Assorted Holiday Tips To Vietnam
Vietnam has a lot of exciting treats, from nature to culinary. Before going on vacation to this exotic country, there are some tips that need to be listened to.
For tourists Indonesia, Thailand is more popular than Vietnam. Yet even though adjacent, Vietnam has potentials that are not less rich. Ranging from city tours, history, culinary, natural, to culture, all in Vietnam.
But before you vacation to Vietnam, there are some tips to consider. the following list:
1. Determine the destination
The most popular destinations in Vietnam certainly Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC). Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam, located in the north. While HCMC, which is the former capital of Vietnam, located in the southern part.
HCMC has a more viscous tourist atmosphere. The historic buildings of the former French colonial spread in many corners. While Hanoi has a more relaxed atmosphere, and become the gateway to several other popular destinations.
Sa Pa, for example, villagers in northern Vietnam which has sights like fairyland. Specify first destination before setting off ya!
2. Beware of scams
Like the other countries who became a tourist destination, fraud (scam) is rife in Vietnam. Fraud in a taxi is the most prevalent type of scam in Vietnam. Not infrequently, the taxi drivers will take you to a detour.
Therefore, before leaving, find information beforehand trusted taxi companies in the city of destination. After that, to know the range of the distance between the airport to the hotel or destination you want to go first. If still exposed a scam, do not be afraid to stop in the middle of the road and other cab intercept.
3. Bus night
Just like Thailand, the night bus is the most effective mode of transport to move the city in Vietnam. But before looking information beforehand reliable bus company that you will use.
The majority of night buses in Vietnam include reclining seats, and even the bed. Some buses even include WiFi. Indeed, so transportation was the most effective, but do not let the wrong bus.
4. If drivers ‘savage’
If a visit to Vietnam, especially in HCMC, one thing that must be addressed is how you cross the street. Just so you know, motorcyclists in HCMC very ‘savage’.
They seemed to not have a mirror, although there are reluctant to put the brakes on tourists who want to cross the street. In fact, the motor is the most effective means of transportation when traveling around HCMC and Hanoi.
But before renting a motorcycle, you must know the pattern of the riders there. Take a good look while crossing the street!
Vietnam is not a common state for foreign tourists. However, local residents still people who are friendly and very helpful. So, do not hesitate to smile as she passed or interacted with local residents.
Compared to Indonesia, fewer were Vietnamese who can speak English. But if you want to ask for directions, you can write or appoint a map of places that will be visited. They will be happy to help if only in the form of hand gestures.