7 Famous Hot Mineral Water Springs in Northern Vietnam

When the cold winds start blowing, visitors begin going to hot mineral water springs. Bathing in hot mineral water not only helps us to relax but also help to restore health, cure some skin diseases, joints and heart. Following are addresses of the seven hot mineral bathing sites in the North of Vietnam.

1. Quang Hanh hot spring - Quang Ninh

One of the first hot springs we should mention is Quang Hanh hot spring. This hot spring is located in Quang Hanh Ward, Cam Pha City, Quang Ninh, about 10km from Ha Long City center. This is one of the 7 famous hot springs in the North of Vietnam.
Quang Hanh hot spring - Quang Ninh

Quang Hanh hot spring is the familiar destination of people in the two cities. Located on the tourist route from Ha Long to Van Don, Mong Cai, Quang Hanh hot spring is also a favorite stop for many travelers. You can choose to have a both in your own room or in the shared hot mineral pool. Although it is cold, you do not feel trembling, breezing when being immersed in Quang Hanh hot mineral stream.

According to scientists, the hot mineral water in Quang Hanh hot spring not only helps to relax, restore the health of the body, prevent some diseases related to skin and bone but is also good for health. Unlike some hot mineral springs which are drilled at depths of hundreds of meters in some other places, Quang Hanh hot spring is a hot mineral source rising up into streams on the ground.

2. Tien Lang Hot Spring - Hai Phong

Located 18 km from Hai Phong city center to the south, Tien Lang hot mineral spring has long been familiar with Hai Phong people and both domestic and international tourists. The Hot mineral water here is considered as one of the 5 most valuable mineral water mines in Vietnam and categorized as the same type of mineral water in Russia, Czechoslovakia, Bulgaria, and France. Raised from the depth of 850m underground, Tien Lang hot mineral water gives visitors the feeling of enjoyment. You can enjoy other services here such as mud bath, massage, herbal steam.
Tien Lang Hot Spring - Hai Phong

3. Kim Boi Hot Spring - Hoa Binh

Kim Boi natural hot mineral springs are located in Mo Da village, Ha Bi commune, Kim Boi district, Hoa Binh province, 70 km from Hanoi. Among the hot springs in Vietnam, this is the mineral spring with the lowest temperature, from 34 to 36ºC. The water is not hot enough to form vapor on the water, but the temperature and mineral content here are enough for the healing, relaxing skin. After bathing, you can enjoy the food of local people such as piglet, sour chicken soup with bamboo shoots, rice cooked inside the bamboo tubes, mountain goats, fish caught in the streams ... You can also go sightseeing in nearby tourist attractions such as Mai Chau, Hoa Binh waterfall.

It is ideal that in the winter and spring, are can bath in a natural hot mineral water pool, if you have been bathed in Kim Boi, you will feel the warmth of the mineral water here. This site enchants visitors with the calm and fresh air, friendly and hospitable people, and especially the festivals of Muong ethnic held on every Saturday evening. This is a very interesting place, is an ideal place to getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city at the weekend.

4. Thanh Thuy hot mineral spring - Phu Tho

Located in La Phu, Thanh Thuy district, Phu Tho province, 65 km northwest of Hanoi, Thanh Thuy hot spring is the ideal place to relax at weekend regardless in the summer or winter.

Discovered about 25 years ago, Thanh Thuy hot mineral water mine was formed and mobilized under deep-seated gourd holes forming the hot sulfur mineral water along the Da river with an area of over 1 km². The average temperature of water in the hot mineral spring is from 37oC to 43oC, the total reserve is 19,710,000 m3.
Tien Lang Hot Spring - Hai Phong

Thanks to many micronutrients, Thanh Thuy mineral spring has the ability to restore health, circulate the blood, and is beneficial for the heart. In summer, the water is processed through the radiator so that the water’s temperature is about 27 degrees Celsius. In winter, the natural water is warm enough.

Only in recent years, the potential of Thanh Thuy hot spring has really been exploited and seen as the strength of eco-tourism resort of Thanh Thuy district. If you live in Hanoi, you can just go to Thanh Thuy to enjoy the comfort of winter here and return within a day.

5. My Lam Hot Spring - Tuyen Quang

Situated in the mountains of Yen Son forest, 15 km from Tuyen Quang town along Highway 37, My Lam mineral spring is one of the ideal resort and medication destinations for visitors from everywhere. The mineral stream in My Lam is very clear and above 60 degrees Celsius, which is taken directly from the underground water circuit of over 150 m deep. With high sulfur hydro content, My Lam mineral spring is also called "sulfide mineral spring". This is considered to be one of the few good mineral water mines in the North. In addition to cheap price, visitors here are attracted by quiet, charming natural scenery and gentle, hospitable people.
My Lam Hot Spring - Tuyen Quang

These days, when the weather is quite cold, are the ideal time for the trip soaking in the hot mineral water that the Creator generously granted this land.

This source of underground water was discovered by French geologist C. Madrolle in 1923, with a temperature of up to 67 ° C. There is a water circuit at the depth of over 150m, so water My Lam mineral spring is very clear.

After bathing, visitors should not miss the opportunity to enjoy the tube of rice cooked by the local people together with the fragrant, salty flavor of black sesame. Rice cooked inside bamboo tubes in My Lam has become a specialty that attracts tourists not only due to the fragility of glutinous rice but also the unique processing method.

6. Ban Moong hot spring - Son La

The hot spring in Moong village, Hua La commune, Son La city is an interesting stop. About 7 km away from the city center, Moong village attracts domestic and international visitors with the mineral spring of 36 - 38 degrees, which is good for health. Compared with other hot mineral springs, Moong village has houses on stilts with typical Thai ethnic culture. After a few minutes of enjoyment in the mineral spring, Northwest cuisine will be the “goodbye” of Moong village before visitors leave this land.

7. Kenh Ga hot spring - Ninh Binh

Kenh Ga hot spring is in Kenh Ga village, Gia Thinh commune, Gia Vien district, nearly 20 km from Ninh Binh city. To get to this hot spring, you have to sail through the branches of Hoang Long River into the village of Kenh Ga. Hot water here flows from Hang Ca Mountain and has a stable temperature of 53 ºC. The water in the stream is colorless, odorless, slightly salty and contains high levels of minerals. Kenh Ga hot spring is nominated to be listed in Top 5 most attractive hot springs in Vietnam by Vietnam Records Book Centre.

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Top 3 Unique Places for Relax near Hanoi

The suburban resorts, filled with green colour of trees, have become ideal choices for travelers wishing to "escape" over the weekend. Here are 3 new resorts for those who do not want to go far but still enjoy the space close to nature, separate from the dusty and noisy.

Hidden Villa

Renting a house away from the center with full facilities to "escape" a few days with friends is a trend that many people choose in recent times. Designed primarily from wood and glass, in the middle of a pine forest, the Hidden Villa in Soc Son is like a villa coming out of a Twilight movie.


The building is isolated and closed. Here you go to a world completely different, feeling like in a forest in Northern Europe. The house has 2 large bedrooms, suitable for families and groups of friends to picnic about 10 people. With fresh, green space, your children can play and explore nature, adults can relax by reading, chatting or walking together in the forest, playing the game.

There is also a fully equipped kitchen area with microwave, fridge ... and an outdoor BBQ area where guests can prepare their own meals and parties. Indoor game such as billiards, outdoor activities such as cycling and exploring pine forest, fishing, swimming ... are all very interesting. Full rental package is 2.8 million VND (112 usd) per night, weekend is 4 Million VND (160 usd), 14h check-in, 12h check-out.

Jungle House

This is also a home for vacationers in Tu Son, Bac Ninh. The road is quite difficult to find, but you will feel the 30 km distance is worth it. Beautiful as in fairy tales, the resort appears as an ancient castle with walls covered with vines.


The house has 3 bedrooms with 4 beds and double mattresses suitable for groups of 8-15 people. Large living room with fireplace system that warms the whole building, is suitable for both winter vacation. Separate kitchen, gas stove, refrigerator and full dish ... To organize BBQ BBQ outdoors, you need to prepare food and charcoal, oven is available. Hanoi tours to discover the capital of Vietnam.

In the evening, when the yellow light bulbs lit up, the garden where the dinner table is placed became shimmering and poetic. A little wind, leafy trees around the house, everyone enjoy wine and eat baked goods, it will be great moments. Also, come here, you can go fishing, go hiking in the mountains, visit the pottery and make your own products ... Price per night is 2.8 million (112 usd) on weekdays, 4 million (160 usd) at the weekends and holidays.

Treehouse

Located in the alley on Ngoc Thuy street, Long Bien, Hanoi, the house of painter Dao Anh Khanh for tourists to hire as a homestay. Only about 15 minutes drive from the city center, but the space here makes many visitors in the middle of the fairy forest with small houses "grow" between the trees.


The homestay consists of small tree houses with the name of Zen Space Tree House, Cozy tree house, Tropical paradise tree house, Sky tree house, Garden cottage ... Each tree house has its own design but in common, they are eco friendly with fresh air, help visitors relax and escape away from the noise, smoke and enjoy the moment of relaxation.

Some are connected to each other, suitable for family or big group. Depending on the type of room, guests can stay 2-4 people. House prices range from USD 45 to USD 100 per night. In addition to accommodation, guests also have common space to relax, organize small parties and enjoy painting.

Top 10 Destinations in Laos in 2017

Laos is the only landlocked country in Southeast Asia. Laos borders Myanmar and China to the northwest, borders Vietnam to the east, borders Cambodia to the south, and borders Thailand to the west. The mysterious ancient capital, cave systems with a capacity of more than 23,000 people, the vertical airport… will bring tourists with new perspectives about the country of temples.

#1.Admiring the gilded Pha That Luang stupa

That Luang or (Pha) That Luang is a Buddhist stupa in Vientiane, built in 1566 under the reign of King Saysetthathirath in the form of a small bottle of wine on the ruins of an Indian temple in the 13th century. The exterior of the temple is inlaid with gold.
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Admiring the gilded Pha That Luang stupa
This temple tower was once destroyed during the invasion of Thais in the 19th century but was later restored to the original version. With the architecture of Laos culture and identity, the temple tower has become a national symbol of Laos when being printed on banknotes and the national emblem.

According to legend, the tower has preserved the Buddha’s relics, which are a hair and a lot of jewels. Pha That Luang includes the main tower of 45 meter high surrounded by sub-towers which are red lacquer trimmed with gold.

#2.Bokeo Nature Reserve, the ideal ecotourism location

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Bokeo Nature Reserve, the ideal ecotourism location
This is a place where has almost all rare animals, the green canopy of tropical forest cover, rich fauna. Most importantly, tourists coming here have opportunities to live in the houses on the tree, experience the feeling of traveling to houses by cables or walk on the “monkey” bridges (kind of footbridge). It is this unique wildness that has made Bokeo Nature Reserve become an impressive adventurous tourist attraction in Laos.

#3.Tham Kong Lo Cave, the most gruesome and interesting site in Laos

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Tham Kong Lo Cave
Located in the area where has Nam Hun Bun river flows through 7km and cliffs of more than 90m high, Tham Kong Lo cave is extremely mysterious and equally creepy. The inside of the cave consists of the oldest stalactite columns. It is pretty dark in the cave, so when planning to travel Tham Kong Lo, you should fully recharge the battery and ask the indigenous people or tour guide to help you explore the cave.

#4.Visiting the worldwide famous Kuang Si Waterfall

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Kuang Si Waterfall
Considered as one of the world's most beautiful waterfalls, Kuang Si is only about 50 meters wide and pours down from above creating the stairs separating natural wonderful swimming pools. The lakes created by this waterfall are turquoise, so visitors can swim and feel the pristine, cool feature of the mountains here. With the unique and enchanting beauty, Kuang Si This waterfall is one of the impressive tourist destinations of Laos that you can not miss when visiting this country of elephants.

#5.Vieng Xai tunnel - impressive historical site

Viengxay caves, formerly known as Xang Lot, in Laotian, means an elephant passing and falling into a cave. This is a system of nearly 500 caves in Viengxay, in the mountainous area in the north of the Kingdom of Laos.
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Vieng Xai Tunnel
In times of war, this was the place where a lot of important meetings of Pathet army were held, and also the hideout of the revolutionaries in the American army’s air strikes during Vietnam War. With a capacity of about 23,000 people and the system of stores, print shops, schools and hospitals in time of war, this cave has always made people admire. Today, it is considered as the "gold mine" of tourism in Laos.

Besides the feeling adventurous or exploring the unique features in the lives of people during the war, or conquering 7 of 500 caves, tourists can admire the beauty of the mountains in Viengxay or admire beautiful the serene picture of the roofs reflected in the river at the foot of the mountain.

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#6.Visiting Mekong River

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Sunset in Mekong River- Laos
Mekong River is about 4.350km long and is the largest river in Southeast Asia. The river is originated from China and goes through 5 countries in the region including Laos. If you travel to Laos in the dry season, you can drift along the Mekong to admire the beautiful natural landscapes along the river banks from Huay Xai to Luang Prabang. Tourists can also go further to look at the river through the dense forest. Enjoying the Mekong River is one of the exciting experiences as well as an impressive tourist attraction that visitors should not ignore.

#7.Luang Prabang- the impressive tourist destination

Luang Prabang is one of the favorite destinations in Laos of travelers visiting the country. Surrounded by rolling mountains, located at the junction of the Mekong and with Nam Khan, Luang Prabang owns the majestic natural landscapes which are not faded by the time. Apart from that, Luang Prabang has preserved ancient temples despite many ups and downs in the history.
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Tak Bat in Luang Prabang
If you arrive at Bang Luang in March and April, you also have the opportunity to attend a traditional water festival that Laotians call “Bunpimay”. Bun means blessing, the blessing to be blessed. It is considered as one of the traditional cultural festivals in the Southeast Asian countries in general. The Water Festival to welcome the New Year are hold to bring cool, prosperity for all things and to purify human life. In the festival, people splash water on each other to pray for good weather and a happy new year.
The houses, villas or hotels in Luang Prabang are the exquisite combinations between French architecture and traditional Laotian style. All create a both modern and ancient beauty. It is this unique that makes Luang Prabang become not only an impressive attraction in Laos but also a charming tourist destination in Southeast Asia.

#8.Vang Vieng, the ideal location for backpackers

This is a small town located along the Nam Song River and is considered " the paradise for discovering " of those who love to conquer the rapids in the world. At this point, you should rent a bike and take a trip through the ancient caves. Visiting the ancient villages and learning the culture of the people here are also interesting activities.
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Morning view in Vang Vieng - Laos
Coming to Vang Vieng, you should not miss the sunset and sunrise on the Nam Song River, these scenes have made Vang Vieng an ideal destination for young backpackers who love the peace and quietness of Laos.

#9.Mountains Tourist attractions in Laos - Muang Ngoi Neua

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Muang Ngoi Neau - The mountain tourist attractions in Laos.
After only an hour traveling upstream the River in northern Luang Prabang, visitors will admire the spectacular mountain scenery. With rolling mountains surrounding and the river with sediment, Muang Ngoi Neua town becomes incredibly peaceful. If you are a person who loves climbing and walking, this is surely the destination that should not be ignored.

#10.Discovering the beauty of Si Phan Don (4000 islands)

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The 4000 islands in Mekong - Si Phan Don - Laos
As a vast archipelago with Mekong River flowing through, Si Phan Don has a total of 4000 big and small islands. This place is considered one the largest islands located at the southernmost of Laos. Despite being a landlocked country, the mother nature bestows a Laos the ravishing Si Phan Don. With cool blue waters and the winding waterfall, visitors will feel like that they are separated from the outside world. These small islands emerge as the bonsai on the calm river surface. This is also the habitat of famous freshwater dolphins.

The unspoiled and peaceful country of Laos is the place which attracts millions of visitors around the world each year. With the ancient architecture of the unique Buddhist works across the country and the pristine natural beauty, Laos will surely give you the experiences which you can not forget. Followings are the destinations you must visit in the country of elephants.

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Trang Islands -The Secret Paradise In southern Thailand

Trang province is located in the south of Thailand. Trang islands system is a combination of a wide variety of beautiful islands and the blue sea. The complex of islands attracts tourists by pristine beaches, spectacular landscapes and vast forests. Here are the most famous islands in Trang province.

Ko Ngai


Trang Islands -The Secret Paradise In southern Thailand

Ko Ngai does not have permanent inhabitants. There are only tourists and a series of affordable resorts. The island attracts many couples and families coming to relax and entertain. The infrastructure here is still relatively simple. This island provides visitors with electricity all day. This island has a beautiful beach with colorful coral reefs and fish. On the island, there are some snorkeling classes. Therefore, you can easily watch the ocean world.

Ko Muk

Trang Islands -The Secret Paradise In southern Thailand

Ko Muk is most visited place in Trang Islands. With more affordable accommodations, this place attracts many young travelers. Thick forests, rubber trees and white beaches are enough to make up beautiful sceneries and exciting excursions. Most tourists love to come to the Hat Farang beach in the southwest. The Hat Sivalai beach in the East of Ko Muk, and Hat Lodung in the west attract fewer tourists. Besides beautiful beaches, Ko Muk also stands out with Tham Morakot. Guests can paddle along a limestone tunnel through the semi-submerged cave on the west coast to reach a small sandy beach. You can also participate in a daily tour. You can sail a boat or go by canoe in the romantic sunset. About accommodation, you can choose Sivalai luxury resort, or enjoy Koh Mook Garden Resort in Hat Lodung.

Ko Kradan

Trang Islands -The Secret Paradise In southern Thailand

Ko Kradan is located in the southwest of Ko Muk. It is viewed as the place having the most beautiful sky on Trang islands. As part of the Hat Chao Mai National Park, Ko Kradan owns a white sand beach stretching along the east coast. You will totally enjoy this 1.5 km long coastline, although during the day, it has a huge number of visitors. However, if you take time to walk about 400 meters from the south to Paradise Lost, you can see a forest road leading to some less crowded beaches. After walking about 10 minutes, you will reach the diving area outside Hat South. Motels in Paradise Lost forest are woody cottages with delicious Thai dishes. Guests can also stay at Reef Resort and Sevensea Resort.

Ko Sukorn

Trang Islands -The Secret Paradise In southern Thailand

Visitors who like trails in Thailand will want to set foot on the island of Ko Sukorn. It is also the less well-known place in the island of Trang. Away from Ko Kradan 40 km to the southeast, Ko Sukorn is pretty quiet, isolated and healthy. The golden sands and clear blue sea waters make up the colorful beauty. Especially, this island is not crowded. The 8 km concrete path in the hill is very convenient for you to discover interesting things here. Moreover, you also can rent bikes or motorbikes in most of resorts to explore villages, rice fields, watermelon gardens and many other beautiful destinations. The resorts are concentrated in the southwest beach of Sukorn because this is a great place to catch the most beautiful sunset and sunrise. With good hotel services, you will feel totally relaxed and comfortable.

Ko Libong

Trang Islands -The Secret Paradise In southern Thailand

This is the largest island here. Ko Libong is located in the middle of an enormous forest, rubber trees and a golden sandy beach. However, this island does not attract many tourists as other islands. Coming to Ko Libong is very easy, just 30 minutes by boat from Hat Yao beach. Libong is an island for those who love nature. This place is famous for birds and nearly 100 dugons and other rare species. In order to admire these animals, you can choose a tour given by the resort. Most noticeably, you can choose from a cheap hotel to a luxury hotel at Libong Beach Resort.

Travelers are advised to visit Trang islands from October to April because of its favorable weather. It has less rain and the sun is not too strong. Trang islands will be an ideal place for those who love peace and want to explore beautiful landscapes. From here, visitors can have many ways to travel to other small islands such as Lanta, Ko Phi-Phi and Phuket in the north. It is obvious that Trang islands will give you the most relaxing time ever if you travel to Southern Thailand.


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9 Interesting Places to Visit in Vientiane

Triumphal Arch Patuxay: Most tourists visiting Vientiane want to have a look at famous monument of Patuxay – the city’s symbol. Patuxay (or Patuxai) is considered the triumphal arch of the city. It was built in honor of the soldiers in the war against the French of the Laotian.


Pha That Luang: This is one of the most remarkable religious buildings of Laos. Best time to visit Pha That Luang is sunset, the end of the day when the sun's rays shine onto the top of the tower with bright yellow color.


Buddha Park: the site is about 27km southeast of Vientiane canter. There are more than 200 Buddhist statues and figures in Hinduism made of concrete, among them the most remarkable is the giant 40m reclining Buddha statue.


Talat Sao Market: Located at the crossing of Khu Vieng and Lan Xang, the main area in the capital of Vientiane, this market opens from 7:00 am to 16:00 pm. This is the place that lots of identical Lao products gather, therefore you will easily find out some favourite items as gifts for friends and relatives.


Haw Phra Kaew Temple: Located on Setthathirath road, Haw Phra Kaew temple was first built in 1565, this is not only a place to worship Buddha, but also a museum displaying many religious artworks of Laos. Visiting the temple, you will be lost in "the art world" by the sculptures, carvings and rare artifacts inlaid with sparkling gold, silver and jade.


Vientiane Night Market: the market is located in ChaoAnouvong campus park, about 300m long, facing Pangkham Rue street and the Mekong River. Goods sold in the market are mainly clothes, shoes, bags, foods and handicrafts items. The market is recommended to visit by many tour operators in Laos: http://laosfinder.com/


Wat Si Saket: the temple is located on Sethathirath road, the crossing with Lane Xang Avenue. Wat Si Saket temple is kept intact since the construction by King Chao Anou in 1818 according to Siamese Buddhist architecture. Wat Si Saket is impressivethanks to its corridor walls decorated with more than 2000 Buddha images in various materials like precious wood, bronze, ceramics, gold and silver plated. There are about 6,840 rare small and big Buddha images in total.


Wat Ong Teu Mahawihan: Also located on Setthathilath, Ong Teu Wat Mahawihan attracts tourist by the largest bronze Buddha statue in Vientiane. Also, the Sangha Buddhist school is also located in the temple campus, and that is the place that monks from throughout Laos frequently gather to learn about Buddhism.


Wat Si Muang: Situated in the middle of Setthathilath and Samsenthairoad, Wat Si Muang temple is the most apparent combination of Buddhist faith and primitive beliefs of Laos. Coming to Vientiane, you can come here to have a cotton tie around the wrist for good luck, according to the traditions of Laos.


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4 Experiences that Make Visitors Remember Dong Hoi City forever

Owning a lot of poetic landscapes, smooth beaches and monuments bringing tremendous historical value, Dong Hoi city will give visitors the unforgettable experiences.

1. Immerse yourself in the blue waters of Nhat Le sea

Owning smooth sand and clear blue sea water, Nhat Le Beach is truly a wonderful gift that nature has awarded to Quang Binh. With the beauty as a romantic, charming landscape painting, Nhat Le is not only the most beautiful beach in the city of Dong Hoi, but also is known as one of 10 Vietnam's most beautiful beach tourist attractions.

4 Experiences that Make Visitors Remember Dong Hoi City forever
Coming to Nhat Le beach, visitors can leisurely relax on fine sand enjoying the immense panoramic view of the sea air, freely swim in the cool sea water or play with gentle waves... In romantic scene of the sea, daydreaming in the wind, in the romantic vast ocean, clouds, visitors will surely forget all worries and sorrow.

2. Take a leisure walk on the sand dunes of Quang Phu

Quang Phu dune located in Quang Phu commune, just a few hundred meters from Dong Hoi Airport is one of the most attractive destinations in the city of Dong Hoi. This sand dune is like a painting with dominant bright white color of the sand. Quang Phu Dune is the perfect blend between the smooth white sand and the surprise about the vitality of the plants and flowers on the dunes.

4 Experiences that Make Visitors Remember Dong Hoi City forever

Walking on Quang Phu Dune, visitors will imagine you has been lost to a certain pristine desert. After moments of wandering, exploring the unique sand dunes of Quang Phu, travelers can also enjoy happy moments with a full of fun game - sand sliding.

3. Explore the ancient features of the ruins of Dong Hoi Citadel

Dong Hoi Citadel is located on the territory of Hai Dinh ward in the city center of Dong Hoi. In 1814, Dong Hoi Citadel was built by soil on the orders of King Gia Long and up to 1824, under King Minh Mang reign, this citadel was rebuilt in brick. Dong Hoi Citadel is a massive, unique work with the harmonious combination between traditional architecture and military ramparts architectural style characteristics of Europe.
4 Experiences that Make Visitors Remember Dong Hoi City forever
Over 200 years with many historical events, Dong Hoi citadel has still existed until now. Though the citadel is no longer completely original, this castle retains the beauty and the very own ancient features. This ancient beauty makes travelers visiting to Dong Hoi, watching citadel by Nhat Le river have extremely hard to describe feelings.

4. Get immerse in the peaceful space of Bau Tro lake

Bau Tro not only an important lake which supplies of fresh water for the city of Dong Hoi, but also the ruins containing tremendous historical values . This lake is located only about 100m from the sea of Nhat Le and has long become an attractive landmark for travelers.
4 Experiences that Make Visitors Remember Dong Hoi City forever
From a distance, Bau Tro is like a sparkling mirror in Dong Hoi city. Owning charming romantic beauty, Bau Tro lake will make every visitor arriving here be fascinated right at the first sight. Apart from that, coming here, tourists can float on the gentle waters, admire the natural scenery full of vitality and leisurely sit fishing in the lakeside... to feel the calm, peaceful moments.

Quang Binh’s climate is divided into two distinctive seasons: rainy and dry seasons. The rainy season lasts from September to March, and the dry season is from April to September 8. From September to November, it often rains in Quang Binh, while it is hot from June to August. Everything is relative, but it is enough for you to choose a suitable time to visit the land of Dong Hoi, Quang Binh.

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Top Best Cafes for the Young in Saigon

As the modern and energetic city, Saigon or Ho Chi Minh is always the attractive destination in Vietnam. It is not only known as the economic center of the whole country but also famous for best café culture. Here are top best cafes that you should try when traveling in this lively city.

1. Thinker and Dreamer

Address: 4th Floor, 42 Nguyen Hue


The owner is a young guy, Thien Minh, who is also the famous photographer in Saigon. As true as its name, the café will give you the most relaxing moments for meditation, or daydream, etc. 


The café has a small area, but its decoration is very great and elegant thanks to the artistic minds of the owner. 

2. Shin café 

Address: 18 Ho Huan Nghiep and 13 Nguyen Thiep

Only running in recent years, Shin café is rapidly known as the best café in Saigon and preferred by many young people at its two branches. It is called the best coffee shop in the town or best coffee ever, which is named by both domestic and foreign visitors.  


Coming to the café, you will be served with fragrant and good quality coffee by professional and friendly staff, so the price is a bit expensive. 


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3. Padma De Fleur

Address: 55/6 Le Thi Hong Gam

Serving with food, drinks and even selling flowers, Padma De Fleur gives you the feeling as you are losing in the fairy garden. 


Besides, Padma De Fleur not only serves with delicious food with affordable price but also offers the flower arranging courses and makeup classes. 


4. Nam Muoi Muoi Nam

Address: 29 Ngo Thoi Nham


The name of café is similar to the traditional Vietnamese game in the childhood of children. And as real as its name, the café give you the old space with wooden chairs and tables, etc and is the best place to enjoy rich Vietnamese dishes. 


5.  The 1985 café

Address: 151 Dong Khoi

The café serves with Japanese style including tea, cake, dishes, etc. Besides, the café is decorated with the lush green of trees around creating the spacious space for the most comfortable relaxation.


Located on the 2nd floor of the apartment outside the noisy atmosphere of daily life, you will have great space to relax while enjoying tea and cake in Japanese style.  


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The Greatest Tourist Attractions Of Thailand

Thailand is a country which is very well-known for tourism and beautiful places. Coming to Thailand, visitors not only have the chance to visit sacred temples, but they also can relax and entertain infamous amusement centers. Here are the most reputable places in Thailand that tourists should not afford to miss if they want to have a wonderful time in this land.

1. Bangkok

The Greatest Tourist Attractions Of Thailand

Traveling to Bangkok, visitors can visit many unique royal buildings, famous streets of entertainment and cuisine. Especially, they can enjoy shopping at commercial centers such as Central World, Siam Paragon and so on. Moreover, it has a large river called Chao Phraya Thai. It is the most famous river located in the heart of Bangkok. Both sides of the river are high-rise buildings and temples. Chiang Mai is known as the Rose of Northern Thailand. It is the landmark which is very familiar to tourists. It owns natural landscapes, unique temples, artworks and entertainment centers.

2. Chiang Mai

The Greatest Tourist Attractions Of Thailand

In 1296, Chiang Mai was the capital of the Kingdom of Lana. It is the Buddhist center of the northern region of Thailand. Therefore, this city has many sacred temples and unique features which are different from other temples in other parts of the country. Besides temples, Chiang Mai is also known for the Doi Suthep-Pui National Park, Doi Inthanon, Huai Nam Dang ... with many beautiful flowers and hot spring waterfalls.

3. Pattaya City

The Greatest Tourist Attractions Of Thailand

Pattaya is viewed as the Hawaii of the East. This place used to be a small fishing seaside village. Now, it is a city in the province of Chon Buri located on the east coast of the Gulf of Thailand. It has a charming golden sand beach stretching 4 km, warm seawater and pleasant cool wind. Coming here, visitors will enjoy a quiet and peaceful atmosphere. Especially, the city life becomes very bustle at night. There are bars, discos, casinos, dining venues and busy playing places attracting a huge number of tourists coming to relax and entertain. Therefore, Pattaya is also known as the "Night City ". In particular, while tourists come to the South Pattaya area, visitors can enjoy all kinds of entertainment.

4. Phuket Island

The Greatest Tourist Attractions Of Thailand

Phuket Island is like a pearl of the Indian Ocean. This is Thailand's largest island. It is considered as the image to represent most of the island's resorts in Southeast Asia. Phuket's attractiveness to tourists is beautiful beaches and private luxurious resorts which have a variety of recreational activities at night. Coming to Phuket, you can enjoy a stunning period of time. Moreover, Phuket is also famous for Patong Beach, Kata Beach, Karon, Phromthep and Wat Chalong pagoda. They are ideal places for the world’s travelers coming to Thailand.

5. Koh Samui

The Greatest Tourist Attractions Of Thailand

Koh Samui is called the land of coconut. Koh Samui is the third largest island in the Gulf of Thailand. This island has white sand beaches, crystal blue water and colorful coral reefs. These landscapes will amaze every visitor. Koh Samui's most unique feature is the Coconut Village. Here, there is a school specializing in teaching monkeys how to pick coconuts. After watching monkeys picking coconuts, guests can enjoy fresh coconut water the monkeys take down.

6. Ayutthaya

The Greatest Tourist Attractions Of Thailand

This ancient capital is a famous tourist attraction in Thailand. Ayutthaya is place maintaining artifacts of the ancient capital over 400 years ago, from mid 14th century to the second half of the 18th century. The city has more than 300 temples, with sparkling gold towers and the beautiful sculptured statues. Coming to Ayutthaya, you should not ignore Wat Mahathat temple, where Buddha's face was covered in the tree root creating a vivid and strange picture.

7. Chiang Rai

The Greatest Tourist Attractions Of Thailand

Chiang Rai is a mysterious legend of the Golden Triangle. Chiang Rai is located in northern Thailand. It is the intersection of three national borders of Thailand, Laos and Burma. In the 1970s, this was the place for growing and producing the world's largest opium. Perhaps, this is the reason that the name of the Golden Triangle has become more attractive, stimulating the curiosity of millions of visitors traveling to Thailand. Currently, coming to the Golden Triangle, tourists only see the fields of crops or fruit trees. You can also visit the opium museum built in 2003. This place shows many artifacts related to the fight against drugs of the police. Additionally, visitors also have the opportunity to meet some ethnic minorities in Chiang Rai.

Coming to Thailand, it is obvious that tourists will be totally relaxed and excited about stunning landscapes, great traditions and wonderful services. If you are wondering where to go in order to have the best relaxing time ever, come to Thailand and enjoy the best travel in your life.

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