Quote Originally Posted by bobwysiwyg View Post
The last time I saw Vietnam was in 1968. My experience at that time is hardly a good measure of what you might expect today. However, even then, if you looked past the bullet hole pocked buildings and statues, you could see that it was, at one time, a beautiful country and why the French vacationed there. However, this might be worth a read. Best of luck and I hope you have an great visit/trip/experience.

http://www.nomadicmatt.com/travel-bl...rn-to-vietnam/

Oddly, while everyone knows about vietnam because of the war but I'm more attracted to the culture instead.