Vietnam is a country in Southeast Asia with common borders with Laos, Cambodia and China.

While Vietnam used to be visited by backpackers, today more and more tourists come to the country. The city of Nha Trang, for example, is famous for its beautiful beaches.

The two most visited cities in Vietnam are the capital Hanoi and the former port city Ho Chi Minh City, also called Saigon.

Also the city Hoi An, which is on the cultural heritage list of the UNESCO, should not be missed during a holiday in the country. Here, the visitor will be impressed by the Chinese flair that prevails in this city.

An absolute highlight in Hanoi is the Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre; this water puppet theatre is worldwide unique. The capital of Vietnam is located directly at the Red River and is the most important industrial location in Vietnam. The landmark is the 33 metres high flag tower, also the so-called turtle tower is definitely worth a visit.

In addition, there are some temples and pagodas worth seeing in Vietnam. But also numerous natural beauties this Asian country has to offer. Halong Bay, for example, a bay with more than 2,000 islands, is on the UNESCO natural heritage list. The landscape of the Mekong Delta is also particularly impressive.