Know About Vietnam Before You Travel
Travelling is a great fun. Hanging around with friends to enjoy the scenic beauty, and explore the nature with adventure sports and trekking cannot be matched with anything. Vietnam is one such place where one can experience a great enjoyment. So, before you step into Vietnam, it is better to know a little about Vietnam. Even before you get a US citizen visa for Vietnam
History and Culture
Initially, the country was named as Viet Nam which later became Vietnam. One can notice the culture of Chinese, Americans, Japanese and French here. This is because of the other country’s colonial influences. Generally, their culture revolves around family, community, humanity, and harmony.
Art and Architecture
Each Pagoda, royal tombs, and sanctuaries depict their intrinsic architectural beauty of the Vietnamese. When it comes to art, the Dong Son drums, water puppetry, Thu Phap calligraphy, Quan Ho folk songs are the ones that make their artwork popular.
Food and Cuisine
Vietnamese includes all type of taste in their food; namely sweet, sour, spicy, bitter and salt. “Tiet Canh” is a popular traditional Vietnamese food. Their street food culture is very popular all around the world. They usually drink snake wine for better health.
It is one of the best tourist places in the world with all sorts of entertainment and excitement. Some of the popular tourist places are Halong Bay, Hanoi, National parks, forbidden purple city, Sand Dunes, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Cu Chi Tunnels and much more.
The travelers never miss having an adventure and sporting activities here. Some of the special activities at Vietnam are Lizard Fishing, Elephant ride, crawling inside the tunnel, cave exploration, kayaking around the rocks and much more.
The common sport in Vietnam is Soccer and motorbike is the common transportation here.
The above are the general things that one must know before visiting Vietnam. Read them, understand the Vietnamese culture and enjoy your travel with some knowledge about them.