Quang Binh to open two caves to tourists

Quang Binh to open two caves to tourists

The Quang Binh authorities have okayed a plan to introduce Va and Nuoc Nut caves as new tourist destinations at Phong Nha–Ke Bang National Park, Oxalis Ltd Company said. The company will launch the new route in a few days. It will organise a…

Homestays brings foreign language skills to mountainous region

Homestays brings foreign language skills to mountainous region

Many visitors to communes in Sapa district, Lao Cai province are surprised that the local women can speak English quite fluently. Thanks to the development of tourism in the region, indigenous people have the opportunity to practice their foreign language skills every day. Lu…

Con Dao among the top 25 remote islands

Con Dao among the top 25 remote islands

Business Insider, a leading US business and entertainment website, has cited Vietnam’s Con Dao islands as one of top 25 remote islands tourists should visit in their lifetime. “It’s hard to relax when you’re surrounded by thousands of other tourists.” Business insider’s introduction to…

A true taste of Quang noodle

A true taste of Quang noodle

Among the unique dishes in Quang Nam, mi Quang (Quang noodle) seems to be the most famous dish that every time a visitor comes to this central province, locals would be more than willing to present the dish. And once it comes to Quang…

Vietnam waives visas for 5 more European countries, including Germany, UK

Vietnam waives visas for 5 more European countries, including Germany, UK

Tourists from India, Canada, Australia and New Zealand may have to wait a little longer In an explicit gesture to resuscitate the ailing tourism sector, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has signed off on visa waivers for five more nationalities, a move highly welcomed…

Vietnamese fried spring rolls ranks world’s top 10 culinary dish

Vietnamese fried spring rolls ranks world’s top 10 culinary dish

Vietnamese fried spring roll (Nem Ran) has been listed among the top 10 culinary dishes, according to CNN Travel’s voters. According to the website, to highlight the most popular cuisines on the planet, CNN asked its readers to vote for their favourite culinary destination…

Phong Nha-Ke Bang Park to get UNESCO recognition for 2nd time

Phong Nha-Ke Bang Park to get UNESCO recognition for 2nd time

The Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, which boasts the high-profile Son Doong Cave, which is the world’s largest, is looking forward to its second recognition by the UNESCO as a world heritage site next month. The management of the park, secluded in the central…

Rex Hotel runs summer promotion

Rex Hotel runs summer promotion

The five-star Rex Hotel Saigon under the umbrella of Saigontourist Holding Company is offering a wide range of attractive promotions this summer. At the corner of Nguyen Hue and Le Loi boulevards in downtown HCMC, Rex has 286 rooms, including 97 suites and one…

Hoi An full moon festival makes top travel list

Hoi An full moon festival makes top travel list

The ancient town of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam came in 15th on a roughguides.com list of the world’s top “20 unforgettable things to do at night on your travels.” “Banish thoughts of glow paint ravers on crowded Thai beaches,…

Far from the madding crowd

Far from the madding crowd

In Ho Chi Minh City, there are plenty of choices for weekend activities. But for those who want to have a break from the hustle and bustle of the big city, there are not as many options. Below are five emerging destinations for weekend…

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