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TRAVEL IN BRIEF 7/10

TRAVEL IN BRIEF 7/10

Firms offer flood experience tours Travel firms in the Mekong province of An Giang are offering tours for visitors to experience the flood season between late July and mid-October. “Though An Giang has entered its major flooding season, we go ahead with our tours,” said Nguyen Phu Phuc, deputy director of An Giang Tourimex’s tourism […]

Ha Long Bay tops new world wonder poll

Ha Long Bay tops new world wonder poll

VietNamNet Bridge – Ha Long, Vietnam’s world natural heritage, gained the highest growth in votes in the poll for the seven new world natural wonders on www.new7wonders.com last month. The bay currently takes the lead in the poll, followed by South Korea’s Jeju Island. On www.new7wonders.com, Ha Long Bay always took the lead in the […]

Colorful and eventful Ha Long Carnival

Colorful and eventful Ha Long Carnival

VietNamNet Bridge – The splendid carnival with bustling street dances, impressive martial-art and circus performances and fabulous firework shows, drew dozens of thousands of tourists to Ha Long city in the evening of May 1. The festival opened with a special music performance with the participation of famous singers from many countries. The Ha Long […]

Weather in Ha Long Bay

Ha Long bay is among the favorite destinations in Vietnam. In order to choose the ideal time visiting as well as prepare the best for your promising trip to this wonder, tourists are advised to keep in mind some brief information about Ha Long Bay climate as follows. Halong Bay’s climate is divided into two […]

Transportations to Ha Long Bay

Ha Long Bay is located in the northeast of Viet Nam, 165 km from Ha Noi. It takes about 3 or 4 hours from Hanoi city to there by car. Most tourists book a tour from Hanoi, including transportations, accommodation (on the boat or in the hotel) and a tour guide as well. If you […]