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Vinpearlland Tourism JSC has announced a special half price offer for tickets to its fun park, for residents of Khanh Hoa Province and people aged over 60 until December 20.
Two new routes from the Russian cities of Khabarovsk and Vladivostok to Cam Ranh international airport in the central city of Nha Trang will be launched this winter.
Only 2.5 months left until the lunar new year, but people already rush to book air tickets now fearing they will run out soon.
Vestiges of prehistoric human settlements and two historic seaports have been discovered by archeologists in Bai Tu Long Bay in the northern province of Quang Ninh.
The Mekong Delta is inherently famous for immense rice fields, floating markets on alluvial rivers, colorful orchards and serpentine canals. The excellent fishing in the delta has become a tourism drawcard as can be seen in the many brochures on display at travel agencies – with tours that take you fishing one day and farming the next.
Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has set a plan to attract 1 million tourists from Japan, its key market, by 2015. The target was announced by Deputy Director General of VNAT Hoang Thi Diep at a working session of the Vietnam-Japan Tourism Cooperation Committee in Hanoi on November 11.
Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST) Hoang Tuan Anh last week reported that Vietnam in 2010 would receive more than five million foreign tourists and the number of local travellers would reach over 28 million. The industry expects to turn over VND85 trillion ($4.47 billion).
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. on November 8 signed an agreement with Robin-Hill Resort Limited Company, a member of Saigon Invest Group, to manage a Sheraton resort underway in the Central Highland’s Dalat City.
Tourist numbers are recovering but Vietnam’s hospitality sector must be fully prepared for the more choosy tourist created by the financial crisis
Lak Lake in the Central Highlands province of Daklak is hemmed between low mountains and home to many kinds of wading birds. The only fresh water lake in the province, it has some of the province’s best scenery.
An Airbus A330-300 of Qatar Airways with 250 people aboard landed at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi on November 1, commencing the Middle East carrier’s services to the Vietnamese capital city.
The Sa Pa terraced fields in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai are expected to attract more tourists since a local tour company designed a new itinerary.
Based on six standards, 340 experts have selected the 10 worst cities in the world in 2010 in a selection held by the National Geographic Society's Center for Sustainable Destinations. Vietnam’s Nha Trang is named on the list.
Guim Valls Teruel originally from Spain plans to travel through 75 countries on his electric bicycle to promote electric vehicles and clean energy.
Lauded by The New York Times as "one of Southeast Asia's most untouched and breathtaking getaways", Viet Nam's Con Dao archipelago has begun to welcome a growing number of tourists who wish to experience its pristine natural landscape.