Vietnam named among 10 cheapest destinations

Vietnam named among 10 cheapest destinations

Vietnam has been ranked ninth among the world's 10 money-saving travel destinations to suit any budget by Canadian travel site The Travel.

Travel - Fri, September 16, 2022 | 12:42 pm GTM+7

Hanoi's tourist magnet Railway Street shut down

Hanoi's tourist magnet Railway Street shut down

Police and civil defense forces in Hoan Kiem district set up Thursday barricades at both ends of Hanoi's Railway Street to prevent tourists from entering the railway safety corridor.

Travel - Thu, September 15, 2022 | 10:35 pm GTM+7

Three Vietnamese boutique resorts win top Asian title

Three Vietnamese boutique resorts win top Asian title

Salinda Resort Phu Quoc Island, Azerai La Residence, and Legacy Yen Tu-MGallery were honored last week at World Travel Awards 2022 in Asia as Vietnam's leading boutique resorts.

Travel - Wed, September 14, 2022 | 5:10 pm GTM+7

Three Vietnamese parks crowned top in Asia

Three Vietnamese parks crowned top in Asia

Cuc Phuong National Park, Sun World Ba Na Hills and Aquatopia Water Park were honored last week at World Travel Awards 2022 in Asia as the region's best.

Travel - Mon, September 12, 2022 | 5:02 pm GTM+7

Four Vietnamese resorts win Asian luxury laurels

Four Vietnamese resorts win Asian luxury laurels

Four Vietnamese resorts were honored Wednesday at the World Travel Awards 2022 with titles in different categories.

Travel - Sat, September 10, 2022 | 1:22 pm GTM+7

Vietnamese eye-catchers photos win 7 international photo awards

Vietnamese eye-catchers photos win 7 international photo awards

"Collecting bang grass", "Drying rice paper" and "Spread the sedge to dry" are three of seven Vietnamese photos honored in the People category of the Drone Photo Awards 2022.

Travel - Thu, September 8, 2022 | 9:41 pm GTM+7

Natural beauty, hospitality earn Vietnam leading Asian destination title

Natural beauty, hospitality earn Vietnam leading Asian destination title

Vietnam has been named among Asia’s leading travel destinations in 2022 by World Travel Awards for the country's "amazing natural beauty combined with world-class levels of hospitality".

Travel - Thu, September 8, 2022 | 5:43 pm GTM+7

Sea change makes 'infinity beach' a tourism hotspot

Sea change makes 'infinity beach' a tourism hotspot

Quang Lang beach in Thai Binh province has emerged a tourism hotspot of late, allowing spectacular photos of the "infinity" landscape formed when the tides recede and the water surface mirrors the sky.

Travel - Sun, September 4, 2022 | 4:32 pm GTM+7

Double-decker sightseer hits the road in former imperial capital Hue

Double-decker sightseer hits the road in former imperial capital Hue

The Vietnam Tourism Hanoi JSC launched Thursday a double-decker sightseeing service with 12 stops at famous tourism spots in the former imperial capital of Hue in central Vietnam.

Travel - Fri, September 2, 2022 | 3:51 pm GTM+7

Moc Chau plateau nominated for Asia's leading regional nature destination title

Moc Chau plateau nominated for Asia's leading regional nature destination title

Moc Chau, a plateau in northwestern Vietnam, has been named among the four nominees for Asia's leading regional nature destination in 2022 by World Travel Awards.

Travel - Wed, August 31, 2022 | 4:12 pm GTM+7

Vietnam among 5 countries to celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival in Asia

Vietnam among 5 countries to celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival in Asia

Vietnam has been named among the five countries to celebrate the exciting Mid-Autumn Festival beyond China in Asia by South China Morning Post.

Travel - Tue, August 30, 2022 | 4:42 pm GTM+7

International arrivals soar 13.7 times in eight months

International arrivals soar 13.7 times in eight months

Vietnam welcomed 1.44 million foreign visitors in the first eight months of the year, up 13.7 times year-on-year, but down 87.3% against the same period in pre-pandemic 2019.

Travel - Mon, August 29, 2022 | 8:15 pm GTM+7

Pullman Vung Tau, DLG Hotel Da Nang honored by int'l awards

Pullman Vung Tau, DLG Hotel Da Nang honored by int'l awards

Pullman Vung Tau and DLG Hotel Da Nang have been named among the best hotels by International Travel Awards 2022.

Travel - Sun, August 28, 2022 | 4:11 pm GTM+7

Six Vietnamese resorts win international tourism awards

Six Vietnamese resorts win international tourism awards

Melia Ba Vi Mountain Retreat, Radisson Resort Phan Thiet, and Selectum Noa Resort Cam Ranh are among six Vietnamese resorts honored at the International Travel Awards 2022.

Travel - Sun, August 28, 2022 | 11:59 am GTM+7

Three unmissable Vietnamese noodle dishes: SCMP

Three unmissable Vietnamese noodle dishes: SCMP

Bun ca (rice noodles with fish), cao lau (thick noodles), and bun quay (fresh-cut noodles) are three Vietnamese dishes "not to miss" as voted for by Hong Kong-based daily South China Morning Post.

Travel - Fri, August 26, 2022 | 4:29 pm GTM+7

Two Vietnamese serviced apartment facilities win international tourism awards

Two Vietnamese serviced apartment facilities win international tourism awards

Oakwood Residence Hanoi and Citadines Bayfront Nha Trang are two serviced apartment facilities honored at International Travel Awards 2022 in Asia.

Travel - Thu, August 25, 2022 | 4:00 pm GTM+7

Three Vietnamese mainstays in Asia’s 50 best street foods

Three Vietnamese mainstays in Asia’s 50 best street foods

The banh mi (Vietnamese sandwich), pho (noodle soup) and ca phe sua da (iced milk coffee) have been named among Asia's 50 best street foods by U.S. cable news channel CNN.

Travel - Thu, August 25, 2022 | 12:00 pm GTM+7

Hanoi named among best places to spend fall

Hanoi named among best places to spend fall

Cable news channel CNN has selected Hanoi as one of the 12 best places to go for fall, calling the capital a "bright spot".

Travel - Wed, August 24, 2022 | 4:03 pm GTM+7

Vietnam among Asia's 5 luxurious destinations

Vietnam among Asia's 5 luxurious destinations

Vietnam has been named among the five most luxurious Asian destinations by Australian travel site Cruise Passenger.

Travel - Tue, August 23, 2022 | 6:50 pm GTM+7