2-Day Hue Tour Including The DMZ from Da Nang  						This is one history lesson you won’t want to miss! A two-day journey through Vietnam’s eventful past that starts in the fascinating imperial-era when royalty resided in Hue city and ends in the infamous war-time history of Vietnam at the DMZ and Vinh Moc Tunnels. 		 								Day 1: Da Nang – Hue (L/D)Upon arrival in Hue, we will visit the Citadel, Hue’s most prime attraction containing the Imperial City, the Forbidden Purple ...

2-Day Hue Tour Including The DMZ from Da Nang This is one history lesson you won’t want to miss! A two-day journey through Vietnam’s eventful past that starts in the fascinating imperial-era when royalty resided in Hue city and ends in the infamous war-time history of Vietnam at the DMZ and Vinh Moc Tunnels. Day 1: Da Nang – Hue (L/D)Upon arrival in Hue, we will visit the Citadel, Hue’s most prime attraction containing the Imperial City, the Forbidden Purple ...

Viet Nam  -  Throughout thousands of years, life in Viet Nam has not changed much.  In 1887 the French colonialist severed ties with Viet Nam and purchasing alliance with Spain and the Netherlands threatened to Viet Nam to open up its claim entirely and priorities for Europeans.  War broke out during one hundred years, leading to the complete change history of Viet Nam.

Viet Nam - Throughout thousands of years, life in Viet Nam has not changed much. In 1887 the French colonialist severed ties with Viet Nam and purchasing alliance with Spain and the Netherlands threatened to Viet Nam to open up its claim entirely and priorities for Europeans. War broke out during one hundred years, leading to the complete change history of Viet Nam.

7 Awesome Things to Do in Hue, Vietnam Right in the middle of Vietnam, Hue was the capital for 143 years (1802 – 1945). It is a city rich with history. Hue is home to 7 imperial tombs as well as the ancient imperial city. During the Vietnam war, Hue suffered badly. The “Battle of Hue” was one of the longest and deadliest battles. Along with the human casualties, many historic sites were damaged or destroyed.

7 Awesome Things to Do in Hue, Vietnam Right in the middle of Vietnam, Hue was the capital for 143 years (1802 – 1945). It is a city rich with history. Hue is home to 7 imperial tombs as well as the ancient imperial city. During the Vietnam war, Hue suffered badly. The “Battle of Hue” was one of the longest and deadliest battles. Along with the human casualties, many historic sites were damaged or destroyed.

Hoa Lo Prison Museum: Infamous relic marks a dark period in the history of Vietnam -  Built and named Maison Centrale by the French administration in 1896, the notorious Hoa Lo Prison was Hanoi’s main jail complex keeping political prisoners, regarded as the gruesome French guillotine beheading a host of Vietnamese revolutionaries. During Vietnam War, the prison was used to detain US POWs and obtained its iron nickname of ‘Hanoi Hilton’ in this period.  #ThingsToSeeIn

Hoa Lo Prison Museum: Infamous relic marks a dark period in the history of Vietnam - Built and named Maison Centrale by the French administration in 1896, the notorious Hoa Lo Prison was Hanoi’s main jail complex keeping political prisoners, regarded as the gruesome French guillotine beheading a host of Vietnamese revolutionaries. During Vietnam War, the prison was used to detain US POWs and obtained its iron nickname of ‘Hanoi Hilton’ in this period. #ThingsToSeeIn

Going to Vietnam? Check which activities you can do in this awesome country and how much they cost! You can download this infographic as a pdf in the Phenomenal Globe Travel Planning Library => http://www.phenomenalglobe.com/travel-planning-library/

Going to Vietnam? Check which activities you can do in this awesome country and how much they cost! You can download this infographic as a pdf in the Phenomenal Globe Travel Planning Library => http://www.phenomenalglobe.com/travel-planning-library/

Hue was once Vietnam’s capital and the seat of the Nguyen Dynasty from 1802 to 1945. Rich in history and monuments, the city itself is a work in progress with little choice of restaurants and hotels.  While I didn’t fall in love with the city, I was impressed by the sights it had to offer. As the former home to the last emperor of Vietnam, there are plenty worth seeing.

Hue was once Vietnam’s capital and the seat of the Nguyen Dynasty from 1802 to 1945. Rich in history and monuments, the city itself is a work in progress with little choice of restaurants and hotels. While I didn’t fall in love with the city, I was impressed by the sights it had to offer. As the former home to the last emperor of Vietnam, there are plenty worth seeing.

As the oldest continuously developed area of Vietnam, Hanoi's Old Quarter has a history that spans 2,000 years and represents the eternal soul of the city. In the early 13th century the collection of tiny workshop villages which clustered around the palace walls evolved into craft cooperatives, or guilds. By the seventeenth century the city was protected by 16 gates which were locked at night by heavy wooden doors. The Quan Chuong gate built in 1744 still stands at the end of Hang Chieu…

As the oldest continuously developed area of Vietnam, Hanoi's Old Quarter has a history that spans 2,000 years and represents the eternal soul of the city. In the early 13th century the collection of tiny workshop villages which clustered around the palace walls evolved into craft cooperatives, or guilds. By the seventeenth century the city was protected by 16 gates which were locked at night by heavy wooden doors. The Quan Chuong gate built in 1744 still stands at the end of Hang Chieu…

A really lovely show that tells the history of Vietnam and is part of Vietnamese culture. The puppeteers do a great job with their movements, it's interesting to watch

A really lovely show that tells the history of Vietnam and is part of Vietnamese culture. The puppeteers do a great job with their movements, it's interesting to watch

Vietnam is quickly becoming one of the most popular destinations in Southeast Asia and it’s easy to see why. The country offers stunning landscapes, delicious food, a fascinating history, and friendly people. Here are the 7 Places Not to Miss in Vietnam by Michael Turtle on #PacSafeTravel

Vietnam is quickly becoming one of the most popular destinations in Southeast Asia and it’s easy to see why. The country offers stunning landscapes, delicious food, a fascinating history, and friendly people. Here are the 7 Places Not to Miss in Vietnam by Michael Turtle on #PacSafeTravel

Travel in Southeast Asia: Southeast Asia, as a region, is famous for its rich history, diverse culture and unparalleled heritage. It has been attracting backpacking enthusiasts for decades now. Be it the modern marvels in Thailand, or the rugged trails of Vietnam, every country has a variety of experiences to offer. The culture of this region is heavily intertwined with its religious history. Some of the best architectural wonders here are its places of worship like temples, monasteries…

Travel in Southeast Asia: Southeast Asia, as a region, is famous for its rich history, diverse culture and unparalleled heritage. It has been attracting backpacking enthusiasts for decades now. Be it the modern marvels in Thailand, or the rugged trails of Vietnam, every country has a variety of experiences to offer. The culture of this region is heavily intertwined with its religious history. Some of the best architectural wonders here are its places of worship like temples, monasteries…

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