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Five most beautiful beach resorts in Vietnam
Nam Nghi Resort Phu Quoc, InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort or Amanoi Ninh Thuan are the most beautiful holiday resorts in Vietnam.
Nam Nghi Resort on Phu Quoc Island is perfect for those who want to be closer to nature.
Set on Mui Ne’s pristinely sweeping beach, Anantara Mui Ne Resort is an oasis of elegance and comfort offering a unique and unforgettable way to experience the southern coast of Vietnam.
With exquisite design by architect Bill Bensley, lush gardens and a private beach, the InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort is inspired by Vietnamese temples and traditional villages.
Visitors can dine on classic French cuisine in the La Maison 1888 restaurant, indulge in soothing spa treatments, or just relax and sip cocktails with glorious ocean views.
Amanoi Ninh Thuan Resort is a luxury hillside resort bordering a national park & a marine reserve on the coast of Vietnam.
Six Senses Con Dao is a five-star luxury beach resort in the archipelago islands with a breathtaking location in a national and marine park.
Illegal Chinese tour guides in Vietnam accused of distorting nation's history
A Chinese tour guide is leading a group of tourists in the central city of Da Nang. Photo credit: VnExpress Da Nang authorities are verifying accusations that many Chinese tour guides are operating illegally in the central city and providing incorrect information about Vietnam’s history to tourists. Tran Chi Cuong, deputy director of the Da Nang Tourism Department, said many local guides have complained and provided photos and videos to his agency as proof. Cuong told reporters that the… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
No pressure over ATP top ranking, Andy Murray says
Paris (AFP) - Andy Murray can depose Novak Djokovic as world number one on Saturday but the British star insists he won't let the pressure of the historic occasion knock him off course.The 29-year-old Wimbledon and Olympic champion will take over top spot in the rankings if he defeats Canada's Milos Raonic in the Paris Masters semi-finals.His path opened up on Friday after he saved seven set points in an extraordinary opening tie-break before clinching a 7-6 (11/9), 7-5 win over Tomas Berdych… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Quang Ninh closes 15 shops specialising in serving Chinese tourists
VietNamNet Bridge – All 15 shops and business centres dedicated to serving only Chinese tourists in Ha Long City, Quang Ninh Province were closed by the local people’s committee, according to online newspaper zing.vn. A souvenir shop in Tuan Chau Ward, Ha Long City is forced to close on Sunday. Zing.vn reported that on April 1 the advertising boards of all shops and centres were dismantled. Earlier on March 31, Ha Long City People’s Committee sent an urgent message to Quang Ninh Province… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
The blacklist: Vietnam names and shames projects with high pollution risks
Workers clear mud at Mong Duong coal mine after a flood in the province of Quang Ninh, Vietnam in August 2015. The Ministry of Industry and Trade has announced projects which it considers are potentially risky to the environment, nearly half of them coal-fired power plants. Photo by AFP Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade has announced projects which it considers are potentially risky to the environment. In a statement released on Thursday, the ministry listed 28 plants which need… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Vietnam renews visa waiver program for Europeans
Foreign tourists walk around the ancient quarter of Hanoi in a file photo. The quarters, which attracts many tourists, contains mostly traditional Vietnamese 'tunnel houses', which are of a long and narrow construction. Photo credit: Hoang Dinh Nam/AFP The Vietnamese government has extended a visa exemption program for Germany, France, the UK, Italy and Spain for another year, local media reported Friday. It will enable citizens from the five countries to continue to travel to Vietnam for… chat_bubble_outline Read More...