According to the General Statistics Office, the number of international tourists to Vietnam reached 1,199,421 in February, increasing 19.1 percent from the previous month and 42.2 percent year-on-year. Foreign tourists in HCM City In the first two months of this year, Vietnam welcomed 2,206,659 international visitors, up 33 percent from the same period last year, marking the first time Vietnam received...
Nem chua (Vietnamese fermented pork roll) is a unique dish of Vietnamese food culture, made from fresh pork and other special spices. The skin of the pig is sliced into small strands about 3cm long, and is then mixed with fresh meat, pepper and salt. What is so special about this dish is that it is not cooked by heat,...
Quang Nam, home to the World Heritage Sites of Hoi An ancient town and My Son sanctuary, is following new paths in tourism development, focusing on community-based tourism that both promotes and supports the local cultural identity. Community tourism model Community-based tourism is a new path for sustainable tourism development in Quang Nam. Over the past few years, the province has...
VietNamNet Bridge – A kayak service operator has launched tours that will give both locals and foreigners the chance to clean up waterways in the vicinity of Hoi An City. Afloat: A kayak used for tours on the Thu Bon River, Hoi An City and Nipa palm forest. Photo courtesy Hoi An Kayak Tours Vo Tan Tan, operator of Hoi An...
The Hanoi People’s Committee has announced it is embarking on an advertising campaign with CNN, the 10th largest network in the US in terms of viewership with 1.2 million daily prime time viewers. In terms of viewership by the age group of adults 18-49 the CNN network is ranked 17th in the US with an average of 373,000 daily viewers....
VietNamNet Bridge – Three young Japanese travelers – Suzuki Yuuji, Hirano Ken and Takahashi Keisuke – paid a stop at the central city during their world Jinrikisha (hand-pulled rickshaw) tour yesterday. Japanese road trippers exchanges with students from Dong A College in Da Nang City during their stop from their around-the-world rickshaw trip. The trio started their trip last September...
The Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) has asked Vietnamese travel firms to design tours to lure local tourists to the Republic of Korea, having successfully organized such an activity last year. Jung Chang Wook (C) of the Korean Tourism Organization (KTO) in Vietnam, poses for photos with representatives of travel companies who won the 2016/2017 winter tour design competition KTO on...
The city of Can Tho will present its sixth annual Southern Folk Cake Festival this coming April 5-9, providing guests an opportunity to indulge their sweet tooth by tasting hundreds of cakes from throughout ASEAN. The Festival is free and open to the public and features live music, best costume contest, games, fitness challenge, family fun run, tasting tickets and...
Royal Citadel in the ancient city of Huế will remain open at night from April 22. Photo: Sapa Luxury Travel The Royal Citadel in the ancient city of Huế will remain open at night (from 7pm to 10pm daily) from April 22 to September 15 this year. Tickets cost VNĐ120,000 for Vietnamese and VNĐ150,000 for foreigners, Phan Thanh Hải,...
A trip to the west of Hoi An and Danang, right up to and over the Vietnamese-Lao border last year had helped me discover the Co Tu ethnic minority, one of the unique groups of people in Vietnam. A stunning lake view on the way to Co Tu ethnic group’s area To go there it was a real journey. I remembered...




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