Vietnam

Vietnam

Life Along the Mekong: The Floating Markets

In a three-part series exploring the sleepy Mekong Delta region in southern Vietnam, "Life Along the Mekong" follows a traveller's journey to some of the...

10 Vietnamese Dishes Worth Travelling For in 2015

Since we started the Buffalo Tours travel blog in July of 2013, we've spent plenty of time writing about one of our very favourite...

Eat Like a Local: Vietnamese Snack Foods

In a series from Buffalo Tours’ resident foodie and local Vietnamese food expert, Thu Phan breaks down what you need to know about what you’re...

[Infographic] The Buffalo Tours’ Guide to Banh Mi, Vietnam’s Sandwich Staple

Vietnam's iconic sandwich, banh mi, isn't always made the same way. Learn how to order the perfect banh mi in Vietnam with the help of the...

Vietnamese Music: A History (And How to Experience It Today)

You'd be hard-pressed to visit Vietnam without getting a taste of the country's long and fascinating history. The food, the architecture, the art -...

5 Incredible Things to See During H'mong New Year

If ever there was a reason to pack your bags and head to Southeast Asia, the region’s calendar of cultural and religious festivals is...
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Ao Dai: The Story of Vietnam’s Traditional Dress

It’s hard to go more than a few hours in Vietnam without seeing groups of women clad in flowing, silk costumes float by in...
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Saigon Holiday Guide: Christmas and New Year in 2015

The holidays are a vibrant time of year in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam's largest city. We scoured the city for the best holiday...
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Hanoi Holiday Guide: Christmas and New Year in 2015

Abroad for the holidays? Vietnam's capital city is a great place to celebrate! We scoured our favourite city for the best spots to get...
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5 Reasons You Should Visit Cu Chi Tunnels

Cu Chi Tunnels -- the immense interconnecting network of tunnels which served as a hiding place, living quarters and barracks for Vietnamese soldiers and...