Invited to the far north for New Year by an ethnic family, I was served rat meat and pig blood soup.
Vietjet Air will launch a three-day promotion with 50,000 fares starting from VND 0, from January 6th to 8th, 2016, to celebrate its newest routes connecting Pleiku with Hai Phong and Vinh, and Ho Chi Minh city with Tuy Hoa.
The central city of Da Nang will organize fireworks displays at four locations to welcome the Lunar New Year’s Eve (Tet) 2016.
Foreign tourist arrivals to Vietnam in December reached an estimated 760,800, a 2.6% rise over a month earlier, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
The Malaysian ‘famtrip’ delegation, a travel and communication agent with 13 members has finished its 8-day survey conducted between November 18th – 25th in Vietnam.
On December 24th, a 380-hectare safari park will be opened on the southern resort island of Phu Quoc, hosting around 540 species of wildlife.
One of the most anticipated Hollywood movies, “Kong: Skull island”, is expected to start filming in Vietnam very soon.
(VNF) - Vietnam Airlines has opened sale (second time) for Lunar New Year holiday 2016 for some domestic routes.
(VNF) - Vietnam Airlines operated its new air route linking central city Nha Trang to Hai Phong city of flamboyant red flower on November 15th.
On November 12th, the Embassy of Peru in Vietnam associated with the Ho Chi Minh Tourism Association introduced the Peruvian tourist market to travel agencies in the southern hub.
The Saigon Railway Company has signed a deal with the Tourism Associations of Ho Chi Minh (HCM) city, BinhThuan, KhanhHoa, Phu Yen and BinhDinh provinces to operate a railway tour from HCM city to the four localities.
Cai Rang floating market, a famous Mekong Delta tourist attraction, is suffering from deadly serious pollution.
After its landscapes were featured in the local hit, Yellow Flowers on the Green Grass (Toi Thay Hoa Vang Tren Co Xanh), the province of Phu Yen has found fame and started to attract visitors.
Air New Zealand will open three flights a week using a 700 seat Boeing 767-300 from New Zealand to Ho Chi Minh city in June, 2016.
The 2015 Mekong Delta Culture and Tourism Week will be held from November 16th to 18th at the Vietnam Art Culture Exhibition Centre, No 2 Hoa Lu street, Hanoi.
On November 10th, the budget carrier, Vietjet inked a deal with aircraft manufacturer Airbus at the Dubai Airshow 2015 to purchase 30 more A321 jets (nine A321 Ceo and 21 A321 Neo).
The Vietnam Railway Corporation has announced it is applying ticket discounts of up to 50% to attract more passengers during the low season.