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Đà Lạt becomes a homestay delight

Đà Lạt becomes a homestay delight

Da Lat in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong is recently dubbed a homestay heaven as this kind of accommodation is blooming in the city in the past two years, offering a great option for the travellers with low budget but wishing to experience the local life.

Heaven and earth at Tràng An Complex

03/13/2017 09:53

I had heard that the Trang An complex was one of most attractive natural beauty sites in Viet Nam, but my recent trip there surpassed all expectations. When we arrived at the site, about 95 kms south of Ha Noi, we took a boat to Suoi Tien Temple.

Temple on Sài Gòn River islet open to visitors

03/10/2017 10:02

A trip to the elaborately decorated Phu Chau Temple is a nice respite from the relentless pace and concrete jungle of central HCM City.

Where you can stop and smell the roses

03/06/2017 10:25

It is not an ideal place for cultivating the delicate flowers, but a few passionate horticulturists have found ways to make the capital city a rose garden destination worthy of note, reports Song Huong.

The land of areca palms and gurgling streams beckons

03/03/2017 11:24

on Tay district of the central province of Quang Ngai has long been dubbed the "Land of Areca" for its seemingly endless hills covered with areca palms. With mountains on one side and the sea on the other, Quang Ngai is also  well-known for one of the most beautiful beaches in central Viet Nam, cultural vestiges of Chau Sa Citadel as well as a number of pagodas, including Ong pagoda.

Tuyền Lâm Lake designated national tourism zone

02/20/2017 15:32

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc recognised the Tuyen Lam Lake in the Tay Nguyen (Central Highlands) province of Lam Dong as a national tourism zone.

View Hạ Long Bay from above

02/17/2017 16:06

On reaching the top, the scenic view of Ha Long city and the bay are breathtaking. One sees small islands dotting the bay. Rocks come in a range of shapes and sizes, some looking like dragons descending to the bay. A resident told me that it is from here that one understands why this bay was named Ha Long (Descending Dragon).

No real beef with phở in a Paris eatery

02/13/2017 16:54

A naturally wary Hanoian steps into a restaurant in Paris, and is blown away by the iconic noodle soup on offer. Hoang Anh describes his experience.

Phú Quốc: a laid-back beach paradise

02/13/2017 16:54

With turquoise seas, spectacular sunsets and lush rainforests, Phu Quoc Island provides tourists with an unbeatable combination of silky white sand, great hospitality and tasty cuisine. Bo Xuan Hiep reports.

Seascapes that will rock your soul

02/10/2017 17:33

Located within Nui Chua National Park in the central province of Ninh Thuan, which is famous for vast green grape gardens and white salt fields, Hang Rai has become an endless inspiration to many photographers who wish to “hunt” the best scenery of dawn by the sea.

Paradise Elegance

02/08/2017 16:32

The Paradise Elegance cruise ships also boast a spa, dining room, sun deck and two bars, which are all spread over five decks.