Vietnam is an eastern Asian country, and it is among the most populated countries in the world. When it comes to the name of Vietnam, everyone connects it with the Vietnam War and the American intervention in this war. But this country has much more to offer than history connected to the war, and this is why Vietnam is now one of the most visited countries in Asia. Aside from places that are connected with the war, there are many architectural building to visit in the country, spectacular natural beaches and beautiful natural sites such as rice field and rivers.
If you are in Vietnam one place that you should surely visit is the descending dragon, this is the meaning of the Ha Long Bay, there are over 3000 islands here that promise wonderful time and many activities such as swimming and water sports, exploring beautiful nature etc. If you are interested solely in beaches than you should visit the Danang beach; with nine resorts of beaches and many establishments that serve typical Vietnam cuisine.
Hanoi is the capital city of the county, although it is not the biggest. Hanoi is the cultural and historical center in Vietnam, there are many French colonial buildings to see, especially in the French Quarter, where the old building are well preserved and with the many small streets it reminds of a typical French suburb. There is a beautiful lake in the center of the city where you can stop to relax and enjoy. If you are interested into royal history of the country you should visit the Hoa Lu, the ancient royal complex, dedicated to the King Dihn and Le, who lived in the 10th century. In the southern part of the country is the Mekong Delta, where you can see diverse flora and fauna and engage in many activities.