VietNamNet Bridge – After five visits to Vietnam, a US tourist has shared with the community of international travelers his experiences in getting a visa to Vietnam in the simplest and fastest way. This is the opinion of an American tourist, not the views of VietNamNet. “I’m from the U.S. and a frequent traveler. I’ve been to so many places in the world. Before each trip, the first thing I care about is the visa. I often search for information on the Internet about the country where I’m going to visit to know whether it requires a visa or not, and if so, which method is the most convenient for getting the visa. “The most traditional way is to get the visa from the embassy, but that way takes a lot of time and effort. Currently, many countries grant the visa at the arrival airport. This is the fastest and easiest way to take a visa. “The Vietnamese government also grants arrival visas to tourists and businessmen of all countries in the world. This type of visa will help you get the visa stamp at the airport instead of taking it at the embassy. To get the visa stamp, you need to have an approval letter from the Vietnam Immigration Department before your trip commences. “It’s easy to get the approval letter because there are so many travel agents in Vietnam to provide this service. You only need to fill your information in a form to get this approval letter….