Young tourism start-up provides exciting experience for visitors to Ben Tre

Young tourism start-up provides exciting experience for visitors to Ben Tre

NDO – Born in Ben Tre Province in 1983, Director of the C2T Media and Tourism Company Vo Van Phong has utilised his homeland’s indigenous natural advantages to find a different way to design tours for visitors to the locality.  (Nov 11, 2019 08:57:30)


Programme spotlighting Viet Bac region’s heritage sites kicks off in Lang Son

  Nov 05, 2019 10:40:50
NDO – The 2019 “Crossing the Heritage Lands of the Viet Bac Region” programme kicked off at Hung Vuong Square in Son La Province on November 4. 

Promoting Ho Chi Minh City tourism at WTM London

  Nov 04, 2019 16:48:21
NDO – The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism, on January 4, announced the Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Promotion Programme at the World Travel Market London (WTM London) 2019. 

'Cha com' brings taste of Hanoi’s autumn

  Nov 02, 2019 18:26:06
Unlike other kinds of cha, such as cha ruoi (nereididae sandworm omelette), cha ca (charcoal grilled fish) and cha muc (fried patties with squid eggs), which are mainly composed of aquacultural ingredients, cha com is mainly made of com (young sticky rice flakes) and has the subtle scent of new rice. Other ingredients for the dish include lean pork and pork paste.  

Vietjet launches new Da Nang - Tokyo route

  Oct 31, 2019 16:52:16
NDO – Vietnam’s private budget carrier Vietjet Air on October 31 officially launched the fifth international flight from Vietnam to Japan, connecting the coastal city of Da Nang with Haneda Airport in of Tokyo. 

Vietnam among world’s top 10 in international arrivals growth

  Oct 31, 2019 16:25:32
NDO – International visitors to Vietnam increased from 8 million in 2015 to 15.5 million in 2018 with a growth rate of 25% per year, ranking among 10 countries posting the highest growth in international tourist arrivals. 

Story of Vietnamese “banh mi” introduced in foreign newspaper

  Oct 30, 2019 09:49:18
NDO/VNA – “Hard to resist” is what Theign Yie Phan, a head chef of a restaurant, describes Vietnamese “banh mi” (sandwich), which opens an article entitled “Story of the banh mi: Vietnam’s super sandwich that took on the world” run in the South China Morning Post. 

CNN’s videos help Hanoi lure more international visitors

  Oct 30, 2019 09:33:25
NDO/VNA – The publicity campaign on Hanoi conducted by the US Cable News Network (CNN) under an MoU with the city has helped attract international holiday-makers to the Vietnamese capital, according to Hanoi’s Department of Tourism. 

Vietnam welcomes over 1.6 million foreign visitors in October

  Oct 29, 2019 17:14:48
NDO – According to the General Statistics Office, October was the first month that the number of international visitors to Vietnam reached over 1.6 million, bringing the total number of international visitors to Vietnam in the first ten months of 2019 to 14.5 million people. 

Vietnam impresses at Canada’s international tourism and travel show

  Oct 27, 2019 14:39:57
NDO – Vietnamese destinations impressed international friends at the 31st Montreal International Tourism and Travel Show, which is taking place in Canada’s Motreal city from October 25-27. 

Dried milk cicadas: A must try dish for visitors to Son La

  Oct 27, 2019 14:25:49
Originating in the ethnic region of Thai, milk cicada fried with sour fresh bamboo and roasted cricket may not be to everyone’s taste. But for the locals here, it is a meal that makes them proud. 

Hue plans to launch bike tourism service

  Oct 26, 2019 20:30:17
NDO/VNA - Vietnam's former imperial capital of Hue plans to pilot a public bicycle service that will provide hundreds of tourists with an option to view its downtown streets. 

Foreign arrivals to Hanoi surge 10.8%

  Oct 26, 2019 11:25:32
NDO/VNA – Hanoi has welcomed more than 5.3 million foreign arrivals so far this year, up 10.8% from the same period in 2018. 

Belgian beer festival underway in Hai Phong

  Oct 26, 2019 10:54:24
NDO/VNA – The Belgian beer festival is underway in the northern port city of Hai Phong from October 25-27, starting a series of Belgian festivals and events in the locality. 

Pedestrian street – cultural brand of Hanoi

  Oct 25, 2019 16:01:22
NDO – After three years of pilot operation, the pedestrian streetsaround Hoan Kiem Lake and surrounding areas have become a community cultural space as well as a ‘stage’ for many national and international cultural and tourism activities, attracting more visitors to the capital city.