Ancient house in Ma May

Ancient house in Ma May

NDO – Ma May, a rare quarter that still retains several old houses, has created one of the characteristics of Hanoi. Hanoi’s streets are becoming increasingly crowded and traditional features can sometimes be hidden behind modern life. But if one takes the time to relax and look around, the ancient features begin to reveal themselves. (Aug 11, 2018 12:10:10)

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City named among Asia's best destinations for 2018 by Lonely Planet

  Jul 17, 2018 10:15:23
NDO - The prestigious travel guide company Lonely Planet has recently selected the 10 most attractive destinations in Asia that visitors should not miss in 2018, with Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City among the top recommendations.  

Green Nuoc Mooc stream in Quang Binh

  Jul 16, 2018 10:03:12
NDO – Nestled under evergreen forests, its limestone ranges covered with jungle, Nuoc Mooc stream resembles a glittering green silk scarf, bringing a charming beauty to Quang Binh mountain and forest.  

Quang Binh approves trial tour to explore Vom and Gieng Vooc Caves

  Jul 11, 2018 19:38:01
NDO – Quang Binh provincial authorities have approved the operation of a trial ecological tour to explore Vom and Gieng Vooc caves from July 15, 2018 to January 15, 2019, according to an announcement by the local People’s Committee on July 11. 

Pu Luong – A majestic place for summer getaway in northern Vietnam

  Jul 10, 2018 09:33:00
NDO – This summer, if backpackers have satisfied themselves with the most popular places in northern Vietnam, such as Tam Dao National Park and foggy Sapa town, they can opt for Pu Luong Nature Reserve, a true off-the-beaten-track getaway in western Thanh Hoa province.  

Ca Mau cape set to become major eco-tourism centre by 2025

  Jun 26, 2018 11:28:19
NDO – Ca Mau cape in the southernmost province of Ca Mau is set to become a major eco-tourism centre for visitors to the Mekong River Delta by 2025, according to a Prime Minister-approved master plan for the development of Ca Mau Cape National Tourism Site towards 2030. 

Lang Co town – A quiet retreat for summer escapes

  Jun 25, 2018 09:43:08
NDO – The small Lang Co town in Phu Loc district, Thua Thien – Hue province is located on the root of the imposing Hai Van mountain range. Endowed with over 10km long beach sloping gently to the pure water sea to shape an arc with the long and beautiful sand, Lang Co is a quiet note for summer escape.  

Thanh Hoa’s tourism needs reform towards sustainable development

  Jun 20, 2018 17:14:30
NDO/VNA – Bestowed with gorgeous natural landscapes and a diverse cultural space, the northern central province of Thanh Hoa has huge potential to branch out a wide range of tourism products, however, it faces calls for reform towards sustainable tourism development. 

Nearly 100 paragliders to fly at Da Nang competition

  Jun 11, 2018 17:41:51
NDO – Nearly 100 fliers from clubs nationwide and overseas will compete in a paragliding race, entitled ‘Fly over Tien Sa’, which will take place in the central coastal city of Da Nang on June 22-24. 

Vietnam’s northwest region: A wild and charming retreat for travel lovers

  May 21, 2018 09:49:22
NDO – Vietnam’s northwest region has long been an attractive destination for travel lovers as they are welcomed by rolling hills, dense forests, and magnificent waterfalls. Anyone who sets foot in the land is awed by its wild and charming beauty. 

Ha Giang culture-tourism space opens

  May 12, 2018 17:57:08
NDO – A cultural – tourism space, displaying products of the ethnic groups in Ha Giang province, opened at the 26/3 Square of Ha Giang city, on May 12. 

Hanoi inaugurates new pedestrian street along West Lake

  May 12, 2018 12:26:34
NDO – The second pedestrian street in Hanoi - a space for art and street food - was officially opened on May 11 at the lotus lake area, Trinh Cong Son Street, Nhat Tan Ward and adjacent areas. 

Doi Son pagoda in Ha Nam gets special national relic status

  May 04, 2018 08:43:17
NDO/VNA – The People’s Committee of Ha Nam province hosted a ceremony on May 3 to receive a certificate recognizing Doi Son (or Long Doi Son) pagoda as a special national relic site and to kick off Doi Son pagoda festival 2018.  

Tourist arrivals to Da Nang surge 14 percent on holidays

  May 03, 2018 18:13:48
NDO/VNA – The number of tourists travelling to the central coastal city of Da Nang reached more than 355,500 over the holidays from April 28 to May 1, a year-on-year surge of 14.2 percent. 

Recognised global geopark title to become a driver for Cao Bang tourism: expert

  Apr 27, 2018 17:38:30
NDO - The Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark in the northern province of Cao Bang has been declared as a new member of the UNESCO Global Network of National Geoparks, which will open up a great opportunity for Cao Bang to fuel its tourism growth if the locality can take full advantage of the exceptional values of the geopark, according to Prof. Dr. Ta Hoa Phuong.