This book is a collection of the oldest literary works written in Vietnamese, first compiled and published. The novel includes very short stories, short stories and long stories, published in the newspapers Gia Dinh, Nam Ky, Nong Co Min Dam, Nam Ky Dia, Luc Tinh Tan Van, Trung Lap Bao, published in Sai Gon from 1881 to 1924. Reading the travelogues created more than a hundred years ago, we will understand more about the landscape, society, lifestyle and people of that time, their thoughts and responses to nature and society. At the same time, readers also realize the change as well as the development of the landscape and the society. Travelogues is not a historical record but they still carry a lot of historical data that is worth studying.