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Xin chao Travel Lovers! Welcome to AuthentikTravel's blog - The source of inspiration for people having curiousity set on the beauty of Vietnam. You may find here the latest travel news, advice and guidance to facilate your coming trips. This is also where you can freely share your most amazing experiences, stories, photos and videos about Vietnam. 

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Why travel to Vietnam ?

Last update Jan 22, 2019 in Cultures and history
Why travel to Vietnam ?
Despite of the varied culture between countries, Vietnam remains a particularly attractive destination thanks to its beautiful landscapes, authentic lifestyle, traditions and history. We will list 8 good reasons in detail:
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Thit kho tau and The Tet Holiday in Vietnam

Last update Jan 22, 2019 in Gastronomy
Thit kho tau and The Tet Holiday in Vietnam
Thit kho tau (Caramelized pork and eggs) is a popular dish in the South of Vietnam. This special dish is usually made for the Lunar New Year as a symbol of family affection. Vietnamese people have been always say "Seeing Thit kho tau is seeing Tet".
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5 must-visit villages for a full Sapa experience

Last update Jan 22, 2019 in Sa Pa - Bac Ha - Lao Cai
5 must-visit villages for a full Sapa experience
Beside the majestic nature, the unique features of the ethnic groups and ethnic villages here are also an attraction to the tourist coming to Sapa. Down below is a list of 5 villages Authentik Travel suggests you should not miss for a full Sapa experience.
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Quietly watching a pristine Sapa back to the 90s

Last update Jan 18, 2019 in Sa Pa - Bac Ha - Lao Cai
 Quietly watching a pristine Sapa back to the 90s
How about Sapa nearly 30 years ago? Was it a noisy disturbance of a whole mountain of forests like it is today or it just laid calmly in the middle of the great jungle? Passing through the strange reincarnation of the time, Sapa today has been wearing a fresh look, neatly located in the Northwestern mountains.
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The first 10 French buildings in Saigon - Then and Now after 150 years

Last update Jan 18, 2019 in Saigon - Ho Chi Minh city
The first 10 French buildings in Saigon - Then and Now after 150 years
Still wondering what to do and what to visit in Saigon? Let's have a look at the first 10 French works in Saigon and their appearance after 150 years.
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Ta Phin Village and the unique culture of Red Dao ethnic group in Sapa

Last update Jan 18, 2019 in Sa Pa - Bac Ha - Lao Cai
Ta Phin Village and the unique culture of Red Dao ethnic group in Sapa
If you have never set your foot print in Ta Phin village, you can not understand all the mysterious and poetic beauty of the highland Sapa. Still thinking about what to do in Sapa? Here's another suggestion for you.
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Notre Dame Cathedral: The 138-year-old Architecture Masterpiece in the heart of Saigon

Last update Jan 18, 2019 in Saigon - Ho Chi Minh city
Notre Dame Cathedral: The 138-year-old Architecture Masterpiece in the heart of Saigon
Notre Dame Cathedral is now the Cathedral of Saigon Archdiocese, one of the unmissable destination for your Saigon trip.
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Cat Cat Village and 10 experiences you should not miss

Last update Jan 18, 2019 in Sa Pa - Bac Ha - Lao Cai
Cat Cat Village  and 10 experiences you should not miss
Surrounded by the serenity of a peaceful valley which is about three kilometers from Sapa town, Cat Cat is an old village of ethnic groups that appeal to many tourists thanks to the distinctive costumes and the tranquility picturesque sceneries.
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Take a round of Ta Van village - explore a pristine corner of Sapa

Last update Jan 18, 2019 in Sa Pa - Bac Ha - Lao Cai
Take a round of Ta Van village - explore a pristine corner of Sapa
If you want to give yourself a true authentic experience, it is likely that only simple villages with bold cultural identity of the ethnic people may be the things you have been looking for. And in those villages there is Ta Van - a beautiful and peaceful corner in Sapa - the cloudy town.
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