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  1. Festivities set to boost Ha Long image

    04/11/11 08:25:34 | 0 Comments

    The Week of Ha Long Tourism 2011 will be the biggest ever, with a series of festivities in support of the superb bay’s bid for the New7Wonders title this year.
  2. Aesthetic value of Halong Bay Vietnam

    03/22/11 07:32:09 | 0 Comments

    Ha Long Bay is a wonderful artistic work of Nature, a harmonious mixture of sculpture and painting, with huge strength and romantic grace. It is not a still life. Instead, its appearance and color change with the times and create unusual images when looked at from different angles, very attractive to visitors. Former Prime Minister Pham Van Dong visiting Ha Long Bay once remarked: "Is this a landscape or a painting? Is it a...
  3. The newest and safest cruises in Halong Bay Vietnam by Indochina Sails

    03/17/11 08:01:51 | 0 Comments

    Indochina Sails is proud to announce the launch of the newest additions to its fleet of luxury junks. The “Indochina Sails Premium” and the “Valentine Premium” began sailing the emerald waters of Halong Bay in late 2010. Following in the tradition of our entire fleet, the Indo and Valentine Premiums offer luxurious...
  4. Enjoying Ha Long Bay, vs “Doing” Ha Long Bay

    03/05/11 03:53:09 | 0 Comments

    We went all-out on our cruise of Ha Long Bay (in Vietnam). We figured it’s once in our life, and the difference between all-out and just OK was less than a hundred dollars a day for 3 days. In the scheme of my life, there are lots of places I waste...
  5. Amazing Halong Bay with Valentine Cruise

    03/01/11 09:56:13 | 0 Comments

    We decided to book the Valentine boat owned by Indochina Sails.
    We chose the Valentine since the pictures of the boat, rooms, and common areas looked stunning. At least they did in the pictures. We were told that some boats the look nice in the pictures are very old but they use the pictures from when they first sailed. We also liked that this boat only had 5 cabins for a maximum of 10 people when some alternatives...