NDO – Since the 1980s, alongside the country’s renovation, folk festivals have gradually been restored and strongly developed over recent years. The trend of restoring folk festivals in contemporary social life contributes to affirming the local cultural identities, as well as attracting more visitors.
NDO – The sixth Quang Nam Heritage Festival 2017 officially wrapped up at a ceremony held in the ancient city of Hoi An, in the central province of Quang Nam on June 14, with Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh in attendance .
NDO – With its beautiful natural landscape and unique cultural identity of ethnic minorities, Sa Pa town, in Lao Cai province, is focusing on developing community-based tourism (homestay), in an attempt to reduce overcrowding in urban areas and remove poverty, as well as developing sustainable tourism in association with the protection of it’s cultural identity and local ecological environment.
NDO – The Southwestern province of An Giang is blessed with beautiful landscapes and is home to numerous historical relic sites, particularly the Bay Nui (Seven Mountains) region which has great potential for spiritual tourism and ecotourism.
NDO – Vietnam’s budget airline carrier Vietjet Air will launch a promotion programme from June 15 to 18, offering passengers 5,000 promotional tickets priced from just US$ 0 on the Ho Chi Minh City – Hong Kong (China) route.
NDO – The ongoing 2017 Quang Nam Heritage Festival, which opened on June 9 in Tam Ky city, marked a new shift in developing tourism in the southern districts of Quang Nam province, as well as boosting sea and island tourism.
NDO – The Government has agreed to continue to extend the visa exemption policy by an additional year for citizens from five Western European countries, including the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain and Italy.