Heritage and sustainable development discussed in Hue Society

Heritage and sustainable development discussed in Hue

A conference titled ‘Heritage and Sustainable Development’ was held on May 21 by the International Association of French Francophone Mayors (AIMF) in the ancient imperial city of Hue in the central province of Thua Thien Hue.
Travel

Luxury cruiser arrives at Chan May port

The luxury cruise liner Celebrity Millennium of Malta with over 1,600 tourists and crew members docked at the Chan May port in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on April 7.
Society

Upgrade of Chan May Port to complete by May

Chairman of the Thua Thien-Hue People’s Committee Nguyen Van Cao said the province has reached agreement with the Royal Caribbean Cruise Company of Malta on speeding up the upgrade of Chan May Port to welcome cruise liners.
Culture - Sports

World Heritage treasure in Vietnam

Over the past two decades, eight sites and eight cultural practices in Vietnam have been inscribed in UNESCO’s lists of world tangible and intangible heritage, while four national documentary heritage were added to the Memory of the World list.
Culture - Sports

Nguyen-era royal documents useful for conservation work

The vast archive of administrative documents of the Nguyen Dynasty, many of them bearing the seal and handwritings by the Nguyen kings, will be very useful for the conservation and restoration of World Heritage royal relics in the ancient imperial city of Hue, an expert told the Vietnam News Agency.
Society

Buddha’s birthday celebrated in Hue

The Huong (Perfume) River in the ancient imperial city of Hue, the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, was lighted up with seven huge lotus lanterns on May 6, signaling the start of Lord Buddha’s 2558th birthday celebrations.
Travel

Crowds flock to ancient Hue imperial city

The golden tourism week with big discounts to attract tourists to the ancient imperial city of Hue , the central province of Thua Thien-Hue , which closed on December 30, is a big success, according to the Hue Monuments Conservation Centre.
Community-based tourism lures visitors to Hue Travel

Community-based tourism lures visitors to Hue

Holidaymakers to the central province of Thua Thien–Hue can now engage in community-based tours besides the must-have visits to royal relic sites in the ancient imperial city of Hue.
Travel

Thua Thien – Hue set to welcome more tourists

The central province of Thua Thien – Hue has set a target of welcoming between 2 and 2.5 million visitors during the National Tourism Year 2012 for the North Central Region, with a series of cultural activities, tourist products and new infrastructure.