Five Vietnamese hotels given stars by Forbes Travel Guide
Five hotels in Vietnam have been named in the list of star-rated hotels in 2020 selected by Forbes Travel Guide.  
Hoi An among world’s most romantic places
Hoi An ancient city in Vietnam’s central coastal province of Quang Nam has been selected by the US Cable News Network (CNN) as one of the world’s 13 most romantic…
Number of tourists to Hanoi increases again
According to statistics from the Hanoi Department of Tourism, the number of visitors to Hanoi has reached 50-70% of the time before the outbreak of Covid-19 with a sharp increase…
Preserving cultural identity to boost Kon Tum province’s tourism
The Central Highlands province of Kon Tum is home to 28 ethnic groups, including the ethnic minority tribes of Xo Dang, Ba Na, Gia Rai, Gie Trieng, Hre, Brau and Ro Mam. The diversity in ethnic groups brings about assorted and rich cultural identity to the province, which create favourable condition to boost tourism.
Sen Village Festival 2020 to take place in mid-May
The annual Sen (Lotus) Village Festival 2020 will be held from May 15 to 19 in Vinh City, Nam Dan District and other districts and towns in Nghe An Province to show gratitude to President Ho Chi Minh.
Quang Tri works to lure 2.3 million tourists this year
The central province of Quang Tri is striving to attract about 2.3 million visitors in 2020, up 13.6 percent year-on-year, including 188,000 foreigners.  
Vietnamese firms join international tourism fair in Israel
Vietnamese travel companies have introduced their products at the 25th International Mediterranean Tourism Market (IMTM) that is taking place in Israel from February 11-12.  
Whale Island in central Vietnam among best destinations for diving: Forbes
US magazine Forbes has listed Whale Island in the central province of Khanh Hoa among 10 must-visit diving destinations this year.
Vietnam’s cultural quintessence promoted in France
Vietnam’s cultural features and traditional Tet (Lunar New Year) Festival were promoted to overseas Vietnamese and international friends in France at a programme which has been held at the La Carrrière Cultural Centre in Saint Herblain City.
Ha Long – a new city rises next to a world heritage
Rising next to Ha Long Bay, which has twice been included in UNESCO’s World Heritage list, Ha Long is a standout tourism city in northern Vietnam with modern infrastructure, stunning natural scenery, and steady socio-economic development.
Kien Giang greets nearly 820,000 tourists in January
The southern province of Kien Giang welcomed almost 820,000 tourists in the first month of 2020, a year-on-year surge of 57 percent, according to the provincial Department of Tourism.
Vietnam among world’s fastest growing travel destinations in 2019
Vietnam was ranked seventh among the world’s 20 fastest growing travel destinations in 2019, according to the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO).
Hanoi’s relic sites reopened to serve visitors
Relic sites and landscapes in Hanoi reopened to serve visitors on February 6 after one day of being sprayed with disinfectants and creating conditions to prevent and control the disease caused by a new strain of corona virus.
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has allowed a production team for a Colombian reality show titled “Asia Express” to shoot in 22 provinces and cities in Vietnam’s northern region this year.
Xuong Giang victory site recognised as special national site
The Bac Giang provincial People’s Committee held a ceremony on January 29 to receive a certificate honouring the Xuong Giang victory historic relic site as a special national site.