Tag: Vietnam

This Man Paid for a Vietnam Veteran’s Dinner, Then the Vet Gave Him His Insignia Pin

We see far too many stories where veterans are not treated with the respect they deserve—but you may not know that disrespect goes back to veterans of the Vietnam War. Roland Smith was eating at Pizza Hut with his wife when he noticed a disabled veteran and his wife. He approached their table and started a conversation. Smith paid for the couple’s meal, and the act of kindness moved the vet so much he had to return the favor somehow. Read the full story down below. My wife and I went to Pizza Hut this evening for dinner. There...

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Vietnamese Moon Bear Was Caged For Over A Decade Before Being Rescued

One of the best things about travelling is the ability to see and do things that you wouldn’t be able to do back home. Visiting certain museums, or going surfing, or going on elephants, and seeing ancient wonders and trying new foods and experiences are amazing things to do on vacation, but sometimes we need to remind ourselves of the hidden cost.   Southeast Asia is a supremely beautiful and diverse part of the world; a nearly unrivaled exotic paradise. But there are many sights that don’t show you the full picture. This is Bao Lam, a moon bear...

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You Need To Visit This Vietnamese National Park Before You Die

Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng is a national park and UNESCO World Heritage Site in Vietnam that sits right on the border with Laos. It’s remote, serene, picturesque, and beautiful. While the surface of the park carries its own tropical and exotic charm, this park is more famous because of what lies beneath the surface. There are some 300 caves and grottos that dot the landscape, and one of the most famous is the Phong Nha Cave which has an impressively long underground river. It’s a beautiful and incredibly unique experience in the heart of Southeast Asia that contains lots of...

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These Vietnamese Randomly Bust Out A Great Rendition Of "Hotel California"

There are songs and sounds that people recognize all over the world. Whether you are in a bar in London, in the hills and mountains of Mediterranean Spain, or on the streets of Vietnam, there are some songs so famous, beautiful, and cherished that they will bring you right home. Here we see a gorgeous example of such a journey, with The Eagles classic ‘Hotel California’ being covered with great passion and energy by a group of friends at a quiet cafe table somewhere in Vietnam. What starts off as some simple strumming on the guitar, quickly turns into...

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