The Ly Son-Sa Huynh Geo-Park has been listed in the dossier for UNESCO recognition, and the organisation can send an evaluation mission in 2020, general secretary of the Global Geoparks Network and chairperson of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Council, Guy Martini, confirmed in an email early this week.
VOV.VN - The central province of Quang Ngai has moved to temporarily halt all tourism activities involving both domestic and foreign visitors at places of interest throughout the locality as of March 20, amid increasingly complicated developments of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.
VOV.VN - The central province of Quang Ngai has moved to temporarily suspend the arrival of passengers on Ly Son island as of 7am on March 9.
Experts discussed plans for Vietnam’s integrated coastal zone management (ICZM) by 2020 during a conference in Hanoi on July 31.
VOV.VN - The number of visitors to the island district of Ly Son in the central province of Quang Ngai has surged sharply since the beginning of the year in comparison with last year’s figures to more than 140,000, with the projected figure expected to reach 300,000 visitors by the end of the year.
VOV.VN - The central province of Quang Ngai will finalise and submit a dossier that seeks to recognise the Ly Son–Sa Huynh Geopark as a member of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Network this November, according to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Korean athlete Park Joon Seok triumphed in the Quang Ngai Open Paragliding Championship 2019, which concluded on Ly Son island on June 24.
VOV.VN - A photograph exhibition which features images of Ly Son island taken by photographer Nguyen A opened in the central province of Quang Ngai on June 21.
VOV.VN - The head coach of the Vietnamese men’s football team Park Hang-seo took part in an exchange with local football fans in the first-ever Ly Son-Sa Huynh tournament which was held in the central coastal province of Quang Ngai on June 18.
VOV.VN - Both domestic and foreign visitors will have the chance to enjoy the first-ever paragliding festival held on Thoi Loi mountain, Ly Son island, Quang Ngai province on June 21-24.
Quitting his job in HCM City in 2014, Nguyen Van Gioi returned to his native Phu Quy Island in the south-central coastal province of Binh Thuan to start a homestay service.
The central island district of Ly Son, 30km off the coast of central Quang Ngai province, is planning to preserve the largest whale skeleton ever found off its coast later this year.
VOV.VN - Crowds of people packed the An Vinh communal house in the central island district of Ly Son on April 20 for the Feast and Commemoration Festival for Hoang Sa Soldiers.
Authorities of the central coastal province of Quang Ngai have asked the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism to approve an adjustment to the masterplan to develop Ly Son island district into a national tourism area.
VOV.VN - Young travelers visiting Ly Son island in the central province of Quang Ngai can explore a variety of interesting tourist attractions. Here are the top five check-in locations not to be missed by young people in Ly Son island this summer.
A rising trend among visitors to Vietnam is that of escaping the noisy urban areas and finding peace and tranquility in a rural space, enjoying the fresh air, dishes cooked by local people and altogether slower pace of life. Responding to the increasing demand, tourism operators have been offering guidance to local people to help them harness this opportunity.
A group of 500 volunteers from the group for Ly Son No Plastic Waste and local islanders joined a beach clean-up activity on March 8.
VOV.VN - Following the Lunar New Year (Tet), transport businesses have been operating at full capacity to carry passengers from Ly Son island to mainland Quang Ngai province and have therefore increased the number of boat services in use.
VOV.VN - To mark the beginning of the Lunar New Year Festival, the Year of the Pig, a boat racing festival was held on Ly Son island located in the central province of Quang Ngai on February 8.
Archaeologists from Quang Ngai Museum and the Archaeology Institute have found six ancient tombs and jewellery dating back about 2,000 years.