Hon Son Island: Travel Guide

First published March 2019 | Words and photos by Vietnam Coracle INTRODUCTION | GUIDE | MAP | RELATED POSTS Hon Son Island is one of those places I knew I was going to love before I’d even set foot on it. Lying in the Gulf of Thailand, just over an hour’s boat ride from Rach Gia in the Mekong […]

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Traveling to Vietnam: What You Need To Know

Lush and lively, brimming with history, filled with untouched natural landscapes, and broiling with tempestuous delicacies, Vietnam is a country of many facets. Split into the Northern, Central, and Southern regions, each offers a unique experience that will leave you breathless. Whether you’re a foodie hoping to taste authentic Vietnamese cooking, an adventure junkie wishing […]

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Hoi An Pottery Village

The Hoi An Pottery Village is a stand-alone attraction just outside town but within easy reach by push bike, scooter or taxi. The villagers have been traditionally involved in pottery for centuries and the craft continues today. The Thanh Ha village has been turned into a tourist attraction but in a very nice, low-key, way. […]

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Living in Hoi An

Everything on living in Hoi An after almost 6 months here.This post started out in 2017 as a bit of a whinge about how dull it was sitting still for a couple of months but in our second month, after starting this post in the wee small hours, we went out for breakfast and a […]

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Vietnam Travel Blog and Guide

Vietnam is one of our favourite countries, packed with history, stunning landscapes, cultural highlights and amazing food. It’s one of the most exciting destinations in South East Asia. We visited back in 1999 for the first time and in 2017 and 2018 we headed back there to create this Vietnam Travel Blog section for you. […]

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