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2015 seems to be a bumpy year for Vietnam tourism due to expensive Vietnam visa fees, complaints of scams or rip-off and Vietnam lost images in the eyes of many tourists. Another thing is the terrorism that the world is facing and as a result, not many people choose to travel. However, in general, Vietnam is still one of the safest countries in the world to travel and the most beautiful countries to visit in one's lifetime.
College Tourist - managed by the US magazine USA Today just listed three destinations in Vietnam are among the 10 of the most beautiful places to visit in Southeast Asia.
1. Hanoi - The capital city of Vietnam is the place to discover Vietnamese culture and history. The highlights of your Vietnam holiday in Hanoi are Ho Chi Minh mausoleum, One Pillar Pagoda, Temple of Literature, Hoan Kiem Lake, Museum of Ethnology, Old Quarter of Hanoi, Water Puppet show, Duong Lam ancient village. Hanoi is also the place to enjoy delicious street foods, buy cheap but nice souvenirs or to continue your Vietnam tour to Tam Coc - Halong Bay on land, Sapa, Halong Bay...
2. Halong Bay - The must see place in your Vietnam tour package and it is said that your Vietnam holiday is not complete without seeing it (Halong bay). Just 165km from Hanoi (3-3,5 hour drive), Halong bay offers day trip or overnight cruise to explore thousands of amazing islands, hidden caves, grottoes, lagoons. Kayaking, swimming, climbing, learning Ta Chi, cooking, fishing are some of the activities when you are on board. Vietnam family vacation, honeymoon vacation, discovery, beach break..., Halong tour is suitable for all.
3. Hoi An - This ancient town is really a charming Vietnam holiday destination. Hoi An is about halfway from Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh City so this is the perfect place for break during your Vietnam travel. Traveling to Hoi An, you should stay for at least 3 nights to relax on white sandy beach, walk to discover the ancient town, visit My Son sanctuary, cyclo through peaceful countryside or buy cheap but beautiful ready to wear clothes.