The first time I’ve heard about Dong Hoi and the Phong Nha Ke Bang National park was from the owner of my homestay in Hoi An. After her recommendation, I’ve read about it and decided to go. Phong Nha Ke Bang national park is located in Central
The demilitarized zone (DMZ) is THE TOUR in Hue. It’s promoted and available everywhere around the city and not really expensive (300.000-380.000 VND) ... buuut ... I don’t really like going on tours. I hate it when you are herded around, not able to
Hue - the former imperial city - where it’s maybe good to stay a day, but you really won’t miss that much if you skip it. Its main attraction is the Imperial Citadel, the former imperial seat of the Nguyen Dynasty which ruled Vietnam from Hue
A very famous road exists in Central Vietnam ... a road made famous by Top Gear Vietnam special ... a road between Hoi An (or Danang) and Hue that crosses one of Vietnam’s most scenic mountain passes - the Hai Van Pass.
My Son (Hindu) temples were built in the time of the Kingdom of Champa (4th to 14th century AD) and were dedicated to worship of the god Shiva. The ruins were declared a UNESCO World Heritage site and you’ll see a picture of them hanging outside of