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A “cultural death” threatens Vietnam’s tourism

A “cultural death” threatens Vietnam’s tourism

VietNamNet Bridge – The tourism industry has developed robustly in recent years and it has tried to take advantage of Vietnamese landscape and cultural identity to serve tourists. However, unorganized and unfriendly exploitation has unintentionally killed “cultural beauties”. Lach people have developed tourism based on their unique culture. However, their culture is being commercialized and […]

Hidden attractions and a way of life

Hidden attractions and a way of life

VietNamNet Bridge – Pristine streets and houses built centuries ago by the Japanese, special lanterns and tailors offering to make silk suits overnight – Hoi An’s attractions are well known.   As visitors to this quaint town explore its surroundings further, they are likely to discover the secrets of this historic spot. One of them […]

Vietnam to promote World Heritage sites at ATF

The tourism authority has chosen the World Heritage sites, the 1,000-year-old capital of Hanoi and the unique central coast as Vietnam’s highlights at the ASEAN Tourism Forum 2011. Nguyen Thi Thanh Huong, deputy head of the marketing department of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT), told the Daily on January 10 VNAT, the tourism […]

Vietnam is listed as world’s best destinations

A recent post of “DeMorgen”, one of the largest newspapers in the Pholamang, Belgium praised Vietnam as one of the three safest destinations for tourists, ranking just after Costa Rica and Ireland. According to this post, Vietnam is highly recommended for woman tourists. In Belgium, women who have interest in traveling alone account for 10% […]