Hai Duong’s litchi orchards attract visitors
10:21 | 06/07/2018 Travel
(VEN) - Every year, in May and June, litchi orchards in Hai Duong Province’s Thanh Ha District are busy with harvesting activities, attracting not only purchasers but also visitors. This year, the first-ever Thanh Ha litchi festival was held on June 10 to promote the local specialty fruit.
Duong Lam Village: A hidden tourism gem
09:57 | 02/07/2018 Travel
(VEN) - Despite its cultural and architectural values, Duong Lam Ancient Village, located a short ride from central Hanoi in Son Tay Town, welcomes only about 17,000 visitors each year.
Vietnam’s farms offer major untapped tourism potential
11:15 | 25/06/2018 Travel
(VEN) - Home to more than 70 percent of Vietnam’s population and to a large part of the country’s historical and cultural relic sites, rural areas have major potential for combining agriculture and tourism in keeping with the worldwide trend of agro-tourism.
Taste of Vietnam: Experts urge promotion of food tourism
11:29 | 15/06/2018 Travel
(VEN) - Vietnamese food is distinct and unforgettable. The cuisine relies on a balance of salty, sweet, sour and hot flavors, achieved through use of nuoc mam, a fermented fish sauce, cane sugar, the juice of kalamansi citrus fruit or tamarind, and chili peppers. Dishes use plenty of fresh herbs but tend not to be overly spicy, as chili sauces are served separately. World travel experts are now urging Vietnam to capitalize on these tasty advantages to lure additional tourists.
HCMC, Cuba cooperate to develop tourism
15:30 | 13/06/2018 Travel
Chairman of the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City Nguyen Thanh Phong and the city's officials have met comrade Jose Ramon Balaguer Cabrera, Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee, Head of the International Relations Board.