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The rise of Vietnam's Paradise Island

Phu Quoc has become one of the most-talked-about destinations thanks to its breathtaking natural beauty, iconic landmarks, and unparalleled luxury travel experiences.

Ham Rong Cape – An unspoiled site on Phu Quoc Island

Ham Rong Cape is a famous destination on Phu Quoc Island, Kien Giang Province, surrounded by mangroves and pristine beaches, creating a wild landscape that attracts many tourists.

The beautiful places on Phu Quoc Island

Travel + Leisure has called Phu Quoc a "new star" and ranked the island in third place on the list of 23 best destinations in 2023. Here are some suggestions for top destinations in Phu Quoc.

Admiring the pristine landscapes and exploring historical sites on Phu Quoc Island

I have visited the island of Phu Quoc several times, but I am still lured by its pristine landscape in the southern province of Kien Giang.

Savouring specialties at Phu Quoc pearl island

Phu Quoc island in the southern province of Kien Giang, dubbed as the pearl island in the southwestern region of the country, has emerged as a favourite destination for tourists both inside and outside the country.

Exploring hidden gems on Phu Quoc

Referred to as “the pearl of the southwest sea”, Phu Quoc Island is a popular travel destination for both domestic and international tourists. If you’re seeking a getaway from crowds on the island, pristine islets are ideal for you.

79 villas to be pulled down in Phu Quoc for construction violations

Authorities in Phu Quoc Island in the southern Kien Giang Province are removing 79 villas that were illegally built in Duong To Commune.

Golf tourism on Phu Quoc Island: The ‘golden egg’ of the green economy

Golf tourism, wellness tourism, and wedding tourism have a lot of potential for development in Vietnam.

Phu Quoc pearl island – tourist paradise of tropical region

Phu Quoc island city in the southern province of Kien Giang on November 20, 2021 welcomed the first international tourist group to Vietnam after nearly two years of the country’s “freezing status” due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Many flights, hotels fully booked on Tet

Lots of flights and hotels have been fully booked due to the high travel demand during the Lunar New Year or Tet Holiday.

Ministry of Transport considers pausing flights from HCM City to Phu Quoc Island

The People's Committee of Kien Giang province has asked the Ministry of Transport to pause flights between Ho Chi Minh City and Phu Quoc Island amid the surge of Covid-19 patients in Vietnam’s largest city.

Phu Quoc – from “Hell on Earth” to nation’s first island city

Once branded “Hell on Earth” for the notorious jail which witnessed the most terrifying scenes of oppression during war time before 1975, Phu Quoc island become the country’s first island city with tremendous economic and social development.

More to Phu Quoc than beaches and sea

Phu Quoc Island is famed not only for its turquoise waters and beaches with white smooth sand but also as a land of historical heritage.

50% Vietnamese travelers are willing to travel in May and June

The newly launched “insight snapshot” by Outbox Consulting show that 50% of local travelers are intending to travel in May and June, among them, 40% are more interested in sightseeing and cuisine.

Concerns raised as starfish abused for selfies in Phu Quoc

Many starfish have died after being taken ashore for selfies by visitors to Phu Quoc Island.

Phu Quoc - Vietnam’s first island city

With Phu Quoc district in Kien Giang province poised to become Vietnam’s first island city from March 1, following its official recognition as a new city, let’s discover this new important national landmark.

Must-go places on Phu Quoc Island

Phu Quoc Island in the southern province of Kien Giang is a popular tourist destination throughout the year due to its blue sea, long sandy beaches, wild beauty, and delicious seafood.

Bright future ahead for Phu Quoc City: official

Huynh Quang Hung, chairman of Phu Quoc City People’s Committee, talks to the Vietnam News Agency on the establishment of Phu Quoc City – the country’s first island city.

Phu Quoc Island granted ‘island city’ status

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang has officially announced that Phu Quoc Island will become the country’s first island city.

Phu Quoc real estate market forecast to grow, driven by upgrade into first island city

The real estate market of Phu Quoc in the Cuu Long (Mekong) River Delta of Kiên Giang was forecast to be robust as the island district has just been given the green light to be upgraded to the country’s first island city in March this year.