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Cai Be Floating Market & Life in Mekong Delta

 You might had heard of the best floating market in Thailand but Vietnam is completely different. It is not as crowded as Thailand but definitely a must visit when you’re in Mekong Delta. 699 more words


This National Anthem Video Will Remind You of What a Badass Nation South Vietnam Was

Image via Youtube

And it really was, too.

This is just a video off Youtube of South Vietnam’s national anthem. Sung by a chorus, the video displays footage of military parades and other patriotic imagery, played along to the music. 156 more words


Dissertation Research in the Age of Social Media

by Robert Thompson, Guest Contributor

My dissertation, “More Sieve Than Shield: the US Army and CORDS in the Pacification of Phu Yen Province, Republic of Vietnam, 1965-1972,” focuses on pacification in Phu Yen during the Vietnam War and argues  that pacification meant improving security and was ultimately betrayed by Vietnamization. 1,090 more words

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Snacking around My Tho Night Market

We all know Southeast Asia is famous for its night markets. Thailand is the famous one among all in the region. But have you ever thought of Vietnam’s one? 549 more words


Ben Tre - The New Hot Destination in South Vietnam

No one would ever like the bustling crowds in Saigon. If populated places are not your choice or preferences, as soon as you get away from the crowds, you are getting in touch with the nice people of the delta and their always welcoming attitude. 602 more words


A Day in Saigon

Saigon or better known as Ho Chi Minh City  is Vietnam’s most dizzying, important commercial hub and tourism gateway into Vietnam. Without doubt, this city has driven the whole country economy with its pulsating energy. 1,022 more words


“The most incredible act of selfless bravery I ever witnessed"

FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY (1965), eighteen-year-old Milton Olive III leaped on an enemy hand grenade in South Vietnam, sacrificing himself and saving the lives of four fellow soldiers. 55 more words