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Quang Ngai Open Paragliding Championship kicks off

The Quang Ngai Open Paragliding Championship 2019 officially kicked off for the first time on Ly Son Island, on June 22, as part of the second Ly Son Culture Tourism Week 2019.

Ha Giang's remote commune to develop eco-toursim
When visiting Ta Su Choong commune in the northern province of Ha Giang in summer, tourists can enjoy the pristine natural landscape when local farmers let water flow over their terraced rice fields and lose themselves in the traditional culture of local ethnic minority groups.
Lesser-known destinations in Da Lat that soothe the soul
For anyone looking for peace and quiet as well as stunning vistas, Da Lat city in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong features a number of easy-to-reach destinations that soothe the soul.
Lao Cai, Chinese locality bolster tourism cooperation
Tourism cooperation between Lao Cai and Honghe prefecture of China’s Yunnan province was discussed at a seminar held in the northern border province of Viet Nam on June 21.
Ho Chi Minh City a great place for noodles lovers
If you are a noodle lover, Ho Chi Minh City is one of the best places in the country you can try different kinds of noodles with beef offal, wonton or duck meat.
Communal houses added to tours to southern province
Ancient communal houses in the southern province of Dong Thap would be included in new tours, according to local authorities.
Ha Noi serves nearly 14.4 million visitors so far
Ha Noi welcomed nearly 14.4 million visitors so far this year, up 9.5% over the same period last year, including more than 3.3 million foreign tourists, a year on year rise of 10.6%, reported the municipal Department of Tourism.
Kingdom of caves enjoys tourism boom
The tourism sector in the ‘kingdom of caves’, Quảng Bình, has witnessed an increase in the number of visitors thanks to its karst cave system.
Learning how to make sweet soup of black sesame seeds in Hoi An
An event demonstrating how to make xi ma phu (sweet soup of black sesame seeds) will be organized at the home of Ngo Thieu, a 106-year-old xi ma phu maker in Hoi An City, on June 19.
Quang Ninh launches double-decker buses for tourism
“Vietnam Sightseeing” double-decker buses were put into operation in Ha Long city, the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, on June 18.
Da Nang city kicks off programme to promote tourism
The central coastal city of Da Nang on June 14 opened the “Da Nang- Summer Destination 2019” programme at the Bien Dong (East Sea) Park in Son Tra district.
Thousands flock to Mau Son mount for tourism festival
Thousands of people flocked to the Mau Son national tourist site in the northern mountainous province of Lang Son on June 16 for a tourism festival.
Northern border province intensifies tourism promotion
Authorities of the northern border province of Lang Son take promotion as an important work to develop the local tourism and have paid great attention to the popularisation of its images to the people both inside and outside the country, according to insiders.
An Giang welcomes 7 million visitors during January-June
The Mekong Delta province of An Giang has so far this year received some 7 million visitors, up 7.69 percent year on year and accounting for 76.09 percent of the yearly plan.
Cai Rang traditional craft village serves visitors with Hu Tieu noodle
Hu tieu, a type of rice noodle served with seasoned, sautéed beef is a signature dish of Vietnam’s southwestern region.