Vietnam: The Solo Girl's Travel Guide by Alexa West

Vietnam: The Solo Girl's Travel Guide

byAlexa West

Paperback | March 13, 2019

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Ho Chi Minh/Saigon | Hanoi | Sapa | Hoi An | Ninh Binh| Mui Ne | Hue | Nha Trang | And more

Ditch the generic travel guides that are impersonal AF and feel like they were written for your nerdy cousin who wears socks with sandals.

This is the #1 Travel Guide for REAL girls traveling Vietnam in a short amount of time on a realistic budget.

All while avoiding the scams, creeps, and sketchy hangouts.

What this Travel Guide is…

  • A VACATION PLANNER with the BEST beaches, resorts, markets, and social hotspots
  •  Equal amounts Vietnamese Culture, local markets, and tan lines
  • A short of history, culture, and fun facts to soak it all up
  • Money-saving tips and time-stretching advice
  • Actual local secrets, advice, and off-the-beaten-path adventures

? Plus

  •  Safety tips and advice
  •  Survival Language Phrases
  •  What to Pack for Vietnam
  •  How to get to your hotel when you Land without paying 3x the local price!
  •  Personal Access to me...ask me anything, girl.

What this Guide is not…

  •  An overwhelming deep-dive into Vietnam’s history
  •  A 5-hour read with historical dates and ancient facts
  •  An advertisement for hotels that pay other travel guides to write about them.
  •  A book written by some man who doesn’t even live here…

No heavy encyclopedia here - If you want to travel with your nose in a book, check out Lonely Planet.

The Solo Girl's Travel Guide answers THE MOST important questions like…

  • Are there drugs in my drink?
  • Is that dark alley filled with serial killers?
  • Am I going to be kidnapped and sold to the highest bidder?


  • Is it really worth $50 to take a day trip to an island?
  • Can I see the beach, jungle AND city in 3 weeks?
  • Can I stay in a gorgeous beachfront resort for $30? (YES)

Click 'Add to Cart' now and let's start plan the trip of a lifetime in VIETNAM!

You don’t need a boyfriend, a travel partner or anyone’s approval to travel the world. And you don’t need a massive bank account or an entire summer off work.

If you’ve doubted yourself for one moment, remember this:

Millions of girls travel across the globe all by themselves every damn day and you can, too.

You are just as capable, just as smart, and just as brave as the rest of us. You don’t need permission- this is your life. Listen to your gut, follow your heart, and just book that ticket already!

Your copy of The Solo Girl's Travel Guide is waiting to dissolve your worries and give you that extra push. Click 'Add to Cart' now...or else you may never go. 

? PLUS! I'm here if you need me. Just send me a quick message on Instagram - my handle is in the guide!

Title:Vietnam: The Solo Girl's Travel GuideFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:244 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.55 inShipping dimensions:244 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.55 inPublished:March 13, 2019Publisher:Alexa Group Investments LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0578479419

ISBN - 13:9780578479415

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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Table of Contents

How to Budget for Vietnam

Introduction to Vietnam

Vietnam Weather

Top 10 Vietnam Experiences

Vietnam Culture Norms 101

Do’s and Don’ts for Vietnam

Quick Vietnam Travel Tips

Chapter 1: Ho Chi Minh City

Chapter 2: Off the Beaten Path from Saigon 

Chapter 3: Dalat

Chapter 4: Mui Ne

Chapter 5: Nha Trang

Chapter 6: Hue

Chapter 7: Da Nang

Chapter 8: Hoi An

Chapter 9: Phong Nha Ke-Bang National Park

Chapter 10: Ninh Binh

Chapter 11: Hanoi

Chapter 12: Off the Beaten Path – Hanoi

Chapter 13: Sapa

Itineraries for Vietnam

Vietnamese Food Guide

Vietnamese Festivals and Holidays

The Best Ways to Travel Around Vietnam

Tourist Visas for Vietnam

Crime and Safety in Vietnam

Let’s Talk About Money

Vietnam Directory

Gynecology Services & Female Stuff

What to Pack for Vietnam

Editorial Reviews

“The author Alexa West has created another amazing travel book to Vietnam….Her travel guides are so empowering like you are there with her and she is guiding you along the way giving you confidence that you can do it as a solo woman traveler.” Laura,  “Time and money saver! This guide tells the prices of every transportation, every hotel, and every activity. It was easy for me to plan a fun trip that I can afford without spending hours researching. I’ve saved time and money.” Cinderella, “The perfect balance between practical details and historical details. Rather than sifting through heavy paragraphs and bulky chapters, The Solo Girl’s Travel Guide gives you the lay of the land in crystal clear terms. I’ve booked my hotels and can actually envision where I’m going already. I’m so impressed.” -Samsung Samuel, Everything was spot on and amazing! I even took along a group of people from my hostel to one of the beaches -- everyone was super impressed and thankful for finding a spot they wouldn't have known about.” Sheryl Ann, “I love the female friendly angle. It’s just different traveling as a girl. I feel reassured as this guide spells out the female-friendly areas of each city and safety tips along the way. Plus, it is so detailed! Full of all the must-see sights, amazing hotels, and every restaurant for your budget.” Robinson, “The fact that Alexa West give you her Instagram handle and responds to your questions is invaluable. Having a real-life human answer your real life questions…that just doesn’t happen anymore. I’m inspired by her life and her books are extremely well written with such a refreshing approach to travel.” Joseph D, “Read it. Then write Alexa and ask any extra questions that you might have. This girl even helped me buy my plane tickets. She actually got online and searched for the best route for me to take. Are you serious?! I love her. I love this guide.” Theresa, “There are many options for every budget or comfort level. She gives step by step instructions on exactly how to take a trip like this to Vietnam and Southeast Asia. Thank you for giving all of us solo girl’s the knowledge, support and encouragement to travel solo!” Laura,