Ethnic Thai town of Mu Cang Chai highly popular for home-stay visits
Tourists always choose Mu Cang Chai Township in the northern mountainous area of Viet Nam as a destination for home-stays.
Students find passion for rhino rights in S Africa
Vietnamese high school students who won a writing contest flew to South Africa to see rhinos in their natural habitat. They returned home with a message: stop buying rhino horn. Phan Thuy Dung reports.
Salty, sweet ribs and rice will bring you back
Located on the Old Quarter's bustling Dao Duy Tu Street, Com Suon (grilled pork ribs served with rice) is constantly crowded because of it's famous ribs and reasonable prices. It's perfect followed by a cold cup of fruity tea. Minh Trang reports.
Can Tho has been ranked the 10th most beautiful canal city in the world in a list drawn up by the Mysterious World website.
Viet Nam's first top-rope climbing competition will be organised in the world heritage site of Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in Quang Binh Province from August 5 to 20 as part of the Cave Festival.
The Hue Monuments Conservation Centre has opened the house at 145 Phan Dinh Phung Street, King Khai Dinh's consort's, to tourists.
Mui Ne in the southern province of Binh Thuan ranks second among the world's best sand-boarding destinations, according to infotainment blog wonderslist.com, which has listed the "World's 10 Best Sand-boarding Destinations".
Premier Village Danang Resort connects people with nature
Locating on My Khe Beach, one of Asia's most beautiful beaches, Premier Village Danang Resort, spanning over 15ha, offers 118 villas built in a unique architectural design that combines modern and classic styles.
Ba Na Hills welcomes 1,000,000th visitor
HA NOI — Ba Na Hills Resort in the central city of Da Nang held a ceremony welcoming its 1 millionth visitor of 2015 on July 27, the resort's owner, SUN Group, announced.
A sartorial, culinary adventure in Hoi An
Mulberry Garden Restaurant in Hoi An Silk Village offers the centuries old rich, traditional cuisine of the ancient town and Quang Nam Province.
Snorkellers find an escape at Ngoc Islet
Off the coast of Son Tra Peninsula at the foot of the Hai Van Mountain Range, the Ngoc (Pearl) Islet boasts pristine, untouched water perfect for adventurers exploring the area around Da Nang.
Salty, sweet ribs and rice will bring you back
Salty, sweet ribs and rice will bring you back

Located on the Old Quarter's bustling Dao Duy Tu Street, Com Suon (grilled pork ribs served with rice) is constantly crowded because of it's famous ribs and reasonable prices. It's perfect followed by a cold cup of fruity tea. Minh Trang reports.

Fat dogs make more friends
Fat dogs make more friends

Walking with a pup is not enough to make heads turn, unless the owner is a hottie, in which case they don't need a dog in the first place! But we reckon the best way to attract glances is, in fact, to walk a strange looking dog, such as a fluffy white samoyed - or a really fat animal.

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Ha Noi hospital-goers beat heat with free water 1    Ha Noi hospital-goers beat heat with free water

By the time Nguyen Thi Thung, grey-haired and sporting traditional ba ba brown clothes, stops her motorbike near the gates of Ha Noi Cancer Hospital, patients, relatives and street vendors holding empty bottles are already queued up.

Vietnam Airlines launches new-generation Airbus plane Vietnam Airlines launches new-generation Airbus plane

The national flagship carrier Vietnam Airlines held a ceremony on July 2 to receive its first Airbus 350-900 aircraft and announce its upgrade service quality programme and new brand identifying system, marking a major step in bringing the airline into the international arena.

Prime Minister awards merit certificate to swimmer Vien 1    Prime Minister awards merit certificate to swimmer Vien

Nguyen Thi Anh Vien received a Labour Order third class, and a merit certificate from Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on Monday.

Wounds begin to heal between US, Viet Nam Wounds begin to heal between US, Viet Nam

Pham Ba Lu swore thousands of times that he "would not live under the same sky as the United States".