Australian magazine Traveller has published its 11 bucket-list experiences, including a scooter ride around Vietnam to "see a country in the same way pretty much all of its residents do."
"You get the unadulterated glory of one of the world's great destinations, you get some of the best food on the planet, you get the thrill of the open road, and the joy of absolute freedom," Traveller wrote.
Foreign tourists drive motorbikes when touring Dong Van Town of Ha Giang Province in northern Vietnam in 2018.
It advised travelers to take their own protective gear, buy a local SIM to use Google Maps, use a decent agency to hire a bike and check travel insurance cover.
The scooter rental service has been booming in Vietnam in recent years as it costs around VND100,000 – 150,000 ($4.50-$6) per day to rent a bike.
Foreign tourists are required to leave their passports behind.
However, many foreign visitors have been killed in road accidents across Vietnam, stirring debate over the responsibility of bike rental services.
The Australian magazine also recommended other travel experiences like staying in a Japanese ryokan, taking a North American road trip, visiting Antarctica and traveling by train in India.
Positive signals from Bac Giang tourist destinations
(BGO) - From March 15, 2022, the Government allowed to reopen
all tourism sector. Together with provinces and cities nationwide, tourism
activities in Bac Giang province are thriving and gradually recover after two
year suspension due to Covid-19.
Top 10 hospitable tourist destinations in Vietnam in 2022
Vietnam's tourism sector officially entered the recovery stage after a long hiatus caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Acknowledging an increase in demand of search for destinations, US-based online booking travel agency Booking.com announced top 10 most hospitable tourist destinations in Vietnam in 2022.
Vietnam - An attractive destination for international tourists
Analytical data from Google Destination Insights has shown that the volume of international searches for Vietnamese tourism from the beginning of 2022 to now, in both airlines and accommodations, has increased by more than 75%, reaching the highest rate globally.
Numerous visitors flock to Bac Giang tourism destinations on holiday
(BGO) - After long suspension due to
Covid-19 pandemic, many tourism destinations in Bac Giang province were
vibrantly filled with visitors on the occasion of Hung King’s death anniversary.
The tourist arrivals sharply increased to local landscapes such as Suoi Mo (Luc
Nam), Tay Yen Tu and Khe Ro (Son Dong), Khuon Than lake (Luc Ngan), Rose Garden
Studio and Xuong Giang temple (Bac Giang city); Bo Da pagoda (Viet Yen) and
Truc Lam Phuong Hoang Monastery (Yen Dung) among others.