"...is it better to book flights way ahead or if there are no sales better to wait ?"
I think you're unlikely to get it any cheaper.
I don't know a great deal a...
When is this happening, Glyn?
With Halong Bay, is that just a day trip?
You won't get too many here recommending that, due to the travel involved. Most people ...
"Seems really cheap is it too good to be true?"
There's probably some taxes to be added to it, along with a checked baggage fee, if that's applicable.
"We have got the e-visa online, do we need the approval letter too?"
If it is an e-visa, then no, you don't need anything else.
Which site did you use?
"Also ,what's the local airline site in Vietnam ?"
There's three domestic airlines at the moment -
Vietnam Airlines - https://www.vietnamairlines.com/vn/en/Home...
"We can apply for this letter by email."
"Contacting the Embassy is the best way.".
No. If you contact the Embassy, then you'll be paying the exorbitant f...
"How was this possible?"
You did well.
You were also lucky to be allowed to board the plane.
My best places probably won't be your best places.
And after all, what's best?
Maybe have a look at travelfish.org to see what appeals to you.
Seven places in ten days?
Couldn't come up with an eighth?
Cut it to three.
Trust me. 😉
"Two first time posters. Funny."
Such a skeptic, Jo! 😂