Hanoi is a city that loves a good cafe, so it can take a lot for one to stand out.
The Pearl Island – Phu Quoc – in the southern province of Kien Giang province welcomed over 72,500 tourists, including 7,950 foreigners, during the five-day holiday of National Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day (May 1), up 45 percent and 39 percent year-on-year, respectively.
The Noi Bai International Airport (NIA) in Hanoi is expected to serve about 90,000 passengers on the peak day of the upcoming Liberation Day (April 30) and May Day (May 1) holiday, according to a representative of the NIA.
VOV.VN -Traffic chaos hit many streets across Hanoi as huge swathes of people looked to escape the capital city during the three-day break.
Nearly 350,000 tourists are expected to visit the central city of Da Nang on April 30 (the Southern Liberation and National Reunification Day) and May 1 (the International Labour Day), showing a year-on-year rise of 10.2 percent.
People in the capital have made preparations for the upcoming four-day (from April 28 - May 1) holiday celebrating the Reunification Day (April 30) and Labour Day (May 1), and many of them will be traveling.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc required the prompt resumption of work immediately after the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, ending the outdated thinking that the first lunar month is a time for festivals.
No traffic accidents involving coaches and ships were recorded during the traditional Lunar New Year festival from February 14-20, according to the National Traffic Safety Committee.
A total of 19,062 babies were born during the Lunar New Year holiday from February 14 to 20, according to Luong Ngoc Khue, Director of the Medical Service Administration under the Health Ministry.
Vietnam reported nearly 100 road crashes which killed 70 people and injured dozens of others on the first two days of the Lunar New Year.
VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Embassy, the Czech Republic Ministry of Regional Development (MRD) co-hosted a Vietnam Tourism Day on October 18 in Prague to introduce the country’s tourism opportunities to Czech management agencies, travel operators and people.
The low-cost airline Vietjet Air operated about 1,500 flights, serving nearly 260,000 passengers during the National Day holiday (September 2-4).
VOV.VN - The restaurant industry in the three largest cities of Vietnam struggled with weak sales and traffic throughout the first quarter of 2017, according to a report by Decision Lab, a marketing research company based out of Ho Chi Minh City.
VOV.VN - Most workers have a holiday on May Day (May 1), but there are still those who must work on the holiday to earn their living.
VOV.VN - This May Day holiday weekend, thousands flocked to Sam Son Beach to relax, enjoy the picture-perfect weather and have some old-fashioned fun in the sun.
VOV.VN -The long holiday weekend has turned into a logistical nightmare for Da Lat as tens of thousands of revellers converge on the city leaving it one of the country’s largest beer drenched parties.
Hours-long traffic congestion was observed in various areas surrounding Tan San Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City on April 28 as people started leaving the southern metropolis for a four-day holiday.
An annual international tourism expo opened in Tel Aviv, Israel, on February 7, attracting travel companies from 40 countries worldwide, including Vietnam.
Traffic accidents remain of the leading causes of death among adults in the country.
Traffic death toll amounted to 48 on the first two day of the lunar New Year (January 28 and 29).