When you want to take a hike in Vietnam

Five trekking options from different regions in the country, some of which are not for the faint-hearted.

Pristine sands of Con Dao await your footprints

A natural paradise, the beautiful, lush Con Dao archipelago in southern Vietnam is a great place to get 'lost.'

Hoi An an ideal place to take it easy

CNN lists the ancient town in central Vietnam as one of 16 best places in the world to relax and ...
July 10, 2018 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

More foreign visitors choose Vietnam for repeat visits

More than 40 percent of international tourists in a recent survey were visiting Vietnam for at ...
July 07, 2018 | 01:00 pm GMT+7

Spending boom as foreign tourists linger longer in Saigon

Foreign tourists spent $145 a day on average in Vietnam’s commercial hub last year.
June 25, 2018 | 05:12 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s Hoi An a top draw for solo travel

Vietnamese ancient town is among three Asian cities in the list, alongside Gyeongju and Thimphu. 
June 25, 2018 | 08:00 am GMT+7

War, wine and wonders: hopefuls vie for place on UNESCO heritage list

The gathering comes at a sensitive time for UNESCO, as the organization scrambles for funding ...
June 24, 2018 | 01:19 pm GMT+7

When rice fields sparkle in Vietnam’s northern highlands

The famous terraced fields in Mu Cang Chai turn into undulating reflecting pools during the ...
June 20, 2018 | 03:03 pm GMT+7

Two Vietnam beaches among world’s top 50

US News lists Nha Trang and Phu Quoc as great seaside spots with white sandy beaches and clear blue ...
June 19, 2018 | 03:37 pm GMT+7

Why some places in Vietnam have become leading haunts

A brief look at six must visit places listed by recent Rough Guides video.
June 17, 2018 | 02:30 pm GMT+7

Quang Binh – blessed with special natural attractions

In a nation not short on natural beauty, Quang Binh Province stands out with its ‘dark secrets.’
June 16, 2018 | 10:49 am GMT+7

New Vietnam international airport to open in December

Located in one of the SEZ areas, Van Don is the first airport in the country built with locally ...
June 16, 2018 | 07:46 am GMT+7

Hanoi driver pays heavy price for overcharging tourist

Unregistered taxi driver charged a group of foreigners 10 times the metered fee for a 3km journey.
June 15, 2018 | 07:46 am GMT+7

Five weekend getaway options for busy Hanoians

Swimming in artificial beach or trekking through jungle are among ways to relax just a short ride ...
June 13, 2018 | 09:04 am GMT+7

In pictures: the best of Vietnam this week

Check out some of the most stunning Instagram photos hashtagged #vietnam and #everydayvietnam.
June 08, 2018 | 02:06 pm GMT+7
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