Tourists have few places to spend their money
11:06 | 23/04/2019 Travel
(VEN) - The number of foreign visitors to Vietnam in recent years has grown impressively at a rate envied by other countries in the region, but tourist spending and the tourism industry’s revenues are lagging far behind.
New airport serves world-famous Ha Long Bay
15:06 | 16/04/2019 Travel
(VEN) - Visitors to Vietnam can now fly directly to the must-see World Heritage site of Ha Long Bay, saving themselves a bus or car trip of several hours from Hanoi. Flights land at the recently inaugurated Van Don International Airport, located about 50km from Ha Long City, the capital of Quang Ninh Province in northeastern Vietnam.
Con Dao named one of best islands in world
11:10 | 11/04/2019 Travel
Con Dao Island in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau has been included on a list of the nine best paradise islands in the world to escape to this year by Vogue magazine.
The cool wonders of the Tra Su mangrove forest
11:12 | 09/04/2019 Travel
(VEN) - Located around 10km from the Vietnamese-Cambodian border, the Tra Su mangrove forest is a cool oasis in the sweltering Mekong Delta, providing green landscape and rich fauna and flora. It connects to other destinations such as Cam Mountain, Sam Mountain, Tuc Dup Hill and many others. Therefore, it attracts the attention of visitors, especially international ones.
Over 4.5 million foreigners visit Vietnam in Q1
16:18 | 01/04/2019 Travel
Over 4.5 million foreigners are estimated to visit Vietnam in the first three months of this year, a rise of 7 percent year on year, the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) said on March 29.
RoK seeks reciprocal Vietnamese visa measures
11:10 | 25/03/2019 Travel
(VEN) - The Republic of Korea (RoK) and Vietnam have recorded strong advances in not only trade and investment but also culture and tourism. RoK Ambassador to Vietnam Kim Do Hyon discussed the relationship with Vietnam Economic News’ Thanh Tam.