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9/25/2017 3:58:19 PM

Over 100 pilots join paragliding festival in Yen Bai

A paragliding festival kicked off at Mu Cang Chai district’s Khau Pha mountain pass of the northwestern province of Yen Bai on September 23, drawing the participation of 111 domestic and foreign pilots.

  • A Nha Trang delicacy worth the search

    A Nha Trang delicacy worth the search

    Public: 9/26/2017 10:27:20 AM

    Nha Trang delicacy bánh ướt Diên Khánh is often missed by visitors, who often only know of the province for its numerous beaches.

  • Lung Van: The lost land of the Muong ethnic people

    Lung Van: The lost land of the Muong ethnic people

    Public: 9/22/2017 7:09:56 PM

    Leaving Ngoi Village, a beautiful and pristine village on the banks of Hoa Binh Lake, we were eager to discover Lung Van.

  • UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Breathtaking Treasures of ASEAN (Part 3)

    UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Breathtaking Treasures of ASEAN (Part 3)

    Public: 9/20/2017 9:36:22 AM

    In the last part of series on UNESCO World Heritage Sites in ASEAN, we’ll share the 14 remaining heritage sites in ASEAN—from some of the world’s most famous sites like Angkor Wat in Cambodia to cultural landscape of Indonesia‘s Bali Province: the Subak System as a manifestation of the Tri Hita Karana Philosophy.

  • UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Breathtaking Treasures of ASEAN (Part 2)

    UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Breathtaking Treasures of ASEAN (Part 2)

    Public: 9/15/2017 2:24:10 PM

    In the second part of series on UNESCO World Heritage Sites in ASEAN, we’ll share the next 12 heritage sites in ASEAN—from Malaysia’s breathtaking Lenggong Valley to the emerald rainforest-topped peaks of Ha Long Bay in Vietnam.

  • UNESCO World Heritage sites: Breathtaking treasures of ASEAN (part 1)

    UNESCO World Heritage sites: Breathtaking treasures of ASEAN (part 1)

    Public: 9/14/2017 8:39:22 AM

    Discover the UNESCO-listed cultural and natural wonders to be found in the Philippines, and the historic cities and archaeological sites of both Thailand and Myanmar.

  • 10 things to help Hanoi become the most destinations in the world

    10 things to help Hanoi become the most destinations in the world

    Public: 9/12/2017 4:07:48 PM

    The Hanoitimes - Good news from international publication, Hanoi has successfully made it to the top destinations with the most increasing number of hotel booking, according to the booking record on Airbnb.

  • Giant lotus leaves in Dong Thap’s Phuoc Kien pagoda

    Giant lotus leaves in Dong Thap’s Phuoc Kien pagoda

    Public: 9/12/2017 3:27:16 PM

    The giant lotuses that grow in the ancient pagoda of Phuoc Kien in the southern province of Dong Thap have leaves up to 3m wide and can carry a grown man weighing up to 80kg.

  • New tourism law anticipated to promote community-based tourism

    New tourism law anticipated to promote community-based tourism

    Public: 9/8/2017 7:48:47 PM

    After more than ten years since implementation of the 2005 Tourism Law, the new 2017 Tourism Law has been officially approved with a range of new points, aiming at promoting tourism development and turning it into a spearhead economic sector.

  • A tasty world tour of noodles

    A tasty world tour of noodles

    Public: 9/8/2017 2:36:23 PM

    Noodles claim their place on menus the world over and here are eight incarnations of this classic comfort food and where to find them; each equally delicious, down to the last slurp.

  • Vietnam to serve 13 million foreign tourists in 2017

    Vietnam to serve 13 million foreign tourists in 2017

    Public: 9/6/2017 9:13:37 PM

    Vietnam’s tourism sector is likely to fulfill the target set by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc of welcoming 13 million international visitors in 2017.

  • Hanoi Opera House opens tours

    Hanoi Opera House opens tours

    Public: 9/6/2017 9:13:29 PM

    Hanoi Opera House officially welcomed travellers to visit and sample the history, architecture and artistic values from September 6th.

  • Unmissable adventures around the world

    Unmissable adventures around the world

    Public: 9/5/2017 8:29:10 AM

    Hike, climb, cycle, surf, canoe... there are countless ways to explore a country if you've got a taste for adventure. But which of these pulse-quickening experiences fall into the 'don't-leave-without' category? From Lonely Planet’s Atlas of Adventures, the travel site look at some of the action-packed activities that define a destination, from kayaking through sea caves in Vietnam to paragliding over beaches in Turkey.

  • National Day gives a boost to tourism

    National Day gives a boost to tourism

    Public: 9/3/2017 5:59:33 PM

    The three-day holiday marking the National Day, along with a number of appealing tours and entertainment activities has helped to increase the number of visitors to tourist sites across the country.

  • Vietnam among most beautiful countries in the world – as voted by Rough Guides’ readers

    Vietnam among most beautiful countries in the world – as voted by Rough Guides’ readers

    Public: 9/3/2017 11:15:45 AM

    There’s nothing like an amazing view to inspire you to book your next trip, whether you’re drawn by rolling countryside, isolated islands or soaring mountain peaks. To help spark your imagination, Rough Guides asked their readers to vote for the most beautiful country in the world.

  • Visiting the house where Vietnam Declaration of Independence was written

    Visiting the house where Vietnam Declaration of Independence was written

    Public: 9/2/2017 11:49:36 AM

    The house at No.48 Hang Ngang Street was where President Ho Chi Minh wrote the Declaration of Independence by the end of August, 1945 which gave birth to the Democratic Republic of Vietnam.

  • Vietnam tops Asian region in travel growth: UNWTO

    Vietnam tops Asian region in travel growth: UNWTO

    Public: 9/1/2017 3:05:15 PM

    Vietnam tops the Asian region, and ranks sixth out of ten countries around the world, with the strongest travel growth since the beginning of 2017, according to the latest report released by the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO).

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