Cocao Plantation in Can Tho, Phong Dien District Vietnam | GROUND Asia

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Cocoa garden in Phong Dien district, Can Tho city is one of the must-see destinations for visitors in Can Tho. It is famous not only for various kinds of Southern fruits and cocoa gardens but also for products made manually from cocoa.

Importance of learning English in Vietnam and teaching programs | GROUND Asia

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Nowadays, it’s not surprising if you visit an English class and see a Vietnamese four-year-old little girl crying and moaning “Mom” in the classroom. Vietnamese parents gradually tend to encourage their kids to learn English when they are just small. English, an international language, is considered a compulsory subject at school in Vietnam. So, why is learning English these days so crucial for children?

Floating Pearl Farms in Ha Long Bay, Vietnam | GROUND Asia

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Besides kayaking and swimming through the caves along the bay, we recommend visiting a pearl farm and learning about one of these sustainable tourist ventures. The first pearl farms were started about 40 years ago and have expanded to provide jobs to local townspeople and fishermen.

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Peace Village and Rehab Hospital Healthcare Placement

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Community development is GROUND Asia’s first priority and we take care to ensure all of our university placements and educational travel programs are both sustainable and responsible.

Community Development & Cultural Studies in Mai Chau

Community Development & Cultural Studies in Mai Chau

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While taking part in our community service learning program in Mai Chau, students can take part in a development project while experiencing the local way of life.

‘From Plastic to Ecobricks’ Workshop in Hanoi

‘From Plastic to Ecobricks’ Workshop in Hanoi

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On 6 April 2019, a group of 80 environmentally-conscious locals gathered for an ecobrick workshop hosted entitled ‘From Plastic to Ecobricks’ in Hanoi.

Packing Checklist For Trekking in Vietnam

Packing Checklist For Trekking in Vietnam

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As the date of departure gets closer, it’s time to start thinking about some practical matters for your students’ educational program & trekking trip to Vietnam.

Plan Your Trip: How to Get a Visa for Vietnam

Plan Your Trip: How to Get a Visa for Vietnam

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Getting a visa is a must-do for most people when planning to visit Vietnam. But don’t fret! GROUND Asia will support you through every step of the process.

10 Things You Need to Know Before Traveling to Vietnam

10 Things You Need to Know Before Traveling to Vietnam

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Whether you’re coming for a healthcare placement or to go trekking, here’s our top 10 things to know about traveling to Vietnam from a local’s point of view.

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Meet the Team: GROUND Vietnam

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Meet our team of local experts in Vietnam. They are all English speaking and serve as an excellent resource for tour directors and specialist guides.