16:37 | 16/01/2020 Culture & Art
(VEN) - The festival season from January to March of the lunar calendar beckons to visitors to Ninh Binh Province, where they can enjoy the spring, attend the Bai Dinh Pagoda festival, and sightsee at the Trang An Landscape Complex - a World Cultural and Natural Heritage site recognized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
09:27 | 16/01/2020 Travel
(VEN) - The Tam Chuc Spiritual Tourism Complex is a blending of past and present, of Buddhism-based oriental and western cultures created by gifted artisans from Vietnam, India and Indonesia, of meditative serenity and the bustle of pilgrims.
Vietnam rises to green tourism challenge
09:38 | 31/12/2019 Travel
(VEN) - The surge in Vietnam’s tourism development in recent years, which has turned it into a spearhead economic sector, has taken a toll on the environment. The government is now targeting green and sustainable tourism development in its tourism development strategy by 2030, with a vision to 2050, and a growing number of tourism business are rising to the challenge.
Vietnam bags 98 golds, ranks 2nd in SEA Games
16:00 | 25/12/2019 Sports
(VEN) - The Southeast Asian Games, also known as the SEA Games, are a biennial multi-sport event involving participants from 11 Southeast Asian countries: Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste and Vietnam. The first SEA Games were held in Bangkok, Thailand in 1959.
A journey to Van Don and 1,000 destinations
09:10 | 25/12/2019 Travel
For Van Don Islands, an up and coming tourist destination at Vietnam’s northeastern tip, 2019 was a watershed year with the inauguration of the Ha Long-Van Don expressway and Van Don International Airport. The “journey leading to one thousand destinations”, as a visit to the spectacular China-border isles is fondly dubbed, will now be far shorter – only 2.5 hours from Hanoi by road instead of four, and less than an hour by air.
Binh Lieu, Vietnam’s latest trendy tourist hotspot
16:26 | 24/12/2019 Travel
Everyone who has ever travelled to Vietnam has heard of Ha Long Bay, the magical limestone kingdom off the emerald waters of Quang Ninh Province. However, the northeastern province, bordering China, has another tourist draw which few have heard of but is an up and coming tourist hub - Binh Lieu District.