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CondeNast Traveller – Bay View

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

Kayak, snorkel, jet ski or go fishing at Lake Lagoi or relish local delights at the Warung Yeah restaurant. all this at, lagoi bay, a 1300 hectares development set to be the new heart of Bintan.

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Traveling in Vietnam: The best travel route through this S-shaped country

by Hanoikids @ HANOIKIDS CLUB

Vietnam is an astounding mix of natural highlights and cultural diversity.… [...]

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Blog wins shades of east Thailand

by TTRweekly Staff @ TTR Weekly

BANGKOK, 20 January, 2018 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand says winners of the TAT Newsroom Blogger Thailand 2018 competition this year will be hosted on an all expenses paid trip to Thailand’s eastern seaboard. The 28 May to 1 June trip will miss the east coast’s iconic Pattaya beach and focus on neighbouring province of […]

MTPA – India organised Agents FAM Trip to Mauritius from Mumbai 9th to 15th Dec 2017

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

MTPA India recently hosted a group of seven Tour Operators from Western & Northern India to Mauritius.

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April 2017 E-Newsletter

by minhnq @ vn-tourism.com

Vietnamtourism-Hanoi News Vietnamtourism-Hanoi At VITM 2017 At the Vietnam International Travel Mart (VITM) 2017 taken place in Hanoi from 6 to 9 April, Vietnamtourism-Hanoi has created a remarkable change of its business image with its booth decor, which also brought us “The Most Impressive Business Booth at VITM 2017 Award”. With hundreds of domestic and […]

Virtual reality on show at Fitur

by AFP @ TTR Weekly

MADRID, 22 January 2018: A hotel room automatically adjusting to the tastes of each guest, virtual reality headsets as brochures; the tourism sector is starting to embrace new technologies, hoping to benefit from lucrative personal data. In a prototype of the hotel of the future on display at Madrid’s Fitur tourism fair, receptionists have disappeared […]

HOW CAN VIETNAM BENEFIT FROM FILM-INDUCED TOURISM? - Dulichable

HOW CAN VIETNAM BENEFIT FROM FILM-INDUCED TOURISM? - Dulichable


Dulichable

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Calls for special foreigners' police in Vietnam

Calls for special foreigners' police in Vietnam


ABC News

A recent spate of tourist deaths in Vietnam is refocusing attention on visitor safety in the alluring South-East Asian nation.

Thailand showcases Thai local experiences at ATF 2018

by Ton @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

The countdown to the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2018 in Chiang Mai from 22 to 26 January is underway with Thailand rolling out the red carpet to welcome participants under the theme of ‘Sustainable Connectivity, Boundless Prosperity’. Mr. Yuthasak Supasorn, Governor of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), said the TAT will have a dedicated […]

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Chinese tourists help boost visitor numbers by 10%

by Ton @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

As Cambodia enters peak tourist season, industry insiders say they expect foreign visitor numbers to continue to rise after a record-setting 2017, but exhort a need to keep up with infrastructure improvements and adapt to the needs of a now significantly Asia-centric visitor base. Cambodia welcomed a landmark 1 million Chinese tourists over the course […]

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Midori Spa

by Hanoikids @ HANOIKIDS CLUB

Located in the Old Quarter, Midori Spa is a massage parlour which aims at providing job opportunities for blind Vietnamese people.… [...]

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8 Places You Must See In Ho Chi Minh City Saigon

by Kristin Cooke @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

As the largest city in Vietnam and one of the most prosperous areas of the country, Ho Chi Minh City (also known as Saigon) is often known as the Paris of the Orient. With rich cultural influences from France and China, Ho Chi Minh City is the most multicultural city in Vietnam. Here you can […]

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Planning A Trip To Vietnam

by Cassandra Caballero Legge @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

The country of Vietnam curls around the countries of Laos and Cambodia like a long comma on the Indochinese Peninsula, snugged up on the east against the South China Sea, and bordered on the north by China. The two most famous cities, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, are located on opposite ends of the […]

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Wary hoteliers crunch the numbers

by Suchat Sritama @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

International tourists keep coming in their droves, but an oversupply of rooms could squeeze profits. The hotel business in Thailand is constantly evolving, and hoteliers have mapped out strategies to cash in on the growing tourism industry. Thai tourism is on track for another record-breaking year, with more than 35 million international arrivals expected in […]

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Tour with Hanoikids: More than just Hanoi free tours

by Hanoikids @ HANOIKIDS CLUB

Founded in 2006, Hanoikids is a student-run, voluntary organization which provides free tours for foreigners in Hanoi, Vietnam.… [...]

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Alphons assures support to PETA to ban elephant rides

by travelnews digest @ Travel News Digest

Ingrid Newkirk, Founder, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) recently called on K J Alphons, Minister of State for Tourism, Government of India, and submitted 63,000 digitally-signed appeals from tourists requesting a ban on elephant rides. The petition was a result of a viral video which showed that the elephant being used for […]

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Myanmar works for sustainable tourism development

by Ton @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

Myanmar’s Second Vice President U Henry Van Thio recently called for exploring sustainable tourism development plan, stressing the need to create new tourism routes and attractions and to combine innovation with its abundant natural resources to create more choice for tourists. U Henry Van Thio, who is also Chairman of the Central Committee for the […]

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Vietnam Tourist Attractions You Cannot Miss - Backstreet Academy

Vietnam Tourist Attractions You Cannot Miss - Backstreet Academy


Backstreet Academy

Your itinerary is incomplete without at least 3 or more of these popular Vietnam tourist attractions.

8 Must See Sites In The Beachside Resort Of Nha Trang

by Kristin Cooke @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

If you enjoy leisurely days at sparkling beaches, delicious Vietnamese cuisine, or underwater adventures in coral reefs, Nha Trang is the spot for you to travel. Known as the most appealing beachside resort-town in Vietnam, Nha Trang Bay has an interesting history and a wide variety of activities to enjoy in and out of the […]

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New Tourism Law aims to better ensure tourists’ interests

New Tourism Law aims to better ensure tourists’ interests


vietnamlawmagazine.vn

Deputy Director of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism Nguyen Thi Thanh Huong talks with To Quoc (Fatherland) newswire about new provisions of the Tourism Law, which is expected to create a breakthrough in tourism development in the time to come.

WTTC announces Finalists for 2018 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards

by PATAIntern @ PATA

January 16, 2018 — The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is pleased to announce the 15 Finalists for its 2018… Read More   

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Vietnam National Administration of Tourism on World Travel Awards

Vietnam National Administration of Tourism on World Travel Awards


World Travel Awards

Vietnam National Administration of Tourism - a World Travel Awards nominee

WELCOME CEREMONY FOR 200 MILLIONTH PASSENGER MARKS TWO DECADES OF DEVELOPMENT FOR VIETNAM AIRLINES

by FGandolfo @ Bacall Associates | UK Travel / Lifestyle PR & Marketing Agency

 Ho Chi Minh City, December 11, 2017 – Vietnam Airlines has reached a major milestone of carrying 200 million passengers on 1.6 million flights. To commemorate this achievement, Vietnam Airlines hosted a ceremony to welcome the 200 millionth passenger with the honored presence of senior officials from Vietnam’s Ministry of Transport, representatives from Airports Corporation […]

VIETNAM TOURISM PROMOTION ROADSHOW - New Delhi, 20 April 2016 - OM Tourism

VIETNAM TOURISM PROMOTION ROADSHOW - New Delhi, 20 April 2016 - OM Tourism


OM Tourism

Embassy of the S.R. of Vietnam, in association with OM Tourism, organized the Vietnam Tourism Promotion Road show in New Delhi, under the theme “Vietnam – an incredible destination for Indian tourists” at Samrat Hotel in New Delhi. The event was well attended by travel agents and media personnel. In his welcoming speech, H.E. Mr. Read More ...

Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA India) conducted a four city Roadshow

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

MTPA India conducted a four city Roadshow in Mumbai, New Delhi, Bengaluru and Chennai from 28th August to 1st September 2017. The objective of the event was to offer Indian travel partners an opportunity to acquaint themselves with the destination and meet the hoteliers, DMCs and activity companies. The Roadshow was led by Mr Raj Read More ...

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GP Travel – Travel to open the world

by Hanoikids @ HANOIKIDS CLUB

GP Travel is a private owned company established in 2005, with over 10 years experience in the tourism market, our team is well trained and work with mind of services.… [...]

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Philippines tourism grows in 2017

by Don Ross @ TTR Weekly

CHIANG MAI, 22 January 2018: Philippines’s Department of Tourism officials confirmed the country attracted 6.8 million tourists in 2017, up 15% on the 2016 performance. A delegation of tourism officials and private sector executives is attending the ASEAN Tourism Forum this week in Chiang Mai confident that the country could register 8 million tourist arrivals […]

July 2017 E-Newsletter

by minhnq @ vn-tourism.com

Vietnamtourism-Hanoi News Service Inspection at Cat Ba, Phu Quoc and Vung Tau Vietnamtourism-Hanoi inspected the transport service (transshipment) from Tuan Chau to Cat Ba and other services in the area, in order to constantly control the quality of tourism products. Accordingly, the route from Cat Ba to Hanoi will be shortened thanks to the connecting […]

The good, bad and ugly of Chinese tourists in Vietnam

The good, bad and ugly of Chinese tourists in Vietnam


South China Morning Post

A record year for visitors from the Chinese mainland is filling municipal coffers, but tensions are emerging as the Vietnamese tourism industry struggles to keep up

Best Things To See In Ha Long Bay Vietnam

by Kristin Cooke @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

Ha Long Bay is the most popular travel destination in Vietnam, and just glancing at a friend’s travel photos will show you why. The emerald-green waters, verdant mountains, grottoes, and spectacular limestone islands sprinkled throughout the bay beckon tourists from all over the world. In this UNESCO World Heritage Site, there are so many ways […]

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Divali Celebration in Mauritius

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

Diwali…the festival of lights marks the victory of good over evil and is usually celebrated around October/November. Diwali is pronounced Divali in Mauritian creole. Traditionally, clay oil lamps are placed in front of every home turning the island into a fairyland of flickering lights. Divali is celebrated with great enthusiasm at Mauritius as this country Read More ...

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Vietnam Tourist Visa On Arrival

Vietnam Tourist Visa On Arrival


The Au Co Cruise

The Au Co - The Luxury Cruise is very pleased to arrange a Vietnam Visa on arrival for guests booking cruises to the Gulf of Tonkin with us.You will be required an Approval Letter to obtain a Vietnam visa. This is a letter approved by Vietnamese Immigration Department, which allows you to enter and remain to stay in Vietnam for a given period. With the Approval Letter, you can obtain a visa for  Vietnam at any Vietnamese Embassy or Consulate overseas or at a Vietnamese international airport.

Lune Production

by Hanoikids @ HANOIKIDS CLUB

Lune Production was established in Saigon, Vietnam, in 2012, under Square Group Investment Holding.… [...]

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5 LESSER-KNOWN LOCATIONS FOR SHOOTING FILMS IN VIETNAM

by Trang Nguyen @ Dulichable

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Supply of skilled tourism workers falls short

Supply of skilled tourism workers falls short


vietnamnews.vn

The severe shortage of qualified workers is a huge challenge to the rapidly growing tourism sector, experts warn.

Britons feared dead as Vietnam tourist boat sinks

Britons feared dead as Vietnam tourist boat sinks


the Guardian

Ha Long bay tourists and guide killed after boat sinks in north-east Vietnam

Southeast Asia Hostel Market Update, January 2018

by Bill Barnett @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

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Singapore wins applause from Vietnam for helping tourist who begged for refund in Sim Lim Square

Singapore wins applause from Vietnam for helping tourist who begged for refund in Sim Lim Square


The Straits Times

HANOI (VIET NAM NEWS/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - The assistance that Singaporeans gave a Vietnamese tourist who was overcharged when he bought an iPhone 6 in Singapore has earned much attention and applause from Vietnamese newspapers and netizens.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Vietnam’s Tourism and Fishing Industries Drown in Waste - Circle of Blue

Vietnam’s Tourism and Fishing Industries Drown in Waste - Circle of Blue


Circle of Blue

In Vietnam, amid rainbow-colored fishing boats, plastics, of all sizes and forms, bob in emerald waters.

6 Historic Attractions In Hue Vietnam

by Kristin Cooke @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

In the culturally rich city of Hue, Vietnam, you can explore many UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including The Forbidden City, 7 Royal Tombs, and many pagodas. Affordable hotels and savory cuisine beckon visitors year round. Countryside bike tours and river boat tours are also enjoyable ways to explore this scenic area. Hotels are located in the […]

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Unwind on Shores of Lake Toba

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

The turbulence of the plane rocks me again as it has been over the past two hours. I still scrunched up in my seat, trying hard not to throw up but finally give up.

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ATF 2018 tours combine neighbouring destinations with Thai local experiences

by Jessica Naval @ PATA

BANGKOK, January 16, 2018 — The ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2018 offers buyers and media a unique opportunity to discover Chiang… Read More   

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41st Anniversary of the liberation of South Vietnam and national reunification (30/4/1975-30/4/2016)

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

THE PEOPLE’S COMMITTEE OF HỘI AN CITY THE CENTER FOR CULTURE AND SPORTS OF HỘI AN CITY 41st Anniversary of the liberation of South Vietnam and national reunification (30/4/1975-30/4/2016) PROGRAM Time Activity Place 27/4/2016 19:30   Hội An revolutionary music … Continue reading

August 2017 E-Newsletter

by minhnq @ vn-tourism.com

Vietnamtourism-Hanoi News Vietnamtourism-Hanoi’s 57th Anniversary On August 12, 2017, at Kim Dong Cultural Center, the program “Brand Journey” has been successfully organized by Vietnamtourism – Hanoi. The program marked the 57th anniversary of the establishment and development of Vietnamtourism – Hanoi in particular and the Vietnam tourism industry in general. Vietnamtourism – Hanoi’s Free Tours […]

Vietnam launches hotline to handle questions, complaints from tourists - HANOIKIDS CLUB

Vietnam launches hotline to handle questions, complaints from tourists - HANOIKIDS CLUB


HANOIKIDS CLUB

Tourists who are lost in Vietnam or frustrated with a poor service can now call a new travel hotline operated by state-owned telecom giant VNPT.The service, at (08) 1087, was launched on Wednesday, according to a post on the government website.Tourists calling to the number will receive information of popular destinations, traditions and ongoing events across the country. They will also be connected to travel agents if they want to book tickets for a tour or program.

Cam Kim Bike Tour

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

Cam Kim Bike Tour Cam Kim Bike Tour – Tired of being hassled by sellers everywhere you go? Want to enjoy something new and unique? Cam Kim, a beautiful carpentry island which is about 10 minutes ride by ferry from the … Continue reading

Mobile updates on India’s festivals

by e-NewsWire @ TTR Weekly

NEW DELHI 22 January 2018: India tapping the latest App technology to introduce a digital calendar for travel consumers for the first time. The Press Information Bureau of India said the App featuring a comprehensive calendar of events for 2018 was in line with the government’s Digital India initiative. The “Incredible India Digital Calendar-2018” was […]

Siren song of an unassuming beauty

Siren song of an unassuming beauty


Traveller

Diverse, unspoilt and inexpensive, Vietnam is luring Australians — be they families, adventurers or cruisers — away from larger Asian destinations.

Tra Que Bike Tour

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

Tra Que bike tour – Hoi An is beautiful. Yes, it’s beautiful not only because of the ancient old quarter but also the countryside around. Only 15 minutes cycling from the city center, you will be surprised by the beauty of … Continue reading

Vietnam to be among the world's top ten tourist destinations by 2016

Vietnam to be among the world's top ten tourist destinations by 2016


Euromonitor International Blog

Vietnam is predicted to be among the world's top ten tourist destinations by 2016. The expansion of the tourism industry will generate jobs, boost...

Amazing Colours of the East await winners of TAT Newsroom Blogger Thailand 2018 Competition

by Jessica Naval @ PATA

BANGKOK, January 18, 2018 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT)’s is pleased to announce the itinerary for its TAT Newsroom… Read More   

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Traditional cake production and taste – Hoi an 2016

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

TRADITIONAL CAKE PRODUCTION AND TASTE HOI AN 2016 Duration: From 8h00 to 21h00 on March 15th 2016; Location: An Hoi Sculpture Garden; Time Content 13:00 Cake makers start their cake production, sell cake products to tourists. 16:30 – Welcome delegations, … Continue reading

JW MARRIOTT PHU QUOC NAMED WORLD’S BEST NEW RESORT AT WORLD TRAVEL AWARDS 2017

by FGandolfo @ Bacall Associates | UK Travel / Lifestyle PR & Marketing Agency

(Phu Quoc, 12 December 2017) – Vietnam’s JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay is delighted to announce that it has been named the World’s Best New Resort in the 2017 edition of the World Travel Awards, crowning a glittering year of accolades and award wins for the new resort. The resort’s Alice in Wonderland-inspired Chanterelle […]

PHOTOGRAPHER RÉHAHN COOPERATES WITH HOI AN LOCAL GOVERNMENT FOR THE EXHIBITION “WOMEN OF VIETNAM”

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

French photographer Réhahn cooperates with Hội An local government to organize the exhibition “Women of Vietnam” from July 20 to August 20, 2016. After 4 years living in Vietnam, he said: “I’m very impressed by the strength of the Vietnamese … Continue reading

HOW CAN VIETNAM BENEFIT FROM FILM-INDUCED TOURISM?

by Trang Nguyen @ Dulichable

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December 2017 E-Newsletter

by minhnq @ vn-tourism.com

Vietnamtourism-Hanoi News Vietnamtourism-Hanoi Honored As An Excellent Travel Company 2017 Vietnamtourism – Hanoi attended “Customer Conference 2017” organized by Vietnam Airlines as a Gold Sponsor at Melia Hanoi Hotel on the evening of December 6, 2017. At the conference, Vietnamtourism – Hanoi once again recognized as the country’s leading travel brand when it was awarded […]

Vietnam Travel Guide - Everything You Need to Know About Vietnam

Vietnam Travel Guide - Everything You Need to Know About Vietnam


vietnam-guide.com

Vietnam is one of Southeast Asia’s most beautiful countries, attracting travellers to its lush mountains, bustling cities and golden sand beaches. Despite rapid modernisation in Vietnam’s urban centres of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh, time-honoured traditions remain intact amongst the locals. There are numerous ancient landmarks

Official Danang Tourism Website - Danang FantastiCity

Official Danang Tourism Website - Danang FantastiCity


Official Danang Tourism Website

Immerse yourself in a city with stunning nature, colorful festivals, various traditional customs and valuable services. Welcome to Danang Tourism

Isle of Gods

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

Bali is for the inquisitive traveller who wants a taste of rich coffe made out of civet,s poo and a dip in the rejuvenating hot springs.

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10 Things To Do In Hanoi Vietnam

by Kristin Cooke @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

Known as the Paris of Asia, Hanoi beckons to millions of tourists each year to Vietnam thanks to its thriving arts scene, colonial architecture, museums, shopping districts, and the scenic natural beauty of over 20 lakes, pagodas, and over 50 Buddhist temples. Hanoi, the capitol of Vietnam, was ranked in the 2015 Traveler’s Choice Awards™ […]

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Prosperous yes, but is ATF sustainable?

by Don Ross @ TTR Weekly

CHIANG RAI, 22 January 2018: The Tourism Authority of Thailand rolls out the red carpet to welcome participants to the ASEAN Tourism Forum, 2018 hosted in Chiang Mai, this week. Well done. The organisation of the event will be smooth and the decision to host the show in Chiang Mai was spot on. But the […]

VIETNAM AIRLINES ANNOUNCES RECORD PROFITS OF 2,800 BILLION VIETNAMESE DONG IN 2017

by FGandolfo @ Bacall Associates | UK Travel / Lifestyle PR & Marketing Agency

Hanoi, January 12, 2018 – Vietnam Airlines Joint Stock Company (Vietnam Airlines) has announced that it achieved record profits of 2,800 billion Vietnamese dong (nearly USD124.6m), in 2017. Exceeding all targets the company attained its excellent results having taken advantage of Vietnam’s stable macroeconomic development and consistent growth of tourism, and by adopting flexible solutions […]

Vietnam battles erosion of beaches – and of tourism

Vietnam battles erosion of beaches – and of tourism


The Christian Science Monitor

Walking along Cua Dai is like visiting a beach-restoration technology exhibition, with efforts ranging from stone seawalls to fiber-and-sand wave breakers.

UNWTO appoints Eliza Jean Reid as Special Ambassador for SDG

by travelnews digest @ Travel News Digest

Eliza Jean Reid, the First Lady of Iceland has been nominated as the Special Ambassador for Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The appointment took place at the second UNWTO/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture, in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman held in December. Taleb Rifai, Secretary-General, UNWTO, cited, “By becoming a Special Ambassador […]

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Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority Participated in IITM, Pune

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

MTPA booth was visited by around 800 Tour Operators ,around 400 B2C customers.
80 Exhibitors - which included various domestic tourism boards, Tour operators, Airlines, Various DMC’s etc.

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MasterChef

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

On the occasion of 106th anniversary of International Women’s Day (8/3/1910-8/3/2016) and 1976th anniversary of an uprising led by Hai Ba Trung , Hoi An Women’s Association in cooperate with Danang Asia – Europe Career Orientation Center is going to … Continue reading

Death anniversary of the founder of Kim Bồng carpentry

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

Time: 13 February 2016 Place: Tien Hien Temple and Kim Bong Carpentry Village Time Activity Place 05:30-07:00 Worshipping ceremony Tien Hien Temple 07:00-07:30 Welcome guests 07:30-09:00 – Death anniversary of the founder Worshipping the founder of Kim Bong carpentry Carpenters’ … Continue reading

Cruise tourists with Indian e-visa exempted from biometric enrolment

by travelnews digest @ Travel News Digest

In order to promote cruise tourism in the country and make India an attractive cruise tourism destination, the Ministry of Home Affairs, on the request of Ministry of Shipping, has exempted cruise tourists arriving with e-visa from the requirement of biometric enrolment for a period of three years, until December 31, 2020. This will make […]

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Singapore and Vietnam sign agreements on cruise tourism and investment facilitation

Singapore and Vietnam sign agreements on cruise tourism and investment facilitation


AsiaOne

SINGAPORE - Two new agreements covering cruise tourism and investment facilitation were signed between Singapore and Vietnam on Friday.Minister for Trade and Industry Lim Hng Kiang was in Hue, Vietnam from April 16 to 17 to co-chair the 11th Singapore-Vietnam Connectivity Ministerial Meeting with his Vietnam's Minister of Planning and Investment Bui Quang Vinh.The Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC) covering collaboration in cruise tourism was signed between Singapore Tourism Board and Vietnam National Tourism Agency.

Program “Earth hour”, Hội An 2016

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

THE PEOPLE’S COMMITTEE OF HỘI AN CITY THE ORGANIZING BOARD OF EARTH HOUR – 2016 EARTH HOUR – 2016 PROGRAM SUBJECT: “SMALL ACTIONS – BIG IMPACT” Time:  Supporting activities: 18 – 19 March 2016 Main activity: Evening. 19 March 2016. … Continue reading

Top 10 Sights In Hoi An Vietnam

by Kristin Cooke @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

The historic city of Hoi An is on the central coast of Vietnam and was a major international trading port up until the 19th century. Hoi An has much to offer for tourists: excellent cuisine, ancient ruins, sandy beaches, great shopping, and enough historic buildings to make it a UNESCO World Heritage site. It’s one of the […]

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HOW VIETNAM CAN WIN THE TOURISM GAME

by Trang Nguyen @ Dulichable

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Activists Demand International Law Regulating Development Projects on Mekong River

by Ton @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

Thai People from Eight Mekong Provinces Networking group met in Chiang Rai’s Chiang Khong district yesterday, with participants concluding that the Mekong was under imminent threat of irreversible damage by proposed hydro-power dam projects on the main tributary in China, Laos and Cambodia. The discussion also highlighted that there were still no effective legal tools […]

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Hội An International Food Festival, 2016

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

Time: March 14 – 20, 2016 Place: An Hội Sculpture Garden, Hội An Ancient Town. Time Activity Place March 12 13:40-20:00 Taste of the world: The international chefs meet with the media The Market restaurant, 03 Nguyễn Hoàng st. March … Continue reading

Lanmei fills Mekong flight gaps

by Don Ross @ TTR Weekly

PHNOM PENH, 22 January 2018: Khiri Travel Cambodia says direct air services between Cambodia and Vietnam’s capital cities were long overdue, a comment made after Lanmei Airlines established a Phnom Penh-Hanoi route last month. One of Cambodia’s leading inbound tour operators Khiri Travel tweeted at the weekend saying “it’s about time someone connected the capitols […]

One-time tourist problem continues to plague Vietnam

One-time tourist problem continues to plague Vietnam


Thanh Nien Daily

Vietnam remains a one-off destination for most tourists due to an ongoing failure to address its flaws.

7 Must See Sights In The Mekong Delta

by Kristin Cooke @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

Come visit the Mekong Delta region of Southern Vietnam to discover hidden wonders. Ecotourism is a strong industry in this lush tropical region. Cruise down the Mekong River in a boat taxi and discover a world from the past. Floating markets, ancient temples, fruit orchards, museums, and scenic rice paddy farms dot the area. Here are 7 must see […]

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Things to do in Siem Reap besides temples

by Backstreet Editorial Team @ Backstreet Academy

Templed out? We totally get you! There are tons of templed out tourists in Siem Reap and sometimes you just need a little something without...Read More

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Thailand showcases Thai local experiences at ATF 2018

by PATAIntern @ PATA

  BANGKOK, January 17, 2018 — The countdown to the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2018 in Chiang Mai from 22 to 26… Read More   

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Initiatives from Portugal, Spain, India and Indonesia winners of UNWTO Awards for Innovation in Tourism

by Jessica Naval @ PATA

MADRID, January 18, 2018 — Turismo de Portugal I.P (Portugal), Ecotourism Trust (India), Tryponyu (Indonesia) and SEGGITUR (Spain) are the winners… Read More   

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Vietnam Visa for Indian Citizens - PATA

Vietnam Visa for Indian Citizens - PATA


PATA

Indian citizen need a visa to Vietnam? Yes, Indian citizen need a visa to Vietnam prior departure. Vietnam Visa for… Read More   

October 2017 E-Newsletter

by minhnq @ vn-tourism.com

Vietnamtourism-Hanoi News Vietnamtourism – Hanoi’s Mid-Autumn Festival Vietnamtourism – Hanoi in collaboration with Hanoi Open University organized The Fairy Moon Festival at the Tourist Information & Support Centre, 28 Hang Dau St., Hanoi on October 1, 2017. Performance such as drama, music, dance, and quiz with prizes had received a lot of compliments from the […]

Now Arriving in Hanoi: What You Need to Know

by Vietnam Visa @ Vietnam Visa » Vietnam Visa

A premiere locale for seasoned jet-setters and new world travelers alike, Vietnam’s capital city of Hanoi welcomes you. As Vietnam’s capital and cultural hot spot, Hanoi has enjoyed a long, rich history, with settlement dating back to 3rd century BC. Many areas of the city reflect the remnants of its former French occupation, giving its […]

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Nijhawan Group to represent Bosnia and Herzegovina Tourism in India

by travelnews digest @ Travel News Digest

The South European nation of Bosnia and Herzegovina has appointed Nijhawan Group as its India Representative for tourism promotion, with effect from January 1, 2018. “With Indian nationals looking for newer experiences and destinations, the demand for relatively new entrants like Bosnia and Herzegovina is only poised to grow. It is an exciting time for […]

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Thailand struggles to cope with deluge of tourists

by Ton @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

Thailand, land of golden temples, white-sand beaches, smiling hosts. Or of overcrowded airports, epic traffic jams and littered seashores. Facing a deluge of Chinese tourists that has strained its airports beyond capacity, the country is spending billions to upgrade its infrastructure, open up new islands and cities to travellers and tone down its image of cheap […]

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Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority Participated in Holiday Expo – Visakhapatnam

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

MTPA booth was visited by around 300 Tour Operators ,around 1000 B2B customers.
30 Exhibitors which included various domestic tourism boards, Tour operators etc.

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Vietnam Tourism soon to launch a representation office in India

Vietnam Tourism soon to launch a representation office in India


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Ton Sinh Thanh, Ambassador of Vietnam to India, came in the launch of Jet Airways’ new flights from New Delhi (daily) and Mumbai (third daily) to Ho Chi Minh City via Bangkok.

7th anniversary of the recognition of Cham island, Hội An–unesco world biosphere reserve ( 26/5/2009 – 2016 )

by admin @ Hoi An Tourism – Every travel tips you need about Hoi An

Time Activity Place May 24 13:30 – 17:00 – Talk show “The role of youth in biodiversity conversation and environment protection” – Clean up Cửa Đại river and Cửa Đại beach – Cửa Đại dock. – Cửa Đại ward. May … Continue reading

November 2017 E-Newsletter

by minhnq @ vn-tourism.com

Vietnamtourism-Hanoi News Service Inspection at Pu Luong Retreat Vietnamtourism-Hanoi inspected the Pu Luong’s services and the main trekking paths in the area from October 30 to October 31

MTPA India organised the Mall Promotion at the Mall of India, Noida

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

The MTPA stall was visited by a great number of High End shoppers. Considering it was a weekend, the footfalls were very high.

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Singapore farewells WTA Finals

by e-NewsWire @ TTR Weekly

SINGAPORE, 22 January 2018: Singapore Tourism Board’s partnership in the hosting of the annual BNP Paribas WTA Finals is now in its fifth and final year. With the five-year contract for hosting the high profile tennis tournament ending this October, the Singapore Tourism Board and SportSG evaluated an extension, but decided not to pursue the option. […]

Posh hostels edging into Southeast Asia’s mainstream budget and economy hotel sector

by Bill Barnett @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

New market report question’s if cookie cutter hotels groups will again fall asleep at the wheel as they did with OTA’s and Airbnb  Call them poshtels, hostels or hybrid hotels, but one of the most exciting travel spaces across Asia is the emergence of socially-focused accommodation. Not only have millennials embraced the shift, but a […]

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Bánh xèo – the unique pancake of Vietnamese cuisine

by Hanoikids @ HANOIKIDS CLUB

Bánh xèo – also known as crispy Vietnamese pancake, crepe or sizzling cake – is a famous street food which is widely believed to originate from France during its occupation of Vietnam.… [...]

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September 2017 E-Newsletter

by minhnq @ vn-tourism.com

Vietnamtourism-Hanoi News Newly-appointed General Director of Vietnamtourism – Hanoi since Sep 1st, 2017 On September 08, 2017, we were pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Khuat Minh Ha as new General Director of Vietnamtourism – Hanoi. Mr Khuat Minh Ha takes over from Mr Le Vu Trang who is retiring at the end of […]

January 2018 E-Newsletter

by minhnq @ vn-tourism.com

Vietnamtourism-Hanoi News Vietnamtourism-Hanoi Is Proud To Be One of The Top 10 Vietnamese Travel Agencies Reputed 2017 Vietnamtourism – Hanoi officially announced in the list of Top 10 Vietnamese Travel Agencies Reputed 2017 by Vietnam Assessment Report Joint Stock Company (Vietnam Report). This list based on research of the impact of financial factors, the corporate […]

Travellers’ expenditures in Hawaii increases to $1.3B

by travelnews digest @ Travel News Digest

According to reports released by the Hawaii Tourism Authority(HTA), visitor spending in Hawaii increased by 4.5% in November to $1.29 billion while year-to-date spending rose 6.6% to $15.2 billion. George Szigeti, President and CEO, HTA, stated,” With December being historically a peak month for travel to Hawaii, the state’s tourism industry is poised to surpass […]

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Bún bò Huế – A great balance of flavors

by Hanoikids @ HANOIKIDS CLUB

Bún bò Huế (Hue beef noodle soup) is a speciality of Huế – former capital of Vietnam.… [...]

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Dept of Tourism campaigns for clean restrooms

by Ton @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

The Department of Tourism has called for responsible agencies to keep restrooms in tourist places clean at all times. Kicking off a clean toilet campaign, Department of Tourism Director General, Anan Wongbenjarat disclosed that Thailand was visited by 30 million people from around the world in 2017, and he expects the number to be the […]

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MoT launches Incredible India digital calendar and wall & desk calendar

by travelnews digest @ Travel News Digest

  In line with the Government’s Digital India initiative, Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge) and Minister of State for Electronics & Information Technology, Shri K.J. Alphons launched the “Incredible India Digital Calendar-2018” here today. He also released the Incredible India Wall & Desk Calendar for 2018. In line with the Government’s Digital India […]

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Thailand ready for ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2018 in Chiang Mai

by PATAIntern @ PATA

BANGKOK, January 17, 2018 – Thailand is ready to host the 37th ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF 2018) between 22-26 January, 2018, at… Read More   

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Favourable environment for tourism development

by Ton @ Page Array – Mekong Tourism

Seeking measures to address policy constraints and implement the relevant policies will help Vietnamese tourism to develop sustainably and gradually become a spearhead economic sector. In 2017, Vietnamese tourism saw strong growth in the number of international visitors thanks to many policies and mechanisms creating favourable condition for them, including visa exemption for citizens from […]

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TAT in association with SLW launches Thai Golf Passport

by travelnews digest @ Travel News Digest

In order to offer Indian golfers a seamless golf experience in Thailand, Thai Golf Passport has been launched in India. SLW, the Golf Management company in association with Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), has launched the first ever loyalty program for the country. Anil Dev, Managing Director, SLW, stated,” Indian golfers can be a part of […]

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MTPA INDIA – Agents Seminar & Product Presentation

by omtourism @ OM Tourism

Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority organised the Agents Seminar & Product Presentation on 23 Nov 2017 at Vivanta by Taj, Guwahati .

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Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts’ Vietnam expansion drive gains momentum as new central coast property signed

by FGandolfo @ Bacall Associates | UK Travel / Lifestyle PR & Marketing Agency

        Agreement to manage Mövenpick Resort Lang Co will increase hotel brand’s portfolio to at least seven properties countrywide by 2020.             Bangkok, Thailand, 3 January 2018 – Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is accelerating its expansion drive in Vietnam after signing a deal to manage the Mövenpick Resort […]

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