Hanoi village preserves ancient valuesicon

Hanoi village preserves ancient values

icon31/07/2021
Located about 40 kilometres from the centre of Hanoi, Cuu ancient village is distinguished for its peaceful atmosphere and unique architecture.
Rau rut - a special veggie of Vinh Phuc locals

Rau rut - a special veggie of Vinh Phuc locals

TRAVELicon28/07/2021
Locals in Vinh Phuc Province’s Thuong Trung District are very proud of their rau rút or nhút, known as water mimosa in English, a green, reed-like vegetable that grows in freshwater ponds or lakes.
Ninh Binh specialties from mountain goat

Ninh Binh specialties from mountain goat

TRAVELicon27/07/2021
Aside from the beautiful mountainscape and caves in Trang An and Tam Coc-Bich Dong, Ninh Binh Province is also famed for its specialties made of goats that live on limestone mountains.
Sa Pa local spreads Giay culture, cuisine, and traditions via Youtube

Sa Pa local spreads Giay culture, cuisine, and traditions via Youtube

TRAVELicon27/07/2021
The trend of making Youtube videos has become popular among many young people, even those in the more remote parts of Vietnam.
Cu Da ancient village

Cu Da ancient village

TRAVELicon27/07/2021
Located in Hanoi’s outlying district of Thanh Oai, Cu Da village was founded four centuries ago. Through many changes over time, the village still retains its original features.
Exploring Vietnam through photos

Exploring Vietnam through photos

TRAVELicon26/07/2021
The ninth national tourism art photo competition, themed “Explore Vietnam”, was launched by the Tourism Magazine of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism. 
Pu Luong – a paradise amidst jungle for travellers on budget

Pu Luong – a paradise amidst jungle for travellers on budget

TRAVELicon26/07/2021
Located in the north central province of Thanh Hoa, Pu Luong is renowned as an ideal destination for trekkers and budget travellers because of its seclusion and fantastic scenery of terraced rice fields and primary forests.
Spectacular natural shapes in UNESCO-recognized geopark

Spectacular natural shapes in UNESCO-recognized geopark

TRAVELicon26/07/2021
In April 2018, Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark in Cao Bang Province was recognized as part of the UNESCO Global Network of National Geoparks.
Three Vietnamese cities among world’s greatest places of 2021: Time

Three Vietnamese cities among world’s greatest places of 2021: Time

TRAVELicon26/07/2021
Three Vietnamese cities, including Hanoi, HCM City and Phu Quoc (Kien Giang Province), have been named among the world’s to 100 extraordinary destinations to explore in 2021, as voted on by the renowned US-based Time magazine.
Centuries-old craft villages in Binh Dinh Province

Centuries-old craft villages in Binh Dinh Province

TRAVELicon25/07/2021
The two ancient traditional craft villages in An Nhon District, Binh Dinh Province, have tried their best to maintain the traditional local craft.
Authorities clamour for travel passes

Authorities clamour for travel passes

TRAVELicon24/07/2021
While a special travel pass and financial bailouts are expected to help airlines in Vietnam come back from the brink, questions over their feasibility remain.
The taste of turmeric: Thai Binh's banh nghe

The taste of turmeric: Thai Binh's banh nghe

TRAVELicon22/07/2021
Thai Binh Province is well known for its bánh nghệ (turmeric cake), a traditional rice-based cake that has existed for hundreds of years.
Fansipan: 1 of 5 out-of-this-world destinations to explore ‘space tourism’ without leaving Earth

Fansipan: 1 of 5 out-of-this-world destinations to explore ‘space tourism’ without leaving Earth

TRAVELicon26/07/2021
The first successful test of recreational space travel on July 11 has many people aiming for the prospect of 'space tourism'. Before realising this 'luxury' dream, visitors can experience 'space tourism' without leaving Earth.
Pilot opening of Phu Quoc island to foreign visitors approved

Pilot opening of Phu Quoc island to foreign visitors approved

TRAVELicon22/07/2021
The Ministry of Transport has basically agreeing to the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism’s draft pilot plan on welcoming international tourists to Phu Quoc island in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang.
Khau Vai Market in Ha Giang: A venue of broken romance

Khau Vai Market in Ha Giang: A venue of broken romance

TRAVELicon21/07/2021
There is a market in the Ha Giang Karst Plateau which is not a trading place but instead a meeting venue of couples who were in love but broke up in the end. 
Tan Thanh Pagoda – a spiritual boundary marker in the north

Tan Thanh Pagoda – a spiritual boundary marker in the north

TRAVELicon21/07/2021
Tan Thanh Pagoda near the Tan Thanh border gate which borders China features authentic Vietnamese architecture.