With the newly-passed legislation for 1-year visa for American citizens, Vietnam continues to make steps in the right direction in terms of easing the bureaucratic process for foreign visitors.
City breaks have now started to develop in Southeast Asia, where the rapidly expanding middle classes are taking the opportunity for a short weekend trip to a neighboring nation. And many have their sights set on Vietnam.
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