The highlight of my journey through the historic cities of Vietnam
was the UNESCO Site and natural wonder of Halong Bay in the Gulf of
Tonkin. Just a four-hour drive east of the capital city of Hanoi, Halong Bay
drew me into a magical setting of 3,000 limestone islands, formed from
sea deposits millions of years ago, jutting out of emerald waters.
However, legend tells how a dragon’s flailing tail carved out these...
Having read the news about tourist boat sunk in Halong Bay, Vietnam some
days ago, killing 12 tourists from 9 countries, ACTIVETRAVEL ASIA would
like to give out some advices about how to travel safely and enjoyably
in Halong Bay. There are some something you should concern about as you
plan your trip there.
Traveling in Vietnam from the South to the North, visiting beautiful,
historical or just interesting places I could not skip one place, that
world-wide travelers started calling as one of the new nature wonders
of the world! I am talking about Ha Long bay, the most
beautiful bay in the world with it's crazy scenic rock formations,
misty Mornings and incredible views. Ha Long bay is a UNESCO world