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8 Must See Sites In The Beachside Resort Of Nha Trang

by Kristin Cooke @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

If you enjoy leisurely days at sparkling beaches, delicious Vietnamese cuisine, or underwater adventures in coral reefs, Nha Trang is the spot for you to travel. Known as the most appealing beachside resort-town in Vietnam, Nha Trang Bay has an interesting history and a wide variety of activities to enjoy in and out of the […]

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Vietnam in spring – Best places to go

by Phuong Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

You will never regret when visiting Vietnam in spring! If you wonder which places are the most beautiful in our country during this season, don't hesitate to collect all information in this article.

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Siren song of an unassuming beauty

Siren song of an unassuming beauty


Traveller

Diverse, unspoilt and inexpensive, Vietnam is luring Australians — be they families, adventurers or cruisers — away from larger Asian destinations.

Midori Spa

by Hanoikids @ HANOIKIDS CLUB

Located in the Old Quarter, Midori Spa is a massage parlour which aims at providing job opportunities for blind Vietnamese people.… [...]

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Activists Demand International Law Regulating Development Projects on Mekong River

by Ton @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

Thai People from Eight Mekong Provinces Networking group met in Chiang Rai’s Chiang Khong district yesterday, with participants concluding that the Mekong was under imminent threat of irreversible damage by proposed hydro-power dam projects on the main tributary in China, Laos and Cambodia. The discussion also highlighted that there were still no effective legal tools […]

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Cam Kim Bike Tour

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

Cam Kim Bike Tour Cam Kim Bike Tour – Tired of being hassled by sellers everywhere you go? Want to enjoy something new and unique? Cam Kim, a beautiful carpentry island which is about 10 minutes ride by ferry from the … Continue reading

How to travel with 2 passports: Hongkong and BNO

by Phuong Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

BNO passport & Hongkong passport - which passport you can use when applying visa to Vietnam in Hongkong? Details can be found here.

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CondeNast Traveller – Bay View

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

Kayak, snorkel, jet ski or go fishing at Lake Lagoi or relish local delights at the Warung Yeah restaurant. all this at, lagoi bay, a 1300 hectares development set to be the new heart of Bintan.

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41st Anniversary of the liberation of South Vietnam and national reunification (30/4/1975-30/4/2016)

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

THE PEOPLE’S COMMITTEE OF HỘI AN CITY THE CENTER FOR CULTURE AND SPORTS OF HỘI AN CITY 41st Anniversary of the liberation of South Vietnam and national reunification (30/4/1975-30/4/2016) PROGRAM Time Activity Place 27/4/2016 19:30   Hội An revolutionary music … Continue reading

Top 10 Sights In Hoi An Vietnam

by Kristin Cooke @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

The historic city of Hoi An is on the central coast of Vietnam and was a major international trading port up until the 19th century. Hoi An has much to offer for tourists: excellent cuisine, ancient ruins, sandy beaches, great shopping, and enough historic buildings to make it a UNESCO World Heritage site. It’s one of the […]

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September 2017 E-Newsletter

by minhnq @ vn-tourism.com

Vietnamtourism-Hanoi News Newly-appointed General Director of Vietnamtourism – Hanoi since Sep 1st, 2017 On September 08, 2017, we were pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Khuat Minh Ha as new General Director of Vietnamtourism – Hanoi. Mr Khuat Minh Ha takes over from Mr Le Vu Trang who is retiring at the end of […]

Tourism in North still busy after New Year

by Ton @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

The tourism industry in the north of Thailand remains bouyant after New Year festivities according to the latest report. In Ban Muang sub-district of Nong Khai, a large number of tourists have been camping out near the Mekong River and enjoying the cool, calm, and misty atmosphere. Crowded places include Phu Huay Isan, Phu Nong, […]

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Global tourism grows 7% un 2017

by e-NewsWire @ TTR Weekly

MADRID, 19 January 2018: Global international tourist arrivals grew by a remarkable 7% in 2017 to reach 1,322 million, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. This strong momentum is expected to continue in 2018 at a rate of 4% to 5%. Based on data reported by destinations worldwide, it is estimated that international […]

Country Inns and Suites rebrand

by e-NewsWire @ TTR Weekly

SINGAPORE, 19 January  2018: Country Inns & Suites By Carlson announced, Thursday, it has changed its name to Country Inn & Suites by Radisson. The name change will allow  hotels to leverage the global recognition  of the Radisson brand. Country Inn & Suites by Radisson is a part of Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, which also […]

Van Long Lake: Delicate Beauty

by Thao Du @ Vietnam-Vietnam.net

Van Long Lake is a famous tourist destination because of its crystal clear water which looks like a giant mirror with the sky and mountains as its reflection. It earned the name “No Wave Bay” because of such flawless characteristic, but also possesses other charming features such as a rich flora and fauna which is [...]

Discover: Takaoka

by @ Wikitravel

On your way from Takaoka to the Vladivostok ferry? Take a look out the window: the name of the Himi train line means Ice-Watching.

Vietnam Tourist Visa: Application Requirements, Instructions, & Information

Vietnam Tourist Visa: Application Requirements, Instructions, & Information


US Visa Connection

Need a Vietnam Tourist Visa Fast? Vietnam Tourist Visa Application Requirements, Instructions, & Consulate Information Guide for Vietnamese Tourism Visas.

Official Danang Tourism Website - Danang FantastiCity

Official Danang Tourism Website - Danang FantastiCity


Official Danang Tourism Website

Immerse yourself in a city with stunning nature, colorful festivals, various traditional customs and valuable services. Welcome to Danang Tourism

PHOTOGRAPHER RÉHAHN COOPERATES WITH HOI AN LOCAL GOVERNMENT FOR THE EXHIBITION “WOMEN OF VIETNAM”

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

French photographer Réhahn cooperates with Hội An local government to organize the exhibition “Women of Vietnam” from July 20 to August 20, 2016. After 4 years living in Vietnam, he said: “I’m very impressed by the strength of the Vietnamese … Continue reading

ATF 2018 tours combine neighbouring destinations with Thai local experiences

by Jessica Naval @ PATA

BANGKOK, January 16, 2018 — The ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2018 offers buyers and media a unique opportunity to discover Chiang… Read More   

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​Taiwan puts a lot of effort into attracting tourists from Vietnam - Tuoi Tre News

​Taiwan puts a lot of effort into attracting tourists from Vietnam - Tuoi Tre News


Tuoi Tre News

The future goal is a visa-free policy for Vietnamese tourists to Taiwan

July 2017 E-Newsletter

by minhnq @ vn-tourism.com

Vietnamtourism-Hanoi News Service Inspection at Cat Ba, Phu Quoc and Vung Tau Vietnamtourism-Hanoi inspected the transport service (transshipment) from Tuan Chau to Cat Ba and other services in the area, in order to constantly control the quality of tourism products. Accordingly, the route from Cat Ba to Hanoi will be shortened thanks to the connecting […]

Portugal – a destination for digital nomads all over the world

by Hoa Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

Portugal has unique surprises and treasures that are waiting to be discovered at the moment and is also an ideal country for digital entrepreneurs and nomads.

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Vietnam tourism targets Korean visitors

Vietnam tourism targets Korean visitors


VIETNAM ECONOMIC NEWS

Vietnam has taken part in the 32nd Korea World Travel Fair (KOTFA), which ran in Seoul, the Republic of Korea, from June 1 to 4.

January 2018 E-Newsletter

by minhnq @ vn-tourism.com

Vietnamtourism-Hanoi News Vietnamtourism-Hanoi Is Proud To Be One of The Top 10 Vietnamese Travel Agencies Reputed 2017 Vietnamtourism – Hanoi officially announced in the list of Top 10 Vietnamese Travel Agencies Reputed 2017 by Vietnam Assessment Report Joint Stock Company (Vietnam Report). This list based on research of the impact of financial factors, the corporate […]

Are you a U.S. Citizen traveling to Vietnam? | U.S. Embassy & Consulate in Vietnam

Are you a U.S. Citizen traveling to Vietnam? | U.S. Embassy & Consulate in Vietnam


U.S. Embassy & Consulate in Vietnam

You may obtain a Vietnamese visa in three ways:  (1) in advance from a Vietnamese consulate or Embassy; (2) a Vietnamese single-entry e-visa at the website of Vietnam Immigration Department (please view our E-visa Application Steps for more instructions); (3) or you may obtain a written approval letter for a visa upon arrival.  To obtain a written approval letter, you must ...

Myanmar and China to partner on travel sector development

by Ton @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

The Myanmar Tourism Entrepreneurs association and Tourism Development Commission of Hubei Province of the People’s Republic of China have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on travel sector development of the two countries, state media reported on 26 December. Myanmar Tourism Entrepreneurs association Chairman U Thet Lwin Toe said China’s economic development is 8 per […]

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Nijhawan Group to represent Bosnia and Herzegovina Tourism in India

by travelnews digest @ Travel News Digest

The South European nation of Bosnia and Herzegovina has appointed Nijhawan Group as its India Representative for tourism promotion, with effect from January 1, 2018. “With Indian nationals looking for newer experiences and destinations, the demand for relatively new entrants like Bosnia and Herzegovina is only poised to grow. It is an exciting time for […]

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Program “Earth hour”, Hội An 2016

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

THE PEOPLE’S COMMITTEE OF HỘI AN CITY THE ORGANIZING BOARD OF EARTH HOUR – 2016 EARTH HOUR – 2016 PROGRAM SUBJECT: “SMALL ACTIONS – BIG IMPACT” Time:  Supporting activities: 18 – 19 March 2016 Main activity: Evening. 19 March 2016. … Continue reading

Vietnam Tourist Visa On Arrival

Vietnam Tourist Visa On Arrival


The Au Co Cruise

The Au Co - The Luxury Cruise is very pleased to arrange a Vietnam Visa on arrival for guests booking cruises to the Gulf of Tonkin with us.You will be required an Approval Letter to obtain a Vietnam visa. This is a letter approved by Vietnamese Immigration Department, which allows you to enter and remain to stay in Vietnam for a given period. With the Approval Letter, you can obtain a visa for  Vietnam at any Vietnamese Embassy or Consulate overseas or at a Vietnamese international airport.

How to Get your Vietnam Tourist Visa » A guide for Vietnam Visa on Arrival - Love & Road

How to Get your Vietnam Tourist Visa » A guide for Vietnam Visa on Arrival - Love & Road


Love & Road

An easy guide about how to get the Vietnam tourist visa. The visa requirements, forms, visa fees and how to apply online for the Vietnam Visa on Arrival.

Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority Participated in Holiday Expo – Visakhapatnam

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

MTPA booth was visited by around 300 Tour Operators ,around 1000 B2B customers.
30 Exhibitors which included various domestic tourism boards, Tour operators etc.

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MTPA India organised the Mall Promotion at the Mall of India, Noida

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

The MTPA stall was visited by a great number of High End shoppers. Considering it was a weekend, the footfalls were very high.

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6 Historic Attractions In Hue Vietnam

by Kristin Cooke @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

In the culturally rich city of Hue, Vietnam, you can explore many UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including The Forbidden City, 7 Royal Tombs, and many pagodas. Affordable hotels and savory cuisine beckon visitors year round. Countryside bike tours and river boat tours are also enjoyable ways to explore this scenic area. Hotels are located in the […]

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Thailand showcases Thai local experiences at ATF 2018

by PATAIntern @ PATA

  BANGKOK, January 17, 2018 — The countdown to the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2018 in Chiang Mai from 22 to 26… Read More   

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UNWTO honours innovative winners

by e-NewsWire @ TTR Weekly

MADRID, 19 January 2018:  Portugal, Spain, India and Indonesia were named winners of UNWTO Awards for Innovation in Tourism earlier this week. The 14th edition named Turismo de Portugal  (Portugal), Ecotourism Trust (India), Tryponyu (Indonesia) and SEGGITUR (Spain) as the winners for innovation. Fourteen projects out of 128 applicants from 55 countries were short-listed as […]

5 things to prepare when travelling to Vietnam from Malaysia

by Phuong Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

Visa to Vietnam from Malaysia, exchanging currency, health & travel insurances, checking the weather and learning about destinations in Vietnam are noted.

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8 Places You Must See In Ho Chi Minh City Saigon

by Kristin Cooke @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

As the largest city in Vietnam and one of the most prosperous areas of the country, Ho Chi Minh City (also known as Saigon) is often known as the Paris of the Orient. With rich cultural influences from France and China, Ho Chi Minh City is the most multicultural city in Vietnam. Here you can […]

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7th anniversary of the recognition of Cham island, Hội An–unesco world biosphere reserve ( 26/5/2009 – 2016 )

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

Time Activity Place May 24 13:30 – 17:00 – Talk show “The role of youth in biodiversity conversation and environment protection” – Clean up Cửa Đại river and Cửa Đại beach – Cửa Đại dock. – Cửa Đại ward. May … Continue reading

ADB Launches Instagram Photo Contest in the Mekong Subregion

by Ton @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today launched a photo contest on Instagram to showcase the development progress in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) and demonstrate how a focus on increased regional cooperation and integration can improve people’s lives. The online photo contest, which will be held using the hashtag #GMS25, is part of the 25th […]

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December 2017 E-Newsletter

by minhnq @ vn-tourism.com

Vietnamtourism-Hanoi News Vietnamtourism-Hanoi Honored As An Excellent Travel Company 2017 Vietnamtourism – Hanoi attended “Customer Conference 2017” organized by Vietnam Airlines as a Gold Sponsor at Melia Hanoi Hotel on the evening of December 6, 2017. At the conference, Vietnamtourism – Hanoi once again recognized as the country’s leading travel brand when it was awarded […]

All legitimate ways to get Vietnam Visa for Czech citizens

by Phuong Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

A Visa to Vietnam is required for citizens of Czech Republic. This post will introduce you concisely 3 ways to apply for Vietnam Visa for Czech citizens, including Vietnam Embassy Visa, Vietnam Visa On Arrival and Vietnamese E-visa.

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Calls for special foreigners' police in Vietnam

Calls for special foreigners' police in Vietnam


ABC News

A recent spate of tourist deaths in Vietnam is refocusing attention on visitor safety in the alluring South-East Asian nation.

GP Travel – Travel to open the world

by Hanoikids @ HANOIKIDS CLUB

GP Travel is a private owned company established in 2005, with over 10 years experience in the tourism market, our team is well trained and work with mind of services.… [...]

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Must-known information about Vietnam Visa for Spanish passport holders

by Phuong Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

When will Spanish be exempted from Vietnam Visa? How to get Vietnam Visa for Spanish passport holders? How many types of Vietnam Visa? Click here.

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October 2017 E-Newsletter

by minhnq @ vn-tourism.com

Vietnamtourism-Hanoi News Vietnamtourism – Hanoi’s Mid-Autumn Festival Vietnamtourism – Hanoi in collaboration with Hanoi Open University organized The Fairy Moon Festival at the Tourist Information & Support Centre, 28 Hang Dau St., Hanoi on October 1, 2017. Performance such as drama, music, dance, and quiz with prizes had received a lot of compliments from the […]

Son Tra Tourism Construction Plan On Hold

by editorial team @ Vietnam-Vietnam.net

Under a plan drafted in May 2013 and approved in November 2016, Son Tra Mountain on the Son Tra Peninsula was designed to become a national tourism site and luxury eco-tourism resort complex by 2030. But after a meeting between the Da Nang People’s Committee and the city’s tourism association two months ago to review [...]

Planning A Trip To Vietnam

by Cassandra Caballero Legge @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

The country of Vietnam curls around the countries of Laos and Cambodia like a long comma on the Indochinese Peninsula, snugged up on the east against the South China Sea, and bordered on the north by China. The two most famous cities, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, are located on opposite ends of the […]

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Divali Celebration in Mauritius

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

Diwali…the festival of lights marks the victory of good over evil and is usually celebrated around October/November. Diwali is pronounced Divali in Mauritian creole. Traditionally, clay oil lamps are placed in front of every home turning the island into a fairyland of flickering lights. Divali is celebrated with great enthusiasm at Mauritius as this country Read More ...

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Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA India) conducted a four city Roadshow

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

MTPA India conducted a four city Roadshow in Mumbai, New Delhi, Bengaluru and Chennai from 28th August to 1st September 2017. The objective of the event was to offer Indian travel partners an opportunity to acquaint themselves with the destination and meet the hoteliers, DMCs and activity companies. The Roadshow was led by Mr Raj Read More ...

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Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority Participated in IITM, Pune

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

MTPA booth was visited by around 800 Tour Operators ,around 400 B2C customers.
80 Exhibitors - which included various domestic tourism boards, Tour operators, Airlines, Various DMC’s etc.

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Vietnam Tourism Arrivals up by 29% in Q1 of 2017 - Mekong Tourism

Vietnam Tourism Arrivals up by 29% in Q1 of 2017 - Mekong Tourism


Mekong Tourism

In the first quarter of 2017, Vietnam welcomed close to 4.3 million international tourists, representing an  increase of over 30% over the same period of last year while tourism revenues reached US$5.79 billion during the first quarter.  The rise of Vietnam tourism continues. According to the first data released for the month of April, total …

Vietnam first overseas tourism office opens in Japan

Vietnam first overseas tourism office opens in Japan


Thanh Nien Daily

The Vietnam Tourism Association inaugurated its office in Tokyo on Wednesday.

10 Things To Do In Hanoi Vietnam

by Kristin Cooke @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

Known as the Paris of Asia, Hanoi beckons to millions of tourists each year to Vietnam thanks to its thriving arts scene, colonial architecture, museums, shopping districts, and the scenic natural beauty of over 20 lakes, pagodas, and over 50 Buddhist temples. Hanoi, the capitol of Vietnam, was ranked in the 2015 Traveler’s Choice Awards™ […]

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Discover: Graz

by @ Wikitravel

UPC Arena in Graz, Austria was renamed in 1997 to honor native son Arnold Schwarzenegger, but the old name was restored in 2005 over the governor's support of the death penalty.

WTTC announces Finalists for 2018 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards

by PATAIntern @ PATA

January 16, 2018 — The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is pleased to announce the 15 Finalists for its 2018… Read More   

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Vietnam Tourism soon to launch a representation office in India

Vietnam Tourism soon to launch a representation office in India


Travel News Digest

Ton Sinh Thanh, Ambassador of Vietnam to India, came in the launch of Jet Airways’ new flights from New Delhi (daily) and Mumbai (third daily) to Ho Chi Minh City via Bangkok.

Tra Que Bike Tour

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

Tra Que bike tour – Hoi An is beautiful. Yes, it’s beautiful not only because of the ancient old quarter but also the countryside around. Only 15 minutes cycling from the city center, you will be surprised by the beauty of … Continue reading

August 2017 E-Newsletter

by minhnq @ vn-tourism.com

Vietnamtourism-Hanoi News Vietnamtourism-Hanoi’s 57th Anniversary On August 12, 2017, at Kim Dong Cultural Center, the program “Brand Journey” has been successfully organized by Vietnamtourism – Hanoi. The program marked the 57th anniversary of the establishment and development of Vietnamtourism – Hanoi in particular and the Vietnam tourism industry in general. Vietnamtourism – Hanoi’s Free Tours […]

April 2017 E-Newsletter

by minhnq @ vn-tourism.com

Vietnamtourism-Hanoi News Vietnamtourism-Hanoi At VITM 2017 At the Vietnam International Travel Mart (VITM) 2017 taken place in Hanoi from 6 to 9 April, Vietnamtourism-Hanoi has created a remarkable change of its business image with its booth decor, which also brought us “The Most Impressive Business Booth at VITM 2017 Award”. With hundreds of domestic and […]

Banh Uot Dien Khanh: A Must-Try in Nha Trang

by editorial team @ Vietnam-Vietnam.net

Nha Trang Province is frequently visited by tourists because of its breathtaking beaches and overall spectacular natural views. But if there’s something that visitors should also try is its local delicacy, particularly the Banh Uot Dien Khanh, steamed thin rice pancakes which are not only exceptionally delicious but also an important part of Vietnamese culture. [...]

Now Arriving in Hanoi: What You Need to Know

by Vietnam Visa @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

A premiere locale for seasoned jet-setters and new world travelers alike, Vietnam’s capital city of Hanoi welcomes you. As Vietnam’s capital and cultural hot spot, Hanoi has enjoyed a long, rich history, with settlement dating back to 3rd century BC. Many areas of the city reflect the remnants of its former French occupation, giving its […]

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Thailand ready for ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2018 in Chiang Mai

by PATAIntern @ PATA

BANGKOK, January 17, 2018 – Thailand is ready to host the 37th ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF 2018) between 22-26 January, 2018, at… Read More   

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MasterChef

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

On the occasion of 106th anniversary of International Women’s Day (8/3/1910-8/3/2016) and 1976th anniversary of an uprising led by Hai Ba Trung , Hoi An Women’s Association in cooperate with Danang Asia – Europe Career Orientation Center is going to … Continue reading

Alphons assures support to PETA to ban elephant rides

by travelnews digest @ Travel News Digest

Ingrid Newkirk, Founder, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) recently called on K J Alphons, Minister of State for Tourism, Government of India, and submitted 63,000 digitally-signed appeals from tourists requesting a ban on elephant rides. The petition was a result of a viral video which showed that the elephant being used for […]

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Vietnam Visa for Indian Citizens - PATA

Vietnam Visa for Indian Citizens - PATA


PATA

Indian citizen need a visa to Vietnam? Yes, Indian citizen need a visa to Vietnam prior departure. Vietnam Visa for… Read More   

Discover: Fukuoka

by @ Wikitravel

A bullet train ride on the Hakata-Minami Line in Fukuoka, Japan costs just ¥290 (under US$3). Alas, the end-to-end trip lasts just ten minutes.

Travellers’ expenditures in Hawaii increases to $1.3B

by travelnews digest @ Travel News Digest

According to reports released by the Hawaii Tourism Authority(HTA), visitor spending in Hawaii increased by 4.5% in November to $1.29 billion while year-to-date spending rose 6.6% to $15.2 billion. George Szigeti, President and CEO, HTA, stated,” With December being historically a peak month for travel to Hawaii, the state’s tourism industry is poised to surpass […]

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Launch party for Best of Myanmar

by e-NewsWire @ TTR Weekly

YANGON, 19 January 2018: VIPs, media and travel industry leaders celebrated the recent launch of The Best of Myanmar a comprehensive and colourful book released by veteran publisher, Jaffee Yee, at an event at Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon. Around 100 Myanmar tourism industry players and more than 15 media and bloggers attended  the launch party […]

Amazing Colours of the East await winners of TAT Newsroom Blogger Thailand 2018 Competition

by Jessica Naval @ PATA

BANGKOK, January 18, 2018 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT)’s is pleased to announce the itinerary for its TAT Newsroom… Read More   

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Ngoi Village: Hello, World!

by ptg @ Vietnam-Vietnam.net

Ngoi Village is a small community of 79 households situated in the middle of Hoa Binh Lake reservoir living simply on its own for a very long time. But a community-based tourism project recently introduced the quaint village to the rest of the world and the lives of the local residents are forever changed. All [...]

Traditional cake production and taste – Hoi an 2016

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

TRADITIONAL CAKE PRODUCTION AND TASTE HOI AN 2016 Duration: From 8h00 to 21h00 on March 15th 2016; Location: An Hoi Sculpture Garden; Time Content 13:00 Cake makers start their cake production, sell cake products to tourists. 16:30 – Welcome delegations, … Continue reading

MTPA – India organised Agents FAM Trip to Mauritius from Mumbai 9th to 15th Dec 2017

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

MTPA India recently hosted a group of seven Tour Operators from Western & Northern India to Mauritius.

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Bún bò Huế – A great balance of flavors

by Hanoikids @ HANOIKIDS CLUB

Bún bò Huế (Hue beef noodle soup) is a speciality of Huế – former capital of Vietnam.… [...]

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Friendly South-East Asian destinations for Indian

by Phuong Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

Here are list of beautiful Southeast Asian places which having friendly visa policy for Indian citizens. Easy to read and prepare for your next trip!

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Binh Thuan Builds Industrial Cluster

by ptg @ Vietnam-Vietnam.net

Binh Thuan Province has been approved to establish a seafood industrial cluster in Mui Ne after a proposal submitted by a local company. The suggested establishment will function as a focal point of seafood processing in the South Central Province. It is also hoped to develop other local industries such as anchovy processing and fish [...]

Thailand on brink of record travel tally

by Don Ross @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

Thailand is heading for a record 35.38 million arrivals, this year, according to the latest estimate from the Ministry of Tourism and Sports. The ministry’s permanent secretary, Pongpanu Svetarundra, released details of the  annual tally noting it was based on provisional figures for 1 January to 23 December. If the ministry’s estimate prove true Thailand’s […]

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The Big House: Chau Doc’s Pride

by Thao Du @ Vietnam-Vietnam.net

If there’s one thing Chau Doc is known for, it’s the “Big House” of the Le Long clan located at Le Loi Street which is full of interesting history and culture all by itself. The house was constructed from 1909 to 1912 and was called as such because it was the biggest house in town [...]

Thailand struggles to cope with deluge of tourists

by Ton @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

Thailand, land of golden temples, white-sand beaches, smiling hosts. Or of overcrowded airports, epic traffic jams and littered seashores. Facing a deluge of Chinese tourists that has strained its airports beyond capacity, the country is spending billions to upgrade its infrastructure, open up new islands and cities to travellers and tone down its image of cheap […]

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Cruise tourists with Indian e-visa exempted from biometric enrolment

by travelnews digest @ Travel News Digest

In order to promote cruise tourism in the country and make India an attractive cruise tourism destination, the Ministry of Home Affairs, on the request of Ministry of Shipping, has exempted cruise tourists arriving with e-visa from the requirement of biometric enrolment for a period of three years, until December 31, 2020. This will make […]

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Lune Production

by Hanoikids @ HANOIKIDS CLUB

Lune Production was established in Saigon, Vietnam, in 2012, under Square Group Investment Holding.… [...]

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Best Things To See In Ha Long Bay Vietnam

by Kristin Cooke @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

Ha Long Bay is the most popular travel destination in Vietnam, and just glancing at a friend’s travel photos will show you why. The emerald-green waters, verdant mountains, grottoes, and spectacular limestone islands sprinkled throughout the bay beckon tourists from all over the world. In this UNESCO World Heritage Site, there are so many ways […]

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Death anniversary of the founder of Kim Bồng carpentry

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

Time: 13 February 2016 Place: Tien Hien Temple and Kim Bong Carpentry Village Time Activity Place 05:30-07:00 Worshipping ceremony Tien Hien Temple 07:00-07:30 Welcome guests 07:30-09:00 – Death anniversary of the founder Worshipping the founder of Kim Bong carpentry Carpenters’ … Continue reading

Dong Van Karst Plateau tourism development plan approved

by Ton @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

The Prime Minister has recently given the green light to a tourism development master plan for Dong Van Karst Plateau national tourism site in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang until 2025 with a vision towards 2030. Accordingly, the site is expected to welcome 800,000 visitors, including 130,000 foreigners, by 2020; 950,000 visitors with […]

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PM joins the ceremony for Thailand’s first high-speed rail

by Ton @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

The Chinese premier hoped the two sides would continue to keep close cooperation, complete the first phase of the China-Thailand railway with high quality, steadily push ahead the related work about the second phase of the project, and strive to realize the interconnection of the China-Thailand railway and the China-Laos railway. Marking the occasion, Chinese […]

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VIETNAM TOURISM PROMOTION ROADSHOW - New Delhi, 20 April 2016 - OM Tourism

VIETNAM TOURISM PROMOTION ROADSHOW - New Delhi, 20 April 2016 - OM Tourism


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Embassy of the S.R. of Vietnam, in association with OM Tourism, organized the Vietnam Tourism Promotion Road show in New Delhi, under the theme “Vietnam – an incredible destination for Indian tourists” at Samrat Hotel in New Delhi. The event was well attended by travel agents and media personnel. In his welcoming speech, H.E. Mr. Read More ...

Southeast Asia for New Zealanders – What to know about visa & travel

by Phuong Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

To begin your trip to the attractive Southeast Asia, let's figure out where you can initiate first and whether you need visa to these places or not.

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Vietnam Travel | Places to visit in   Vietnam

Vietnam Travel | Places to visit in Vietnam


Rough Guides

Explore places to visit in Vietnam with Rough Guides: find out when to go, view itineraries and read about lakes, bays, street food and water puppets.

What is so great about Vietnam?

by Hoa Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

There is no wrong reason to visit a country, and no matter what lights up your day, you have plenty of destinations to choose from. However, Vietnam will offer you everything from above and more.

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Vietnam aims to boost tourism

by Ton @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

Vietnam wants to make tourism a key economic sector by 2020 that creates a driving force for the development of other sectors. The country expects to attract 17-20 million foreign visitors and 82 million domestic ones by then. Visitors are expected to spend US$35 billion in the country in 2020, on-the-spot exports through tourism are […]

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12 reasons to visit Vietnam at least once in a lifetime

by Hoa Nguyen @ Vietnam-Visa.com: Vietnam Visa on Arrival

Located in Southeast Asia, Vietnam is not as celebrated as its regional cousins Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, and even Indonesia. However, this does not mean that it is any less intriguing or wonderful than they are.

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Vietnam launches hotline to handle questions, complaints from tourists - HANOIKIDS CLUB

Vietnam launches hotline to handle questions, complaints from tourists - HANOIKIDS CLUB


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Tourists who are lost in Vietnam or frustrated with a poor service can now call a new travel hotline operated by state-owned telecom giant VNPT.The service, at (08) 1087, was launched on Wednesday, according to a post on the government website.Tourists calling to the number will receive information of popular destinations, traditions and ongoing events across the country. They will also be connected to travel agents if they want to book tickets for a tour or program.

Vietnamese Traditional Toys: Staying True to Its Roots

by ptg @ Vietnam-Vietnam.net

While most things have gone digital today, including children’s toys which have transformed into the latest state-of-the-art video games, tablets, cellphones and other technologically-advanced gadgets, Vietnam is perhaps one of the few cultures which have maintained its traditional toys – crude, if not primeval playthings made from indigenous materials such as wood, leaves, bamboo, clay [...]

MTPA INDIA – Agents Seminar & Product Presentation

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority organised the Agents Seminar & Product Presentation on 23 Nov 2017 at Vivanta by Taj, Guwahati .

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Traveling in Vietnam: The best travel route through this S-shaped country

by Hanoikids @ HANOIKIDS CLUB

Vietnam is an astounding mix of natural highlights and cultural diversity.… [...]

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Vietnam Travel Guide - Everything You Need to Know About Vietnam

Vietnam Travel Guide - Everything You Need to Know About Vietnam


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Vietnam is one of Southeast Asia’s most beautiful countries, attracting travellers to its lush mountains, bustling cities and golden sand beaches. Despite rapid modernisation in Vietnam’s urban centres of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh, time-honoured traditions remain intact amongst the locals. There are numerous ancient landmarks

Bánh xèo – the unique pancake of Vietnamese cuisine

by Hanoikids @ HANOIKIDS CLUB

Bánh xèo – also known as crispy Vietnamese pancake, crepe or sizzling cake – is a famous street food which is widely believed to originate from France during its occupation of Vietnam.… [...]

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Apart from the highlights that Vietnam has to offer, the best part of this country is to be out on the streets. Walking around Hanoi’s Old Quarter, Ho Chi Minh City’s Ben Than Market, Sapa’s terraces, Hoi An town, and trekking Vietnam’s numerous National Parks is what makes this country special.

Seven New River Tours Opens in Saigon

by Thao Du @ Vietnam-Vietnam.net

Saigon launched new river tours, seven high-speed boats which can carry 20 passengers each and can run at a maximum speed of 50 kph. The powerful canoes will bring tourists from Tan Cang to Cu Chi, Binh Duong, Can Gio and District 9 with fresh features that will definitely attract more visitors. One new feature [...]

Incheon opens new terminal

by AFP @ TTR Weekly

SEOUL, 19 January 2018: South Korea’s main international gateway Incheon airport opened its second terminal on Thursday, significantly increasing its capacity three weeks before the start of the Winter Olympics, airport authorities said. More than 300,000 tourists are expected to enter the country through Incheon during next month’s Games and the new terminal will allow […]

PM approves plan to develop Tan Trao tourism site

by Ton @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a master plan for the development of Tan Trao national tourist site in the northern province of Tuyen Quang to 2030, aiming to draw about 1.5 million visitors, including 2,000 foreigners, to the site in 2025. The site targets 2 million visitors in 2030, including 35,000 foreigners. Revenue […]

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Unwind on Shores of Lake Toba

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

The turbulence of the plane rocks me again as it has been over the past two hours. I still scrunched up in my seat, trying hard not to throw up but finally give up.

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TAT in association with SLW launches Thai Golf Passport

by travelnews digest @ Travel News Digest

In order to offer Indian golfers a seamless golf experience in Thailand, Thai Golf Passport has been launched in India. SLW, the Golf Management company in association with Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), has launched the first ever loyalty program for the country. Anil Dev, Managing Director, SLW, stated,” Indian golfers can be a part of […]

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Ngoi Village Pottery: World Class Art, World Class Vietnamese Culture

by ptg @ Vietnam-Vietnam.net

Pottery at Bac Giang Province started centuries ago, but it took quite a long time before it made its mark in the international market. Today, it is an integral part of the domestic ceramic industry and exported to foreign countries such as Japan, India, Egypt and Europe. Pottery in the province could be found in [...]

Call for biometrics security

by e-NewsWire @ TTR Weekly

LONDON, 18 January 2018: Implementation of biometric technology to facilitate secure borders is the single biggest opportunity for the travel and tourism sector in 2018, according to World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), president and CEO, Gloria Guevara Manzo. Guevara also highlighted the importance of developments in artificial intelligence and machine learning, virtual and augmented […]

Co Loa Citadel: Mysterious Beauty

by Thao Du @ Vietnam-Vietnam.net

Hanoi is a favourite tourist destination and one reason for this is the Co Loa Citadel. It is regarded as one of the most ancient and significant architectural structures in Vietnam, and definitely one of the most beautiful in the world. Co Loa Citadel was built by Thuc Phan An Duong Vuong who ruled Au [...]

November 2017 E-Newsletter

by minhnq @ vn-tourism.com

Vietnamtourism-Hanoi News Service Inspection at Pu Luong Retreat Vietnamtourism-Hanoi inspected the Pu Luong’s services and the main trekking paths in the area from October 30 to October 31

UNWTO appoints Eliza Jean Reid as Special Ambassador for SDG

by travelnews digest @ Travel News Digest

Eliza Jean Reid, the First Lady of Iceland has been nominated as the Special Ambassador for Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The appointment took place at the second UNWTO/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture, in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman held in December. Taleb Rifai, Secretary-General, UNWTO, cited, “By becoming a Special Ambassador […]

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Tour with Hanoikids: More than just Hanoi free tours

by Hanoikids @ HANOIKIDS CLUB

Founded in 2006, Hanoikids is a student-run, voluntary organization which provides free tours for foreigners in Hanoi, Vietnam.… [...]

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Isle of Gods

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

Bali is for the inquisitive traveller who wants a taste of rich coffe made out of civet,s poo and a dip in the rejuvenating hot springs.

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7 Must See Sights In The Mekong Delta

by Kristin Cooke @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

Come visit the Mekong Delta region of Southern Vietnam to discover hidden wonders. Ecotourism is a strong industry in this lush tropical region. Cruise down the Mekong River in a boat taxi and discover a world from the past. Floating markets, ancient temples, fruit orchards, museums, and scenic rice paddy farms dot the area. Here are 7 must see […]

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Hội An International Food Festival, 2016

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

Time: March 14 – 20, 2016 Place: An Hội Sculpture Garden, Hội An Ancient Town. Time Activity Place March 12 13:40-20:00 Taste of the world: The international chefs meet with the media The Market restaurant, 03 Nguyễn Hoàng st. March … Continue reading

MoT launches Incredible India digital calendar and wall & desk calendar

by travelnews digest @ Travel News Digest

  In line with the Government’s Digital India initiative, Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge) and Minister of State for Electronics & Information Technology, Shri K.J. Alphons launched the “Incredible India Digital Calendar-2018” here today. He also released the Incredible India Wall & Desk Calendar for 2018. In line with the Government’s Digital India […]

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Travel Advice and Advisories for Vietnam

Travel Advice and Advisories for Vietnam


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Country Travel Advice and Advisories from the Government of Canada

Initiatives from Portugal, Spain, India and Indonesia winners of UNWTO Awards for Innovation in Tourism

by Jessica Naval @ PATA

MADRID, January 18, 2018 — Turismo de Portugal I.P (Portugal), Ecotourism Trust (India), Tryponyu (Indonesia) and SEGGITUR (Spain) are the winners… Read More   

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VN accelerates overseas tourism promotion

VN accelerates overseas tourism promotion


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The Việt Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) will focus on tourism promotion activities abroad from now to the end of the year.

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