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Thien Mu Pagoda in Hue as crowded as usual

Thien Mu Pagoda (Heavenly Lady Pagoda) was built in the former imperial capital of Hue in 1601, hence one of the oldest religious buildings in the country.

Quang Binh Culture and Tourism Week 2011

The Quang Binh Culture and Tourism Week 2011 with many plentiful and diversified activities will take place from June 5 to 11, 2011 in Quang Binh Province. This is the first event held to welcome the new ...

Special deals at Saigon-Phu Quoc Resort and Spa

Known as one of the finest resorts in Phu Quoc, the four-star Saigon-Phu Quoc Resort and Spa is the ideal place for workers to spend vacation time.

Measures to preserve Nha Trang Bay discussed

Participants at a seminar on Nha Trang Bay have agreed that one of the measures to preserve the bay is to increase the community’s role in management and exploration of coral ...

Fragile Son Tra is treasure of Danang

Son Tra Peninsula, which has for a long time been considered to be a green lung and wind barrier for Danang City, is famous for its long, white sand beaches, picturesque landscapes and primeval ...

NHK TV to broadcast Son Doong cave reportage

Japan’s NHK World TV will broadcast on June 25 a 3D scientific reportage on Vietnam’s Son Doong cave, which is classified as the largest cave in the world.

Saigontourist receives 2,700 maritime tourists

The Sai Gon Travel Service Company (Saigontourist) welcomed 2,700 foreign tourists and crew sailing aboard the five-star cruise liner SuperStar Virgo, which docked at Lotus port in Ho Chi Minh City on June ...

Southern Fruit Festival in HCM City

The Southern Fruit Festival opened at Suoi Tien Park in HCM City’s District 9 on June 1. The annual event, held by the municipal Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Department of ...

Van Mieu steles listed in UNESCO World Memory Programme

UNESCO has officially included the 82 stone steles honouring doctoral laureates in the Le-Mac dynasties (1442-1779) at Hanoi’s Van Mieu - Quoc Tu Giam (the Temple of Literature) in the Global Memory of ...

Six Senses Con Dao makes top 50

The Six Senses Con Dao in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau is among the world's 50 best new hotels in 2011, according to a list released by Travel+Leisure ...