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Saigon airport named among the world's best for a sleepover

Passengers have decided that Tan Son Nhat airport is a great place to take a nap.

If you want to see Vietnam without the crowds, the time is now

A U.K. travel site has built an interactive map that shows the high and low travel seasons around the world.

Vietnamese motorbike taxis disguising themselves as Grab, Uber drivers to con clients

The tricksters are working in gangs and beat anyone who steps on their turf, according to one xe om driver.
October 19, 2017 | 03:27 pm GMT+7

170 foreign athletes set sail from Hong Kong with Nha Trang on the horizon

The teams will dock in the Vietnamese resort town over the weekend before heading back.
October 19, 2017 | 10:34 am GMT+7

Monsoons force Hue to cancel night tours of royal city

The night tours were launched in April and had become popular among tourists looking to escape the summertime heat.
October 17, 2017 | 11:02 am GMT+7

Vietnamese man banned from flying following mid-air dispute

The country's aviation boom has been plagued by a series of on-flight incidents.
October 16, 2017 | 02:47 pm GMT+7

Video captures Saigon cabbie kicking foreigner for refusing to pay four times meter fee

The latest in a string of incidents involving taxi drivers trying to overcharge foreigners.
October 16, 2017 | 10:21 am GMT+7

Following Zurich and Rome, Saigon wants to tax overnight tourists

The city wants to establish its own tourism development fund by charging visitors $1 per night.
October 12, 2017 | 03:24 pm GMT+7

Five-star luxury hotels just got a whole lot more expensive in Hanoi

New statistics show a five-star hotel room in the capital now costs an average of $151 a night, compared to $118 in Saigon.
October 12, 2017 | 10:44 am 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

Find that 'je ne sais quoi' in Vietnam’s city of love

The former colonial resort town of Da Lat in the Central Highlands is one of the few places in Vietnam where you can still find a true French touch.
October 06, 2017 | 01:07 pm GMT+7

Float away on a lotus leaf at this pagoda in southern Vietnam

The majestic king lotus is at its magnificent best at this time of year as the floods engulf Dong Thap Province.
October 06, 2017 | 11:27 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s air fares skyrocket during low season, carriers say within limits

Aviation authorities have promised to look into the matter and order carriers to add more flights to ease prices if necessary.
October 04, 2017 | 11:19 am GMT+7

Quick bites: A million meals to devour in one take

In an age where sitting down for a full-course meal has become a luxury, fast food has evolved.
October 02, 2017 | 11:26 am GMT+7

Head for heights? These ten cliffs in Vietnam will blow your mind

The ideal spots to recreate those epic ‘Lion King’ scenes, but only if you have the nerve to put your best foot forward.
October 01, 2017 | 01:55 pm GMT+7