VOV.VN - The central coastal city of Da Nang has designed a wide range of tours to serve 10,000 delegates to the APEC Summit 2017 set to transpire on November 6-11.
Vietnam has withdrawn from the race for the UNESCO Director General position before the third round of voting.
Diplomat Pham Sanh Chau received another three votes in the second round of elections for the post of UNESCO General-Director in Paris on October 10.
Vietnam’s candidacy for the post of UNESCO Director-General demonstrates the country’s sense of responsibility to the international community, even though its candidate did not receive many votes in the first round of voting in Paris on October 9.
A range of activities featuring the culture and tourism attractions of the southwestern province of Tay Ninh are taking place in Hanoi, on the occasion of the 63rd anniversary of the Liberation Day of the capital city (October 10).
VOV.VN - Ha Long Bay, Vietnam has been listed among the 20 most beautiful UNESCO world heritage sites by famous travel website CNTraveler.
Instead of being wary about investors, tourism management authorities should collaborate with them in preserving the natural environment, says Dr Nguyen Hoang Tri, Secretary of the National Committee for UNESCO’s Man and the Biosphere Programme (MAB) in Vietnam.
The central province of Thua Thien-Hue has put many efforts to preserve and restore relics of the UNESCO-recognised Complex of Hue Monuments in Hue City, the former royal capital of Vietnam, over the past two decades.
With that, Vietnam's ancient port city has beaten the likes of Phuket, Bali and Penang to top Southeast Asia's most affordable places.
Several historical sites and tourist attractions in the inner city of Ayutthaya will be decorated with lights to promote night tours of the former capital of Thailand.
VOV.VN - The first female head of the Vietnam Permanent Delegation to UNESCO Tran Thi Tuyet Mai has presented her credentials to UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova.
VOV.VN - President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya expressed his nation's wish to augment cooperation with Vietnam for mutual benefit at a reception in Nairobi on September 26 for Vietnamese Ambassador to Tanzania and Kenya Nguyen Kim Doanh who came to present credentials.
The 10th version of the Hue Festival in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue will highlight the five local UNESCO-recognised World Heritage items, according to the festival’s organising board.
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) on September 25 held a roadshow in Jakarta, aiming to introduce Vietnamese tourism products to Indonesians and promote the image of Vietnam to attract more Indonesian visitors.
The tourism department of central Vietnam’s Quang Binh Province has just concluded a survey of a new tourist route across three natural caves in the province’s Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.
The central province of Quang Ngai should turn its Ly Son island district into a distinctive geomorphological tourism site, said Associate Professor Dr. Vu Cao Minh from the Institute of Geological Sciences under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology.
VOV.VN - Literature on Hue royal architecture was honored as a world documentary heritage, the third of the Nguyen dynasty which ruled Vietnam between 1802 and 1945. The poems highlight the authors’ pride of Vietnam’s traditions and beautiful scenery.
VOV.VN - Actress Lan Phuong, a goodwill ambassador for the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has visited the city of Munakata, where its Munakata Grand Shrine was recently recognized as world heritage site by the UNESCO.
Instead of performing in a communal house, the typical venue, the singers perform on boats on Nguyen Phi Y Lan Lake in Bac Ninh city.
About 25,000 tourists visited the Hue imperial relic site in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on National Day (September 2), according to Director of the Hue Monuments Conservation Centre Phan Thanh Hai.