Vietnam Is Awesome started in 2016 as a public Facebook group that allows locals and tourists to share their experiences in Vietnam. The name was chosen to reflect our goal of promoting positive aspects emphasizing the awesomeness of Vietnam! Our group offers a place to for users to ask questions, make recommendations, or just share photos!  

Since then, we have grown into a platform that directly reflects our community-driven feedback. We believe that travel should be about more than just ticking off a list of must-see sights. It should be an opportunity to connect with new people, experience new cultures, and create lasting memories. 

Our platform celebrates community and encourages travelers to connect and share their experiences.

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Our Mission

Vietnam Is Awesome aims to become the #1 community-driven platform that allows travelers, expats, and English-speaking locals to connect, exchange, and discover trusted information, relevant resources, inspirational stories, and other content to enrich their time in Vietnam.

Our platform features inspiring stories, user-generated content, and practical guides on local attractions, dining, housing, and more. 

Together with our ever-growing community and an amazing team of skilled ambassadors, we can put out content and activities that directly reflect what our users want to see. Our desire as Vietnam Is Awesome is to promote the awesomeness of our country to our friends around the world.

Stats We’re Proud Of

196.700 +

Community members

80.000 +

Website page views per month

36 +

Ambassadors and constantly growing


Destination guides all over Vietnam

Our Team

At our core, we’re a collective of passionate individuals, each bringing unique perspectives and experiences to the table. Our love for Vietnam and commitment to sharing its wonders unite us in creating a community-driven platform like no other. Get to know the faces behind the scenes:

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DK Long

Founder and CEO

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Hannah Ngo

Co-Founder and CEO

Our team is dedicated to building a vibrant travel community that honors the breathtaking landscapes, rich cultural heritage, and warm, welcoming people of Vietnam. Our platform is more than just a guide; it’s a gateway to authentic experiences and deep connections.

Company Culture

At Vietnam Is Awesome, the company culture is driven by a passion for connecting people with the unique and diverse experiences Vietnam has to offer. Our team embodies a collaborative spirit, constantly sharing ideas and supporting each other to create authentic, community-driven content. 

Creativity and innovation are deeply valued, inspiring team members to explore fresh approaches for engaging with their audience. 

With a strong focus on cultural appreciation and storytelling, Vietnam Is Awesome thrives on bringing the rich heritage of Vietnam to life for its global audience.

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Why Choose Us?

We believe the best way to experience all that Vietnam has to offer is through genuine connections with its people and culture. Vietnam is Awesome empowers our vibrant community to share their firsthand experiences and insider tips, ensuring you get the most authentic advice.

Traveling to Vietnam is more than just checking off popular landmarks. At Vietnam is Awesome we believe it is about forging new friendships, immersing in diverse cultures, and creating stories that last a lifetime.

Our platform fosters a sense of community, encouraging travelers to share their adventures and connect with those who also see the awesomeness of Vietnam.

What We Do Differently

Vietnam Is Awesome offers up-to-date information curated by our community members

We keep up to date with the latest questions and comments that are being made in our communities and try to put out content to respond to these posts.

We offer hand-picked tours and activities led by local experts in each field

Our tour guides provide exclusive access to hidden gems and unique experiences that would otherwise be overlooked. 

We have received many partnerships from local brands who support our mission

We turn these partnerships into discounts and promotions that are directly available to our community members and ambassadors.

Become a Member of Our Private Community

In 2024 we to make our own Private Community page directly through our website. The Vietnam Is Awesome private community is more than just a group—it’s a family of travel enthusiasts, locals, and seasoned explorers who share a deep passion for uncovering the hidden gems of Vietnam.

When you join our community, you’ll receive 

  • Personalized travel suggestions tailored to your interests
  • Exclusive deals and discounts 
  • Free community tours led by expert tour guides 
  • Valuable insider tips 
  • A monthly email crafted to inspire your stay in Vietnam
  • Access to a welcoming community

 Our community thrives on sharing insider tips and local insights, giving you the kind of advice only a true friend would offer.

Join us today and become part of a supportive, knowledgeable network that feels more like a family.

Welcome to Vietnam Is Awesome—where your unforgettable Vietnam adventure begins.