Travel agencies look to set up criteria for 'safe destinations'
Leading tourist companies in Ho Chi Minh City are seeking to establish criteria for safe destinations to reboot tourism and prepare for international arrivals in the near future.
Visitors flock to Sa Pa to join Korean Culture Day
Thousands of tourists were present in Sa Pa town, the northwestern mountainous province of Lao Cai on October 24 to attend Korean Culture Day.
Exploring inland Ha Long Bay in Tuyen Quang
Na Hang Lake in the northern province of Tuyen Quang has been dubbed “Inland Ha Long Bay” in the mountainous region and has become popular among domestic travellers.
Things to do in Hoi An in 24 hours
If you can only visit the ancient city of Hoi An (Quang Nam) for a day, you should not miss the exciting activities below.
“Resilient Vietnam” photo contest winners shown in Times Square
Six winning shots from the “Resilient Vietnam” photo contest went on display on the big screen of Times Square in the centre of New York City, the United States, on October 15.
Vinh Phuc keen to attract more tourism investment
Authorities in the northern province of Vinh Phuc have rolled out a host of incentives to attract investment and make tourism a spearhead economic sector, with major and prestigious groups being sought to invest in areas ripe with potential but facing difficulties in changing their economic structure.
Muong Lo Cultural and Tourism Festival features Xoe Thai dance
The Muong Lo Cultural and Tourism Festival officially opened at Nghia Lo Town’s stadium in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai, with the highlight being agreat Xoe Thai dance.
Kayaking in Ba Hang village: A leisurely way to discover Quang Ninh’s landscape
Ba Hang village is well known as an amazing area on Ha Long Bay. It has now become an ideal place for kayaking to discover the natural beauty of Quang Ninh province.
Dien Bien named as host for Hoa Ban Festival 2021
The Hoa Ban Festival 2021, a popular spring flower festival which is held annually in the north and northwestern region, is due to take place in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien between January and May.
Getting to know South Korea in Hanoi
Vietnam has always been a key source market for South Korean tourism.
Night tours of Hanoi’s historic Hoa Lo Prison
Let's discover Hanoi at night by taking a tour of historic Hoa Loa prison called “Sacred Night - Glorious Vietnamese Spirit”.
Ho Chi Minh City Ao Dai Festival opens
The seventh Ho Chi Minh City Ao Dai (traditional long dress) Festival kicked off on October 11 at the Vietnam History Museum in district 1, with many excellent collections of famous designers on show.
Five Vietnamese resorts named among Asia’s best
Several Vietnamese resorts have clinched spots at the Conde Nast Traveler 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards, with The Anam coming in as the highest-ranking Vietnamese resort on the “Top 30 Resorts in Asia” list, closely followed by Banyan Tree Lang Co.
Experts suggest safeguarding Old Quarter with special national site status
Architects and culture researchers have suggested recognising Hanoi’s Old Quarter as a special national site in order to better protect the area, in which many old houses are in derelict condition and high population density is undermining the standard of living.
Exhibition on 1010th anniversary of Thang Long – Hanoi underway in capital city
An exhibition themed ‘Kinh Do Muon Doi’ (The eternal capital) is underway at the Thang Long Royal Citadel in Hanoi as part of activities to celebrate 1010th anniversary of Thang Long – Hanoi and the 66th anniversary of the city's Liberation Day (October 10, 1954-2020).