Top views

Coconut sticky rice a rare treat on Hanoi streets
Coconut sticky rice a rare treat on Hanoi streets The dish emerged decades ago, but it remains difficult to find a place in Hanoi that makes it...
South African couple planning Vietnam honeymoon cheated [9th Oct 2018]
South African couple planning Vietnam honeymoon cheated [9th Oct 2018] A South African couple chose a Ha Long Bay cruise for their honeymoon, but found themselves...
Vietnamese egg coffee a hit in Chicago [8th Oct 2018]
Vietnamese egg coffee a hit in Chicago [8th Oct 2018] The Chicago Tribune has recommended Vietnamese ice coffee as among the best to try in the state.
Hoi An rated among world’s best places for expats [6th Oct 2018]
Hoi An rated among world’s best places for expats [6th Oct 2018] Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam has been ranked the 14th best place in the world for...
Two Vietnamese locales get autumn stars [5th Oct 2018]
Two Vietnamese locales get autumn stars [5th Oct 2018] The Sword Lake and Mu Cang Chai are among 15 best places to enjoy the autumn in Asia.

News & Events

Trying Thai specialties in Son La Province (31/10/17)
Trying Thai specialties in Son La Province (31/10/17) Nom da trau (buffalo skin salad) and  nhot xanh cuon bap cai (green elaeagnus latifolia) wrapped in cabbage, are unique and tasty specialties of the ethnic Thai group in the northwestern province of Son La.
Ha Noi among world’s top 10 fastest growing tourism cities (31/10/17)
Ha Noi among world’s top 10 fastest growing tourism cities (31/10/17) Ha Noi has been ranked seventh on a new list of the world’s fastest-growing tourism cities, with a 16.4% average annual growth rate in the 2009 - 2016 period, according to the MasterCard Global Destinations Cities Index 2017.
Art show to highlight quintessence of Tonkin (31/10/17)
Art show to highlight quintessence of Tonkin (31/10/17) An art show entitled ‘The Quintessence of Tonkin’ will open for audience from early November at the Baara Land Entertainment Complex in Quoc Oai District, on the outskirts of Ha Noi, with a focus on the rich culture and daily activities of Viet Nam’s northern delta.
Lotus stem salad (30/10/17)
Lotus stem salad (30/10/17) A refreshing dish for hot days, “goi ngo sen” is healthy, vibrant, delicious on its own and certainly crunchy.
Home-stay helps ensure local life in Hoang Su Phi (30/10/17)
Home-stay helps ensure local life in Hoang Su Phi (30/10/17) Thanks to its picturesque landscape, Hoang Su Phi district in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang has become a popular destination for tourists. In the last few years, the locality has used home-stay services to boost tourism. This has improved local residents’ livelihood and protected...
Festival honours Mai Son coffee in Son La (30/10/17)
Festival honours Mai Son coffee in Son La (30/10/17) Mai Son Coffee Festival, promoting traditional features and local products, was organised in Mai Son District, Son La Province on October 27.
Con Son Pagoda reflects Vietnamese soul (28/10/17)
Con Son Pagoda reflects Vietnamese soul (28/10/17) The Con Son relic site in Chi Linh District, Hai Duong Province is closely associated with many well-known Vietnamese figures such as Tran Nguyen Dan, Huyen Quang and Nguyen Trai, a national hero and world cultural figure.
Hue to fire cannons of Flag Tower for tourists (28/10/17)
Hue to fire cannons of Flag Tower for tourists (28/10/17) The Flag Tower in Hue imperial citadel will be lit at night and the cannons will be fired for the enjoyment of tourists and local residents.