Monthly Archive for October, 2010

Statues of former State leaders on display in HCM

An exhibition featuring 25 miniature statues of President Ho Chi Minh and Vice President Ton Duc Thang opened at the Ton Duc Thang Museum in HCM City on October 20. In addition sculptors from the HCM City Fine Arts Association sent in 26 entries for a contest to create a giant copper statue of the […]

Dos and Don’ts in Vietnam

Vietnam is regarded as a safe and beautiful country in the world.  It has special different culture, history, and style life… if you want to travel to Vietnam, you should find about Vietnam’s culture as well as people so that your trip should be smooth and trouble free. With purpose to help you have perfect […]

The valley of Love in Dalat

The Valley of Love is 5km north of Da Lat, Vietnam. Its former name is Valley of Peace. In 1972 with the creation of lake Da Thien, its name was changed. The Valley of Love is in the temperate central highlands of Vietnam. The cool temperatures attract natives and tourists to the area. The temperature […]

Hanoi’s Pagodas and Temples

Tran Quoc Pagoda The original pagoda was built in the 6th century and is considered the oldest in Vietnam. It was founded on the bank of the Red River by King Ly Nam De who named it Khai Quoc (National Founder). Much later, it was moved to its present site beside Hanoi’s Ho Tay (West) […]

Vietnam Visa exemption to be officially applied

Agreements on Vietnam visa exemption has been signed with 55 countries (56 agreements), among 54 agreements has entered into effect except 2 agreements (With Angola and Brazil). Tourists in these countries will be exempted visa for entry, exit and transit. The duration of stay subject to visa exemption begins from the date of entry. On […]

Nha Trang Beach

Nha Trang, the country’s premier traditional seaside resort situated in Nha Trang Bay, surrounded on all three sides by mountains and widely considered as amongst the world’s most beautiful bays, is well known for its pristine beaches as well as its variety of activities. With hot water springs, colourful fish and coral reefs underwater, the […]