Water God's abode at your service in Central Highlands national park
We needed to come up for fresh air after being submerged in hard work for weeks.
Viet Nam has won the No 1 spot on a list of the Top Hotels in Southeast Asia in the Readers Choice Awards of one of the world's most prestigious magazines, Conde Nast Traveler.
The Dong Van Plateau in the northern province of Ha Giang has received 80,832 visitors this year, including 4,412 international tourists.
A ceremony in recognition of Con Dao National Park as an international wetlands area will take place tomorrow, according to the People's Committee of Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province.
Thai Nguyen Province officials have announced the sixth tourism programme Through Viet Bac Heritage Sites to be held November 14 to 20.
"The southern Khmer ethnic minority group – solidarity towards the island" is the theme of the sixth Khmer festival of culture, sports and tourism to be held in Hau Giang Province from November 27-29.
Fun flavours on the tip of many tongues
A restaurant with a French name and a Japanese chef avoids both nations and serves sensible combinations of Italian, Chinese and Spanish cuisines. Lucy Sexton is pleasantly surprised.
Cam Chau village, a suburb of Hoi An home to more than 1,200 people, has created a tour for visitors interested in Vietnamese farming and wining and dining.
A museum focusing on ancient architecture, the Vinahouse Space, has just opened in the central province of Quang Nam's Dien Ban District. It hosts what is believed to be the biggest old house in Viet Nam.
The Dao Co (Stork Island), located in Thanh Mien District in the northern province of Hai Duong, has been named a national relic, local authorities have said.
The Women's Museum in the south-central province of Ninh Thuan on Tuesday opened an exhibition about the custom of betel and areca chewing of Vietnamese ethnic minorities. Photos and various objects make up the exhibition.
Fun flavours on the tip of many tongues
Fun flavours on the tip of many tongues

A restaurant with a French name and a Japanese chef avoids both nations and serves sensible combinations of Italian, Chinese and Spanish cuisines. Lucy Sexton is pleasantly surprised.

Prisoner escapes the pot
Prisoner escapes the pot

Police in Phu Duc commune in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta Province are keeping their eyes wide open, night and day, to ensure their latest prisoner doesn't escape.

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PM's India visit to bolster strategic ties 4    PM's India visit to bolster strategic ties

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung begins an official visit to India today, aiming to consolidate the strategic partnership between both countries and take it to new heights.

Law to ease real estate restrictions 1    Law to ease real estate restrictions

Most National Assembly members yesterday agreed that the amended Housing Law should allow more foreigners to be eligible to buy or own houses in Viet Nam.

National team in training ahead of AFC challenge 1    National team in training ahead of AFC challenge

The Japanese coach of Viet Nam's national football team, Toshyia Miura, says that fitness and tactics will be his priorities in a 10-day training camp in the southern province of Binh Duong.

Bear bile tourism shuts down in Ha Long Bear bile tourism shuts down in Ha Long

Bear bile tourism in the northern province of Quang Ninh's Ha Long City has finally been shut down, according to the non-governmental organisation Education for Nature – Viet Nam (ENV).

Artist restores traditional values through paper Artist restores traditional values through paper

Artist Phan Hai Bang, who created a very special type of paper called truc chi, is now working with his team to bring back what he calls "old values" in a really big way.