Category Archives: Vietnam Travel

Dong Van Stone Plateau is a tourist magnet

Located 1,000 meters to 1,600m above sea level, Dong Van Stone Plateau is formed by narrow valleys alternating with rocky mountain ranges in the north of Vietnam. The plateau was recognized by UNESCO as one of the 77 geological parks … Continue reading

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Hello Hanoi: History, horror and heavenly spa treatments on a journey into Vietnam

Vietnam is tricky to pin down. It is exotic, but austere in some parts and playful in others. And it is impossible to ignore the war that has left an indelible mark on American history. People say that it is … Continue reading

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Ha Noi – the city for peace

Located in the Red River Delta, Ha Noi Capital is the political, economic and cultural centre of Viet Nam. Through many changes and challenges, Ha Noi is developing incessantly and affirms position as one of the biggest tourist centres in … Continue reading

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Bia hoi vs. beer hall: Vietnam’s boozy standoff

Czech beer halls are growing in popularity in Ho Chi Minh City, while Hanoi sticks rigidly to its cheap, cheerful plastic-chaired bia hoi stalls. Here two protagonists for each duke it out to see which provides the best beer experience … Continue reading

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Vietnamese tourists top list in Cambodia

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnamese tourists ranked top among foreign visitors to Cambodia in the first three months this year. According to data released by the Cambodian Tourism Ministry, 179,000 Vietnamese tourists visited Cambodia from January to March, accounting for 18 per cent … Continue reading

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Vietnam Airlines offers cheap air tickets

Vietnam Visa – Customers can buy cheap domestic and international air tickets via www.vietnamairlines.com from now until May 31 and from September 1 to October 31. A representative for Vietnam Airlines (VNA) said VNA has worked with Smartlink and nine banks: … Continue reading

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Travel agencies cancel tours due to high costs

Vietnam Visa  – While the long holiday, which ended yesterday, May 1, was expected to be a bonanza for local tour organizers, many of them in fact had to cancel their offered tours at the last minute due to the exorbitant … Continue reading

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Sea, Islands Week in Vung Tau

The annual Viet Nam Sea and Islands Week would take place in the southern city of Vung Tau from June 5 to 8, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment announced yesterday.   This year’s theme, “Viet Nam will become … Continue reading

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Holiday sends room rates soaring at resorts

Vietnam Visa – Prices of hotel rooms at popular holiday destinations rose sharply during the four-day holiday beginning last Saturday. The holiday celebrated both Liberation Day, which marked the end of the American War, and May Day. Hotel rooms along famous beaches … Continue reading

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Tam Coc-Bich Dong, “South second nicest grotto”

Tam Coc – Bich Dong is also called “A terrestrial Ha Long Bay”, or the “Vietnam’s second nicest grotto” (to Huong Tich) for its poetic and inspirational natural scenery Briefings Located in the Ngu Nhac Son Mountains, Hoa Lu District,Ninh … Continue reading

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