Foreign tourist sits on monument carved with Vietnam’s national emblem

Foreign tourist sits on monument carved with Vietnam’s national emblem

Authorities in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang have been asked to punish a foreign man for sitting on a stele engraved with the national emblem at Lung Cu Flag Tower...
Vietnam launches first direct services from India to Phu Quoc

Vietnam launches first direct services from India to Phu Quoc

A non-stop flight from Mumbai arrived in Phu Quoc Island on Friday, marking the launch of the first direct service between the Vietnamese tourist island and India...
4 Vietnamese airlines earn kudos at World Travel Awards

4 Vietnamese airlines earn kudos at World Travel Awards

Four Vietnamese carriers have been named winners in different categories at this year's World Travel Awards, with Vietravel Airlines present for the first time since establishment...
Da Nang expects to welcome 540,000 foreign tourists in next six months

Da Nang expects to welcome 540,000 foreign tourists in next six months

Da Nang, Vietnam's central tourism hub, expects to welcome 540,000 international visitors from now until March next year as tourism shows signs of recovery...
Vietnam debuts as Asia’s leading nature destination

Vietnam debuts as Asia’s leading nature destination

Vietnam has surpassed China, India and Nepal to win "Asia's leading nature destination" title at this year's World Travel Awards...
Vietnamese cities win top regional honors at World Travel Awards

Vietnamese cities win top regional honors at World Travel Awards

Several of Vietnam's major cities and tourist hubs have won in various categories at the 2022 World Travel Awards for the Asia region...
Japan exempts Vietnamese tourists from quarantine, Covid tests

Japan exempts Vietnamese tourists from quarantine, Covid tests

Japan officially reopened its borders to tourists from Vietnam from Wednesday and exempted quarantine and Covid tests for those with three shots of an approved Covid vaccine...
Camping, outdoor activities banned at tourist sites near Da Lat on flooding, landslide fears

Camping, outdoor activities banned at tourist sites near Da Lat on flooding, landslide fears

Lam Dong Province authorities have instructed travel companies not to organize activities including camping for tourists inside the Tuyen Lam National Tourist Site and Bidoup Nui Ba National Park...
Ministry warns against common scams as peak tourism season begins

Ministry warns against common scams as peak tourism season begins

With the peak summer vacation season around the corner, the Ministry of Public Security on Monday warned tourists to be cautious about five common scams...
Vietnam among 10 most ideal destinations for Indians during Diwali vacation

Vietnam among 10 most ideal destinations for Indians during Diwali vacation

Travel + Leisure magazine listed Vietnam among 10 most ideal destinations for Indians to visit during the Diwali holiday thanks to a convenient flight connection and diverse travel experiences...
Former Man Utd defender visits Ha Long, Hanoi

Former Man Utd defender visits Ha Long, Hanoi

Former Manchester United defender Patrice Evra is visiting Hanoi after touring UNESCO heritage site Ha Long Bay late last week...
Vietnam Airlines to recommence 5 China services as tourism recovers

Vietnam Airlines to recommence 5 China services as tourism recovers

Vietnam Airlines plans to resume flying on five Chinese routes next month as it moves toward full resumption of services to the northern neighbor...

Travel Guide

Train journey from Da Nang to Quy Nhon among Asia’s six best

CNN has named a luxury train service through central Vietnam between Da Nang and Quy Nhon among Asia's six most...
Train journey from Da Nang to Quy Nhon among Asia's six best

Food & Cuisine

Noodle soup with signature crab meatball in Saigon

A bowl of crab meatball noodle soup at 40-year-old "Bun Rieu Ganh" in Saigon's District 1 might appear rather pricey...
A bowl of crap noodle soup at Bun Rieu Ganh in Saigon. Photo by VnExpress/Huynh Nhi.