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Ha Long to launch open-top tour buses

Ha Long Town, home to a world-famous bay, is set to get open-top double-decker buses with a trial run starting on June 18.

Landslide injures tour guide, Dutch tourist in northern Vietnam

A landslide on the Ma Pi Leng mountain pass in Ha Giang Province injured a Vietnamese tour guide and a Dutch ...

Three killed as heavy rains drench northern Vietnam

Flooding and landslides triggered by torrential rains in northern provinces have left at least three dead in the last three days.
May 29, 2019 | 06:13 pm GMT+7

Van Don Airport near Ha Long Bay receives first international flight

Van Don International Airport, Vietnam’s first private airport and situated near Ha Long Bay, received its first international flight from China on Monday.
May 28, 2019 | 02:05 pm GMT+7

Ha Long Bay one of world's most photographed cruise destinations

British magazine Woman and Home labeled Ha Long Bay one of the most mentioned global cruise destinations on Instagram.
May 26, 2019 | 01:23 pm GMT+7

Four sixth graders drown in northern Vietnam

Four sixth grade school girls drowned in Lao Cai Province Saturday after going swimming in a local stream.
May 25, 2019 | 09:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam Vesak prayer for global peace sets a world record

A mass prayer at the Tam Chuc Pagoda in northern Vietnam, part of the Vesak celebrations, has set a world record.
May 15, 2019 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Three ways to enjoy a three-in-one lake – Ba Be

Walk, boat or trek to explore Vietnam’s largest fresh water lake and its natural and cultural environs.
May 12, 2019 | 09:00 am GMT+7

Burmese ruby, Indian craftsmen make for magnificent Buddha

Jade Pagoda in northern Vietnam is built entirely of red granite rocks and has a Burmese ruby Buddha.
April 30, 2019 | 04:52 pm GMT+7

Ha Long Bay among world’s 25 most beautiful places: CNN

Ha Long Bay is one of the three natural wonders in Asia to break into CNN's list of 25 most beautiful places on the planet.
April 28, 2019 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Hanoi heat rises to 100-year high, weather office reports

April data over a hundred years show Hanoi experiencing a record high temperature of 38.9 degrees Celsius this year.
April 26, 2019 | 05:19 pm GMT+7

Aircraft wing panel comes off while landing

No passenger was hurt as a plane's wing panel came off as it landed in Hai Phong Thursday.
April 26, 2019 | 02:39 pm GMT+7

Seven killed as bus hits funeral procession in northern Vietnam

At least seven people were killed Wednesday when a bus plowed into a funeral procession in the northern province of Vinh Phuc.
March 27, 2019 | 09:52 am GMT+7

Luxury tourism returns to northern Vietnam peaks

A stunning new international five-star property designed by Bill Bensley has significantly upped the ante for luxury tourism in Sa Pa.
March 26, 2019 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

Close encounters in a Ninh Binh cruise

Boat rides in the Thung Nham eco-tourism zone take visitors up close to glowing stalactites and several bird species.
March 25, 2019 | 08:05 pm GMT+7
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