Discover Tranquility & Tradition at the Mai Chau EcoLodge

Vietnam has quickly become one of our favorite countries. Part of this newfound affection is because of the wonderful people we have met during our travels. The other aspect of our attraction is attributed to the varied and stunning scenery found throughout the country. Following visits to the Mekong Delta, Halong Bay, and Sapa, we …

Cooking & Culture at a Sapa Homestay

Sapa Homestay in a Village Untouched by Tourists Tucked away between saturated rice terraces and a panorama of mountains is the small village of Lao Chai. Close to 1,000 Black H’mong ethnic minority reside in this village located near Sapa in Northwestern Vietnam. We made our way along dusty and occasionally muddy roads, passing gushing …

Experience Natural Beauty in the Mekong Delta

Its trade ports date back to the 1st Century. Tens of thousands of animal species call it home. The rivers and canals are its lifeline. Welcome to the Mekong Delta in Vietnam. This culturally rich region deep in the south of Vietnam thrives on the abundant waterways streaming from the Mekong River that runs south …

Nui Sam Lodge- The Perfect Place to Unwind in South Vietnam

Located close to the Cambodian border and set into the hillside of Sam Mountain (Núi Sam in Vietnamese), Victoria Nui Sam Lodge provides the perfect atmosphere to relax, unwind, and reconnect with nature. We were greeted with warm Vietnamese hospitality.  All of the employees we encountered during our stay were friendly and professional. The hotel …