Vietnam Water Puppetry

Water puppetry is a long-standing traditional culture with Vietnamese people, especially in the Northern Midlands and Plains. What is a water puppet? Water puppetry is the art of performing with puppets on the water, magically combining the two elements: puppet and water. The stage of the water puppet is the ponds and lakes of the […]

06 Essential tips to cross the road in Vietnam for foreign visitors

In cities like Hanoi or Saigon, where there are very few pedestrian lights, many people cross a red light, and thousands of motorbikes are not following the rules, crossing the road is an unforgettable experience. Here are 6 essential tips we have learned from our life just to cross the road in Vietnam: 1. Be […]

Top 9 Best Cinemas in Ho Chi Minh City

You want to go to the cinema to enjoy “blockbusters” but don’t know which movie theater to choose from. Let Vietdream introduce you to the most modern, quality cinema complexes in Ho Chi Minh City. And you can invite friends and relatives to see the movie together when you have free time. 1. CGV Cinemas […]

Thuoc Lao – Vietnamese Tobacco

For foreign smokers, “thuoc lao” would be a special thing to try. It quite popular especially in the north of Vietnam. From small coffee shop or just on the pavement, you can easily catch sight of a middle-aged men, even women, smoke from a bamboo water pipe along with green tea or local beer. It’s one […]

5 Best Islands in Vietnam – For Both Domestic and International Visitors

Vietnam is blessed by nature’s mother with countless beautiful landscapes. Speaking of beautiful famous places, it is impossible to tell all. Because Vietnam is everywhere beautiful, also strangely attractive. More specifically, Vietnam has more than 4,000 islands, large and small, each with its own wild beauty and mystery. Certainly, this “collection” of the most beautiful […]

Conical Hat – The Cultural Icon of Vietnam

Vietnamese conical hat, also called “Nón Lá”, is an item used to block the sun, rain, fan and is a typical symbol of Vietnam. It’s closely associated with the Vietnamese people, no gender discrimination, age, status … There are many types of conical hats such as horse hats or Go Gang hats (made in Binh Dinh, […]

Top 10 Massage And Spa Centers In Ho Chi Minh

Massage and spa can help you re-charged your energy. It can reduce the pain by pressing, rubbing, kneading, therapy of acupunctures…. It not only for men but also for women, who would like to relax after a day of hustling and bustling in this big city. On this post, we would like to share with […]

8 Best Places To Visit Vietnam in March

Vietnam’s climate strongly influenced by the East Sea has a monsoon-influenced tropical climate typical of that of mainland Southeast Asia. But in March, it offers the perfect weather to travel with no rain throughout the country. Let takes a quick look at the best places to visit Vietnam in March, cross 4 regions from the […]

Explaining Vietnamese Đồng

The currency of Vietnam is the Đồng (VND). It is represented by the symbol “₫” or “đ”. Notes are available in paper denominations of 500,000; 100,000; 50,000; 10,000; 5,000; 2,000; 1,000; 500; 200; 100 VND. However, the last four notes are rarely used since the value is too small.  There’s no denying that Vietnamese Đồng […]