Ba Be on the list of 16 world’s most beautiful lakes

Ba Be on the list of 16 world’s most beautiful lakes

Ba Be Lake is the largest natural lake in Vietnam. It is located in Nam Mau Commune, Bac Kan District, Bac Kan Province in the northeast region of the country. Having been formed approximately 200 million years ago, the lake is surrounded by limestone cliffs, which in turn are covered by primary forests. The lake [...]

The magical beauty of Phong Nha Cave

The magical beauty of Phong Nha Cave

Phong Nha is the most exemplary cave, in terms of aesthetic value and beauty, in Phong Nha – Ke Bang. After almost 20 years of tourism development in Phong Nha, tourists now have the opportunity to experience all seven outstanding features of Phong Nha Cave, as listed by the British Royal Cave Explorers’ Society. These [...]

Italian paper hails northern Vietnam’s beauty

Italian paper hails northern Vietnam’s beauty

The weekly feature Viaggli of Italian daily Le Repubblica recently introduced foreign visitors to major tourist attractions in Vietnam, including capital Hanoi, Ha Long Bay and some others in the northern mountainous region. The author of the article travelled the length and breadth of northern Vietnam, from capital Hanoi to the northern border province of [...]

Hanoi ranked eighth on TripAdvisor’s list of best destinations

Hanoi ranked eighth on TripAdvisor’s list of best destinations

According to TripAdvisor’s list of the world’s best destinations in 2014, which was announced on April 8, Hanoi was at the eighth position as a newcomer. Istanbul tops the travel review site’s list of best spots in the world this year, followed by Rome and London on the second and third positions. This year’s top [...]

Sapa Tourism Week 2014 to kick off

Sapa Tourism Week 2014 to kick off

April 29 to May 4 is a Sapa Tourism week set aside to celebrate everything about the traditional culture of ethnic minority groups from the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai. A wide array of festivities, including traditional music and dance performances and folk games of ethnic minority groups, are set to get underway at [...]

Thuy Dai Son – home of mysterious folklores

Thuy Dai Son – home of mysterious folklores

huy Dai Son, the smallest peak in the That Son Mountain Range with a height of just 54 meters, is a really attractive destination in An Giang Province. The mountain is settled amidst an immense rice field in Tri Ton District, and is known due to its famed local legends which are passed on from [...]

Enjoy spring with horse racing in Bac Ha

Enjoy spring with horse racing in Bac Ha

The horse is the friend of the people of Bac Ha as it helps them with transportation and farming duties and the horse racing which existed in the mind of Bac Ha people as a myth, became a unique traditional culture of the ‘white plateau’. Ba Ha now owns thousands of horses and during Sunday [...]

Whale Island in Nha trang

Whale Island in Nha trang

Whale Island is approximately a 90 minute drive north of Nha Trang located on the very quiet and beautiful Van Phong Bay. A quick boat across the bay brings you to the beautiful sheltered bay of Whale Island with its turquoise colored water and white sandy beach. Every year between April and July, the whales [...]

Vung Tau beach city

Vung Tau beach city

The colorfull of the sea, the relics of history… mixed together to create beauty proudly for the beach city as far- famed in the South Sea. Go to Vung Tau, visitors can loosed stroll on the smooth white sand of the Truoc beach. Along the beach is park covered in a green coconut groves, rows [...]

Vietnam’s travel impression 2013

Vietnam’s travel impression 2013

Though Vietnam’s economics still meets difficulties in general, there is still growth in tourism in 2013. Below is impressions about Vietnam’s tourism in the experts’ and foreign visitors’ evaluation. 1. Vietnam ranks second in Asia in world’s tourism development: This is the result of the global poll research which is just announced in Tourism Fare [...]