Bun cha listed in the British Queen's Platinum Jubilee Cookbook
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II's monarchy, 70 British embassies around the world have compiled recipes for the dishes served during visits by the British royal family.
Japanese Kokeshi dolls go on show in Hanoi
An exhibition promoting Japan’s Kokeshi Wooden Dolls is opening at the Japan Foundation Center for Cultural Exchange in Hanoi, offering visitors the chance to explore Japanese culture and the country’s…
Hanoi receives up to 85,000 foreign arrivals in May
The total number of travelers visiting the capital in May stood at an estimated 1.88 million, including 85,000 foreign arrivals, representing a 16-fold rise compared to the same period from…
Vietnam Int’l Fashion Tour helps promote national culture, tourism
The debut version of the Vietnam International Fashion Tour (VIFT) will get underway in 2022 and 2023 across five cities and provinces, with the aim of popularizing the country’s culture and tourism to the world, said organisers.
Hanoi greets nearly 31,500 foreign tourists during SEA Games 31
Hanoi welcomed 700,000 domestic tourists and 31,448 foreigners who visited or participated in events of the recently concluded SEA Games 31, the municipal Department of Tourism announced on May 24.
Hanoi Cuisine Festival opens   (May 23, 2022)
Hanoi Cuisine Festival opens
The Hanoi Cuisine and Handicraft Villages Tourism Festival has opened to visitors in Le Quang Dao Street in Nam Tu Liem district to entertain SEA Games visitors.
Hanoi arranges 28 tours for visiting SEA Games 31 fans
Travel companies in Hanoi have organised 28 tours for coaches, athletes and guests to the 31st Southeast Asian Games, according to the municipal Department of Tourism.
Hanoi’s hotels offer their best for SEA Games 31
Fourteen hotels meeting international standards, with more than 3,000 rooms, were selected by the Hanoi Department of Tourism to accommodate international delegations, athletes, and reporters.
Hanoi tourism gift expo 2022 to feature 100 stalls
A 100-booth tourism gift trade fair of Hanoi is scheduled to run from April 29 to May 1 at the pedestrian street around Hoan Kiem Lake, as part of the efforts to revive the local tourism and activities to welcome the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31).
Night tour of Thang Long Imperial Citadel to return in late April
The night tour of the Thang Long Imperial Citadel in Hanoi will return during the coming National Reunification Day and May Day holidays after a year-long hiatus caused by the COVID-19 pandemic’s impacts.
Friendship Journey held in Hanoi to strengthen ties with int’l friends
The Friendship Journey 2022, a cultural exchange aiming at helping enhance Vietnam’s relations with international friends, was held in Hanoi’s Quoc Oai district on April 24.
Hanoi plans two night-time pedestrian spaces in Ba Dinh district
The People’s Committee of Ba Dinh district has submitted a proposal to the Hanoi People’s Committee on the organisation of two night-time pedestrian spaces around Ngoc Khanh lake and Dao Ngoc-Ngu Xa peninsula on Truc Bach lake.
Italian culinary culture introduced in Hanoi
In order to introduce typical and high-class Italian cuisine to tourists and Hanoi residents, Sheraton Hanoi Hotel in coordination with several Italian partners in Vietnam organised a series of Italian culinary events in 2022 with the participation of Chef Nguyen Cong Chung, the first Vietnamese to win the title of “Asia’s Chef Hotelier of the Year”.
Long Bien Bridge – The Historical Witness Of Hanoi
Revered by Hanoians, Long Bien Bridge is living historical evidence of the courage of the capital throughout the ups and downs of the 20th century.  
Hanoi to open another pedestrian street
A pedestrian street around the Son Tay ancient citadel in Hanoi’s Son Tay Town will be put into service on the Reunification Day (April 30) and Labor Day (May 1) holidays.