Vietnam expected to lose nearly 14 million international arrivalsicon

Vietnam expected to lose nearly 14 million international arrivals

icon29/09/2020
The nation is forecast to lose from 13.5 to 14 million tourists this year compared with 2019, though the Government has resumed some international flights to help sustain economic activities.
A popular version of the Delta’s rice vermicelli soup

A popular version of the Delta’s rice vermicelli soup

TRAVELicon29/09/2020
Rice vermicelli noodle soup, or bun nuoc leo in Vietnamese, is well known throughout the Mekong Delta’s provinces.
Local people amazed as Da Nang bridge raises spans

Local people amazed as Da Nang bridge raises spans

TRAVELicon29/09/2020
When Typhoon Noul recently swept through Da Nang, many local people were surprised to see a bridge in the city lift its spans in certain sections to allow boats to pass by and anchor at the port in the Han River to avoid heavy seas and high winds. 
Taste of the sea in a bowl of noodle soup

Taste of the sea in a bowl of noodle soup

TRAVELicon28/09/2020
Jellyfish noodle soup is popular in some central coast provinces like Binh Dinh, Ninh Thuan and Khanh Hoa. The specialty wins the heart of diners with its fresh taste of the sea.  
Vietnam ranks fourth among world’s tourist destinations

Vietnam ranks fourth among world’s tourist destinations

TRAVELicon28/09/2020
Vietnam has ranked fourth among the most searched destinations for travel until the end of this year, according to search data revealed by Agoda.com. 
Vietnamese tourism targets safety to develop sustainably

Vietnamese tourism targets safety to develop sustainably

TRAVELicon28/09/2020
Vu The Binh, vice chairman of the Vietnam Tourism Association, said the coronavirus pandemic was an unprecedented crisis for the tourism industry around the world, but it was time to revive the industry in the 'new normal'.
Docynia indica season in Son La

Docynia indica season in Son La

TRAVELicon28/09/2020
The forests in Bac Yen District, Son La Province are in the ripening season for Docynia indica.
Nui Mot Lake, a perfect getaway destination

Nui Mot Lake, a perfect getaway destination

TRAVELicon27/09/2020
Endowed with intact natural scenery and a peaceful atmosphere, Nui Mot Lake in Nhon Tan commune in the central province of Binh Dinh is an ideal camping site for any nature lover.
Older villagers given key role in community tourism

Older villagers given key role in community tourism

TRAVELicon27/09/2020
Regular visitors to Hoa Tien Village in the north-central province of Nghe An’s Quy Chau District would no doubt have seen some of their professional young tour guides in action.
Hue assesses safety hospitality establishments via scores

Hue assesses safety hospitality establishments via scores

TRAVELicon27/09/2020
The Tourism Department of Thua Thien-Hue Province in cooperation with the competent authorities is evaluating the implementation of the Covid-19 safety criteria for tourism businesses operating in the central province by scoring them.
Old French dwellings a base for Ba Vi to grow

Old French dwellings a base for Ba Vi to grow

TRAVELicon27/09/2020
Spread out over more than 10,000ha, Ba Vi National Park, which is 60km to the west of Hanoi’s city centre, offers amazing biodiversity, luxurious and eco-friendly tourist resorts, a selection of mysterious French architecture, and so much more.
HCM City boosts domestic tourism amid Covid-19

HCM City boosts domestic tourism amid Covid-19

TRAVELicon27/09/2020
Authorities in HCM City are planning new campaigns to develop the local tourism sector after the pandemic.
Vietnam listed among top destinations after COVID-19

Vietnam listed among top destinations after COVID-19

TRAVELicon26/09/2020
The nation has been listed among the leading holiday destinations once the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic ends and for next year by prestigious travel website CNTraveler.
Nui Mot Lake, a perfect getaway destination

Nui Mot Lake, a perfect getaway destination

TRAVELicon26/09/2020
Endowed with intact natural scenery and a peaceful atmosphere, Nui Mot Lake in Nhon Tan Commune in the central province of Binh Dinh is an ideal camping site for any nature lover.
The old French colonial house of a wealthy family in Lang Son

The old French colonial house of a wealthy family in Lang Son

TRAVELicon25/09/2020
The house was built in the 30s of the last century, designed by a French architect with a fireplace and a chimney.    
Tourism firms slash tour fees in second demand stimulus campaign

Tourism firms slash tour fees in second demand stimulus campaign

FEATUREicon26/09/2020
In the first campaign launched months ago, it was difficult to stimulate demand, but now the situation is far worse.