Viet Nam to rank 2nd in travel growth
Viet Nam is expected to enjoy a compound annual growth rate of 9.5 percent between 2016 and 2021 for outbound travel among Asia Pacific’s emerging markets, according to the “Future of Outbound Travel in Asia Pacific 2016 to 2021” report by MasterCard.
Vietnamese in Canada welcome traditional Lunar New Year
Hundreds of Vietnamese living in Canada attended an art programme welcoming the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) in Toronto city on January 8.
New Delhi exchange camp connects Vietnamese, Indian artists
Vietnamese and Indian painters have joined together at an exchange camp held at the Vietnamese Embassy in New Delhi, as part of activities marking 45 years of their countries’ diplomatic…
Survey: Ha Noi among top affordable Asian destinations
Ha Noi, known for its cheap food and accommodation options, is much more affordable than many other Asian destinations, according to a MasterCard survey.
Northern Viet Nam named Forbes’ cheapest travel place
The US magazine Forbes has listed northern Viet Nam as the cheapest place to visit in 2017
Viet Nam Culture Week kicks off in Iran
The Viet Nam Embassy has opened a Viet Nam Culture Week in Tehran, Iran with a view to helping people from the two nations get deeper insights into each other’s culture.
Viet Nam among best places for student adventure
The travel guide and information website Roughguides has released a list of the 10 best places to travel as student, in which Viet Nam was suggested as an attractive spot for foodie adventure.
VNAT organizes Viet Nam tourism roadshow in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
(TITC) - On December 7, a roadshow to promote Viet Nam tourism took place in Kuala Lumpur. It was part of Viet Nam’s campaign to promote tourism in Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore.
Sa Pa and Da Lat listed on the top ten destinations on the rise in Asia
(TITC) - Da Lat and Sa Pa - the two Viet Nam’s famous tourist places have been recently voted on the top ten destinations on the rise in Asia in 2017 by the well-known tourist advisor site of TripAdvisor.
Ha Long Bay among top UNESCO heritage sites
The UK-based travel website Rough Guides has listed Ha Long Bay among the top ten UNESCO heritage sites in Asia.
VNAT to promote tourism in Spain
(TITC) – Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) planned to organize roadshows to promote Viet Nam tourism in Barcelona and Madrid cities, Spain, from 15 to 20 January 2017.
Vietnamese, Russian youths hold cultural exchange
The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCMCYU) and Lenin Communist Youth Union held a cultural exchange programme in Moscow on December 12 to foster friendship and solidarity.
Tourism - important pillar in Viet Nam’s economy: EIU
Tourism has become an important pillar for Viet Nam’s economic growth, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) under the UK-based Economist Group.
Pho with beef meatballs among best street foods in Asia
Pho bo vien thap cam (Vietnamese noodle soup with mixed beef meatballs) in Ho Chi Minh City has been described as the best street food in Asia by Australia’s Traveller website.
InterContinental Da Nang makes World Travel Awards hat trick
The top-notch InterContinental Da Nang Sun Peninsula Resort in the central coastal city of Da Nang has been named as the World’s Leading Luxury Resort at the recent Gala ceremony of the World Travel Awards (WTA) 2016 in Maldives.