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Poor infrastructure impedes Vietnam’s tourism

Poor infrastructure impedes Vietnam’s tourism

While other ASEAN countries have a flourishing tourism industry and are succeeding in luring visitors from other countries, Vietnam is ignoring the vital needs required to develop in this field.   Vietnam’s tourist attractions can compare well with those of other ASEAN countries like Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia and Cambodia. However, the country’s growth in tourism […]

Foreign tourism increases by 17.3%

Foreign tourism increases by 17.3%

VietNamNet Bridge – Some 460,000 foreign tourists visited Viet Nam in July, bringing the total number of visitors to the country in the first seven months to 3.43 million, up 17.3 per cent over the same period last year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO). The GSO reported that the number of travellers arriving […]

Share Vietnam, Lao localities step up tourism cooperation

Share Vietnam, Lao localities step up tourism cooperation

Champassak province of Laos welcomed over 300,000 foreign tourists in 2010, of which the number of Vietnam visitors sharply increased compared to the previous percentage. This was a good translation of the cooperative agreement signed in 2009 by the Champassak Tourism Association (CTA) and the Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Association, CTA Chairman Somleth Phosalath […]

Climate in Ho Chi Minh City Overview

Ho Chi Minh City is the  heart of the South Vietnam, it has a tropical climate, with an average humidity of 75%. The city’s weather is generally warm, and has a monsoon season from May to November. A year in Ho Chi Minh City is divided into two distinct seasons: rainy and dry season. The […]

Ho Chi Minh City’s Food

Ho Chi Minh City is the center of the South Vietnam. There are rich and abundant productions, so Sai Gon’s food is very diversified. Besides, Ho Chi Minh City is home of people from all over the country and the gateway contacting with the outside of the world. The city includes food lines of all […]

Transportation In Ho Chi Minh City

Airways Tan Son Nhat airport is the top airport in the country. You can travel to Ho Chi Minh City and from Ho Chi Minh City to other such big cities as Hanoi, Danang, etc. by air. The airport is 7km far away from the city center. There are currently two airlines operating domestically in […]

Shopping In Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh city is well known for its frantic pace of life. This is one of the world’s most rapidly developing cities, business is booming, skyscrapers are flying up. It changes day by days. If you are going to buy presents, toys or clothes, center zones in Ho Chi Minh city supplies you a […]