Tag archive for ‘Ha Long Bay in Vietnam’

Ha Long Bay’s World Wonder bid receives a boost

Vietnamese people will have the chance to vote for Ha Long Bay as a new World Wonder through a TV programme to be broadcast live on October 29. The live programme will be concurrently aired on Vietnam Television’s Channel 1 (VTV1) linking four places: Ha Long Bay in the northeastern province of Quang Ninh, the […]

Ha Long Bay enters finale of new world natural wonder poll

Ha Long Bay enters finale of new world natural wonder poll

VietNamNet Bridge – Chairman of New7Wonders organization, Bernaro, presented a certificate to certify that Vietnam’s Ha Long Bay enters the final round of the poll on the seven new natural wonders of the world, to Quang Ninh province’s authorities on September 27. Bernaro said that he was impressed by the bay’s beauty. He confirmed to […]

Local tour operators shun travel insurance

Local tour operators shun travel insurance

Many foreign insurers enter Vietnam, helping diversify the country’s insurance product range and improve the competitiveness between insurers, according to the market consultancy Research and Markets.   However, travel insurance remains underdeveloped, the firm says. The Vietnam Tourism Law put an onus on travel agencies to buy insurance for local customers. Yet, figures from the […]

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 […]

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 […]