HCMC prepares for Tết
HCM City will host cultural and amusement events at many places in the downtown area during the Tết (Lunar New Year) holiday, which begin on 16 February 2018.
Tây Tựu Flower Village, the largest flower growing area in the capital, is a must-see for tourists before Tết (Lunar New Year) holiday with countless flowers all in full bloom.
Russia’s folk dance troupe “Siberian Patterns” will come to Việt Nam to perform at the 2018 Huế Festival scheduled from April 28 to May 2 in the ancient capital of Huế, according to the event organisers.
Huế city won the prize for “ASEAN Clean Tourist City” during the ASEAN Tourism Forum 2018 (ATF), Nguyễn Văn Thành, chairman of the city People’s Committee, has announced.
People travelling to the Mekong Delta during Tết should visit Sa Đéc flower village in Đồng Tháp Province to admire flowers blooming in vivid colours and the bustling atmosphere.
Cửa Vạn, a small fishing village in Quảng Ninh, has been recognised as one of the world’s 16 most picturesque villages by travel blog Journeyetc.com.
Việt Nam’s two main cities have made the list of top 10 cities for budget-conscious backpackers in Southeast Asia for 2018 drawn up by Numbeo, the world’s largest database of user-contributed data providing information on the cost of living world-wide.
The U.K-based Telegraph newspaper has unveiled a list of the top 10 best train journeys in Asia for international visitors in 2018, and it comes as a great surprise that Việt Nam’s North-South railway line is on the list.
Visitors to the Mekong Delta province of Đồng Tháp should take a trip to the farms in the Lai Vung area where farmers earn a living growing pink tangerine.
HCM City’s Bến Thành Market area houses the oldest and most famous tea store in the city, opened in the early 20th century.