Winding stairs lead to mysterious Temple of Sea Gods in Phu Quoc
Hundreds of thousands of visitors make the scenic climb to Dinh Cau (Sea Gods Temple) each year.Located on Phu Quoc, the largest island of Viet Nam, the temple offers visitors the chance to listen to the whispering waves and watch the magnificent sunset.
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.
Hai Au Aviation launches seaplane
Hai Au Aviation, the first private airline company to offer seaplane service for tourism in Viet Nam, is providing a new luxury tourism package that features Ha Long Bay.
The number of visitors from Russia, Malaysia, Indonesia, and India has increased sharply during the peak tourism season.
Viet Nam ranks second among best-value destinations to go on a holiday, according to leading global travel search site Skyscanner.
The InterContinental Da Nang Sun Peninsula Resort has been honoured with four awards in various categories at the World Travel Awards.
An Lang unveils righteous legacy
Of all the feudal monuments and sites that visitors to Hue get to enjoy, the most prominent and familiar ones are those that reflect the glory of the Nguyen Dynasty (1802-1945).
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.