The Vietnam Marco Polo Travel Guide and Handbook offers expert, in-depth advice, ideal for planning your own, independent trip. From detailed cultural information to Marco Polo’s renowned Insider Tips, whatever your mood or interest, this detailed yet concise Vietnam travel guide is the perfect travel companion.
Inside the Vietnam Marco Polo Travel Guide and Handbook:
Good Morning Vietnam! Let Marco Polo’s Vietnam guide book lead you through this fascinating Southeast Asian country, known not just for its beauty but also the friendliness of its people. Ancient trading towns, imposing palaces and pagodas, and beautiful beaches enchant every visitor.
Discover & Understand: Our innovative infographics condense large amounts of information into a format which is easy to understand. The infographics illustrate, amongst other things, Vietnam at a glance, the green hell and puppets that dance on the water.
In the mood for: Fun suggestions help you to experience the variety of Vietnam, whatever your personal preferences and interests.
Tours: Discover Vietnam! Exciting tours either motorised or on foot, lead from north to south through the entire country, from Saigon into the highlands, to the Mekong Delta, into the mountains and to the sea. All suggested tours are plotted on detailed maps and combine the best and most interesting places to see, with tips for exciting stops along the way.
Experience & Enjoy: All the things which make a trip unforgettable: from eating and drinking, shopping, sightseeing, museums & galleries, staying the night, travelling with children, festivals and going out in the evening. What are Vietnam's typical dishes and where can you sample them? What is there to do with children? Answers to these and many other questions can be found in this chapter.
In depth knowledge: Curated and comprehensive advice offering detailed, cultural information and thorough planning information to help you get the best out of your trip. Insider Tips and special Marco Polo insights reveal hidden gems and well-kept secrets for the curious traveller. Discover where you can zoom through the Vietnamese highlands on an old motorbike, where you can stay the night on board a junk and why one should observe a few rules of conduct when visiting the hill tribes.
Superb 3D illustrations: vivid visuals that take you behind the scenes and provide insight into the Cu Chi tunnels and the construction of a Vietnamese pagoda.
Large pull-out map: Includes a separate pull-out map handily placed in a high quality plastic wallet at the back of the book, which can also be used as a storage pocket.
Handy book band: the colourful, elastic, book band is a really useful bookmark and will keep any loose tickets and notes secure inside your guide.