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Phong Nha-Ke Bang diversity wins a Southeast Asia recommendation

Phong Nha-Ke Bang diversity wins a Southeast Asia recommendationUNESCO-recognized Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in central Vietnam is one of top 10 Southeast Asian places to 'go wild' in. Hong Kong-based Sou...

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Two Vietnam waterfalls among world’s most beautiful

Microsoft network MSN has included two waterfalls in Vietnam in its list of 15 most charming cascades in the world. It describes Ban Gioc Waterfall in the northern province of Cao Bang, near the border with ...

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Three ways to enjoy a three-in-one lake – Ba Be

Walk, boat or trek to explore Vietnam’s largest fresh water lake and its natural and cultural environs. Mountains, valleys, rivers, waterfalls, caves and villages steeped in traditional, unique ethnic minori...

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Da Nang int’l food fest to get top chefs from 13 countries

The very first Da Nang International Food Festival will be held June 2-6 on eastside of the iconic Dragon Bridge. The festival, in the central city of Da Nang, will showcase various culinary activities with ...

Picture of Taste trumps price for 60 years at Saigon duck vermicelli soup stall

Taste trumps price for 60 years at Saigon duck vermicelli soup stall

A Saigon market stall sells slightly pricey duck vermicelli soup, but customers do not begrudge a single extra dong. The eatery in Ban Co market in Saigon’s District 3 is slightly difficult to find but alway...

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Ha Long Bay among world’s 25 most beautiful places: CNN

Ha Long Bay is one of the three natural wonders in Asia to break into CNN's list of 25 most beautiful places on the planet. One of the most popular natural attractions in South East Asia, Ha Long Bay is home t...

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Vietnam awesome for items to decorate your home with

Travel guide publisher Lonely Planet includes Vietnam in its list of best destinations for interior design items in 2019. Design travel is said to be a big trend for 2019, with people looking to explore the ...

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Netflix series on Asian street food focuses on Saigon

The Vietnamese episode of a Netflix documentary series on Asian pavement cuisine aired this month will feature Saigon delicacies. Produced by creators of the hugely popular Netflix series Chef’s Table, David...

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A spiritual retreat in the heart of Hanoi

The millennial city of Hanoi has several centuries old pagodas that offer peace of mind even when they are crowded. Make a start with five well-known ones before exploring others that are to be found all ove...

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In your 50s? Check out Vietnam, says US magazine

Vietnam is one of two Southeast Asian destinations that Travel + Leisure urges holiday-goers in their 50s to visit. In its new global checklist of best travel journeys that people in their fifties, "with a suc...

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PU LUONG NATURE RESERVE - THE BEST PLACE TO TRAVEL IN SUMMER 2019

Travelling to Pu Luong on the tours of Vietnam is perfect for the nature lovers wishing to escape the bustle of city life and see imposing mountain ranges, intact rivers and waterfalls, poetic villages, and imm...

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Vietnam’s Ha Long Bay gets another int’l complement

In 2015, the bay was hailed by the U.S. travel guide site Smarter Travel as one of the best ecological spots in the world. In 2016, Business Insider had said that a cruise on Ha Long Bay is a must-have travel ...