Thang Long - Hanoi

National Day vacation – a chance for travel operators
26/08/2014 | 10:37:00
The four-day long holiday ending on September 2 (known as the National Day) is long-awaited. It marks the last summertime vacation, allowing the public to discover a range of products and services offered by travel companies, both domestically and internationally.

A new domestic tour launched by major travel companies explores the culture of the H’Mong people in the northwest, with a focus on sampling local cuisine and participating in the famous love market.
Vietnam makes HuffPo list of cheapest tourist destinations
Huffington Post, an American online news aggregator and blog, has named Vietnam as one of the countries that can be visited for less than 50 USD a day.
Strawberry farm in Da Lat – fresh tour tickled pink
It was almost midday in early August, but a group of tourists adamantly showed up at a garden in Da Lat city, Central Highlands Lam Dong province – all enthusiastic about having a hot date with strawberries.
Ben Thanh among world’s best food markets
25/10/2013 | 15:16:17
Ben Thanh market, in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City, has been selected by the USA Today as one of the best food markets around the world, which offers a peek into the cultural and culinary lives of the people in the southern hub.
In Dak Lak’s Lak, basking in the upland beauty
25/10/2013 | 11:36:10
Endowed with favourable natural conditions, many high mountains, long rivers and large lakes, the tourism industry of Lak district is relatively developed and is an important chain in tourism development of Dak Lak and Lam Dong provinces. Vietnam Business Forum invites to explore three scenic sites.
Hai Duong develops Stork Island eco-tourism
24/10/2013 | 15:37:43
Local households living near the Stork Island in northern Hai Huong province participated in a training course on building community-based tourism products on the island on October 22-23.
Craft village tourism to tap potential
22/10/2013 | 21:13:15
In Vietnam there are about 3,000 craft villages, of which 400 are traditional villages. However, craft village tourism is not really well developed. The Vietnam Business Forum reports.
Two landscapes in Sa Pa recognised as Vietnam records
22/10/2013 | 15:29:13
Two landscapes in Sa Pa district of the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai have been recognised as Vietnam records by the Vietnam Records Organisation (Vietkings).
ASEAN called for stronger maritime links
Vietnam highlighted the need for ASEAN to boost collaboration on maritime issues at a forum.
Implementation of Uncle Ho’s testament reviewed
A workshop was held to review the implementation of Ho Chi Minh’s testament over the last 45 years.
Party chief's envoy visits China
Le Hong Anh started his two-day visit to China on August 26 as the Party chief's Special Envoy.
EC treasures cooperation with VN
The EC attaches importance to developing its friendship and cooperation with Vietnam.
VN prioritised in India’s Look East policy
The new Indian Government continues to regard VN as a pillar in its Look East policy.
WB praises VN’s response to climate change
The WB highly values the measures the country is taking to cope with climate change.
August CPI growth hits 9-year low
Vietnam's CPI this month increased by 0.22 percent over that of last month.
Party chief’s Special Envoy to visit China
Le Hong Anh, Special Envoy of Party General Secretary, Nguyen Phu Trong will visit China on Aug. 26-27.
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