answer is Ninh Binh province, known for the scenic countryside and limestone mountains.


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Trang An Ninh Binh Information And Tips

Trang An Ninh Binh Information And Tips

Ninh Binh is considered to be the heaven on earth for having the magnificent scenery of Trang An, Tam Coc, Van Long. Among those Trang An Ninh Binh is the largest and the most beautiful and peaceful mountains, rivers, caves and rice fields combination.


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