Celebration of Mong’s New Year right in Hanoi

Life developments, mass tourism in a destination often seem as the threats to the nature and cultures themselves. Especially in developing countries like Vietnam, the preservation was insufficiently effective. However, in the recent years, the government has focused more on developing sustainable tourism. At the lower level, there have been many inspiring projects with great effort to preserve the culture. One of them is “Tet Mong Xuong Pho” or “Mong’s New Year on the street” ...READ MORE

Vietnam Grants Visa Waivers to 9 More Nationalities (Update 17.7.2015)

We are thrilled to pronounce the amended regulation regarding visa exemption for 5 more nationalities. ...READ MORE

Top 6 Reasons Why You Should Visit Vietnam in 2016

Mark Twain once said:“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” ...READ MORE

Glimpses of Giao Thuy – Wildlife and Countryside

Giao Thuy is a lovely place not so far away from modern Hanoi which has been overlooked by nature lovers and culture enthusiasts. However, it is becoming better known for its exotic landscapes, great biodiversity as well as authentic experiences with the locals. ...READ MORE

Gift giving in Vietnam: FAQ’s with Footprint

Many people have frequently asked us: What should I bring as a gift for the home stay family? ...READ MORE