Explore The Beauty Of Vietnam With Atravelmate

What is more beautiful than coming to the new land, exploring all the beauty with indescribable emotions and marking unforgetable memories. Only “take the backpack and go” can give us memories like that in life. Explore the North with enchanting beauty North Vietnam is characterized by its mountainous terrain, with both mountains and sea, plus…

To Hue Admire Thien Mu Pagoda

In the midst of the green A purple flower To the birds of the cross That song of heaven (Little spring – Thanh Hai) Hue poetry was so natural and beautiful, Thanh Hai poet was not excluded by feelings when writing about Hue full of pride. We came to Hue on a nice day, with…

Phu Yen , Thuy Hoa

Phu Yen – A Short History Originally founded by the Champa people, Phu Yen developed into a prosperous coastal province. This special status made the region a coveted prize for Vietnamese forces who slowly took over the area in the early 1600s. In the 18th century, Phu Yen had become a strategically important trade center which…

Christmas in Vietnam

My first steps in Vietnam soil were on the early afternoon of 24 Dec 1997 in Saigon. It was an unforgettable experience, having no idea what to expect for Christmas in a Bouddhist country. Churches were packed, streets were taken over by millions of motorbikes, no way to get through by car. Make sure to…

All UNESCO World Heritage Sites for Indochina Tour

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) was set up in November 1945 and has a declared purpose of contributing to peace and security through the promotion of international collaboration in educational, scientific, and cultural reforms. There are currently 195 member states of UNESCO

Documentaries, books and films you might like to read before travel to Vietnam

This newsletter will not go about the amazing scenery, it’s rich culture or breath taking beaches. I like to share a bit of info about documentaries, books and films you might like to read before or after coming here, to get some more depth about the sad history of this amazing people. To lead a…

Northwest Vietnam introduction

As tourism has surged the last few years, and technology has allowed travelers to document their experiences, some are starting to wonder if agents can keep up with their clients’ expectations for trips that are free of crowds and full of Facebook-ready images that make them look like travel pioneers. Destinations around the world are…

Why Vietnam was the perfect location for Kong: Skull Island

Vietnam is “gorgeous and otherworldly” “The look of Vietnam is gorgeous and otherworldly at the same time,” he said. “There’s such a raw, powerful and unspoiled beauty that general audiences hadn’t experienced on screen before. There’s a ruggedness and a beauty to a place like Vietnam.” Even though it has been chosen as a Hollywood…

Great family holiday in the summer of 2017

If you are still looking for a great family holiday in the summer of 2017, here are some things Vietnam has to offer.  Besides the beaches and local culture, Vietnam has quite a few atractions for young and old. 1) Cultural Highlights : Hanoi : A cyclo tour of Hanoi is an excellent introduction to…