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Int'l hot air balloon festival opens in Vietnam

An international hot air balloon festival kicked off on Thursday in Vietnam's northern mountainous Lai Chau province.

  • Da Nang to be Clipper yacht race destination

    Da Nang to be Clipper yacht race destination

    Public: 7/15/2015 5:13:42 PM

    The central Vietnamese city of Da Nang will be the only country in Southeast Asia to welcome yachts from the 2015-2016 Clipper Round the World Yacht Race.

  • “Not-to-be-missed” destinations in Can Tho City

    “Not-to-be-missed” destinations in Can Tho City

    Public: 7/14/2015 2:59:18 PM

    Can Tho City is situated in the central area of the Mekong River Delta, contributing to the city becoming an ideal destination for both domestic and foreign tourists.

  • Romantic Da Lat in clouds

    Romantic Da Lat in clouds

    Public: 7/14/2015 2:56:41 PM

    Coming to Da Lat City, tourists can view the city in the clouds or among the rays of sunshine piercing the pine forests.

  • Nha Trang Sea Festival a tourist allure

    Nha Trang Sea Festival a tourist allure

    Public: 7/14/2015 1:37:31 PM

    The 2015 Nha Trang- Khanh Hoa Sea Festival, which will wrap up in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa today, has drawn thousands of domestic and international tourists.

  • Mountain in southern Vietnam named national tourism site

    Mountain in southern Vietnam named national tourism site

    Public: 7/14/2015 12:15:37 PM

    Sam Moutain, a popular heritage site which towers in a Mekong Delta province, has been inscribed in a national list of tourism destinations.

  • Vietnam’s high-end hotel occupancy down

    Vietnam’s high-end hotel occupancy down

    Public: 7/14/2015 10:13:24 AM

    Luxury hotels in Vietnam saw room rates increase while occupancy declined due to fiercer competition in 2014, a recently released survey found.

  • Vietnam Airlines continues “Golden moments” program

    Vietnam Airlines continues “Golden moments” program

    Public: 7/13/2015 5:54:50 PM

    (VNF) - Vietnam Airlines on July 13th continued its “Golden moments” promotional program on some domestic routes.

  • Enjoying an ideal summer on Binh Ba Island

    Enjoying an ideal summer on Binh Ba Island

    Public: 7/13/2015 3:26:11 PM

    Mild sun, blue sky and pure sea water make Binh Ba Island an ideal destination for many tourists to avoid the hot summer.

  • Hoi An opens first visitors' centre

    Hoi An opens first visitors' centre

    Public: 7/12/2015 9:05:58 AM

    The central province of Quang Nam has launched its first visitor centre in the UNESCO-recognized ancient Hoi An town to provide more assistance to tourists in this tourism hub.

  • Fun-tastic summer tours abound in Vietnam

    Fun-tastic summer tours abound in Vietnam

    Public: 7/8/2015 1:09:51 PM

    Travel companies in major cities are offering a host of new tours with tempting promotion programs to cope with bulging travel demand during the summer, while special tours and camping trips are also organized for kids.

  • Vietnam tourism sector marks 55th anniversary

    Vietnam tourism sector marks 55th anniversary

    Public: 7/8/2015 10:54:08 AM

    The Vietnam tourism watchdog held a ceremony to mark the 55th founding anniversary of the sector in Ho Chi Minh City on Tuesday as part of activities to raise public awareness of the role of tourism in the country’s socio-economic development.

  • Reasons behind Vietnam’s downfall in int’l tourists

    Reasons behind Vietnam’s downfall in int’l tourists

    Public: 7/7/2015 11:52:29 AM

    Vietnam’s international tourist arrival numbers dropped for the 12th consecutive month in May 2015, which is attributed to several reasons, according to tourism insiders.

  • First Can Tho-Bangkok flight to take off on July 21

    First Can Tho-Bangkok flight to take off on July 21

    Public: 7/7/2015 10:03:08 AM

    The first trial flight connecting the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho and Thailand ’s Bangkok is slated to take off on July 21, announced the Can Tho People’s Committee on Monday.

  • Vietnam Airlines operates new A350 aircraft

    Vietnam Airlines operates new A350 aircraft

    Public: 7/3/2015 10:52:38 PM

    (VNF) - Vietnam Airlines has officially operated its new A350 aircraft on the Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh city route, carrying Platinum and Gold card members as well as VIP partner and ticket sale agencies.

  • Vietnam Airlines upgrades to 4-star service

    Vietnam Airlines upgrades to 4-star service

    Public: 7/2/2015 3:13:56 PM

    (VNF) - The Vietnam National Flag Carrier Vietnam Airlines on July 2nd announces its 4-star service upgrade and launches its new corporate identity in a ceremony held in the VIP lounge of Noi Bai International Airport with the presence of Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.

  • Over 1.8 million visitors spend overnight stays at Nha Trang

    Over 1.8 million visitors spend overnight stays at Nha Trang

    Public: 6/30/2015 6:18:17 PM

    The central coastal province of Khanh Hoa greeted about 1.8 million tourists staying overnight in the first half of the year, fulfilling 45% of the year’s target, reported the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

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