Vietnam gets ready to host 2019 ASEAN Tourism Forum

Vietnam gets ready to host 2019 ASEAN Tourism Forum

NDO – Vietnam is ready to host the 2019 ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF), which will take place in Ha Long city, in the northern province of Quang Ninh, from January 14-18, announced the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST) at a press conference held in Hanoi on January 9. (Jan 10, 2019 12:07:43)


Son Doong listed among dream destinations in 2019

  Jan 04, 2019 11:56:39
NDO – The world’s largest known cave, Son Doong, in Quang Binh province, has been named as one of the dream destinations of 2019 in an article by the prestigious travel guide company Lonely Planet. 

Vietnam welcomes first international visitors in 2019

  Jan 01, 2019 18:29:24
NDO – Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, as well as many provinces and cities, organised ceremonies to welcome their first international visitors, on January 1. 

New Year flag salute ceremony held at nation’s easternmost mainland point

  Jan 01, 2019 18:19:51
NDO – A national flag salute ceremony was held on January 1 in the country’s easternmost mainland point of Mui Dien, Phu Yen province, where the first sunlight is welcomed in the country. 

National Tourism Year 2019 launches in Khanh Hoa

  Jan 01, 2019 12:18:22
NDO – A grand ceremony took place in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa province, on December 31 to launch the National Tourism Year 2019 and welcome New Year 2019. 

Vietnam Airlines launches HCM City-Van Don route

  Dec 30, 2018 22:01:53
NDO/VNA – The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on December 30 opened a new air route connecting Ho Chi Minh City and Van Don international airport in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, which officially became operational on the same day. 

Have a bite of nostalgia with 'Chao suon'

  Dec 30, 2018 13:35:23
For many Vietnamese people ‘chao suon’, a bowl with simple ingredients such as porridge, pork ribs and salted shredded meat is their dish of choice. 

Culture-Tourism Village to host assorted activities to welcome New Year 2019

  Dec 27, 2018 16:42:28
NDO – Assorted activities to welcome New Year 2019 will be held at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism, in the Dong Mo tourism area of Son Tay town, Hanoi, during a four-day holiday from December 29, 2018 to January 1, 2019. 

Measures to remove obstacles in tourism infrastructure

  Dec 26, 2018 17:57:18
NDO – At the recent 2018 Vietnam Travel and Tourism Summit in November, both domestic and foreign experts shared proposals to remove obstacles that hinder the development of Vietnamese tourism. 

Hoi An opens old temple complex to public

  Dec 24, 2018 18:24:41
NDO/VNA – Hoi An city, the central province of Quang Nam, opened a temple complex first built in 1626 to the public for visits in early December.  

Central region to host diverse activities to celebrate New Year 2019

  Dec 23, 2018 14:46:39
NDO – Cities and provinces in Vietnam’s central region will host a wide range of activities in celebration of New Year 2019. 

Festival introduces amazing Thailand to Hanoians

  Dec 23, 2018 14:44:27
NDO – The first-ever Amazing Thailand Festival kicked off at the pedestrian space around Hoan Kiem (Sword) Lake in Hanoi on December 22, by the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT). 

Rice paper salad – A popular street food in Vietnam

  Dec 23, 2018 14:39:14
‘Banh trang tron’ (rice paper salad), has recently become a popular street food for young people in big cities in Vietnam. 

Trang Bang dew-wetted rice paper honoured

  Dec 21, 2018 13:56:34
NDO – On December 20, a cultural and tourism week officially opened in Trang Bang district, the southern province of Tay Ninh, aiming to honour ‘banh trang’ (rice paper). 

Traditional festival of Pa Co ethnic group restaged in Thua Thien – Hue

  Dec 21, 2018 12:06:37
NDO – The Aza Koonh traditional festival of Pa Co ethnic group was restaged on December 20 in Hong Van commune, A Luoi mountainous district, Thua Thien – Hue province.