Festival promotes European cuisine in Ha Noi
The ninth European Food Festival took place in the National Library’s courtyard in Ha Noi on May 9, attracting around 1,500 visitors.
Tourist arrivals to Lao Cai rise 21.7%
Total tourist arrivals to the northern province of Lao Cai in the first four months this year reached nearly 665.000, a year-on-year rise of 21.7%, reported the Lao Cai News.
Sweet and sour salad mixed with beef
In cold weather, the visitors can enjoy a dish of sweet and sour grated papaya salad. The salad mixed with beef is a simple nosh sold in small alleys and…
Seminar on “Promoting Viet Nam destination towards Scandinavian countries”
(TITC)- On the occasion of welcoming the Scandinavian famtrip delegation to Viet Nam, the Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) hold the seminar on “Promoting Viet Nam destination towards Scandinavian countries” in Ha Noi, on 18 November 2014.
World heritage sites contribute to national development
World cultural and natural heritage sites in Viet Nam have made great contributions to socio-economic development, particularly in localities where the sites are located, experts agreed at a seminar on May 23 in Hanoi.
“Pho” added to Merriam-Webster dictionary
A well-known American dictionary, Merriam-Webster, has announced more than 150 new words and definitions for 2014, including the Vietnamese word “Pho”.
The cloud valley in Hoa Binh   (May 15, 2014)
The cloud valley in Hoa Binh
Located at an altitude of 1,200m above sea level, Lung Van is covered by cloud all year round. It is surrounded by the mountains of Trau (Buffalo), Po and Tien (Fairy) so it is known as Thung May (Cloud Valley).
Viet Nam attends Moscow Travel Exhibition
Viet Nam’s tourism appeal is taking center stage at the 21st Moscow International Travel & Tourism Exhibition which opened in Moscow on March 19.