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Why Go?

The charming old trading port of Hoi An, the graceful former capital of Hue, and the 1,500-year-old ruins of My Son are all a short day trip from the beach town of Da Nang

Miles and miles of bone-white sand and Vietnam's finest beach resorts

A distinctive regional cuisine famed for its spicy, elaborate seafood dishes

What To Skip

A journey of any distance along National Highway 1: The famed "Street Without Joy" remains a truck-clogged two-lane nightmare

What For:

Active + Adventure, Arts + Culture, Beach + Island, Budget, Design + Architecture, Food + Wine, Luxury, Outdoors + Nature, Shopping

When To Go:

February, March, April, May


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