This fully updated new edition features illuminating text written by expert, local writers alongside inspiring full-colour photography that brings Vietnam's people and places to life, at the turn of a page. The top attractions are highlighted to help you plan your trip priorities and a brand new 'Editor's Choice' section reveals the author's inside take on quirky and interesting things to do, including many exclusive experiences. An in-depth 'Places' section covers the entire country in a region-by-region format with all the principal sites, including temples, pagodas and museums, cross-referenced by number to accompanying full-colour maps. An additional country map and street plans inside the front and back covers enable instant orientation and easy navigation at a glance. Attractive colour-coded sections make the guide extremely easy to use, whether you want to read the full narrative, or simply dip in and out. Fascinating features explore Vietnam's war-torn history, religion, performing arts, architecture, Vietnamese cuisine and much more. There are also special photo features on festivals, temples and the Imperial City at Hue.A comprehensive 'Travel Tips' section provides a wealth of practical information, covering transport, accommodation for all budgets, climate, shopping, health and much more, including an A-Z section of essential tips and useful contact telephone numbers. A contents list for the Travel Tips is printed on the back cover flap which also serves as a handy bookmark. The unique combination of insightful exploration alongside practical advice means that this guide truly is a pleasure to read before, during and after your visit.
|Uitgeverij||Central Book House, Camb||ISBN||9789812820372|
|Serie||Insight guides||Afmetingen||230 x 158 x 23 mm.|