Cafe Gac Trinh: the Trinh Cong Son House in Hue

Ask anyone from Vietnam who Trinh Cong Son is and they’ll either recite you some of his lyrics or tell you about the significance of his music. Son's compositions of around 600 songs span over 30 years of Vietnamese history. International press dubbed Trinh Cong Son the Bob Dylan of Vietnam. His blend of folk … Continue reading Cafe Gac Trinh: the Trinh Cong Son House in Hue

Guide to Places to Visit between Hue, Danang and Hoi An

So you already know that central Vietnam is the best, right? Hue, Danang and Hoi An is a route regularly traveled by visitors to Vietnam. But most people don't realize that there is so much to visit outside the cities. The 120 kilometers between Danang to Hoi An offer plenty of opportunities to visit lagoons, … Continue reading Guide to Places to Visit between Hue, Danang and Hoi An

Things To Do in Hue: 10 Pro Tips and Activities From a Hue Resident

There's a general misconception with backpackers on the banana pancake trail. Hue allegedly has nothing to offer it's visitors except for a citadel and an abandoned waterpark. Let me tell you that those people are quite simply banana pancakes. There's plenty of things to do in Hue. Hue is definitively the place to get to … Continue reading Things To Do in Hue: 10 Pro Tips and Activities From a Hue Resident

Beach Of Hue: Thuan An Fishing Town. The Allure of the Sea

Thuan An Beach Thuan An is Hue's closest beach. Around 15KM from the city centre, it isn’t as tourist-convenient as the beaches that serve Hoi An or Danang but it’s charm and the variety on offer makes it a worthy day trip.. Thuan An is a small fishing village with a population of around 21,000. … Continue reading Beach Of Hue: Thuan An Fishing Town. The Allure of the Sea

Visit Vietnam’s Longest Graffiti Wall in Hue City

Hue's Graffiti Wall As of Spring 2018, Hue City now hosts the longest wall of graffiti in Vietnam. The wall is a collaboration of artists as part of the International Festival Meeting of Styles 2018. Around 80 Artists from around the world came together in Hue to work on the wall. participants came from; South … Continue reading Visit Vietnam’s Longest Graffiti Wall in Hue City

Ho Thuy Tien: Hue’s Decaying Abandoned Waterpark

An Abandoned Waterpark? Ho Thuy Tien is Hue’s well-renowned abandoned waterpark. It’s fame comes in the growing number of  tourists who head there as an alternative sightseeing location. The abandoned waterpark’s  urban decay is a landscape perfect for a post-apocalyptic movies. The History Ho Thuy Tien was built over a three year process and opened … Continue reading Ho Thuy Tien: Hue’s Decaying Abandoned Waterpark