Must-try street food options during a day trip to Kien Giang

Must-try street food options during a day trip to Kien Giang

VOV.VN - Visitors to the southcentral province of Kien Giang often leave with a great impression of the locality due to its fabulous culture, the friendliness of local people, its shopping options, and range of street food. Let’s tour the city for the day and sample some of the delicious street food on offer:

Free stay permit waivers extended until September 30

Free stay permit waivers extended until September 30

Foreigners who entered Vietnam from March 1 can have their temporary stay permits automatically extended for another month until September 30, the Immigration Department announced on August 31.

Short tours in favour for National Day

Short tours in favour for National Day

People nationwide will enjoy a one-day holiday on September 2 to celebrate the country’s National Day and safe holidays are the order of the day amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Leading homestays in Hanoi for National Day holiday

Leading homestays in Hanoi for National Day holiday

VOV.VN - Mei Hideaway, Veque Homestay, and Hygge Homestay in Hanoi are among the top suggestions of places for tourists to visit in order to enjoy National Day holiday celebrations on September 2.

Top tourism spots for you during National Day holiday

Top tourism spots for you during National Day holiday

VOV.VN - A number of popular localities nationwide such as Sa Pa, Ha Long, Moc Chau, and Hue will continue to welcome tourists during National Day (September 2) amid tightened coronavirus prevention measures.

Foreign tourists to Vietnam down 66.6% in eight months

Foreign tourists to Vietnam down 66.6% in eight months

The number of foreign tourists to Vietnam reached only 3.8 million in the first eight months of 2020, down by 66.6% compared to the figure of 11.3 million recorded in the same period last year, as the COVID-19 pandemic greatly impacted travel.

A specialty from Mekong Delta

A specialty from Mekong Delta

“Suong” noodle soup is served with shrimp paste, pork hocks and herbs. The specialty from the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh is made with a secret recipe broth that will indulge your taste buds.

Vietnam considers reopening flights to Japan, RoK

Vietnam considers reopening flights to Japan, RoK

VOV.VN - The Prime Minister has asked the Ministry of Transport to examine the possibility of resuming commercial flights to Japan and the Republic of Korea as soon as conditions allow.

Lai Chau develops community tourism

Lai Chau develops community tourism

The northern province of Lai Chau, situated 450km northwest of Hanoi, is not as popular a destination as Sa Pa in Lao Cai Province or Moc Chau in Son La Province. Yet it has a primitive and mysterious beauty that is well worth exploring.

A look at four of most famous Buddhist destinations nationwide

A look at four of most famous Buddhist destinations nationwide

VOV.VN - Tay Thien, Yen Tu, and Da Lat Monasteries are among some of the unmissable Buddhist destinations located across the country, all of which represent sacred spots in which pilgrims can come and pray for peace whilst enjoying the beautiful landscape.

Vietnam launches tourism website aimed at attracting foreign visitors

Vietnam launches tourism website aimed at attracting foreign visitors

VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT), along with the Vietnam Tourism Advisory Board (TAB), and Swiss Sustainable Tourism Programme (SSTP), have joined forces to launch a new ‘Green Travel’ section on the national tourism website www.vietnam.travel/sustainability.

GMS countries seek to revive tourism

GMS countries seek to revive tourism

Countries from the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) convened the first Destination Mekong Summit via video conference on August 26 to discuss ways to revive tourism during and after the COVID-19 crisis, according to the Cambodian Ministry of Tourism.

Bamboo Airways to put early bird Tet deals on offer

Bamboo Airways to put early bird Tet deals on offer

VOV.VN -Bamboo Airways is to offer millions of discounted tickets on domestic flights during the 2021 Lunar New Year, known locally as Tet, in order to meet the increase in travel demand from local passengers.

Mui Ne tourist site secures national status

Mui Ne tourist site secures national status

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has issued a decision recognising Mui Ne tourist site in the south-central province of Binh Thuan as a national tourist site.

Cu Lao Cham through the lens of Greek adventurer

Cu Lao Cham through the lens of Greek adventurer

VOV.VN - Cu Lao Cham, also known as the Cham islands, is a small archipelago situated off the coast of the central province of Quang Nam. It emerges as a popular destination among adventure lovers due to its pristine and romantic beauty.

Four idyllic local islands share names with animals

Four idyllic local islands share names with animals

VOV.VN - Dao Rua, known as Turtle island, and Dao Khi, known as Monkey island, are among some of the famous tourist spots across the country that have both a beautiful landscape and unique names.