Longan Cake

Longan Cake

'Longan cake' is a special cake made by local residents of Hai Hau borough. People call it “longan cake” not because it is made from longan, but because the shape and skin looks like one.

Tet celebration at Hotel Nikko Saigon

Tet celebration at Hotel Nikko Saigon

The Hotel Nikko Saigon will introduce its exclusive dining offerings during Tet holiday from January 27 to 31 at Ming Court, a Chinese restaurant on level 3 of the hotel.

Hoang Cau – A street for food in Hanoi

Hoang Cau – A street for food in Hanoi

Fish noodle soup, goby fish hot pot and noodles and fried tofu are attractive dishes that make Hoang Cau Street in Hanoi always crowded with customers.

Jetstar starts Vietnam-China service from Jan. 15

Jetstar starts Vietnam-China service from Jan. 15

VOV.VN - Jetstar Pacific starting January 15 has launched its first service to Guangzhou, China, offering multiple weekly service from both Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, reports the Vietnam News Agency.

India, Vietnam tourism bodies link up

India, Vietnam tourism bodies link up

In addition to investment and trading, there is also huge potential for cooperation between Vietnam and India in tourism, a conference heard in Ho Chi Minh City on January 13.

Son Doong Cave tours increase in popularity

Son Doong Cave tours increase in popularity

VOV.VN -The Quang Binh People’s Committee has approved bumping up the sales of tours to Son Doong cave in 2017, one of the world’s largest caves, from 500 top 800 due to increased demand.

Top five Hanoi markets for street food

Top five Hanoi markets for street food

Thai sweet soup in Nam Dong market, pillow-shaped cakes, and steamed meat rice cakes in Nghia Tan market are well-known dishes of each residential area.

Thailand Tourism Festival 2017

Thailand Tourism Festival 2017

The Thailand Tourism Festival 2017 will showcase the unique local experiences and attractions to be found in all parts of the country. It will be held from 25 to 29 January 2017 at Lumphini Park in Bangkok.

9 travel hotspots for 2017 in Vietnam

9 travel hotspots for 2017 in Vietnam

VOV.VN - Bright blue lake in Hai Phong, green tea hill in Nghe An and eco-tourism site in M’Drak are cited as attractive travel destinations for this year.

Vietnam to rank 2nd in travel growth

Vietnam to rank 2nd in travel growth

Vietnam is expected to enjoy a compound annual growth rate of 9.5% between 2016 and 2021 for outbound travel among Asia Pacific s emerging markets, according to the “Future of Outbound Travel in Asia Pacific 2016 to 2021” report by MasterCard.

6.5 million Vietnamese travel abroad in 2016

6.5 million Vietnamese travel abroad in 2016

Around 6.5 million Vietnamese traveled abroad last year, a rise of 15% over the previous year, and spent around US$7-8 billion, statistics of the Vietnam Tourism Association (VITA) showed.