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COVID-19 impact leaves Sa Pa virtually deserted

COVID-19 impact leaves Sa Pa virtually deserted

VOV.VN - Situated in the northern province of Lao Cai, the usually-bustling tourist resort town of Sa Pa has fallen quiet in recent days as tourists stay away amid fears surrounding the spread of the fresh COVID-19 outbreak.

Landslide in Lao Cai leaves two dead

Landslide in Lao Cai leaves two dead

VOV.VN - Two individuals from the Dao ethnic minority group were killed after being buried in their tent by a landslide on August 6 which hit Sung Vui village in Phin Ngan commune of Bat Xat district in Lao Cai province.

Colourful headdresses of ethnic girls in mountainous region

Colourful headdresses of ethnic girls in mountainous region

VOV.VN - Headdresses are considered an indispensable part of the outfits worn by ethnic girls in the country’s northwestern mountainous region, highlighting the traditions of the various different ethnic groups that live in the area.

Crowds in Sa Pa thrilled by local horse race

Crowds in Sa Pa thrilled by local horse race

VOV.VN - The third version of the Fansipan horse race has got underway in the resort town of Sa Pa in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai, with a large number of local people and tourists in attendance to enjoy the exciting event.

Romantic valley seen from Fansipan cable car

Romantic valley seen from Fansipan cable car

VOV.VN - When taking a trip to Sa Pa, visitors are able to enjoy the sight of vast beautiful landscapes in Muong Hoa valley in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai from high above in the Fansipan cable car.

Purple Verveine flowers of Sa Pa enchant visitors

Purple Verveine flowers of Sa Pa enchant visitors

VOV.VN - Visitors who make the trip to Fansipan cable car station in Sa Pa in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai are able to enjoy breathtaking scenery, including nearby fields covered in Verveine flowers which have proved to be a popular attraction in recent days.

Discovering Vietnam’s largest rose valley in Sa Pa

Discovering Vietnam’s largest rose valley in Sa Pa

VOV.VN - A rose valley belonging to the Sun World Fansipan Legend tourist area in the town of Sa Pa in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai, has been recognised as the largest of its kind nationwide by Guinness Records Vietnam.

Wonderful Sa Pa seen amid white clouds

Wonderful Sa Pa seen amid white clouds

VOV.VN - Each spring and summer marks the arrival of groups of visitors to the cultural town of Sa Pa in the northern province of Lao Cai as new arrivals seek to snap beautiful photos of the town amid cloudy conditions.

Tourism stimulus programme launched in Sa Pa

Tourism stimulus programme launched in Sa Pa

The People's Committee of Sa Pa township in northern Lao Cai province has cooperated with the Sa Pa Tourism Association and the Fansipan Cable Car Service Co. Ltd. to kick off a tourism stimulus programme.

Vietnam Red Cross Society offers relief to hailstorm-hit provinces

Vietnam Red Cross Society offers relief to hailstorm-hit provinces

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VNRC) Central Committee said on April 24 that it has decided to offer a relief package worth over VND270 million (US$11,700) in cash and kind to victims affected by recent hailstorms in the northern mountainous provinces of Dien Bien, Lao Cai and Lai Chau.

Exporters urged to prioritise containing COVID-19

Exporters urged to prioritise containing COVID-19

The Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Agency for Foreign Trade has urged firms that export goods to China to give the highest priority to preventing the COVID-19 pandemic from spreading further and ensuring the safety of their workers and the public.