Vietnamese geopark among world’s best views

Vietnamese geopark among world’s best views

A UNESCO-recognised geopark in the northern province of Cao Bang has been listed among 50 best views in the world by US news site Insider. (12 hours ago)


Vietnamese firms attend Asia’s food fair in Singapore

  Jul 18, 2019 11:33:41
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese firms are taking part in the 2019 Specialty and Fine Food Asia (SFFA 2019), which opened in Singapore on July 17. 

Google Doodles honours Hoi An ancient town

  Jul 16, 2019 17:14:29
NDO – Vietnam’s ancient city of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam was honoured by Google Doodles for the first time on Google Vietnamese homepage ( as a World Cultural Heritage and the most charming city in the world in 2019. 

Winners of Vietnam Tourism Awards 2019 honoured

  Jul 16, 2019 11:45:28
NDO – A ceremony was held in Hanoi on July 15 to honour the winners of the Vietnam Tourism Awards, as part of activities marking the 59th founding anniversary of the Vietnamese tourism sector (July 9, 1960 – 2019). 

Da Lat flower festival to run in December

  Jul 16, 2019 09:34:16
NDO/VNA – The Central Highlands province of Lam Dong unveiled that it will run its Da Lat flower festival in Da Lat and Bao Loc cities and a number of districts from December 20 to 24. 

Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam intensify tourism connectivity

  Jul 15, 2019 21:44:54
NDO/VNA – The building of a plan on tourism development at the Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam Development Triangle Area was the main topic of a seminar in Pleiku city, the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai, on July 15. 

Vietnam’s resorts listed among top 15 in Asia

  Jul 15, 2019 16:38:57
NDO – Two luxury resorts in Phu Quoc island district, the southern province of Kien Giang, and the central city of Da Nang, Vietnam, have been listed among the top 15 resort hotels in Asia in a recent readers’ vote of the US travel magazine Travel & Leisure. 

Hanoi street carnival marks 20th anniversary of ‘City for Peace’ title

  Jul 15, 2019 12:58:47
NDO – A street carnival was held on the walking street around the Hoan Kiem Lake on July 14, with the participation of nearly 100 professional domestic and international artists. 

Porridge noodles – a famous dish in Nghe An province

  Jul 13, 2019 17:26:26
'Chao canh' (porridge noodles), a famous Nghe An specialty, is not a combination of noodles and porridge as its name suggests. 

Vietnam’s North-South Railway listed among world’s top ten most beautiful

  Jul 13, 2019 17:01:41
NDO – Vietnam’s Thong Nhat (Reunification) Express, also called the North-South railway route, has been listed by the Russia’s Sputnik news agency among the ten most beautiful of its kind in the world. 

Cautions for Vietnamese visitors to Sri Lanka loosened

  Jul 13, 2019 12:15:52
NDO – The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) issued document No. 976/TCDL-KH on July 11, noting that international travel service enterprises can continue to organise tours for Vietnamese tourists to Sri Lanka. 

Hanoi in world’s 20 top foodie walking tours

  Jul 12, 2019 17:22:10
NDO/VNA – Foodies to the capital city of Hanoi could not miss banh da ca (soup made with tea-coloured noodles which comes from northern Hai Phong city) and banh cuon (steamed rolled pancakes), The Guardian suggested. 

Vietnam’s Hoi An named the world’s best city of 2019

  Jul 12, 2019 11:48:16
NDO – Vietnam’s ancient city of Hoi An in the central Quang Nam province was named the world’s best city of 2019 by the New York-based Travel + Leisure magazine. 

Ngo festival – The biggest festival of Cong ethnic people in Lai Chau

  Jul 11, 2019 11:57:47
NDO – ‘Ngo’(Corn) festival, also known as the “rainy season” festival, is the biggest traditional festival of the year for the Cong ethnic people in Lai Chau province. 

Dong Thap Cultural and Tourism Week opens

  Jul 11, 2019 11:05:45
NDO – The Dong Thap Cultural and Tourism Week officially kicked off with a ceremony held in the Mekong River Delta province’s Cao Lanh City on July 10.