Grilled meatballs in Lang Son

Grilled meatballs in Lang Son

Whenever it comes to Vietnamese meatballs, people usually think of the so-called sour meatballs in Thanh Hoa or the tasty fried meatballs found on Hang Bong St, Hanoi. However, the Grilled Meatballs in Lang Son would still leave a lasting impression on anyone who is lucky enough to try them.  (Nov 19, 2017)


2018 National Tourism Year to attract 16 million visitors

  Nov 07, 2017
NDO – The ‘2018 National Tourism Year – Ha Long – Quang Ninh’ programme, with around 50 cultural and art activities which promises to attract 16 million visitors. 

Maximum of 900 guests allowed to visit Son Doong in 2018

  Nov 01, 2017
NDO – Oxalis tour operator, the only travel company allowed to organise tours to the well-known Son Doong Cave, in the central province of Quang Binh, officially opened its ticket sales to explore the world’s largest cave for 2018, with a route of four days and three nights. 

Hanoi destined for Vietnam craft village exhibition

  Nov 01, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Craft Village Trade Fair 2017 (CraftViet 2017) will take place from November 9-13 in Hanoi, featuring 250 booths showcasing products from 24 cities and provinces nationwide, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. 

Year-end tourism festival to feature promotional tours

  Oct 31, 2017
NDO – A year-end tourism festival will take place at the Ly Thai To flower park in Hanoi from November 3-5, providing useful tourist information as well as promotional tours. 

CNN continues series to promote Hanoi tourism

  Oct 31, 2017
NDO - The US Cable News Network (CNN) is continuing to broadcast its programme series ‘Hanoi: POV’ to provide its audience with an insider’s point of view on Vietnam’s vibrant capital, until November 8. 

October the 7th month to witness Vietnam welcoming over 1 million international visitors

  Oct 30, 2017
NDO – Vietnam once again welcomed over 1 million international tourists this month, an increase of 5% over September, announced the General Statistics Office on October 29.  

Goi ngo sen (Lotus stem salad)

  Oct 29, 2017
A refreshing dish for hot days, “goi ngo sen” is healthy, vibrant, delicious on its own and certainly crunchy.  

Festival honours Mai Son coffee in Son La

  Oct 28, 2017
NDO – Mai Son Coffee Festival, promoting traditional features and local products, was organised in Mai Son district, Son La province on October 27.  

Delta calls for VND150 trillion investment in tourism and infrastructure

  Oct 25, 2017
NDO – Localities in the Mekong Delta region have called for investment in 33 projects in the groups of real estate and tourism, with a total investment of nearly VND7.8 trillion (US$343.2 million), along with 45 other projects related to industry, agriculture, processing and logistics infrastructure development with a total capital of VND150 trillion (US$6.6 billion). 

Ho Chi Minh City and Gyeongju prepare for World Cultural Festival 2017

  Oct 25, 2017
NDO - Ho Chi Minh City is pushing the coordination among the concerned parties to quickly complete the preparations for the Ho Chi Minh City–Gyeongju World Cultural Festival 2017. 

Hanoi among world’s top 10 fastest growing tourism cities

  Oct 24, 2017
NDO - Hanoi has been ranked seventh on a new list of the world’s fastest-growing tourism cities, with a 16.4% average annual growth rate in the 2009 - 2016 period, according to the MasterCard Global Destinations Cities Index 2017. 

Diwali Festival to light up Hanoi

  Oct 23, 2017
NDO – The second Diwali Fest 2017, the annual Indian light festival, will be held at the Indian Cultural Centre, No.63 Tran Hung Dao Street, Hoan Kiem District, in Hanoi, at 5pm on October 27. 

Tourism activities to be paused on Son Tra Peninsula during APEC Week

  Oct 22, 2017
NDO – All tourism activities will be temporarily suspended on Son Tra Peninsula in the central city of Da Nang during the APEC Summit Week from November 2-11.  

Dried Buffalo Meat

  Oct 22, 2017
All ethnic groups in the North-western region of Vietnam have their very own cuisines that reflect their unique culture. Among these cuisines, the most popular one might be ham. However, there is a speciality in Dien Bien whose fame has reached many other parts of the country. Without a doubt, any traveler to Dien Bien must try that Dried Buffalo Meat dish in order to fully enjoy their time in this mysterious land.