In pictures: the best of Vietnam this week

Check out some of the most stunning Instagram photos hashtagged #vietnam and #everydayvietnam.

Be patient, your bowl of noodles will come in an hour

A Saigon eatery that serves a single dish is so popular that people queue up to eat.

2 days or more on Phu Quoc, the pearl island

Here is all you need to know to visit this popular place in southern Vietnam.
December 14, 2018 | 10:32 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s V-pop prince seen on set with Snoop Dogg

A Snapchat post by rapper Snoop Dogg shows him on set with Son Tung M-TP, known as the prince of ...
December 14, 2018 | 10:09 pm GMT+7

Vietnam emerges a new favorite among Asia Pacific travelers

A report by travel website Skyscanner names Vietnam as a new top destination among Asian Pacific ...
December 14, 2018 | 06:39 pm GMT+7

‘Tis the mating season: Tram Chim bird reserve beckons

When the water rises, the birds gather at Tram Chim National Park in southern province of Dong Thap ...
December 14, 2018 | 02:25 pm GMT+7

Mute shoeshiner strikes Gold after losing best friend

A moving, remarkable drama played out recently in Saigon, with a blind dog reunited after two weeks ...
December 14, 2018 | 02:08 pm GMT+7

In self-fulfilling prophecy, Saigon man wears 13 kilos of gold for luck

His faith in geomancy, or feng shui, has Tran Ngoc Phuc wearing 13 kilograms of gold jewelry every ...
December 13, 2018 | 07:28 pm GMT+7

Vietnam could be home to next travel startup unicorn

Travel Daily Media has ranked Vietnam third in its top five underrated Asian markets for travel ...
December 13, 2018 | 03:06 pm GMT+7

Saigon building rings history with 100-year-old telephone booths

Saigon’s fully functional post office is so imbued with history that pleasantly surprised visitors ...
December 12, 2018 | 06:53 pm GMT+7

Eat in Hanoi before you die, UK magazine advises

UK lifestyle magazine Tatler ranks Vietnam’s capital city among top 10 food destinations that ...
December 12, 2018 | 12:13 pm GMT+7

Ben Tre farmers dig up clams for extra cash

The short-necked clam cannot be farmed, so limits are placed on how many kilos a person can dig up ...
December 12, 2018 | 11:47 am GMT+7

Jingle all the way

A Saigon man has collected bells from around the world, including a 1,000-year-old Champa relic.
December 11, 2018 | 11:26 am GMT+7

Scrap collectors’ dance with death in central Vietnam’s former battlefields

Despite the dangers, the bomb-riddled fields of Quang Tri Province have for decades been the main ...
December 11, 2018 | 10:45 am GMT+7

Three Vietnam hotspots among 100 most visited cities

Saigon, Hanoi and Ha Long cities are among the world’s top 100 travel destinations, says a ...
December 10, 2018 | 06:03 pm GMT+7
 
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