Tourism has helped remarkably improve the lives of ethnic minority people in Cao Pha commune of Mu Cang Chai district, the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai.
Three national parks and a nature reserve in Việt Nam have been added to the list of ASEAN heritage parks, taking the country's number to 10.
The ancient city of Hoi An is being challenged by mass tourism, traffic congestion, underdeveloped waste management, vendors, street food quality and poor design and operation of homestays that have badly impacted the UNESCO-recognised World Heritage Site.
A boat floats slowly across a mirror-like lake. Sky and water meet to create a feast for tourists’ eyes. Forests stretch out into the distance. Mountains rise majestically into the distance.
The Department of Culture, Sport and Tourism of Bac Giang province has worked out a plan to guide establishing the community-based tourist site in Na O hamlet, An Lac commune, Son Dong district.
About one hour driving from center of Hanoi capital, the northern province of Bac Giang is located in the ancient Kinh Bac region with diverse land form of delta, midland and mountainous areas. Also it is home to several relics site, landscapes with primitive beauty which is the advantage for the province to develop the tourism.
The construction of the 1st stage of the community-based tourism homestay project in Ta Lang Village, Hoa Bac Commune, Hoa Vang District, Da Nang, which began in May, has been already completed. The homestay named Dinh Nhu will be available for its guest in the coming time.
Phạm Đạt, 28, started up his own café shop – Tipi Coffee – in the central city of Đà Nẵng in 2014, but started going ‘green’ by using bamboo straws two years later. The shop started using glass and stainless steel straws in 2017.
Hanoi has been shortlisted for the World’s Leading City Destination at the 2019 World Travel Awards (WTA), providing an excellent opportunity for the Vietnamese capital to promote itself as a safe and friendly destination for both domestic and foreign visitors.
On February 13, Tuyen Quang Province announced the Prime Minister’s decision to recognise Na Hang-Lam Binhnature reserve in the northern province of Tuyen Quang as a national special tourist attraction.