6 banned from flying after refusing to pay fines for flouting safety rules
Aviation authorities have banned six people from flying for failing to pay fines they had incurred after violating aviation safety regulations.
Flight from Hanoi to repatriate stranded Americans
Vietnam Airlines will operate a flight from Hanoi to Virginia in the U.S. next Tuesday to repatriate Americans stranded in Vietnam due to Covid-19 travel restrictions.
Vietnamese highly keen on sustainable tourism post pandemic
Vietnamese and Indian respondents topped a survey of 30 nationalities wanting to travel more sustainably after the Covid-19 pandemic at 88 percent.
More murals added to central Vietnam fishing village
Tam Thanh fishing village in Quang Nam Province, famous for its colorful mural paintings, have added 30 more to its unique canvas.
Da Nang hotels, resorts offer big discounts to stimulate domestic tourism
Hotels and resorts in Da Nang have been offering discounts of up to nearly 90 percent to boost tourism after it relaxed social restrictions.
Covid forces 171 HCMC travel companies to temporarily close
With the two latest waves of coronavirus hitting revenues, 171 tourist firms in HCMC suspended operations in the first five months of this year.
Beauty of solitude central to Vietnam photo series
Cao Ky Nhan traveled across the country to take pictures of tranquility and solitude as depicted by nature and humans alike.
More beach destinations ease social restrictions
Hai Phong City and Khanh Hoa Province, home to famous beach destinations, relaxed Covid restrictions after more than two weeks without new community transmissions.
Five luxury camping destinations in Vietnam
If you wish to experience camping in tents close to nature but also enjoy the comfort of resort-style services, here are some ideal glamping destinations for a summer escape.
Politburo green-lights trial of vaccine passports at select tourist destinations
The Politburo has ordered relevant agencies to trial Covid-19 vaccine passports so that foreigners can visit some tourist destinations that have controlled the pandemic like Phu Quoc Island.
Hue reopens tourist destinations after nearly a month of closure
Authorities in Thua Thien-Hue Province, home to famous tourist town Hue, allowed popular attractions and historical sites to reopen Friday though swimming remains banned.
Tourist cities regain bustle after Covid restrictions relaxed
With the easing of Covid-19 restrictions, popular tourist destinations Ha Long and Da Nang are getting back their hustle and bustle though not visitors.
Vaccinated foreigners eager to tour Vietnam again: travel firms
Europeans and North Americans vaccinated against Covid-19 are eagerly awaiting an opportunity to return to Vietnam, judging by enquiries for tour details, local travel firms say.
US CDC lists Vietnam in group of safest countries for travel
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has eased travel restrictions to many countries and territories, and placed Vietnam in its list of safest destinations.
Diving tour explores protected Nha Trang seabed
Hon Mun Marine Protected Area in central beach town Nha Trang is a popular diving spot famed for its 350 species of coral reefs and diverse sea life.
Quang Ninh reopens tourist destinations to intra-provincial visitors
Authorities in northern Quang Ninh Province reopened local tourist destinations, relics, historical sites and golf courses from Tuesday to intra-provincial travelers.
Sedge harvest season in 100-year-old mat village
Phu Tan Village in the south central province of Phu Yen is well known for its century-old sedge mat weaving tradition.
France reopens to tourists, vaccinated Vietnamese exempt from quarantine
France will reopen to foreign tourists Wednesday, allowing in vaccinated people without quarantine.
Kingdom of birds rules over Bach Ma mountain peak
Bach Ma National Park in Thua Thien - Hue Province, a famed trekking destination, is home to 363 birds, accounting for one-third of all bird species in Vietnam.
Flights from Quang Ninh, Gia Lai to HCMC suspended over Covid-19 concerns
With new infections rising in the southern metropolis, the Transport Ministry has suspended flights connecting HCMC with Quang Ninh and Gia Lai provinces.
An aerial tour from Khanh Hoa to Phu Yen
The 154-kilometer-long coastal road from Khanh Hoa to neighboring Phu Yen guides visitors through pristine islands and fishing villages in central Vietnam.
Isolated resorts near Hanoi gain popularity as Covid lurks
For fear of large crowds amid the new Covid wave, Hanoians are opting for resorts at remote forests for weekend escapes.
Covid fears cause suspension of all flights to Con Dao
The Ministry of Transport has suspended all flights to Con Dao from Saturday to safeguard the islands from the Covid-19 pandemic.
Hai Phong-HCMC flights suspended, Con Dao next in list
The Ministry of Transport has suspended flights between Hai Phong and HCMC, and they will only resume when the Covid-19 pandemic is brought under control.
UAE, Oman ban entry of travelers from Vietnam
The United Arab Emirates and Oman will prohibit the entry of visitors from Vietnam from Saturday while the U.K. requires them to self-quarantine for 10 days.
Inside the deteriorating Hue royal palace
Thai Hoa Palace, part of the UNESCO-recognized Hue Imperial Citadel, has been badly deteriorating.
Hai Phong, Quang Ninh propose suspending flights from HCMC as Covid spikes
Authorities in northern Hai Phong City and Quang Ninh Province have proposed halting flights to and from Ho Chi Minh City as Covid-19 threats soar.
Tourism CEOs switch jobs to survive Covid-19 storm
As the Covid-19 crisis freezes the travel industry, many tourism executives have switched to other businesses to save their companies from bankruptcy.
Excavation to assess state of crumbling Hue royal palace
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has allowed archaeological excavation inside Hue’s crumbling Thai Hoa Palace to assess its foundation and brick system.
Sri Lanka, Bahrain suspend entry of visitors from Vietnam over new Covid strain
Sri Lanka and Bahrain have banned entry for arrivals from Vietnam following its outbreak of the new Covid-19 variant and Britain is considering stricter measures for entry.