Travel


On cloud nine in the Tà Xùa mountains

On cloud nine in the Tà Xùa mountains

Ta Xua, a high mountain range locating in the natural border between northern provinces of Son La and Yen Bai, has been known as "Paradise in the Clouds", which hosts forests of ancient Shan Tuyet tea trees, some several hundred years old. 

Pá Kứ San, Mother Mountain in the clouds

01/05/2018 11:05

Pa Ku San Mountain in Lao Cai Province has primitive forests covered in moss, forests full of maple trees and their colourful leaves, cliffs that startle with their steepness and, at times, all this is covered in a sea of white cloud.  

Hà Nội, Đà Nẵng among world’s top destinations in 2018

01/05/2018 11:01

Data released by Airbnb recently puts two major cities of Viet Nam – Ha Noi and Da Nang – among the world’s top 10 intriguing travel destinations in 2018.  

On cloud nine atop Nhìu Cồ San mountain

12/25/2017 11:10

A group of trekking enthusiasts, guided by native highlanders, face mental and physical challenges on the way to the top of a mountain, but feel liberated as they stand in a sea of clouds. Cao Huong recounts the experience.

Chàm Island, a top drawcard

12/15/2017 15:18

Visitors to the UNESCO World Heritage town of Hoi An often visit Cu Lao Cham (Cham Islands), an archipelago off the coast of Hoi An in central Quang Nam Province.

Chilling out with hot salmon in the hills

12/15/2017 15:10

Eco Palms House, perched in the mountainous surroundings of Sa Pa, is a veritable home from home, offering delicious hot food to chase away the winter blues. Tu Le reports.

Heaven comes to earth in Lộc Yên

12/08/2017 15:29

Loc Yen, an ancient village in Tien Phuoc district in central Quang Nam Province, is dubbed "paradise land" for its heavenly landscape. The village lies in an at the foot of a mountain foot and looks out over rice fields.  

Red Dao ’capital’ is mountain wonderland

12/01/2017 11:43

Located 1,000m above sea level, Ho Thau Commune in the northern mountains has cool weather all year round and breathtaking landscapes.

Da Nang cafes, restaurants offer free restrooms for tourists

11/24/2017 15:59

More than 300 restaurants, cafes, bars, hotels and shopping centres are offering free restrooms for tourists in the downtown area od Da Nang as part of an effort to boost hospitality in the central city.

Tour guide association founded to protect, improve guides

11/14/2017 11:29

Established in Ha Noi last week, the Viet Nam Association of Tour Guides (VATG) will protect tour guides’ rights and reputations—and the country’s status as a growing international tourism destination.