Khuoi Ky rock village offers community-based tourism services

Khuoi Ky rock village offers community-based tourism services

VOV.VN - Khuoi Ky rock village in Trung Khanh district, Cao Bang province has enchanted many visitors with its architecture of stilt houses built from rocks and the local Tay ethnic people’s culture and lifestyle. The village has changed gradually thanks to homestay services.

Mong King Palace forms part of Ha Giang's cultural treasure

Mong King Palace forms part of Ha Giang's cultural treasure

VOV.VN - Vuong Chinh Duc is honored as the king of the Mong or Meo ethnic minority group in Ha Giang province. His house is the largest structure in the locality and boasts a special architectural style. The Mong King’s Palace was recognized as a national relic in 1993.

Sam Son receives 4.8 million visitors over 10-month period

Sam Son receives 4.8 million visitors over 10-month period

VOV.VN - Located in the north central coastal province of Thanh Hoa, the coastal city of Sam Son welcomed 4.8 million visitors during the first ten months of the year, earning an estimated revenue of VND 4,344 billion in the process.

HCM City ‘surprisingly new’ in New York Times story

HCM City ‘surprisingly new’ in New York Times story

“For a place with so much history – decades of wartime and occupation have left their scars – Ho Chi Minh City feels surprisingly new,” the New York Times Style Magazine starts in a recently-published story about the “vibrant, stylish, youthful” city.

Vietjet Air launches Da Nang-Tokyo air route

Vietjet Air launches Da Nang-Tokyo air route

VOV.VN - Low-cost carrier VietJet Air officially launched their fifth international route connecting Vietnam with Japan on the morning of October 31, with flights between the coastal city of Da Nang and Tokyo’s Haneda Airport.

Son La welcomes 1.8 million visitors over 10-month period

Son La welcomes 1.8 million visitors over 10-month period

VOV.VN - The northwestern province of Son La received approximately 1.8 million visitors, including 70,000 foreign visitors during the first 10 months of the year, earning an estimated VND 1,200 billion in tourism revenue.

Exploring Tam Dao during wild sunflower season

Exploring Tam Dao during wild sunflower season

VOV.VN - At the height of autumn in the northern province of Vinh Phuc, visitors are able to enjoy a range of activities in Tam Dao, including savouring the scenic views of white clouds, walking along paths filled with wild sunflowers, and staying at homestays which are priced from VND350,000 per night.

CNN’s videos help Hanoi lure more international visitors

CNN’s videos help Hanoi lure more international visitors

The publicity campaign on Hanoi conducted by the US Cable News Network (CNN) under an MoU with the city has helped attract international holiday-makers to the Vietnamese capital, according to Hanoi’s Department of Tourism.

Tourism industry enjoys rebound in numbers of Chinese and Korean arrivals

Tourism industry enjoys rebound in numbers of Chinese and Korean arrivals

VOV.VN - China and the Republic of Korea (RoK) took the lead in the numbers of travelers to Vietnam during the first 10 months of the year, accounting for approximately 56 per cent of the total number of foreign arrivals, according the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).

Story of Vietnamese “banh mi” introduced in foreign newspaper

Story of Vietnamese "banh mi" introduced in foreign newspaper

“Hard to resist” is what Theign Yie Phan, a head chef of a restaurant, describes Vietnamese “banh mi” (sandwich), which opens an article entitled “Story of the banh mi: Vietnam’s super sandwich that took on the world” run in the South China Morning Post.

Discovering tranquility of Viet An lake in Quang Nam

Discovering tranquility of Viet An lake in Quang Nam

VOV.VN - Located approximately 50 km south of Da Nang, Viet An lake in Binh Lam commune of Hiep Duc district in the central Quang Nam province has emerged as an ideal eco-tourism destination in recent times, attracting a large number of visitors who wish to come and enjoy its breathtaking scenery and clear blue water on the weekend.

Mekong Caravan tour connects tourism firms to needy communities

Mekong Caravan tour connects tourism firms to needy communities

The Mekong Caravan tour, scheduled to start from Ho Chi Minh City on November 26, aims at linking tourism agencies to disadvantaged communities across the Mekong Delta, as heard at an event introducing the programme held in the city on October 28.