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Although Quang Ninh has created favorable conditions for the tourism industry’s recovery after the pandemic, tourist sites and tourist piers are still empty.

Quang Ninh to implement solutions for garbage crisis

Ha Long City, a popular tourist destination in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, will implement a series of measures to classify, collect, transport and treat domestic and construction waste from early next year.

Garbage piles up in Ha Long City

The tourist city of Ha Long in Quang Ninh province has been flooded with garbage in recent days.

Admiring revived corals in the heart of Ha Long Bay

In addition to being a unique and interesting natural landscape on the seabed and the habitat of thousands of marine species, coral reefs also have the potential for the sustainable development of marine eco-tourism.

Hand-made specialty in the bay

The hand-made cha muc (fried squid paste) in Ha Long City in Quang Ninh Province offers a very special taste to travelers from afar. Ha Long City is named after Ha Long Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site on the south of the city.

Ha Long tourist street quiet amid new Covid wave

Bai Chay, which is considered the tourist capital of Ha Long City in Quang Ninh province, has been completely empty these days due to the impact of the new Covid-19 wave in the country.

Ha Long City: then and now

Ha Long City in Quang Ninh province, the home to Ha Long Bay, a world natural heritage site and a world-famous tourist site, is spacious and beautiful today. 

Most popular places in Ha Long City as voted by Tripadvisor readers

Ha Long Bay, Bai Chay Bridge, and Sun World Ha Long tourism complex have been listed among the favourite tourist destinations as voted on by readers of travel website Tripadvisor.

Ha Long winter carnival awaits visitors during New Year holiday

Ha Long city, home to the World Natural Heritage Site of Ha Long Bay, in the northern province of Quang Ninh, is inviting visitors to its winter carnival, slated for January 1.

Over 2,000 women participate in Ao Dai week in Ha Long

With Ha Long city in the northern province of Quang Ninh hosting an Ao Dai week to celebrate the country’s traditional long dress, over 2,000 women have taken part in a street parade in tribute of the national outfit.

Thousands enthusiastic about Yoga Day in Ha Long

Up to 3,000 yogis took part in a co-performance in Ha Long City in the northern province of Quang Ninh on June 21 to celebrate the sixth International Yoga Day.

Vietnamese locations named among best backpacker spots by Hostelworld

Ha Giang, Quang Binh, Ninh Binh, Ha Long, and Quy Nhon of Vietnam have all been featured among the best global backpacker destinations for 2020, according to recent rankings published by Hostelworld.

Ha Long authorities vow to punish cheating tour operators

Authorities in Ha Long City said they would investigate and punish local tour operators for cheating tourists even though the tourists had withdrawn the complaint, saying that they had reached an agreement.

Nature conservation and eco-tourist site to be built in Ha Long

A VND2 trillion (USD86.95 million) nature conservation and eco-tourist site is expected to take shape in the northern province of Quang Ninh’s Ha Long Bay.

Quang Ninh to host national circus festival in late May

A national circus festival featuring the participation of artists from across the nation will get underway at the Quang Ninh Exhibition of Planning and Expo Center on May 29.

Domestic tourists invited to summer in Quang Ninh

A wide range of activities will be organised to promote local tourism in the northern province of Quang Ninh this summer, with a grand gala in Ha Long city this weekend being the opening event.

Quang Ninh gets tough on social distancing violations

Security forces operating in Ha Long City, Quang Ninh Province have intensified their efforts to deal with any violations of social distancing measures in an attempt to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Tourism service providers in the wake of COVID-19

Due to the complicated developments of the COVID-19 epidemic, many tourism service providers have been operating under a tight budget, and to stop the spread of the deadly virus, some have closed.

Tourism setback in Ha Long after visitors test positive for Covid-19

Five places where the four foreign tourists who were tested positive to coronavirus and their taxi drivers stayed have been blocked since March 8.


Wanderlust offers 17 suggestions on best things to do in Vietnam

Prestigious UK travel website wanderlust.co.uk. has come up with a list of 17 of the best things to do in Vietnam.