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Vietnam Races Ahead of Other Southeast Asian Countries in Tourism Reopening
Astonishingly, Vietnam is the success story in Southeast Asia in the battle with coronavirus. Domestic travel is now kickstarting recovery, while so-called travel bubbles allowing travel with China and South Korea are in the air. With just 270 cases and zero coronavirus deaths, Vietnam has emerged as the first Southeast Asian country to pull its tourism sector out the pits, ahead of major Southeast Asia nations such as Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, and the Philippines that are still...
Application to be launched to ensure safe trips for tourists amid COVID-19
Application to be launched to ensure safe trips for tourists amid COVID-19 Visitors’ concerns and worries about the safety of Vietnam as a destination amidst the COVID-19 pandemic can be swept away thanks to an application which will be launched on October 10 by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism. Available to be downloaded in both Vietnamese and English from 10:10 AM on October 10 via http://vietnamtourism.gov.vn/live, the app is designed to make it easier for visitors to check ou...
Vietnam travel itineraries
The carefully created travel itineraries in our Vietnam travel guide will inspire and help you make the most of your trip. Combining the classic tourist sights and busy cities with laidback beaches, quiet temples and remote mountain villages, where you’d be hard-pushed to find another visitor, there’s an itinerary to match your interests and suit your time frame – whether you have a month to travel in Vietnam, or just a week or two. And don’t worry about seeing everything – each of the routes wi...
Top 7 best places to visit in Vietnam
1. Sample Hoi An delicacies Little Hoi An has an almost bewildering selection of mouth-wateringly good restaurants, offering up specialities, such as Cao Lau – rice-flour noodles in soup flavoured with mint and star anise, topped with slices of pork, bean sprouts and pork-rind croutons. The elegant restaurant Morning Glory is one of the best places to try it, along with other superbly prepared dishes, for a reasonable price. You can also try your hand at Vietnamese cooking by taking one of many...
Vibrant atmosphere return to northern tourism sites
Mu Cang Chai in the ripen rice season Hotels and other lodging facilities near the special national heritage Mu Cang Chai Terraced Field in the northern province of Yen Bai has been packed with holiday-makers those days as the COVID-19 pandemic has been brought under control. According to Secretary of Mu Cang Chai district’s Party Committee Nong Viet Yen, a large number of domestic and foreign tourists have flocked to the locality to experience local ripen rice season.The district built a plan...
Autumn must-try foods for visitors to Hanoi
When the autumn breezes blow, Hanoians often enjoy typical snacks that recall the flavors of childhood. Snacks are not only the typical taste of Hanoi's autumn but they are also an indispensable part of the capital's charm. Let's explore the list of foods that visitors to the capital should try in the fall. Banh tom (fried shrimp cake) Shops: Hang Bo street (Hoan Kiem district), West Lake (Thanh Nien street), Co Am (Dong Xuan, Hang Chieu street), Ba Loc (Nguyen Hong street). Price: VND10,0...
Enjoying Vietnamese typical tea in tea houses in Hanoi
Hien Tra Truong Xuan Besides coffee, tea is another typical option of the local people when they go out. Unlike the lively coffee shops, tea houses usually bring another ambiance for those who want a tranquil and peaceful corner in the busy city life. Here below are some of the outstanding ones in Hanoi where you can have a nice escape for your cup of tea and chat over.   Hien Tra Truong Xuan - 13 Ngo Tat To, Dong Da district For a long time, Hien Tra Truong Xuan has been a familiar venue...
Largest entertainment complex in Da Nang reopens after social distancing
Golden Bridge, one of the most popular spots in Sun World Ba Na Hills in central Da Nang city Sun World Ba Na Hills, one of the top tourist attractions in the central city of Da Nang, has reopened to the public after the city has recorded no new COVID 19 cases for weeks. It is one of the first tourist spots in Da Nang to reopen, nearly two months after the city imposed social distancing measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, said Director Nguyen Lam An. National flags will be put...
Thien Ha cave becomes an attractive destination in Ninh Binh province
Inside Thien Ha cave Thien Ha cave complex in Tho Ha village, Son Ha commune, which lies in the mountainous district of Nho Quan and is part of the northern province of Ninh Binh, has become an attractive destination for both domestic and international visitors. Located to the south of Tuong mountain, the 250 million year-old complex consists of a 200m dry cave and a water cave. Thien Ha has been well-known as a “living” cave. According to experts, geological layers in the cave are still acti...