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Thanh Ha Pottery Village

Thanh Ha Pottery Village

VOV.VN - Thanh Ha pottery village sits beside the Thu Bon River, 3 kilometers west of Hoi An.

Hanoi sees 8% rise in visitors

Hanoi sees 8% rise in visitors

Hanoi has welcomed approximately 12 million visitors since the beginning of 2017, up 8% from the same period last year, and earned a revenue of more than VND35.2 trillion (US$1.55 billion), up 13%.

The most famous ancient house in Mekong Delta

The most famous ancient house in Mekong Delta

People familiar with French author Marguerite Duras might not know that The Lover, her most celebrated novel and winner of the Goncourt Prize in 1984, was inspired by her girlhood in the Mekong Delta in Vietnam.

Phu Quoc islanders lament ‘sand drain’ to Singapore

Phu Quoc islanders lament ‘sand drain’ to Singapore

A huge amount of sand from a dredging project off the southern Vietnamese island of Phu Quoc is being sold to Singapore, while local constructions are forced to use sand bought from the mainland, a paradox angering residents of the popular tourist destination.

Inside Phu Quoc Prison – Hell of Earth

Inside Phu Quoc Prison – Hell of Earth

VOV.VN -Located in the town of An Thoi on Phu Quoc Island in Kien Giang Province, the Phu Quoc Prison was built in 1949-1950 by the French colonists to jail those considered hostile to the colonial government.

Nam Dinh province embraces traditional values

Nam Dinh province embraces traditional values

VOV.VN - Located in the southeast of the Red River Delta, Nam Dinh province retains many traditions, customs, beliefs, festivals, traditional crafts, and historical and cultural relics. The province has become a popular tourist destination in recent years.

Charming Dong Van stone plateau in Ha Giang

Charming Dong Van stone plateau in Ha Giang

VOV.VN -About 300 kilometres northeast of Hanoi, the Dong Van Stone Plateau in Ha Giang province is formed by beautiful narrow valleys alternating with rocky mountain ranges which make it an absolute must-see tourist destination in Vietnam.

Red silk cotton trees in full bloom in Do Son

Red silk cotton trees in full bloom in Do Son

VOV.VN -Red silk cotton tree flowers, also known as Bombax ceiba, in Do Son district started to bloom these days, turning the popular tourist destination into a giant red carpet.

Da Nang eyes 8 million tourists by 2020

Da Nang eyes 8 million tourists by 2020

Da Nang city in Central Vietnam has set out its goal of welcoming 8 million tourists per year by 2020 with two millions of them international visitors generating a total revenue of VND27.4 trillion (US$1.2 billion).

Hai Tac (Pirate) archipelago- a new tourist destination

Hai Tac (Pirate) archipelago- a new tourist destination

VOV.VN - Hai Tac, literally translated as “Pirate” archipelago, 30 km from Ha Tien township, is a new tourist attraction in Kien Giang province. The pristine natural landscapes of this place are amazingly beautiful.