Vietnam is an exhilarating country to travel. Vibrant street life, exquisite food and epic landscapes are just the start of what you'll find here. A nation on the move, Vietnam balances cool urban culture with deeply rooted traditional values. In the cities, ancient pagodas sit just around the corner from sleek rooftop bars. In the countryside, life still follows the rhythms of the rice harvest, and there's always time for a coffee on the sidewalk. However you like to travel, Vietnam has treasures waiting for you. Below are a few handpicked ideas to get you started.