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Asia holds lion's share of Vietnam's foreign arrivals

Vietnam’s tourism growth is driven mainly by Asian tourists who account for nearly 80 percent of total foreign arrivals in January-July. 

Australian tourists biggest spenders in Vietnam: report

Australian travelers were the biggest spenders in Vietnam last year, followed by Russians and Americans, a new report says.

Vietnam a highly favored summer spot for Japanese vacationers

The Japan Association of Travel Agents says Vietnam came in fifth on the list of top 10 summer destinations for Japanese tourists.
July 06, 2019 | 09:21 pm GMT+7

We need immediate impacts to push long-term benefits

Human brains are not good at thinking about the future, so asking people to aim for long-term goals won't work. Immediate reward-penalty mechanisms are key to convince them.
June 02, 2019 | 08:38 am GMT+7

Vietnam tourism brand could revel in world-class cultural festivals

Vietnam can give its flourishing tourism industry a further fillip by creating world-class festivals imbued with its rich cultural traditions.
May 13, 2019 | 11:30 am GMT+7

Free food, free tours: Tourism industry woos int’l media covering Trump-Kim summit

Vietnam’s tourism industry is offering gourmet meals and tours of spectacular attractions to international reporters covering the Trump-Kim summit.
February 27, 2019 | 09:05 pm GMT+7

When tourists gladly get their hands muddy in the Mekong Delta

Farmers in Kien Giang Province breed shrimps in rice fields and offer tourists the chance to catch them.
January 11, 2019 | 08:21 pm GMT+7

Vietnam ‘filled with beauty at every turn’: travel website

U.S.-based Go Overseas website has ranked Vietnam eighth in its list of top 10 travel destinations for 2019.
December 24, 2018 | 04:28 pm GMT+7

Vietnam tourism’s overwhelming reliance on Chinese, S Koreans worrying: experts

Vietnam is in the process of making tourism an economy spearhead, and its dependence on two Asian markets is worrying experts.
July 24, 2018 | 08:00 am GMT+7

Startup makes it easy for foreigners to tour Vietnam with natives

Young Vietnamese woman creates a platform for travelers to experience life and culture in a way that the locals do.
June 27, 2018 | 09:48 am GMT+7

After ‘horror trip,’ Aussie offered free tour of Vietnamese destinations

Vietnam's tourism authorities say they are 'sorry for what happened' and want to make up.
May 30, 2018 | 01:48 pm GMT+7

Vietnam fines cruise ship for service scam reported by Australian tourist

The traveler said she did not receive the services advertised for the tour, which turned out to be unlicensed.
May 26, 2018 | 10:39 am GMT+7

In central Hanoi, foreign tourists turn train track into outdoor studio

It’s a front yard for locals and an attraction for tourists.
May 22, 2018 | 02:03 pm GMT+7

Up in the air: Paragliding over Vietnam’s watery terraced rice fields

High above and down below, the famous terraced rice fields of Vietnam will not look the same next weekend.
May 12, 2018 | 05:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese mountain lodge named among world’s most unique

Just another reason to visit the roof of Vietnam, Sa Pa.
May 10, 2018 | 06:46 pm GMT+7
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