Ta Phin Commune: Herbal baths and the smell of orchids
15:27 | 26/01/2017 VEN - Tết Đinh Dậu
(VEN) - We recently had a chance to visit Ta Phin Commune in the Sa Pa District of Lao Cai Province, the home of the Red Dao ethnic group that accounts for more than 68 percent of the commune’s population. Over the past 10 years, new farming techniques and community tourism have greatly improved residents’ lives and changed the face of their village.
Tourism to peak during Tet holiday
11:16 | 22/01/2017 Travel
In recent years, instead of welcoming in the Lunar New Year at home, many Vietnamese families have opted to go travelling to experience the Tet atmosphere in domestic and international destinations. Aiming to meet the demand, during this year’s Tet holiday, travel agents have launched attractive tours, along with a range of promotional programmes.
Yen Bai lures giant tourism projects
13:51 | 12/01/2017 Travel
(VEN) - Endowed with many famous landscapes and cultures featuring the lives of different minority ethnic groups, Yen Bai has effectively taken many measures to develop and turn tourism into a spearhead industry.
2016 - A fruitful year for tourism
13:48 | 09/01/2017 Travel
(VEN) - Vietnam’s Tourism Development Strategy to 2020 with a Vision to 2030 sets a target of welcoming 10 million foreign visitors by 2020, but the country is expected to reach this number in 2016, four years early.
Tourism booms in late last year
11:10 | 05/01/2017 Travel
(VEN) - According to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT), the number of visitors to many localities nationwide saw a satisfactory growth in November this year, contributing to the country’s exceeding of the 2016 visitor number target.
Looking forward to 2017 new journeys with Emirates’ global offers
20:27 | 03/01/2017 Travel
(VEN) - To share the joy of the New Year celebration with passengers all over the world, Emirates is announcing the launch of its much-anticipated global sale to encourage travellers to explore fascinating destinations within the airline’s extensive global network, including the newest launched in 2016 - Fort Lauderdale in Florida (USA).
Hanoi tourism earns VND62 trillion in 2016
09:50 | 30/12/2016 Travel
Hanoi city has earned over VND62 trillion from tourism this year, up 13% year on year, attracting more than 21.8 million visitors, with over 4 million international visitor arrivals, according to Hanoi Department of Tourism.