Category: Tin tức

Danish tourist robbed in Hanoi

A Danish tourist was robbed in an alley in Hanoi’s Old Quarter. Stolen was the woman’s handbag, which contained cash, her passport and other documents. The tourist, Ulla Merete Schmidt, said that she was waiting at the gate of a…
Flower street to brighten Ho Chi Minh City

A 580-meter Flower Street will open in Ho Chi Minh City on February 16-22 to welcome the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) – the Year of the Goat — which falls on February 19. This year, the flower display will…
The seven most famous Vietnamese dishes

Pho (Vietnamese noodle), bun rieu cua (crab soup with vermicelli), and bun cha (grilled pork & noodle) are street food dishes that captivate thousands of international visitors. Here are the seven dishes and drinks that have made Vietnam an attractive…
Tet customs of Vietnam’s ethnic minorities

Some ethnic minority groups across Vietnam maintain customs and habits passed down over the centuries to mark the Lunar New Year festivities of Tet, from stealing for good luck to slapping women on the bottom. Washing hair by sour rice…
Da Nang, Hoi An to celebrate Lunar New Year

Over 2,000 fireworks will be launched from Nguyen Van Troi Bridge and districts of Ngu Hanh Son, Lien Chieu and Hoa Vang on the eve of the Lunar New Year. Also, a performance in celebration of the lunar New Year…
Guinness cable car begins service to Fansipan

The Guiness cable car in Sa Pa, a popular tourist destination in northern province of Lao Cai, has begun transporting tourists to the peak of Fansipan Mountain, considered the top of Indochina. The cable car is the world’s longest three-rope…
Caving tourism to take off in Vietnam: tour operator

A man instrumental in putting Son Doong Cave, the world’s largest cave, and its neighbors on the world map is positive that caving tourism will become the ‘nucleus’ of Vietnam’s tourism sector, and that the area will also grow into…