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…

Saigon Travel Guide

After our first newsletter about Emperial Hue, I would like to head South to Ho Chi Minh City, still known as Saigon and the biggest city in modern Vietnam. It was the capital of the French protectorate of Cochinchina (1862–1954) and of South Vietnam (1954–75). The city lies along the Saigon River to the north of the Mekong River delta, about…

Oriental Sails fleet – Certificate of Excellence in The Guide Awards 2016

With much attempt in building a professional team and perfect luxury Halong Cruise service in recent time, Oriental Sails fleet has just received the Certificate of Excellence in The Guide Awards 2016 based on the surveys conducted by Vietnam Economic Times’ The Guide magazine. For years, Oriental Sails Company has won many prestigious awards, this time; Oriental…

Thing do to in Hue City

Located in the center of the long, narrow country, between the Perfume River and the South China Sea, it served as the country’s capital until 1945, and is still known as the Imperial City. Hue was also the site of some of the most destructive and mind-changing battles of the Vietnam War (known locally as…