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Hoa Binh Province is famous for tourist sites such as Mai Chau Plateau, Da River and Kim Boi Mineral Stream. The province is also home to an obscure historical site called Dam Da.
A visit to Hue City is not complete without drifting on the Huong River to come face to face with the beauty of the imperial land. With an eco-tour along the Huong River by bicycle and kayak, we had a chance to learn more about the daily life of the locals living on the riversides and to admire the simple beauty of Phu Mong-Kim Long Garden, Thien Mu Pagoda and Sinh folk painting village.
Last year’s economic downturn had a negative impact on the tourism and hospitality industries, according to Grant Thornton Viet Nam’s annual Viet Nam Hotel Survey covering 69 three – to five-star hotels and resorts, which was released yesterday/ June 8.
A new tour taking visitors to eco-tourism, cultural and historic sites in the Ba Vi District of Hanoi will be launched in July this year in an effort to attract more tourists to the capital on its 1, 000 birthday.
Tens of thousands of people from Hue City and surrounding areas as well as tourists on June 10 joined a programme named “Hanh Trinh Mo Coi” which presents the nation’s journey to reclaim the lands in the south of the country from the 10th century to 1945.
The Danang City People’s Committee and Lam Dong Province have signed an agreement with Vietnam Airlines to re-open an air route connecting Danang and Dalat, a local paper has said
The central city of Danang will kick off a summer beach festival this week with a series of tourism and sea sport activities aimed at wooing more domestic travelers to the city in the summer travel season, an official said.
Vietnam Airlines Corporation will resume direct flights from HCM city to Japan’s Nagoya twice a week as of August 13 2010.
The executive committee of the National Tourism Action Program will select international television channels this week to promote the culture and tourism image of the country worldwide, an official said.
Lao Airlines will open a new air route from Pakse Airport, Champassack Province to Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City in October.
A flower festival will be organised this summer in the Hanoi’s ancient Thang Long Imperial City to mark the 1000th anniversary of Thang Long- Hanoi.
VietNamNet Bridge – Although the national holidays of April 30 and May 1 are still a few days away, resorts in the coastal region of Mui Ne are almost full booked, promising another good travel season for resorts in the region.
A private war museum in Nghia Ninh Village, 7km west of Dong Hoi City in the central province of Quang Binh, was the second stop on Canadian writer Susan M Smith’s trans-Viet Nam tour after Ha Noi
The tourism authorities of Hanoi and three neighboring provinces will cooperate to tap their local potentials and thus make their tourism products more attractive to travelers.
The Spanish embassy in Hanoi will hold a concert in early October to mark the 1, 000th anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi and the European country’s National Day.