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Huge crowds expected in Vietnam's top tourist destinations this spring festival

From northern mountains to southern beaches, hotels are already booked up a month before the country's longest holiday.

Vietnam named in top 15 most Instagrammed global cruise destinations

The world famous Ha Long Bay is also among the most mentioned on the photo sharing network, according to a survey.

Telegraph names top 10 train journeys in Asia, and 2 of them are in Vietnam

The Hanoi-Saigon trip offers 1,600km of pagodas and paddies, while the Kunming-Hanoi train races down the amazing rice terraces of Sa Pa.
January 11, 2018 | 07:33 pm GMT+7

Saigoneers OK plan to expand Bui Vien walking street before Lunar New Year

Local residents have already agreed to the proposal, so it's just a matter of waiting for the nod from the city.
January 11, 2018 | 02:35 pm GMT+7

Vietnam confirms plan to fly non-stop to California in 2018

New routes to the U.S. and China are hoped to raise foreign arrivals by 50 percent in the next two years.
January 05, 2018 | 02:05 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s royal city is stunning but that alone won’t lure enough tourists

The feudal capital has been dubbed by the Prime Minister as the 'Kyoto of Vietnam', yet tourism pales compared to its potential.
January 05, 2018 | 11:08 am GMT+7

Vietnam attracts record tourist numbers in 2017 but can't escape bad reputation

Robbery, petty crimes, traffic accidents and service quality continue to scar the country's image.
December 30, 2017 | 09:05 pm GMT+7

Hanoi, Da Nang among world’s top trending destinations in 2018: Airbnb

Bookings for the Vietnamese cities have increased more than threefold from last year.
December 28, 2017 | 11:31 am GMT+7

Chinese tourist killed, several injured in bus accident in Iceland

A bus carrying some 50 Chinese tourists crashed in icy conditions in Iceland on Wednesday, leaving one dead and several injured, police said.
December 28, 2017 | 08:57 am GMT+7

Saudis welcome the world: 'We're not just oil traders'

Land of Arabia is getting ready for you, non-alcoholic tourists. 
December 20, 2017 | 09:48 am GMT+7

Tourism obsession turns green retreat into construction site outside Hanoi

'For Tam Dao to become a high-ranking tourism site, we have to accept some impacts on life and the environment.'
December 19, 2017 | 10:16 am GMT+7

Saigon welcomes its six millionth foreign visitor this year

Vietnam's biggest city is on the right track to meet its annual target of receiving 6.3 million international tourists.
December 16, 2017 | 08:39 am GMT+7

The pink church with the snap-happy worshippers in Saigon

This masterpiece is understandably one of the most Instagrammed places in the city.
December 12, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

More foreigners touching down in Vietnam, but belts have been tightened

And whether they come back is another big question.
December 07, 2017 | 06:26 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s beloved Sa Pa might lose itself in tourism race: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said tourism development must not harm Sa Pa’s ‘green jungle or ethnic culture.’
December 07, 2017 | 09:31 am GMT+7