It's a tough job deciding which metropolis, Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh, is more worthy of a visit. Mark Dapin gives it a go.
With a fancy motorbike and a well-padded seat, Lee Atkinson braves eight days on two wheels in a region with no road rules.
Elspeth Callender Sleeper tickets have sold out. I will have to sit upright for the nine-hour train journey.
Lance Richardson explores a trio of Hanoi museums, where lessons in rhetoric and patriotism are writ large.
Backpacker blogger Ben Groundwater names the best free attractions around the world.
Tripologist We will be in Hanoi for the New Year and then wish to travel by rail to Ho Chi Minh City. Should we book and pay for our tickets now?
Where there are tourists, there are people seeking to exploit them.