Vietjet Air plans first ever direct flights to New Delhi

Budget carrier Vietjet Air plans to launch direct flights from Hanoi and HCMC to New Delhi this December.

Deep inside a vast Vietnamese forest, a cascade lets its hair down

Very difficult to get to, the Hang En Waterfall in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai basks in its undisturbed environs with gay abandon.

Surge of Thai visitors lifts Da Nang hopes for tourism market diversity

Da Nang, which wants to reduce its dependence on Chinese and South Korean tourists, is seeing a jump in the number of Thai visitors.
August 19, 2019 | 11:17 am GMT+7

70-year-old Saigon eatery serves rice in stone pots

Chuyen Ky restaurant situated in the heart of Saigon has been serving rice to customers in stoneware pots since 1948.
August 18, 2019 | 08:00 am GMT+7

In Ben En National Park, pristine landscapes flourish

It’s called Thanh Hoa’s ‘Ha Long Bay on Land,’ but the Ben En National Park is an attraction in its own right.
August 17, 2019 | 10:00 am GMT+7

Travel agencies warn Vietnamese tourists against solo travel to Hong Kong

Vietnamese travel agencies say tourists should avoid solo trips to Hong Kong and not separate themselves from tour groups.
August 17, 2019 | 08:00 am GMT+7

Hue to open monthly night market on ancient tile-roofed bridge

A night market will open on the Thanh Toan Bridge, a tourism magnet in Hue, at 7 p.m. on every 16th day of the lunar month.
August 16, 2019 | 04:40 pm GMT+7

Visit to Son Doong Cave among top adventurous experiences, say Britons

For British travellers, an expedition to Son Doong in Vietnam, the world’s largest cave, is among the greatest adventures they would like to undertake.
August 16, 2019 | 10:32 am GMT+7

Saigon restaurant offers a verdant breathing space

In the heart of Saigon, 1B Garden offers a green, serene ambience that keeps the city’s hectic nature at bay.
August 16, 2019 | 08:00 am GMT+7

7 dishes to put Cao Bang on gastronomy map

Cao Bang Province, a tourism destination in northern Vietnam, offers a variety of delicacies that travelers should try without fail.
August 15, 2019 | 07:35 pm GMT+7

Buddhist faithful head for pagodas in Ghost Month

Many Vietnamese believe the deceased visit them during the seventh lunar month, the Month of the Ghost, and make ritual offerings.
August 15, 2019 | 03:46 pm GMT+7

Basement printing press in Saigon that operated right under French noses

A house in Saigon harbored a secret printing facility used by the National Association of Defense Supporters during French colonial rule.
August 14, 2019 | 08:02 pm GMT+7

Trying out Hanoi’s popular yellow sticky rice

A Hanoi roadside eatery has been making xoi xeo sticky rice for breakfast for more than 26 years.
August 14, 2019 | 05:50 pm GMT+7

Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum to reopen after annual repairs

The Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum will reopen to visitors August 15 after two months of annual maintenance work.
August 14, 2019 | 05:25 pm GMT+7

5 foods of choice when you are in Mekong Delta

Here are five dishes visitors to the Mekong Delta should try to get a taste of the local cuisine.
August 13, 2019 | 07:05 pm GMT+7
 
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