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A week-long festival spotlighting tea and silk products of the Central ...

The year-end tourist season and New Year are approaching; it’s also a busy time ...

The 16 winners of the Viet Nam Heritage Photo Award 2017 were honoured at an ...

A tourism portal dedicated to people with disabilities (PWDs) was launched by ...

The northwestern mountainous region has huge potential and advantages for ...

Vietnam Discovery

Grilled Lemongrass Skewered Beef19

Grilled lemongrass skewered beef is a typical dish of people in the South region of Viet Nam. The dish does not have an appealing look but no one can ...

Touring to Kim Bong wood carving village in Quang Nam447

Those having a chance to take a trip to the central province of Quang Nam should make a journey to Kim Bong traditional wood carving village in Cam ...

Reconstructed 11th century Tuong Long Pagoda unveiled in Hai Phong472

A reconstruction of the Tuong Long Pagoda, which was built in 1058 under the reign of Emperor Thanh Tong of the Ly Dynasty, was unveiled in the ...

Travel tips

Thap Ba Hot Spring Centre1522

Group 15, Ngoc Son Hamlet, Ngoc Hiep Ward, Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa Province, from the north of Nha Trang City centre about 4km.

Pressing F5 at central coast2625

Those visiting the central province of Phu Yen never forget Ghenh Da Dia (Da Dia Reef), a masterpiece of nature that has become a symbol of the ...

Free tour of Bac Ninh tourism sites8565

Northern Bac Ninh province has offered three free tours of famous tourism sites like But Thap and Dau pagodas and Dong Ho village aiming to introduce ...

Food and Drink

Banh giay cakes, ancient symbols of gratitude511

Been to a Vietnamese wedding banquet? If so, you must have tried banh giay, a white, flat round cake made of glutinous rice with or without mung ...

Squid grilled with lemongrass and chili1389

With a coastline of more than 3000 kilometers, Viet Nam's seafood resources are extremely rich in terms of variety. The making of seafood dishes is ...

The taste of Ha Noi’s autumn2350

Ha Noi’s autumn is also the season for com or young sticky rice flakes. Com can be eaten directly or enjoyed with bananas like a snack. It can also ...

Embassies & Consulates

E-visas hoped to be breakthrough in attracting tourists7783

The granting of 30-day single-entry electronic visas to visitors from 40 countries from February 1 is expected to be a breakthrough in attracting ...

Starting today, Vietnam launches e-visas for visitors from 40 countries8714

Nationals of eligible countries will be able to apply for a 30-day single-entry e-visa starting February 1.

Apparent technical issue hits Vietnam’s e-visa system on launch date7849

The much-touted initiative, aiming to woo more tourists, was off to a rough start as many could not access the English website.