What to See in Hanoi (Vietnam)

Hanoi (Vietnam)

According to ITYPEMBA, Hanoi – the capital of Vietnam, is a mixture of oriental flavor with western influences. It is a city of pagodas and temples, colonial villas, bustling streets and wide boulevards. In 2010, Hanoi will celebrate its 1000th anniversary. It originated on the Red River and quickly became a trading center, rich and densely populated. In the following centuries, Hanoi became the center of the fight against Chinese…

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Vietnam Healthcare and Money

Vietnam Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever 1 cholera 2 Typhoid & Polio Yes – Eat Drink malaria 3 – Overview There are hospitals in major cities and health centers in all provinces, but facilities are limited. It is recommended to take out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance. Check findjobdescriptions for more information. Notes vaccinations [1] A vaccination certificate against yellow fever is required for all travelers…

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First Impressions of Vietnam

First Impressions of Vietnam

Vietnam stretches as a banana-shaped strip between two major river systems, the Mekong and the Red River, along the eastern part of the Southeast Asian peninsula. The country is about 8 times the size of Switzerland and has about 12 times the population of Switzerland. For more than 1000 years Vietnam was under Chinese rule and from 1883 to 1954 the French occupied the country. Influences from both “occupying states”…

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Travel to Vietnam

Travel to Vietnam

Area: 331,690 km² Residents: 95,415,000 (2017 estimate) Population density: 288 E / km² Form of Government: Socialist republic System of Government: Socialist one-party system Neighboring countries: China, Cambodia, Laos Capital: Hanoi National language: Vietnamese Religions: 21% Buddhists 7% Christians 2% Hoa Hao 1% Cao Dai 0.05% Islam Currency: Đồng (VND) 10 Hào = 100 Xu Exchange rates: 1 EUR = 27,225.30 VND 10,000 VND = 0.37 EUR 1 CHF = 24,606.90 VND 10,000 VND = 0.40 CHF (rate from…

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Facts Vietnam

Facts Vietnam

Read more about time difference, transport, price levels and more in connection with your trip to Vietnam. Language: Vietnamese Capital: Hanoi Population: 94, 5 million Religion: Taoism, Buddhism and Roman Catholicism Currency: Dong Surface: 331,210 km2 Worth knowing Time difference The time difference between Sweden and Vietnam varies, depending on whether it is summer or winter time. Summer time +5 hours Winter time +6 hours Transport in Vietnam Bus The…

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