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Picture of Vietnam awesome for items to decorate your home with

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 ...

Picture for category The food scene in scenic Halong Bay

The food scene in scenic Halong Bay

Ha Long Bay, a scenic tempest of emerald waters and limestone islets, also cooks up a storm. Ha Long Bay, a UNESCO world heritage site in the northern province of Quang Ninh, is renowned for its limestone ka...

Picture for category Hanoi in TripAdvisor’s best destinations for 2019

Hanoi in TripAdvisor’s best destinations for 2019

TripAdvisor wrote: "The charming Vietnamese capital has aged well, preserving the old quarter, monuments and colonial architecture, while making room for modern developments alongside. Lakes, parks, shady boule...

Picture for category Ancient capital Hue a hidden gem in Asia: UK magazine

Ancient capital Hue a hidden gem in Asia: UK magazine

Dotting the town are the tombs of seven kings created by pouring in vast sums of money and thousands of hours of labor to remind future generations how important kings were, Rough Guides wrote. Unlike many A...

Picture of Ha Long Bay a once-in-a-lifetime destination: US publication

Ha Long Bay a once-in-a-lifetime destination: US publication

US News has added Ha Long Bay to its list of world’s 30 most famous landmarks to visit at least once in a lifetime. It says that alongside the Eiffel Tower in Paris and the Statue of Liberty in New York, the ...

Picture of Da Nang shortens renowned international fireworks festival

Da Nang shortens renowned international fireworks festival

The much-anticipated annual fireworks festival in Da Nang has been cut in half from two months to one. Authorities in the central city of Da Nang have confirmed that the international fireworks festival will r...

Picture of Da Nang among best travel destinations for 2019: The New York Times

Da Nang among best travel destinations for 2019: The New York Times

The newspaper says that Da Nang, the third-largest city of Vietnam, has gone from a place that is "best known for being a gateway to UNESCO Heritage town of Hoi An" to an attraction "with strong foodie scene an...