Vietnam can be a tricky country to explore. This is one of the places in the world where one must ‘travel smart’. If done right, Vietnam can be one of the most rewarding travel destinations.
The weather in Vietnam varies a lot, so it is best to check up on the weather before packing for the trip. One can pack light as laundry is easily available.
This country is not too heavy on one’s pocket, but one may want to be on the watch as there are a lot of people who try scamming tourists.
1 USD is approximately 23300 VND (Vietnamese Dongs), making shopping here relatively cheap. Don’t hesitate to haggle while street shopping.
Learning some basic Vietnamese words can go a long way at making you feel more at home in a new country.