Vietnam to join global tourism recovery trend this year: insiders

By VNA   January 24, 2024 | 02:19 pm GMT+7 Spanish tourists pose for photos in front of a temple in Hoi An ancient town, September 2023. Photo by Nguyen Anh Tuan According to insiders, the world’s tourism industry is expected to fully recover from the Covid pandemic by 2024, and Vietnam is expected to follow suit. […]

Young Hanoians flock to beer street for Tet photo shoots

By Tung Dinh   January 22, 2024 | 11:59 am GMT+7 Ta Hien, Hanoi’s sleepless beer street, has become a popular place for young people to take photos before Tet. On Jan. 19 girls wearing colorful ao dai (traditional Vietnamese long dress) flock to Ta Hien Street in the old quarter to pose for photos as Vietnam heads for […]

Hanoi weekend: artistic exhibitions and musical harmony

By Phuc Trinh   January 18, 2024 | 04:56 pm GMT+7 Enjoy art exhibits, a classical concert, a mix of traditional instruments and electronics, caviar dining, and a poignant baritone performance this weekend to fully immerse yourself in Hanoi’s cultural bustle. Display Case: “Draw the Dragons” The Thang Long Imperial Citadel Relic and the Temple of Literature […]

Hanoi weekend events fuse local and international specialties

By Phuc Trinh   November 24, 2023 | 06:15 am GMT+7 This weekend promises to be full of life in Hanoi, with opportunities to learn about and enjoy everything from Japanese culture to swing dancing and Michelin-starred dining. Expo on Regional Products of Vietnam, 2023 This trade-boosting event, hosted by the Hanoi Promotion Agency, aims to introduce […]

Saigon weekend offers a blend of gourmet feasts and musical performances

By Phuc Trinh   November 10, 2023 | 07:49 am GMT+7 Experience an exciting Saigon weekend with a diverse array of events, from culinary experiences and city tours to piano recitals and cinematic adventures in the wilderness. Sunday roast all-you-can-eat The Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon announces a new culinary event, the “Sunday roast all-you-can-eat”, starting this Sunday, […]

South Korea’s Jeju Air opens Incheon – Da Lat service

By VNA   November 6, 2023 | 09:15 am GMT+7 French-built College of Pedagogy on Yersin Street in downtown Da Lat is shrouded in mist. Photo by Tran Quang Anh Starting on December 20, Jeju Air, the largest South Korean low-cost carrier, will begin offering seven weekly round-trip flights between Incheon and Da Lat in Vietnam. The […]

Vietjet announces new route connecting Ulaanbaatar and Nha Trang

By VNA   November 3, 2023 | 09:17 am GMT+7 Locale on Nha Trang Bay’s island. Photo by Khoa TranVietjet has announced the flight route connecting the capital Ulaanbaatar of Mongolia with the coastal city Nha Trang of Vietnam. The announcement was made by Mongolian President Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh and Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Tran Luu Quang at […]

Phu Quoc increasingly popular among Korean travelers

By Tu Nguyen   October 31, 2023 | 08:00 am GMT+7 Phu Quoc, Vietnam’s largest island, has gained the admiration of Korean tourists, exemplified by visitors who appreciate its natural beauty and welcoming atmosphere. Lee Hannim, a Korean tourist who is fond of meditation and yoga, found Phu Quoc Island to be an ideal destination for such […]

Kazakh, Russian tourists flock to Phu Quoc Island

By Hoang Phong    October 25, 2023 | 06:31 am GMT+7 A street corner facing the sea in Duong Dong Ward in Phu Quoc Island in July 2023. Photo by Truong Phu Quoc Visitors from Kazakhstan and Russia are arriving in Phu Quoc via charter flights, and South Korean airlines are gearing up to launch direct service […]

Vietnamese airlines’ on-time performance rate reaches 85%

By VNA   October 24, 2023 | 09:15 am GMT+7 Tan Son Nhat Airport in HCMC is overloaded with passengers in January 2023. Photo by VnExpress/Quynh Tran Vietnamese airlines reached an OTP rate of 85% in the first nine months of 2018, down from 87.8% in the same period in 2017. The best OTP was 92.4%, achieved […]