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Vietnam, officially the Socialist Republic of Vietnam is a country in Southeast Asia, the South China Sea. It is bordered by China to the north, Laos to the northwest and Cambodia to the west. Vietnam, with its population of over 90 million after 13 most populous country in the world. The capital is Hanoi, located in the northern part of the country, while the largest city is Ho Chi Minh City in the south. The western part of the country is hilly and inhabited largely by minority groups while the coastal areas are flatter and consists mostly of farmland used by ethnic Vietnamese. The country is a one-party state where only the Communist Party is allowed and the press and freedom of expression is limited. The country was in much of the 1900s, involved in various wars, which led to economic stagnation and isolation. The country has been one of the poorest, but after the country opened up to the outside world tourism has increased and many foreign companies have established themselves.

Vietnam has a tropical monsoon climate and is due no bad time to visit the country weather wise. When some areas, bad weather, others have good weather. The area around Hanoi has cool winters with temperatures down to 10 °, while the southern part of the country has a classic tropical climate with 25 to 30 ° year round. From June to October monsoon comes rushing with lots of rain and high humidity - in the southern areas of the rainy season lasts a little longer.

Vietnam has the culture, nature and a comfortable atmosphere to entice with. In case of a trip to Vietnam is the famous Halong Bay is one of the nature-related highlights. Approx. 3000 limestone rock in all sorts of shapes and sizes rising up over the blue-green ocean surface and form a true labyrinth. This magnificent natural landscape with the almost magical atmosphere is included on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Hanoi with charming French boulevards, beautiful temples, natural lakes, a tangle of bikes and the famous one-pillar pagoda and the main city in the Mekong Delta, Can Tho. It traded with delta goods and the increase of the colorful and bustling, floating markets. Ho Chi Minh City, formerly called Saigon, is a bustling metropolis and a melting pot of good and evil.
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