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Vinh Phuc welcomes 4.6 million visitors in nine months
Vinh Phuc welcomes 4.6 million visitors in nine months
Vinh Phuc (VNA) – The number of visitors to the northern mid-land province of Vinh Phuc during the January-September period is estimated to surge 17 percent year-on-year to 4.6 million, including some 39,000 foreign tourists. An aerial view of Flamingo Dai Lai resort in Vinh Phuc province (Photo: vinhphuc.gov.vn) In the period, earnings from tourism service are estimated to...
Muong Lo tourism-culture week opens in Yen Bai
Muong Lo tourism-culture week opens in Yen Bai
Yen Bai (VNA) – The 2019 Muong Lo Tourism-Culture Week and the Mu Cang Chai Terraced Field Festival kicked off on September 20 in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai, featuring a chain of exciting activities. A massive performance of Xoe dance involving 5,000 people at the festival (Photo: VNA) Speaking at the opening ceremony, Chairman of...
Ha Long city rises from services, tourism
Ha Long city rises from services, tourism
Quang Ninh (VNA) – Ha Long city of the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, located on the banks of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ha Long Bay, is still a popular tourist attraction with nearly 7.15 million visitors in the first eight months of this year, up 22 percent year on year. Ha Long International Cruise Port...
Vietnam nominated in six categories of world travel awards
Vietnam nominated in six categories of world travel awards
NDO – Vietnam has been listed among nominees in six world’s leading categories of the annual prestigious World Travel Awards (WTA) 2019. Hanoi was listed among nominees for World’s Leading City Destination title. Accordingly, the country has been nominated for World’s Leading Destination, Culinary Destination and Cultural Destination awards. In addition, the capital city of Hanoi and Hoi An...
Feud drives tourists from Japan, Hong Kong to Southeast Asia
Feud drives tourists from Japan, Hong Kong to Southeast Asia
Tokyo (VNA) – Growing trade feud between Japan and the Republic of Korea (RoK) is redrawing the map of Asian tourism, with the RoK and Chinese travelers avoiding previously popular destinations like Japan and Hong Kong for Southeast Asia, according to the Japan’s Nikkei Asia Review. At Golden Gate bridge, Da Nang (Photo: VNA) In the first half of...
Banh Gio – Rice cake with herbal ash
Banh Gio – Rice cake with herbal ash
Vietnam is the country of cakes made from sticky rice. One of those is banh gio (or banh tro), a cake made from glutinous rice soaked in ash water. The ingredients to make banh gio are very simple: glutinous rice, ash liquor of clean straw, a little lime, banana leaves and molasses. To get the fragrant ash liquid, people...
Vietnam experiences a travel bloom: Thai media
Vietnam experiences a travel bloom: Thai media
Bangkok (VNA) – Vietnam’s non-smoke sector is enjoying a boom, with a substantial increase in the number of Thai visitors buoyed by growing low-cost flights, local media reported. Renowned Golden Bridge in Da Nang city. The central region is gaining popularity among Thai travellers, with such leading destinations as Da Nang, Hue and Hoi An. (Photo: VNA) Vietnam reported...
Ca Mau develops eco-tourism, community-based tourism
Ca Mau develops eco-tourism, community-based tourism
Seeing tourism as a spearhead economy in the near future, the southern province of Ca Mau is working to promote renowned tourist attractions and local typical products, including eco-tourism, community-based tourism, among both domestic and foreign visitors. An aerial view of the Ca Mau Cape National Park (Photo: VNA) Ca Mau (VNA) – Seeing tourism as a spearhead economy...
International conference discusses smart tourism development in Ho Chi Minh City
International conference discusses smart tourism development in Ho Chi Minh City
NDO – The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism held an international conference on September 7 to discuss ways to develop tourism development in the city. Delegates at the conference According to Tran Vinh Tuyen, Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee, to develop smart tourism requires the involvement and coordination among four factors, including State management agencies,...