In northern Vietnam, a village charms visitors with earthen walls and stone fences

By Linh Huong   November 11, 2023 | 06:34 am GMT+7 Over the past two years, a collaborative effort between the government and local residents has not only maintained Lo Lo Chai village’s traditional values but also given it a fresh image. The village of Lo Lo Chai, found in northern Vietnam, has undergone remarkable changes in […]

Highlands province to tax overnight visitors to karst plateau

By Hoang Phong    November 8, 2023 | 08:24 am GMT+7 Boats along Nho Que River at the foot of Ma Pi Leng mountain pass at Dong Van Karst Plateau, Ha Giang. Photo by Xuan Phuong The provincial government of Ha Giang, located in northern Vietnam not far from the border with China, has decided to charge […]

Cloud chasing adventure at Central Highlands peak

By Quynh Mai   October 27, 2023 | 08:41 am GMT+7 Nestled on the border of Kon Tum and Gia Lai provinces, Chu Hreng Peak stands as a picturesque cloud-hunting destination that offers glimpses of the regions’ stunning landscapes. The Chu Hreng mountain range covers around 11 kilometers and is situated to the south of Kon Tum’s […]

Hanoi pilots night tour to Temple of Literature

By VNA   October 23, 2023 | 10:20 am GMT+7 Khue Van Cac, the pavilion inside the Temple of Literature, is lit up at night. Photo by Le Viet Khanh On Sunday, many tour operators got together to try out taking visitors to Hanoi’s Van Mieu – Quoc Tu Giam (Temple of Literature) at night.The project’s goal […]

Phu Quoc most searched for on Google by Vietnamese travelers

By Hoang Phong   October 11, 2023 | 07:56 am GMT+7 The southern tip of Phu Quoc Island in Kien Giang Province. Photo by Minh Tu According to Google, Phu Quoc Island in the province of Kien Giang in the country’s south was the most sought-after holiday destination by Vietnamese users. Using data from its online travel […]

Enchanting sea of clouds at Phuong Hoang Hill

By Le Tan   October 3, 2023 | 07:35 am GMT+7 Phuong Hoang Hill near Ha Long Bay in northern Vietnam has been graced by a captivating sea of clouds, luring numerous travelers to embark on sightseeing and camping adventures. Phuong Hoang (Phoenix) Hill is in the quaint Bac Son Ward, within Quang Ninh Province’s Uong Bi […]

Dong Van journey includes tranquility and traditions

Dong Van is a district that includes the namesake cities of Dong Van and Pho Bang, as well as 17 other smaller settlements. Distance from Hanoi is around 320 kilometers. Visitors on their way to Ha Giang City frequently stop in this northernmost region of Vietnam, which shares a 52.5-km border with China. Natural splendor […]

Da Nang favorite tourist destination of South Koreans, Thais

By Hoang Phong   September 28, 2023 | 09:24 am GMT+7 Foreign tourists arrive at Da Nang International Airport, January 2023. Photo by VnExpress/Nguyen Dong Flight booking data from travel operator Agoda shows that the central beach city of Da Nang has become the most popular destination for South Korean and Thai tourists. According to a survey […]

MasterChef champion enjoys food tour in Hanoi

By Nguyen Chi   September 27, 2023 | 10:21 am GMT+7 Vietnamese American chef Christine Ha, winner of the MasterChef TV show in 2012 and renowned for her journey as a blind chef, tried many of Hanoi’s iconic dishes during a recent tour. Ha started her morning with a cup of egg coffee and yogurt coffee at […]

Vietnam world’s 19th most visited destination this summer

By Hoang Phong   September 26, 2023 | 11:34 am GMT+7 South Korean tourists in Nha Trang, May 2023. Photo by VnExpress/Bui Toan As the tourism industry began to show signs of improvement, Vietnam became one of the world’s busiest summer vacation destinations. ForwardKeys, a travel data and analytics firm located in Spain, analyzed flight bookings from […]