A view of the Tran Quoc Pagoda from Hanoi's west lake

Vietnam (officially known as the Republic of Vietnam), is the easternmost country in the Indo-China peninsula. It is bordered by China, Laos, Cambodia and Thailand. The capital of Vietnam is Hanoi.

The country of Vietnam has slowly grown to be one of the most attractive places for tourists from all over the world. Being a place for foodies, beach bums and thrill seekers, this place is a complete package and sure does have a lot to offer.