With the new wave of COVID-19 outbreak contained, the northern province of Quang Ninh officially reopened its tourism activities from 0:00 on March 2, starting with local tourists.

Travel firms in HCM City have reported an increasing number of people starting to book tours again. Tourism picks up in HCM City Pham Phu Quy, director of Kiwi Travel, said they had prepared to relaunch several tours for small groups of tourists to nearby provinces and cities like Dong...

At this time, purple plum flowers are blooming. People can still feel the spring atmosphere on the mountainsides, covered in plum and peach blossoms and yellow canola flowers. NDO – During the first lunar month, visitors want to come to destinations with beautiful scenery and flowers and Bac Ha plateau...

When people think of the most modern and crowded city in Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City first comes to mind. The Cu Chi tunnels were the location of several military campaigns during the war (Photo courtesy of Cu Chi Tunnels) But the city, the country’s largest, also has a great...

Mang Den in Konplong District, Kon Tum Province is considered the “second Da Lat” of the Central Highland due to its immense pine forests, chill climate and spring cherry blossoms. The town is located at the end of Violet Pass with beautiful roads meant for exploring. Lucky visitors reaching the...

Hanoi’s ‘loc vung’ (Barringtonia acutangula) trees have started changing leaf colour from red to yellow, making the city’s streets more beautiful. Loc Vung trees are grown in many streets in Hanoi. Unlike the other kinds of trees whose leaves change in Autumn, loc vung trees shed their leaves in Spring....

Outbox Consulting highlights travel trends in Vietnam in 2021. NDO – In 2021, domestic tourism is still the development focus of the sector; meanwhile, famous seas and islands and tourist cities continue to be leading destinations and are predicted to continue to be popular destinations for Vietnamese tourists. This comment...

Ginger jam: A spicy-sweet delicacy of Hue city NDO/VNA – The ginger ‘jam’ made in Kim Long Ward, Hue City, in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, stands out for its authenticity and absence of additives. The specialty is consumed in large amounts during the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival....

Ginger jam: A spicy-sweet delicacy of Hue city NDO/VNA – The ginger ‘jam’ made in Kim Long Ward, Hue City, in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, stands out for its authenticity and absence of additives. The specialty is consumed in large amounts during the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival....

by Hoàng Vân Anh Hà My Yoga was founded by yoga teacher Lê Hà My and specialises in teaching beginners the basics of the spiritual discipline and how to avoid injuries in those less-than-limber early days. Despite now being based in Sweden, she continues to teach Vietnamese students via her...

French coach Guillaume Graechen has had a strong attachment to Vietnamese youth football since 2007, when he started out with the Hoàng Anh Gia Lai (HAGL) Arsenal JMG Academy. He has experienced all of the ups and downs that come with a training career, but is considered a symbol of...

Just outside HCM City is Bình Quới Village, a rustic tourist area with a peaceful countryside vibe and a renowned buffet. Mỹ Duyên reports. The grill counter is the most visited spot at Khẩn Hoang Nam Bộ buffet where the cook in áo bà ba (black traditional costume), typical for...

Actress Bình Tinh, winner of the Chuông Vàng Vọng Cổ (Golden Bell) Awards 2016, a national cải lương contest presented annually by HCM City Television. — Photo courtesy of the theatre HCM CITY— One of Hồ Chí Minh City’s private theatres is working to introduce young people to tuồng or...

AS REQUIRED: Nguyễn Anh Sáu and his family often make products under order from fishing families and tourists. – Photo quangninh.gov.vn By Thanh Giang The Hưng Học traditional craft village in Nam Hòa Ward in Quảng Yên Town, Quảng Ninh Province, secured a name for itself over the course of...

Hai Van pass is approximately 20km long and 500m above sea level. It is on National Highway 1A, some 80km from the heart of Hue to the south and over 20km from the centre of Da Nang to the north, running across Bach Ma mountain which stretches from the Truong...

About 17km from central Đà Nẵng City, Nam Ô Reef is like a beautiful hidden gem, waiting to show its beauty when spring arrives. Nam Ô Reef Nguyễn Thành Nam has been leading tours in Đà Nẵng for more than a decade and he says most tourists cannot help but...

Vietnam Airlines announced on February 26 that it will resume flights between Ho Chi Minh City and the northern province of Quang Ninh’s Van Don Airport, which had been hit by COVID-19, on March 3 as the province has brought the pandemic under control and the airport is now safe...

TripAdvisor readers have named My Khe in the central city of Da Nang and An Bang in Hoi An city among the most beautiful beaches in Asia. My Khe Beach in Da Nang city. (Photo: VNA) Around three kilometres from Hoi An, An Bang was in the 24th position on...

Nam Ô Reef, located in Liên Chiều District, Đà Nẵng City, is in the most beautiful time of the year, attracting many people and tourists. — VNA/VNS Photo Trần Lê Lâm ĐÀ NẴNG — About 17km from central Đà Nẵng City, Nam Ô Reef is like a beautiful hidden gem,...

During the last days of February, while strolling around the streets in Hanoi, visitors are captivated by the beauty of a white flower, known scientifically as Dalbergia tonkinensis or “Sua” in Vietnamese.

Fishermen in the southern central province of Phu Yen are enjoying big catches of shrimp and fish after Tet Holiday. These days, many fishing boats in Song Cau Town arrived at local wharves with bountiful catches, particularly acete shrimp, providing local fishermen with a daily income of VND4-8 million (USD173.91-347.82)....

A corner of Rai Cave in Vinh Hy Bay (Ninh Thuan). NDO – As part of Vinh Hy Bay (Ninh Thuan province) ,one of the four most beautiful bays in Vietnam, Rai Cave is a wonder possessing a wild, peaceful, poetic and charming beauty. Rai Cave is located in the...

A corner of Rai Cave in Vinh Hy Bay (Ninh Thuan). NDO – As part of Vinh Hy Bay (Ninh Thuan province) ,one of the four most beautiful bays in Vietnam, Rai Cave is a wonder possessing a wild, peaceful, poetic and charming beauty. Rai Cave is located in the...

The tourism sector sufferd heavy losses due to COVID-19 pandemic. NDO – A month ago, the country’s tourism sector made preparations for the tourism “season” during in advance of the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday and spring of 2021, with the hope of recovering somewhat following a year of heavy...

Vietnam’s domestic airlines operated 20,944 flights from January 19 to February 18. NDO – The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam has just reported that during the peak month of Tet (Lunar New Year) Festival (from January 19 to February 18), Vietnam’s domestic airlines operated 20,944 flights, up 7.4% over the...

Although tourism activities are quiet during the 2021 Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, the “hotline” is still working to support local people and tourists about destinations and measures to prevent and control the COVID-19 epidemic, according to the Hanoi Department of Tourism.

The An Hien Garden House is a not-be-missed tourism destination in the emperor capital of Hue city.

Located in Hoa Hiep Bac ward, Lien Chieu district, about 17km northwest of Da Nang city centre, Nam O reef is attractive to visitors thanks to its picturesque beauty. Especially in the spring, the rocks are covered with green moss, creating stunning scenes of a paradise.

Covid-19 mitigation activities in Vietnam have been introduced through cartoonish sculpture works displayed at a park in Da Lat City. The works aim to pay tribute to the healthcare workers and further promote preventive measures against Covid-19. At the park, the prevention works were light-heartedly shown via cartoonish characters such...