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Can Tho receives some 5.2 million tourists
The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho greeted nearly 5.2 million domestic and foreign tourists from the start of the year, a year-on-year rise of 10.7%, grossing revenue of over VND2.18 trillion to reach 62.3% of the year’s plan, a 22.3% increase over a year earlier.  
Hai Phong: Modern infrastructure deemed prerequisite for tourism growth
After the sea-crossing bridge of Tan Vu – Lach Huyen opened on September 2, 2017, tourist arrivals in Cat Ba island district of northern Hai Phong city surged by 150…
Phu Quy hailed as one of the most beautiful islands in the East Sea
Phu Quy Island in the southern province of Binh Thuan has been hailed as one of the most beautiful islands in the East Sea by readers of US news site…
HCM City serves nearly 4.4 million foreign tourists in seventh months
With various tourism products like shopping, cuisine and river cruise tours, Ho Chi Minh City attracted nearly 4.4 million foreign visitors in the first seven months of this year. 
Hai Phong: Tourist arrivals surge 19.9 percent in seven months
The northern port city of Hai Phong welcomed 4.5 million tourist arrivals in the first seven months of this year, 19.9 percent higher than the figure recorded in same time last year, according to Director of the city’s Department of Tourism Nguyen Thi Thuong Huyen.  
Temple of Literature to host first-ever summer programme for children
Ha Noi’s Temple of Literature will host a first-ever summer programme for children from June 1 to August 20, which is designed to educate children on Vietnamese traditional cultural values while improving their life skills.  
Hue looks to become ‘food capital’ of Viet Nam
Hue city, which has long been known as the only place in Viet Nam that has royal dishes, is striving to become the capital of gastronomy in Viet Nam.  
National festival reflects diversity of Then signing art
The sixth national festival of the art of Then singing and Tinh gourd lute of the Tay, Nung and Thai ethnic groups officially opened in Ha Giang city, the northernmost province of Ha Giang, on May 13.
Red Flamboyant Flower Festival kicks off in Hai Phong
A gala night was held at the Opera House Square in the northern port city of Hai Phong on May 12 as the first out of more than 50 activities within the Hoa Phuong Do (Red Flamboyant Flower) Festival.
Bach Dang Giang: An attractive spiritual destination
Lying just 20 kilometres from the centre of Hai Phong, the Bach Dang Giang relic site is part of the Trang Kenh complex-a group of historical, cultural and spiritual monuments in Hai Phong. The destination was recognized as a national historical relic in 1962 and has been attracting an increasing number of visitors ever since.
Hai Phong to host Flamboyant Flower Festival
The Hoa Phuong Do (Flamboyant Flower) Festival will get underway in the northern port city of Hai Phong on May 12-14 with a wide range of activities.
Construction of five-star hotel begins in Hai Phong
The Hai Phong municipal People’s Committee on May 1 launched the construction of a five-star Pullman Hotel at No.12 Tran Phu street of Ngo Quyen district.
Phu Yen: Hon Yen landscape cluster recognised as national relic site
The landscape cluster of Hon Yen in the central coastal province of Phu Yen has been recognised as a national relic site given its geological, cultural and historical values as well as floral diversity.  
Na Nhem Festival   (Apr 23, 2018)
Na Nhem Festival
Known for its procession of linga and yoni, Na Nhem is an original festival of the Tay in Mo Village, Lang Son Province, to pray for peace and bumper crops.
Hue Festival 2018 seeks more funding
The central province of Thua Thien-Hue is appealing for more financial resources to organise the 10th Hue Festival, which is scheduled to take place from April 27 to May 2.