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The Calypso Cruiser is brand new since february 2010 and is top choice for us here at Hanoi Rendezvous right now. Pamper yourself!
There is no better way to get high in Vietnam than rock climbing over the turquoise waters of Ha Long Bay, which is quickly becoming the most exciting way to enjoy this world-wonder Bay. This cruise is at the the top of our list; with 2 nights aboard a brand new Junk that hit the [...]
Leaving Hanoi at 7.30am. We drive (2.5 hours) 130km to Cuc Phuong National Park. The park is surrounded by several limestone cliffs, the highest peak being May Bac, meaning “silver cloud,” with a height of 656m. The Park is one of Vietnamâ€™s most beautifulÂ and important protected areas. The ancient forest contains almost 2000 species of [...]
It is always worth having the day trips to Hanoiâ€™s surroundings for refreshment away from the city noise. Ninh Binh is really outstanding to many other satellite areas since this has lots of attractions, we could not cover all the sites there but to be taken
With its tree-lined boulevards and lakes, its blend of French, Chinese and Vietnamese architecture, Hanoi is the jewel of Asia. Charming pagodas and the “36 streets and 36 wares” of the fascinating Old Quarter will vie for your attention. And there are other famous sights:
Chua Huong (Perfume pagoda) is located in Huong son (Perfume mountain) 70 km southwest of Hanoi. Chua Huong is not one temple but a cluster of temples and shrines in the general vicinity of Huong son. The pagoda(s) are located in My Duc hamlet in the province of Ha Tay former (Hanoi now). According to [...]