|Golden: Terraced rice fields in the mystical mountain town of Sa Pa. — VNS File Photo. |Viet Nam News
Việt Nam has been voted one of the 20 most beautiful countries in the world by readers of Rough Guides, the renowned British travel site.
An article on the site at www.roughguides.com advises foreign tourists and those with a passion for traveling and adventure tours to drop by the Southeast Asian country, which has been ranked the world’s seventh-fastest growing travel destination by the United Nations World Tourism Organisation.
The site sings the praises of the astonishing rock formations in the UNESCO world heritage site Hạ Long Bay and the endless beauty of terraced rice fields in the mystical mountain town of Sa Pa. Travellers should not miss these priceless nature treasures, the site advises.