Tourism offers escape from poverty Videos

Tourism offers escape from poverty

With its stunning landscape and distinctive indigenous culture, Lam Binh district in Tuyen Quang province holds huge potential for developing community tourism and poverty alleviation.
The future of homestays in Vietnam Travel

The future of homestays in Vietnam

The number of people coming to Vietnam combining business with tourism has increased significantly in recent times, and is one of the reasons for arrival numbers to jump in recent years.
Tourism boom threatens Cham Island ecosystem Environment

Tourism boom threatens Cham Island ecosystem

A large area of sea grass on the Cham Islands, off the coast of Hoi An, have been damaged due to the rapid increase in speed boats over the past several decades—another sign that mass tourism and unsustainable development threaten the rich ecosystem on the islands.
An Bang Seaside Village wins award Travel

An Bang Seaside Village wins award

An Bang Seaside Village, a home-stay complex in An Bang beach of Hội An City, has received the ASEAN Homestays 2016 award from the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).
Vietnam ranks best for homestays Travel

Vietnam ranks best for homestays

Homestays in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam have been named 1st in the top eight best Christmas trips for solo travellers by Wanderlust, a prestigious magazine from the UK.
Vietnam takes part in cultural exchange Society

Vietnam takes part in cultural exchange

Twenty-nine outstanding young Vietnamese people and other ASEAN and Japanese youths will take part in the Ship for Southeast Asian Youth Programme from October 27, starting in Tokyo, Japan.