Sculpted path narrates Da Lat history in red basaltic soil
A kilometre long path snaking through a red basaltic soil hill with sculptures carved out of its sides is set to become a popular tourist attraction in the Central Highlands City of Da Lat.
Vietnamese Vespa lovers hit European roads
Members of the Ha Noi Vespa Club set a record by becoming the first aficionados of the iconic Italian scooter from Southeast Asia to attend a four-day global meet in Italy. Lan Dung reports on their experience
A veritable feast from the southeast
Beef is the standout specialty of the Sau Sanh Restaurant: barbequed ribs, hotspots and grilled dishes that attract diners from near and far. My Duyen samples the fare with relish.
Diverse themes mark coffee shop culture
With a blend of tradition and modernity, Sai Gon, officially known as Ho Chi Minh City, has recently offered a wide range of coffee shops for trendy Asian youth.
The Dak Lak Province People's Committee has decided to set up a tourism information and promotion centre in Buon Ma Thuot City, known as the capital of coffee.
The Ba Ria-Vung Tau People's Committee plans to develop Long Hai town in Long Dien District into a luxurious beach tourism spot.
A new adventure tour to Son Doong, the world's largest cave, in Bo Trach District, Quang Binh Province, has attracted more than 160 tourists as of June 26, according to the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
The An Giang Province People's Committee on Wednesday recognised Cam (Forbidden) Mountain in Tinh Bien District as a tourism zone.
The central city of Da Nang has got a giant Ferris wheel, one of the 10 largest in the world, at the Asian Park.
Thien Phat raises the stakes for vegan dining
The pagoda-inspired cuisine will delight both vegetarians and their carnivorous companions. Nguyen Khanh Chi reports.
The flower city of Da Lat will hold a summer festival called Mua tren pho nui (Rain in mountain city) from August 7 to 10, and hopes to turn its rainy season into a tourist attraction.
A veritable feast from the southeast
A veritable feast from the southeast

Beef is the standout specialty of the Sau Sanh Restaurant: barbequed ribs, hotspots and grilled dishes that attract diners from near and far. My Duyen samples the fare with relish.

Killing the goose?
Killing the goose?

Tourists, especially backpackers, who love drinking beer at night on Vietnamese streets might soon have to think twice. The Health Ministry is hoping to introduce a ban on selling beers or any alcoholic beverages after 10pm. This is part of a draft law to stop the ill effects of booze on the community, particularly in lowering the dreadful number of roads deaths.

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China continues East Sea aggression China continues East Sea aggression

China continued to maintain its illegal presence and aggression in Vietnamese waters yesterday as more condemnation of its actions came from US and Philippine officials.

Single father's formula for mother's milk 6    Single father's formula for mother's milk

The baby began to cry just as the taxi started moving.Trinh Tuan was at a loss. He had no previous experience of taking care of any baby, and here he was, alone with his 14-day-old baby daughter for the first time, going home from the Tu Du Hospital in HCM City.

BIDV funds $53 million road in Laos 1    BIDV funds $53 million road in Laos

The Bank for Investment and Development of Viet Nam (BIDV) will lend US$53.16 million to Laos to help the country build a road in its northern province of Houaphanh.

Delta faces major water crisis Delta faces major water crisis

More efforts must be made to efficiently manage and use scarce water resources of the Mekong River as climate change and rapid development to produce electricity have threatened its sustainability.

Three guys, one camera, an Irish goal Three guys, one camera, an Irish goal

It has been difficult getting back to normal life for Iain McNamara and his peers after their one-year trip through 22 countries.