Mountain pass offers stunning panoramic vista of Ha Giang
On a cool autumn day, my friend and I were lucky enough to visit Ma Pi Leng Pass, considered the king of all passes in Viet Nam, which locates in Meo Vac district in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang.
Royal Caribbean Cruise's luxury cruise ship Celebrity Millennium docked at Hon Gai Port in Ha Long with nearly 2,200 visitors from the US, Canada, the UK, and Australia on Wednesday.
Viviana Castro, director of the Argentina Chamber of Commerce, said Viet Nam has become an attractive tourist destination for Argentinean visitors in recent years, with an estimated 10,000 visitors coming from the Tango nation each year.
A Japanese cultural festival will be organised at Ha Noi's Giang Vo Exhibition Center to welcome the New Year at the end of December.
Foreign and domestic visitors to HCM City will have the opportunity to attend several festivals between December and January.
Eat some symbolism On Top of Ha Noi
When you get to high places, lofty musings are in order. Lucy Sexton does the needful after getting to the highest spot on Ha Noi's culinary scene and tucking into some lamb chops with relish.
Fansipan climbers get medals
Since the end of last month, the Hoang Lien Son National Park in the northern province of Lao Cai has organised ceremonies to honour tourists who have climbed Mountain Fansipan, Viet Nam's highest mountain.
Ha Tinh opens tourist rest-stop
The central province of Ha Tinh has opened a tourist rest-stop in the Song Nghen eco-tourism area in Can Loc District.
Da Lat shines with sunflowers
Da Lat City is especially beautiful now as wild sunflowers are in bloom in the Tay Nguyen (Central Highland) region.
Hau Giang to revive famous market
Nga Bay floating market, one of most famous floating markets in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta, is an attractive destination in Hau Giang Province.
Ha Long Bay marks key anniversary
As Quang Ninh celebrates two decades of the bay's UNESCO recognition, the province is tackling problems that threaten to tarnish the heritage site, such as environmental pollution and unsustainable tourism development.
Da Nang eatery offers taste of the past
Da Nang eatery offers taste of the past

Madame Lan brings together historic architecture and traditional dishes in a restored colonial complex on the Han River. Hoai Nam reports.

Remember traffic laws when taking a photo
Remember traffic laws when taking a photo

Last week during his tour through Viet Nam promoting a whisky brand, David Beckham posted a photo on Facebook: A young woman in Ha Noi was taking a picture of him from her motorbike, while carrying an infant between her knees and without a helmet.

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Singaporeans unite to help scammed Vietnamese tourist Singaporeans unite to help scammed Vietnamese tourist

The assistance that Singaporeans gave a Vietnamese tourist who was scammed when he bought an iPhone 6 in Singapore has earned much attention and applause from Vietnamese newspapers and netizens.

Old apartments remain in state of disrepair Old apartments remain in state of disrepair

There are more than 1,500 old apartment buildings at risk of collapse across Viet Nam, but in the last decade, only five per cent were rebuilt.

Province backs cable car to cave Province backs cable car to cave

Authorities in central Quang Binh Province have given the go ahead for a highly controversial cable car system connecting various sites in the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to the world's biggest cave, Son Doong.

Edward Scissorhands among free outdoor films Edward Scissorhands among free outdoor films

Saigon Outcast will hold two free Thursday outdoor film screenings this month.

Tax not the solution to online gaming issue 1    Tax not the solution to online gaming issue

A 10 per cent tax on the online gaming industry recently proposed by the Ministry of Finance aims to address the connection between the increase in gaming addiction and game-related crimes among youngsters by charging them more to fuel their addiction.