Hai Phong: Tourist arrivals surge 19.9% in seven months

Hai Phong: Tourist arrivals surge 19.9% in seven months

The northern port city of Hai Phong welcomed 4.5 million tourist arrivals in the first seven months of this year, 19.9% higher than the figure recorded in same time last year, according to Director of the city’s Department of Tourism Nguyen Thi Thuong Huyen.

Vietnam, Indonesia discuss tourism cooperation

Vietnam, Indonesia discuss tourism cooperation

Vietnamese Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Sanh Chau attended a workshop with representatives of Indonesian tourism authorities to discuss ways to promote tourism and share experiences of developing tourism at UNESCO World Heritage sites in Bali on July 30.

Vietnam embarks on developing online tourism

Vietnam embarks on developing online tourism

With a growing number of Internet users in the country, Vietnam has begun to apply information technology (IT) to develop online tourism, which is also a current global trend.

HCM City seeks ways to further develop tourism

HCM City seeks ways to further develop tourism

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Council and the Radio Voice of Ho Chi Minh City People (VOH) held a dialogue with the municipal authorities on July 28 to discuss measures to further develop its tourism.

Coast road named among Asia’s best by Tripsavvy

Coast road named among Asia’s best by Tripsavvy

The road running along the coast from Nha Trang city of Khanh Hoa province to Quy Nhon city of Binh Dinh province in central Vietnam has been named one of the most spectacular in Asia.

10 must-see places in Hoa Binh province

10 must-see places in Hoa Binh province

VOV.VN - 70 km from Hanoi, Hoa Binh Province is known as the cradle of the ancient Muong people and is home to many significant cultural features. Here are the 10 best places tourists should be sure to see when visiting the province:

Mien Luon (Eel noodles)

Mien Luon (Eel noodles)

One delicious specialty visitors should try when they come to Ninh Binh is the local dish of eel noodles.

Tourism portal promotes digital marketing

Tourism portal promotes digital marketing

The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism has launched the country’s official tourism portal, www.vietnam.travel, to deliver comprehensive information and inspiration for foreign travellers.

Boat tour boosts Trang An tourism

Boat tour boosts Trang An tourism

The new boat tour at the tourism hub of Trang An complex in the northern province of Ninh Binh is adding more prestige to the UNESCO-recognised World Heritage Site while at the same time strengthening the province’s tourism brand.

HCM City advised to optimise potential of waterway tourism

HCM City advised to optimise potential of waterway tourism

As much as 16% of the natural area of Ho Chi Minh City is made up of rivers and canals, which creates a great resource for the city’s tourism development through the forming of diverse waterway tourism products, according to experts.