The rise of the tourism mafia in Da Lat, Vietnam’s holiday heaven

The government has ordered a crackdown on the so-called tour guides who behave like gangsters.

Show must go on: Saigon's Bui Vien Street stays open under construction rubble

Vendors are trying to cover up the construction mess to stop visitors from turning away.

Vietnamese lawmakers back new tourism fund, reject controversial hotel surcharge

Tourism officials have been blaming a dearth of cash on ineffective PR efforts.
June 20, 2017 | 10:39 am GMT+7

A taste of Cambodia at Saigon market

Forced to flee civil war, these vendors returned to Vietnam bringing part of their second homeland ...
June 18, 2017 | 11:21 am GMT+7

Hue bans 'offensive' clothing from ancient sites

Tourists will have to leave their shorts and tank tops behind if they want to go on a sightseeing ...
June 16, 2017 | 05:34 pm GMT+7

Do you feel lucky? 50-cent rail tickets up for grabs in Hanoi

Think Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, but minus the tasty treat with your golden ticket.
June 15, 2017 | 11:26 am GMT+7

Companies that hire unlicensed tour guides should face heavy fines: minister

Unregistered guides have been accused of taking advantage of Vietnam's recent tourism boom.
June 14, 2017 | 04:00 pm GMT+7

New Chinese cruise liner to sail to top Vietnam destinations this summer

Vietnam, like many countries, is betting on the rise of the Chinese tourists.
June 14, 2017 | 02:05 pm GMT+7

It’s all blue and green along Vietnam's most beautiful seaside road

Get ready to be wowed by mountains on one side and the sea on the other.
June 12, 2017 | 05:20 pm GMT+7

Tour de Saigon's first underground market

Escape the heat in Saigon and delve down to get a taste of the city's first underground market.
June 11, 2017 | 07:38 pm GMT+7

Helicopters to fly passengers from downtown Saigon to Tan Son Nhat airport

Beat chronic traffic congestion all the way to the airport, if you have the money.
June 09, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Paragliding: The ultimate way to see northern Vietnam's terraced rice fields

Soaring over the rice fields in Yen Bai Province is a truly breathtaking experience, and this video ...
June 09, 2017 | 03:24 pm GMT+7

Colorful kites and music rock the sky in Hoi An

Kite runners from different parts of the world come together to create a festive mosaic.
June 09, 2017 | 11:24 am GMT+7

Walk this way: Saigon to pedestrianize backpacker street on weekend nights

Revel in bliss and party into the night in the country's most popular tourist district.
June 08, 2017 | 06:05 pm GMT+7

Vietnam province celebrates heritage week with free entry to popular ancient town

Take in a world biosphere reserve, ancient Hindu temples and the old town itself all free of charge.
June 08, 2017 | 05:00 pm GMT+7
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