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Vietnam’s tourism ministry questions impact of giant ladder in world’s largest cave

Cavers are concerned that the 100m ladder could damage stalactites that have taken tens of thousands of years to form.

Vietnam named among best places for retiree travelers

Top U.S. lifestyle magazine Food and Wine says a river cruise in the Southeast Asian country will offer everything ...

Thailand reassures tourists following Bangkok attack

Thailand is one of the most popular travel destinations in Southeast Asia, attracting over 30 million arrivials last year.
May 24, 2017 | 10:34 am GMT+7

How to love rainy season in Saigon

As long as you are in the right place, and in the right frame of mind, you can enjoy seeing the clouds roll into town.
May 22, 2017 | 01:58 pm GMT+7

Two-wheeled swimming lessons in Vietnam

How to keep your motorbike alive on flooded streets during the wet season.
May 21, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Travel the world through its markets

From a historic fabric bazaar in Vietnam to a fancy Whole Foods outlet in the U.S., the world is one big, colorful marketplace.
May 20, 2017 | 09:17 pm GMT+7

Plan approved for steel ladder to help explorers conquer 'Great Wall of Vietnam'

Despite concerns, experts say the towering wall inside Son Doong Cave needs a ladder to make future expeditions easier.
May 20, 2017 | 04:32 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's Da Nang launches $154 mln airport terminal for APEC

The terminal came into service as part of preparation for the APEC Summit in November.
May 20, 2017 | 10:16 am GMT+7

Open visa policy could double foreign arrivals to Vietnam by 2020 – tourism group

Current visa exemptions for citizens of Western European countries will expire this June.
May 18, 2017 | 03:37 pm GMT+7

Screaming passenger banned from flying for one year in Vietnam

She failed to pay a $176 fine for picking a fight with attendants and other passengers, which delayed the flight by 50 minutes.
May 18, 2017 | 11:04 am GMT+7

Why Vietnamese pho is one of the best hangover cures

Even an image of a steamy bowl of pho can cure that headache for you.
May 16, 2017 | 11:10 am GMT+7

Tourists to Ha Long Bay will have to pay double for cruise terminal

Tuan Chau Wharf, where all boat trips begin, will raise the entrance fee later this month.
May 16, 2017 | 09:00 am GMT+7

Vietnam wants more Chinese visitors after 60 percent surge in Jan-April

Chinese travelers are single-handedly driving global tourism and Vietnam doesn't want to miss the opportunity.
May 13, 2017 | 01:26 pm GMT+7

Hanoi airport plans expansion to avoid overload crisis

Noi Bai is seeking to double its capacity. 
May 13, 2017 | 10:14 am GMT+7

'High quality' train service now connects Hanoi and Sa Pa

Hanoi Railway Transport Company says it has added new seats, beds and toilets.
May 09, 2017 | 10:59 am GMT+7