Jetstar Pacific to open Da Nang–Hong Kong route

Jetstar Pacific to open Da Nang–Hong Kong route

NDO—Jetstar Pacific Airlines is planning to launch a new route connecting Vietnam’s the central coastal city of Da Nang and Hong Kong, China.  (1 hours ago)


Thua Thien-Hue grants licence to Spanish-funded tourism service project

  Jan 10, 2017
NDO/ VNA – The central province of Thua Thien-Hue on January 9 granted an investment licence to Spain’s PSH Group to construct the Hue Amusement & Beach Park project in Phu Vang district. 

Conference reviews tourism cooperation in north-western provinces

  Jan 10, 2017
NDO – A conference, reviewing the tourism development cooperation programme in 2016 by eight north-western provinces, was held in Phu Tho province, on January 9. 

Com hen (rice with baby clams)

  Jan 08, 2017
“Com hen” is no longer the preserve of the poor people in Central Vietnam, but the favorite of Hue locals and tourists, thanks to its deliciousness and simplicity.  

Dong Thap tourism week features various activities

  Jan 08, 2017
NDO—A wide variety of unique activities are being held at the 2017 Dong Thap Province Tourism Week which officially opened in the city of Sa Dec on January 7.  

Ho Chi Minh City releases code of conduct for tourists

  Jan 06, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism on January 5 released a code of conduct targeting domestic and foreign tourists, in an effort to further spread the reputation of the City as a safe and hospitable destination. 

‘Two Countries – Four Destinations’ tour launched

  Jan 05, 2017
NDO – The ‘Two Countries – Four Destination’ tour, connecting Ha Long and Mong Cai in Vietnam with Dongxing and Guilin in China, was launched at a ceremony held in Quang Ninh province on January 5. 

Hue imperial relic site lures thousands of visitors on holiday

  Jan 03, 2017
NDO/VNA – Nearly 25,000 tourists, including 17,657 foreigners, visited the Hue imperial relic site in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue during the three-day national holiday from December 31 to January 2.  

Tourism sector witnesses encouraging signs on first days of New Year

  Jan 03, 2017
NDO – Many localities across the country hosted warm welcoming ceremonies for the first foreign tourists to arrive on New Year’s Day.  

Hanoi draws large number of tourists on New Year holiday

  Jan 03, 2017
NDO/VNA – More than 206,600 tourists visited Hanoi during the New Year holiday from December 31, 2016 to January 2, 2017. 

Sa Pa crowded with tourists in New Year’s first days

  Jan 02, 2017
NDO/ VNA - Sa Pa town in the northern province of Lao Cai welcomed about 35,000 visitors in the three-day calendar New Year holiday, a slight rise over the same time in 2016.  

Localities greet first foreign tourists on New Year’s Day

  Jan 02, 2017
NDO - Hundreds of foreign tourists arrived in Vietnam on New Year’s Day and received a warm welcome from the local authorities and hospitality sector.  

Steamed layer cake - A Vietnamese sweet dessert

  Jan 02, 2017
'Banh Da Lon' is a Vietnamese steamed layer cake made from tapioca starch, rice flour, mashed mung beans, taro, or durian, coconut milk, water, and sugar. It is sweet and gelatinously soft in texture, with thin colored layers alternating with layers of mung bean, durian, or taro filling. 

HCM City’s flower street to bloom for Tet

  Jan 02, 2017
NDO/ VNA - Nguyen Hue Flower Street, a very popular attraction in Ho Chi Minh City during Tet (Lunar New Year festival) every year, will be ready to welcome visitors on January 25, 2017.  

Grilled meatballs in Lang Son

  Jan 01, 2017
Whenever it comes to Vietnamese meatballs, people usually think of the so-called sour meatballs in Thanh Hoa or the tasty fried meatballs on Hang Bong Street in Hanoi. However, the Grilled Meatballs in Lang Son could still leave a lasting impression on anyone lucky enough to try them.