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Vietnam's 400-year-old town rated among world's 15 best tourism cities

Vietnam's 400-year-old town rated among world's 15 best tourism cities

U.S. travel site Travel + Leisure names Hoi An in list of tourism cities around the world to explore this year.
Lao Cai proposes new airport

Lao Cai proposes new airport

The People’s Committee of the northern mountain province of Lao Cai has proposed the Ministry of Transport construct an airport in Sa Pa with total capital investment of nearly VND5.8 trillion (US$252...
Pu Luong – A majestic place for summer getaway in northern Vietnam

Pu Luong – A majestic place for summer getaway in northern Vietnam

This summer, if backpackers have satisfied themselves with the most popular places in northern Vietnam, such as Tam Dao National Park and foggy Sapa town, they can opt for Pu Luong Nature Reserve, a true...
Hanoi lotus ponds filled with selfie-lovers as summer comes

Hanoi lotus ponds filled with selfie-lovers as summer comes

Despite the sweltering weather in Hanoi these days, many young people still flock to lotus ponds surrounding the capital city’s iconic Ho Tay (West Lake) to pose for Instgram-ready photos with a sea of...
AirAsia now flies directly from Penang to Hanoi and Phuket

AirAsia now flies directly from Penang to Hanoi and Phuket

AirAsia is flying directly to two popular Asean destinations from Penang – bringing the popular Malaysian state closer to Hanoi in Vietnam and Phuket in Thailand. Starting from July 1, flights to Hanoi will...
Italy wins Da Nang International Fireworks Festival

Italy wins Da Nang International Fireworks Festival

Italy might not be playing in the World Cup but at the Da Nang International Fireworks Festival on June 30 they were champions.