In 19th century, Vietnam was a territory of the French. The French had a large scale population investigation during that period and faced a huge challenge which was…

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Naja siamensis – Indochinese spitting cobra 17. … This is a checklist of 54 species of amphibians, lizards, snakes and turtles recorded on Phu Quoc island in 2008…

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China had become communist in 1949 and communists were in control of North Vietnam. The USA was afraid that communism would spread to South Vietnam and then the…

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The Vietnamese Demilitarized Zone was a demilitarized zone established as a dividing line between North and South Vietnam as a result of the First Indo-China War. During the…

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The Ho Chi Minh Trail was a military supply route running from North Vietnam through Laos and Cambodia to South Vietnam. The route sent weapons, manpower, ammunition and…

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How long is the train ride from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh? The railway from Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) station to Hanoi station is about 1,726 Kilometers….

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Information for students K-6 about Vietnam’s two major cities, the capital Hanoi and the largest city, Ho Chi Minh City, formerly called Saigon. Part of a series about…

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How do I get from Ho Chi Minh to Nha Trang? The railway from Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) station to Nha Trang station is about 411 Kilometers. There…

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How do I get from Saigon to Phu Quoc? You can reach the island by Ho Chi Minh to Phu Quoc bus with a change to a ferry…

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How do I get from Hanoi to Halong Bay? It takes between 2.5 and 3 hours to travel from Hanoi to Halong Bay by car or van. With…

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