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The magnificent Kingdom of Caves in Vietnam

Son Doong or Thien Duong cave might have hogged the international spotlight, but other caves are equally spectacular options.

Quang Binh – blessed with special natural attractions

In a nation not short on natural beauty, Quang Binh Province stands out with its ‘dark secrets.’

Dense Vietnam forest hides a natural gem

Amidst a primary forest in central Vietnam stands Hang Tien, or the Fairy Cave.
June 06, 2018 | 10:00 am GMT+7

Exploring Vietnam’s ‘Underground Palace’

At 31.4 kilometers long, Paradise Cave is the longest dry cave in Asia.
March 22, 2018 | 09:51 am GMT+7

Two snakes and an abandoned grave show how quickly worshippers gather in Vietnam

Thousands of people have gathered to bow to the snakes and give them over $8,800 in offerings, acts described by officials as 'superstitious.'
March 03, 2018 | 08:36 am GMT+7

Vietnam set to build world’s longest zip line in cave kingdom

The line will run 3.5 kilometers across the jungles of Quang Binh Province.
February 07, 2018 | 04:09 pm GMT+7

Deeper underground: Vietnam opens up more of mystical cave kingdom

Adventurers can now explore the world’s fourth largest cave, but it's not for the faint-hearted.
January 10, 2018 | 03:55 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese man nabbed for killing rare monkeys in protected park

The population of Hatinh langurs has shrunk by half in less than 40 years.
December 08, 2017 | 03:15 pm GMT+7

Vietnam dives into the deep to generate more cash from precious cave kingdom

The internet community is still abuzz over a government plan to build a cable-car into the cave kingdom.
November 23, 2017 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese province holds fast to plan to build controversial cable car in cave kingdom

A Quang Binh official claims the public support the plan, but stops short of who or how many people have been surveyed.
November 01, 2017 | 01:01 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese province proceeds with controversial ladder plan in world’s largest cave

Authorities claim the 100m ladder that has been bolted to a rock face for visitors to climb will have an 'insignificant' impact on Son Doong.
October 11, 2017 | 10:51 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s PM endorses cable car plan to world famous cave system

The announcement comes on the heels of government assurance that Phong Nha-Ke Bang will be safe from construction until 2030.
August 26, 2017 | 11:54 am GMT+7

Another Vietnamese arrested for allegedly plotting to 'overthrow government'

The man is accused of being the key member of an anti-state organization.
August 05, 2017 | 10:59 pm GMT+7

Mass grave of 150 skeletons discovered in central Vietnam

The remains probably belong to anti-French insurgents and date back to the 19th century.
May 29, 2017 | 03:10 pm GMT+7

Tourism back on track in Vietnam’s pollution-hit provinces

The northern part of the central coast is gradually recovering from the country's worst-ever environmental disaster.
April 28, 2017 | 03:03 pm GMT+7
 
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