International conference looks to preserve Vi and Giam folk singing
An international conference was held in Vinh city, Nghe An province, seeking ways to safeguard and promote Vi and Giam singing, two types of traditional folk music practised in Nghe An and Ha Tinh provinces.
The sweet cake delicacy of Binh Dinh
The central coastal province of Binh Dinh is renowned for a wide selection of food and drink specialties, including Bau Da rice liquor, nem (fermented pork roll), cha (ground meat),…
Old stone stele in Ha Nam added to national treasure
The Sung Thien Dien Linh stele – a prominent Buddhist exhibit under the Ly dynasty (1009-1225) that is placed in front of Long Doi Son pagoda in Duy Tien district…
Scenic Ta Gu Waterfall   (Apr 10, 2014)
Scenic Ta Gu Waterfall
Ta Gu, which is also known as Nga Voi Waterfall, is a must-visit destination in Khanh Son District of the coastal central province of Khanh Hoa. Many locals and visitors describe the waterfall as a sleeping beauty in the jungle.
Vietnam promotes culture in Germany
The Vietnamese People Association in Leipzig city, the German state of Sachsen, held a multicultural festival of Vietnamese ethnic groups on February 23.
Vietnam showcased at tourism fair in Belgium
Vietnam is an honoured guest of the 2014 Chaleroi Tourism Fair in Belgium, an event which opened on February 20.
Vietnam expects 8 million foreign visitors in 2014
Vietnam’s tourism sector plans to receive 8 million international tourists, serve 37.5 million domestic tourists and earn 230 billion VND (10.8 million USD) this year, the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has said.
Vietnam to host international tourism fair
As many as 450 domestic and international tourism companies will attend an international tourism fair at Hanoi’s Vietnam Exhibition Fair Centre from April 3–6.
“Vietnam Year in Italy” closed
“Vietnam Year in Italy” has been wrapped up with an exhibition of Ao Dai (traditional long dress) by designer Huong Lan at Rome Museum.
Vietnam emerges as major tourism market for other countries
To woo Vietnamese visitors, many regional countries are working hard to promote their images and launch a series of incentive programs including relaxing visa requirements, offering discounts and giving greater tourist support.
Vietnam elected to World Heritage Committee
Vietnam has been elected to the 21-member World Heritage Committee (WHC) of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) during the 2013-2017 tenure for the first time.
Vietnam Days open in Genoa   (Nov 20, 2013)
Vietnam Days open in Genoa
A wide range of activities are being hosted during two weeks of Vietnam Days in the Italian city of Genoa.
Da Lat ready to welcome visitors to tourism week
Da Lat city is on its last- minute preparation work to celebrate a long-awaited tourism week which is scheduled from December 27 to 31.
Kien Giang works to develop tourism
The southern province of Kien Giang is working hard to promote its tourism potential and persuade more businesses to invest in the field.
Forum introduces Korean culinary culture in Hanoi
The beauty of the Republic of Korea culinary was the highlight of a forum featuring RoK Halyu held in Hanoi on October 26.