Vietnam is a small country in Southeast Asia with a rich cultural history stretching back thousands of years. It is also well-known for its beautiful beaches and landscapes, its many UN World Heritage sites and its unique cultural festivals happening throughout the year.
The official language in Vietnam is Vietnamese. Besides, you might meet an increasing number of people who speak English in big cities such as Ha Noi, Ho Chi Minh City, and Da Nang City, to name a few.
CURRENCY AND EXCHANGE RATE
The currency unit in Vietnam is the Vietnamese Dong (VND). For an updated exchange rate, please refer to State Bank of Vietnam.
Electric appliances need to be 220-240V/50Hz. Vietnam mostly uses a Type-C plug for wall sockets as picture below.