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Among the 54 Vietnamese ethnic groups some have had their own scripts for a long time and some have not preserved their ancient scripts...
Visa exemption extended for several European nations’ citizens
According to the resolution No. 56/NQ - CP, on extending the duration of visa exemption for citizens of the following countries: UK, France, the Federal Republic of Germany, kingdom of Spain, the Republic of Italy...
Do Anh Thu is the director of the Sans Souci Tourism Cyclo Services Company. He is regarded as the saviour of the cyclo (pedicab), which is a beautiful and traditional characteristic of Ha Noi. Thu talked about the ups and downs in his life and career.
The People’s Committee of Hue City hosted a workshop on making plan for Hue’s sustainable tourism development by 2020 on January 19.
The Mekong Delta’s Tien Giang Province will organize the first national fruit festival in My Tho City on April 19-24 in an effort to promote the province’s rich source of fruits as well as prop up its tourism industry, said Chairman of provincial People’s Committee Tran The Ngoc.
The national flag air carrier has decided to provide 136 more flights during Tet days, providing 28, 800 more seats on domestic flights in an effort to ease the air ticket shortage.
The central coast city of Danang organized the Gala Dinner 2011 with the theme “Sparking Han River” in HCMC on February 25 to promote tourism products to tour operators, especially the Danang International Fireworks Competition.
Thousands of plants and animals live around the lagoon including the giant water bug (known locally as toe-biters), which are on Vietnam Red List. The douc langur, which is facing extinction, also lives here.
Spectacular boat ride around Nha Trang Bay
Nha Trang Bay is well-known to tourists for its beautiful islands, pure beaches and plentiful and fresh seafood. Most visitors choose to take in the whole view of the bay in a cable car on the way to Vinpearl Land but there’s another way which is more exciting and worth a try – on a speed boat. "
About 80 kilometers from Hanoi, Tam Dao Mountain is considered of Dalat of the North. Holiday-makers make the trip to escape the scorching heat of the city.
Passing through the Hang Dau water tower’s old door, you come upon a quiet space. Sunlight from a window above is not enough to light up the room, which has over 1 meter-thick walls.
Local travel firms are busy catering to a large number of local tourists traveling to Thailand following a quiet period due to political instability in the neighboring country in previous months.
The number of tourists to Thailand is forecast to go up 15% year-on-year.
The first Phuong Nam Cultural Center opened at 15 Le Loi Street in Hue on June 4. The 1, 500m² complex is for entertainment, shopping and displaying traditional handicraft products of Hue’s trade villages.
Hue should capitalise on its Buddhism heritage, including its pagodas and well-known vegetarian food, for tourism development, a conference held in the central city heard last Friday.
The theatre on July 19 signed cooperation contracts with travel firms and introduced its new shows that feature various Vietnamese musical genres.