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Community-based Tourism Development/Training in Northern Viet Nam


Changemakers

We wish to empower vulnerable communities through sustainable and responsible tourism development. We believe responsible tourism can be a tool for change that:• Empowers people with little formal

Seven Natural Beauty Brands From Vietnam

by Minh Nguyen @ Vietcetera

Vietnam’s cosmetic retail market rakes in US $1.78 billion per year and is expected to hit US $2.35 billion by the end of 2018. That’s one of the fastest compound annual growth rates on the planet. Currently, 90% of Vietnam’s cosmetic market share is dominated by multinationals including companies from South Korea, Europe, Japan, Thailand, […]

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Tourism changes understanding of Vietnam War - InDaily

Tourism changes understanding of Vietnam War - InDaily


InDaily

Increasing tourism in Vietnam – including visits to places such as the Cu Chi tunnels – may change the way Australians view and commemorate the Vietnam War.

A Year in Review (And a Needed Break)

by NomadicMatt @ Nomadic Matt's Travel Site

As dawn broke on this year, I was excited for a fresh start. Last year, I dealt with panic attacks and anxiety from taking on too many projects, a breakup that left me heartbroken, and a mini-identity crisis from settling down. But that “greatest worst year of my life” set the stage for a year […]

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New hunt for missing flight MH370 gets under way

by Ayman @ Khmer Times

A new hunt for Malaysian flight MH370 using underwater drones has started.

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Why are the Vietnamese so rude?

Why are the Vietnamese so rude?


levels.io

After 6 months of Thailand, I had to leave as my visa expired. I decided to visit Vietnam’s capital to see how the remote working scene was here. My arrival in Ho Chi Minh (Vietnam’s business capital), has been bumpy to say the least. If you’re used to the always smiling Thai, then Vietnam will ...

6 (Non-Millennial) Solo Female Travelers Share Their Travel Wisdom

by NomadicMatt @ Nomadic Matt's Travel Site

Solo female travel isn't just for millennials! In this column, Kristin Addis introduces us to some older solo female travelers who are following their dreams to see the world. These women come from all backgrounds and all walks of life, proving it's never too late to start traveling.

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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

Senior Copywriter

by Chau Nguyen @ Clickable Vietnam

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Clickable Vietnam - Integrated Marketing Communications for Tourism and Hospitality | Clickable Vietnam

Clickable Vietnam - Integrated Marketing Communications for Tourism and Hospitality | Clickable Vietnam


Clickable Vietnam

An integrated marketing communications agency built to help companies based in Vietnam communicate with stakeholders and customers outside of Vietnam.

Getting Started with Business in Vietnam

Getting Started with Business in Vietnam


U.S. Embassy & Consulate in Vietnam

Message from the Ambassador Vietnam is a country brimming with energy and opportunity, a country on the rise. Look beneath its stunning natural beauty, its rich culture, its warm people, and you will see one of the highest growth rates in the world, a strong and expanding middle class, and high consumer confidence. One of ...

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

The Keys to Successful Living Heritage Communities

by PATAconversations @ PATA Conversations

Cultural tourism can create opportunities that benefit travelers and the destination, but it requires thoughtful balance and strategy. We found insight from Peter Richards, consultant on Cultural Tourism Development and Market Access for the International Trade Centre. At what point did you realize you wanted to dedicate your life to tourism development? I started saving... Read more →

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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

Traveling in Vietnam as an American

Traveling in Vietnam as an American


A Dangerous Business Travel Blog

Some posts on this site contain affiliate links, meaning if you book or buy something through one of these links, I may earn a...

Lifelong Lessons in the Seychelles Islands

by PATAconversations @ PATA Conversations

Conservation, legacy and security are three driving forces behind tourism development on the Seychelles islands. H.E. Alain St.Ange, Minister of Tourism & Culture Government of Seychelles, explains how his deep connection to the archipelago has helped shaped policies of today. Can you tell us about your background that prepared you for your role today? My professional background... Read more →

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Travel Advice and Advisories for Vietnam

Travel Advice and Advisories for Vietnam


Travel.gc.ca

Country Travel Advice and Advisories from the Government of Canada

District Eight’s Marcus Loke’s Life In Furniture Production

by David Kaye @ Vietcetera

Marcus Loke is the production manager at District Eight. Like many of us, he found his vocation by chance. Disappointed by his high school exams, Marcus set off on his bike to the industrial zone near the edge of his hometown in the north of Malaysia to look for work. That journey led to a […]

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Alex in Wanderland | Travel and Diving Blog | War Tourism in Vietnam

Alex in Wanderland | Travel and Diving Blog | War Tourism in Vietnam


Alex In Wanderland

This post is super long. Read it anyway. If your attention span is short, skip ahead to My Reactions. For many people in this world, “Vietnam” is the name of a war and not a tourist destination. I’m ashamed to say I knew very little about the Vietnam War (or what the Vietnamese call the American …

Come and go Vietnam

Come and go Vietnam


Come and go Vietnam

Beginning in early 2009, Come and Go has had a clear vision of providing private upscale travel experiences through Vietnam and S.E. Asia.

Ethnic tourism in Vietnam - Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies

Ethnic tourism in Vietnam - Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies


Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies

Written by Esther Bott. Thanks to generous IAPS seed-corn funding, my study leave got off to a brilliant start in February with a successful research trip to Sapa in northern Vietnam. The purpose of the trip was to generate pilot data on ethnic tourism, a niche market that is growing rapidly in Vietnam and other ...

Social Impact and Innovation go Hand-in-Hand for this Startup

by Huong Vu @ MIST

Lokalocal, a directory of community-based tours in Malaysia took the top prize for social impact at the MIST investor showcase in Luang Prabang, Lao PDR, last month. Passionately presenting their bottom-up approach, the successful startup proved an active community outreach. Through innovation, Lokalocal connects travelers to locals, leading to an increase in job opportunities and empowerment […]

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Will Asian Travelers Transform Zimbabwe Tourism?

by PATAconversations @ PATA Conversations

Though Zimbabwe has lagged in its goals of bringing in Chinese visitors over the past decade, a landmark agreement between PATA and the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) ushers in a new era of tourism marketing. Mr. Karikoga Kaseke, chief executive of the ZTA, shares how this innovative partnership could help transform the country’s future. Have there been any... Read more →

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Ba Ao Waterfall –  A new destination for great weekend getaways

Ba Ao Waterfall – A new destination for great weekend getaways

by Lieu Do @ Rentabike Vietnam

Located deep in the forest in Trung My commune, Binh Xuyen district of Vinh Phuc province (about 70km from Hanoi), Ba Ao (three ponds) Waterfall has recently become a destination for those who love traveling, especially youngsters, thanks to its intact beauty. To get to the site, tourists are to pass by Thanh Lanh Lake, […]

Graphic Designer

by Admin @ Clickable Vietnam

OVERVIEW Clickable Vietnam (Cong ty TNHH Clickable Viet Nam) is a fast-growing integrated marketing communications agency founded with the purpose of promoting Vietnam to the world. Our diverse team stands at 12 people and is growing quickly. Our clients include the Asian Development Bank, Union Pay International, and travel and hospitality brands. Our services include […]

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How to Plan a Travel-Themed Wedding That Doesn’t Suck

by Amanda @ A Dangerous Business Travel Blog

I'm not exaggerating at all when I tell you that when I got engaged at the end of 2016, I literally had no clue...

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No Vietnam Visa Required For Citizens Of Britain, Germany, France, Italy and Spain

by Chris Mitchell @ Travel Happy

From July 2015, you don’t need to apply for a visa to enter Vietnam if you’re a citizen from Britain, Germany, France, Italy and Spain Vietnam Embassy, Bangkok The Vietnamese government have announced a important change for Vietnam tourist visas – if you’re from Britain, Germany, France, Italy or Spain, you no longer need to […]

Ethnic tourism in Vietnam

by Ailsa Mitchell @ Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies

Written by Esther Bott. Thanks to generous IAPS seed-corn funding, my study leave got off to a brilliant start in February with a successful research trip to Sapa in northern Vietnam. The purpose of the trip was to generate pilot data on ethnic tourism, a niche market that is growing rapidly in Vietnam and other ...

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Good morning, Vietnam

Good morning, Vietnam


philstar.com

Vietnam was Roberto, my son’s, idea. He constantly surfs the net. Intrigued by Anthony Bordain’s visit to the country, he suggested we go there. It’s a challenge to align his schedule with my other son, Benjamin’s, in International School, but we found six days, since Benj just started his vacation.

Travel To Dalat: The Ultimate Guide To A Weekend Getaway

by Vietcetera @ Vietcetera

Dalat is one of the most famous destinations in Vietnam—and for good reason. From its gorgeous waterfalls, traditional silk factories, and buzzing night market, to its small batch coffee farms, Dalat makes for an ideal getaway from the major cities. In order to make your great escape a bit easier, Vietcetera popped over to the […]

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Ethnic tourism in Vietnam

by Ailsa Mitchell @ Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies

Written by Esther Bott. Thanks to generous IAPS seed-corn funding, my study leave got off to a brilliant start in February with a successful research trip to Sapa in northern Vietnam. The purpose of the trip was to generate pilot data on ethnic tourism, a niche market that is growing rapidly in Vietnam and other ...

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Vietnam: North or South for a 2 Week Vacation | Finding Beyond

Vietnam: North or South for a 2 Week Vacation | Finding Beyond


Finding Beyond

With the huge growth of tourism in Southeast Asia, Vietnam is becoming a very popular vacation destination. Vietnam has been on the backpacking map for a long time but only over the past few years have non-long term traveller friends of ours started to ask our opinion on where in Vietnam they should visit if…

Account Executive

by Admin @ Clickable Vietnam

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Vegetarian Food In Vietnam: Where To Go And What To Eat

by Jake Hornberger @ Vietcetera

Despite misconceptions, Vietnam is a country with exemplary vegetarian cuisine. There’s a long history of vegetarian food in Vietnam with its roots firmly planted in Buddhist ideologies. The key to understanding the Vietnamese vegetarian food scene is knowing what to look for and where to go in order to find it. Although plenty of standard […]

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Copper Cow Coffee: Vietnamese Pour-Over Goes Global

by David Kaye @ Vietcetera

Like her Copper Cow Coffee, Debbie Wei Mullan is a mix of Asian and American. She was raised in San Francisco by her Chinese-Vietnamese mother and American father, and although they assimilated into American culture, growing up, her mom’s kitchen was filled with the pungent aromas and intense flavors of Vietnamese and Chinese home-cooking. That […]

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Cu Chi Tunnels - Vietnam War - HISTORY.com

Cu Chi Tunnels - Vietnam War - HISTORY.com


HISTORY.com

Find out more about the history of Cu Chi Tunnels, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com

How to Use Your Social Network to Travel the World

by NomadicMatt @ Nomadic Matt's Travel Site

Celinne da Costa spent a year traveling the world and relying on the kindness of strangers to host her. She stayed with 70+ strangers in 17 countries across four continents. In this interview, Celinne tells us how she did it all, with surprisingly very few hiccups along the way.

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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.

Ecotourism in Vietnam: Potential and Reality

Ecotourism in Vietnam: Potential and Reality


Kyoto Review of Southeast Asia

  

Southeast Asian Economies: Is There Anything in Common?

by Site Manager @ Kyoto Review of Southeast Asia

Almost all books or articles that offer comparative studies on Southeast Asia begin their introduction with a narrative on how diverse the region is. This feature, although provides an incredible laboratory for the study of [...]

Why I'll Never Return to Vietnam

Why I'll Never Return to Vietnam


Nomadic Matt's Travel Site

My trip through Vietnam, my awful experience, and why I never want to go back there for the rest of my life.

Elegance Hospitality: Why This Leader Believes Tourism In Vietnam Is Just Starting - Vietcetera

Elegance Hospitality: Why This Leader Believes Tourism In Vietnam Is Just Starting - Vietcetera


Vietcetera

We meet with Elegance Hospitality Group Founder Do Van Dan to dive into the facts about one of the world’s fastest growing travel destinations: Vietnam.

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

Back To Black With Phuc Van Dang

by Vietcetera @ Vietcetera

[Article] Read the full story of Phuc Van Dang here

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25 Top Tourist Attractions in Vietnam

25 Top Tourist Attractions in Vietnam


Touropia

Most travelers to Vietnam are attracted by the country's wonderful natural beauty: From the green rice fields in the north to the fascinating bustle of the Mekong Delta in the south. Vietnam however

No Indonesia Visa Required For Citizens Of 45 Countries

by Chris Mitchell @ Travel Happy

The Indonesian Government recently announced citizens of forty five countries no longer need a tourist visa to enter Indonesia. Indonesia Immigration Stamp How Does Visa Free Entry To Indonesia Work? If you are a citizen of one of the countries listed below, arrive at one of the entry points below and proceed to Passport Control. […]

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

No Startup Left Empty Handed from the MIST Startup Accelerator Bootcamp

by Huong Vu @ MIST

Networking, building connections and learning from industry experts left the 21 tourism startup semi-finalists feeling positive about the Mekong Innovation Tourism Startup (MIST)  Accelerator bootcamp held on May 5-7, 2017 in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Startups came away well equipped with insider knowledge and tools to apply throughout their journey entering into the travel and tourism […]

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And the winner is….

by NomadicMatt @ Nomadic Matt's Travel Site

I received thousands of submissions for my round the world contest, and I enjoyed reading every single one of them. Unfortunately, there can only be one winner. Today, I'm very excited to announce the official winner of the round the world contest! The journey begins next month.

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Why Most Tourists Never Return To Vietnam | The HoliDaze

Why Most Tourists Never Return To Vietnam | The HoliDaze


The HoliDaze

The culture is great, the scenery impressive, and the food delicious, but many travelers never return to Vietnam. Here's why; & how you can have a good trip

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

Homestays & Hotels in Mu Cang Chai (Updated 2017)

by Lieu Do @ Rentabike Vietnam

Mu Cang Chai is rural district of Yen Bai Province, in the Northwest region of Vietnam. The region has recently opened to tourism so the travel services are quite limited with a few mini-hotels & homestays. If planning a trip to Mu Cang Chai, you should book the hotel room in advance, especially in weekend […]

Should I Travel to Vietnam During Tet? | Earth Trekkers

Should I Travel to Vietnam During Tet? | Earth Trekkers


Earth Trekkers

Should I travel to Vietnam during Tet? Our family spent one month in Vietnam during Tet, spending New Year's Eve in Hanoi for Tet.

VN boosts tourism ties with Italy

VN boosts tourism ties with Italy


vietnamnews.vn

With Việt Nam working towards making tourism a key sector by 2020, Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyễn Ngọc Thiện has sought to strengthen co-operation with Italy to expand promotion programmes and attract more Italian visitors to the country and vice versa.

Tourism as a Development Strategy

Tourism as a Development Strategy


Geography@NumptyNerd

Because tourism is a growth industry many countries see the promotion of tourism as a development strategy. The development of tourism not only creates growth in the tertiary sector, but it can also...

Khe Kem Waterfall – A heavenly waterfall in central Vietnam

Khe Kem Waterfall – A heavenly waterfall in central Vietnam

by Lieu Do @ Rentabike Vietnam

25km from Con Cuong townlet, the nature endows a wonderful landscape to Pu Mat National Park – Khe Kem Warefall. Water cascades down from the height of 500m and slope of 800 to three terraces, creating white spume. With the exotic beauty granted by the nature, Khe Kem waterfall has become one of the most attractive […]

Tech Tools for Marketing Your Destination

by PATAconversations @ PATA Conversations

Are you marketing your destination through the right channels? Ronan Carey, COO of Red Robot Limited in the United Kingdom, reports on innovative ways that media-rich content can reach targeted consumers with the right messaging. How does Red Robot’s content distribution differ from a press release wire service for sharing destinations’ messages? Our primary focus... Read more →

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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

Hue - The City of Festivals and Tourism

Hue - The City of Festivals and Tourism


vietnampictorial

Lying in the heart of Central Vietnam, Hue has great potential and advantages for development into the tourist “Holy Land” of Vietnam.

The Gateway to Japan

by Michael Turtle @ Time Travel Turtle

For centuries, Osaka Bay has been the Gateway to Japan. Now it has become one of the most interesting areas for tourists to discover.

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Innovation in Cambodian Travel Tech Startup

by Huong Vu @ MIST

Travel tech startup CamboTicket is jumping leaps and bounds. A Southeast Asian travel startup to watch. The Cambodian recipients of the Australian Government’s 2017 Mekong Business Initiative Innovation Grant, plan to expand further into Southeast Asia, while also working to ensure access for the local Cambodian market. Camboticket nourishes active conversation with partners and customers, […]

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How Much Money Do I Need For Hong Kong?

by Guest Travel Writer @ Travel Happy

Hong Kong has it all – heavenly food, high-octane nightlife, striking architecture and top shopping all laced with heaps of culture and tradition. There are plenty of ways to spend a fortune, but Lee Cobaj explains how Hong Kong doesn’t have to be prohibitively expensive Hong Kong © barbara-pictures Compared to its SE Asian neighbours, […]

Simple truth: Vietnam just not 'serious about tourism'

Simple truth: Vietnam just not 'serious about tourism'


Thanh Nien Daily

You can market a tourism destination all you like, but if people go there and have a negative experience, they simply won't go back.

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 Culinary Tourism Impact Asia’s Future?

by PATAconversations @ PATA Conversations

How does an obsession with creating the perfect dessert contribute to culinary tourism development? Danny Ho, executive pastry chef at Hotel ICON, was recently granted the prestigious title of 2016 PATA Face of the Future award and explains how his passion for the culinary arts evolved into a celebration of his heritage and opportunities for... Read more →

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Son Doong Cave: Tourism and conservation coexist in one of Vietnam’s largest national parks

Son Doong Cave: Tourism and conservation coexist in one of Vietnam’s largest national parks


Mongabay Environmental News

PHONG NHA, Vietnam - Deep in the forests of central Vietnam, home to rare flora and fauna and the world’s most spectacular system of caves, tourism is benefiting the local environment.…

Vietnamese Fashion Brands: The Future Of Brick And Mortar Retail

by Minh Nguyen @ Vietcetera

With the current Vietnam fashion retail market reported to be worth US $358 million, Vietnam is attracting global industry players drawn by its double-digit growth figures of 22.5%. For the consumer, that means choice across different segments; for the retailer, that means new strategies are required to increase sales both on- and offline. Despite impressive […]

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Nhân danh Nhân dân: Ma thuật và Bí ẩn của Quản trị Y tế ở Thái Lan

by Site Manager @ Kyoto Review of Southeast Asia

Tháng 9 năm 2014, Tướng Prayuth, người đứng đầu cuộc đảo chính quân sự, thông báo trong một cuộc họp chính phủ cấp cao rằng ông là nạn nhân của một cuộc tấn công ma [...]

Conquering Pu Ta Leng Peak

by Lieu Do @ Rentabike Vietnam

Pu Ta Leng Peak Often acclaimed as the queen of flowers in northwestern forests, the rhododendron is commonly thought to grow all over the Fansipan mountains or Mau Son region. However, Pu Ta Leng Peak with its magnificent terrain and harsh climate nurtures the most beautiful rhododendrons. Tourists of all kinds have fallen in love […]

Tourism arrivals on the rise - Khmer Times

Tourism arrivals on the rise - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

More than 2.66 million foreign tourists visit in six months, a 12.8 percent rise over the same period last year.

Focus: Thai tourism, a short history

Focus: Thai tourism, a short history


the Guardian

A short history.

Ethnic tourism in Vietnam

by Ailsa Mitchell @ Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies

Written by Esther Bott. Thanks to generous IAPS seed-corn funding, my study leave got off to a brilliant start in February with a successful research trip to Sapa in northern Vietnam. The purpose of the trip was to generate pilot data on ethnic tourism, a niche market that is growing rapidly in Vietnam and other ...

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MIST Tourism Accelerator Announces Mekong Business Initiative Tourism Innovation Grant Winners

by Huong Vu @ MIST

The MIST tourism accelerator announced the recipients of four 2017 Mekong Business Initiaitive Innovation Grants. GoP, a travel tech startup from Myanmar, took top prize and will receive USD $10,000. Artisan Origins by TAEC, a social enterprise from Lao PDR, as well as Cambodia’s Camboticket and Vietnam’s Chameleon City, both travel tech startups, will receive […]

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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

An Innovative Solution for Myanmar Tourism

by Huong Vu @ MIST

As Myanmar’s tourism industry continues to rapidly expand, it is more important than ever to ensure locals can reap the benefits. GoP, our Australian government’s 2017 Mekong Business Initiative Innovation Grant winner is ensuring that local people can take advantage of tourism in Myanmar and grow sustainable with the development. GoP is an online tour […]

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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

Can Travel Bloggers Influence Destination Marketing?

by PATAconversations @ PATA Conversations

Can travel bloggers influence tourism marketing? Seasoned veteran Matt Gibson, aka XpatMatt and inbound president of the Professional Travel Bloggers Association, shares his strategies on how both sides of the industry can work together effectively. At what point in your career did you realize you could make travel writing your primary focus? I studied writing... Read more →

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Mixed feelings about Hoi An, Vietnam

Mixed feelings about Hoi An, Vietnam


Time Travel Turtle

Hoi An has retained its authentic style and is a beautiful part of Vietnam. So why does it leave me feeling a bit empty?

Vietnam government policies for visa on arrival

Vietnam government policies for visa on arrival


Vietnam-Immigration.Org.Vn

Decree No. 92/2007/ND-CP of the Law on Tourism has regulated that international travel agencies has the rights to request a competent state agency to approve the entry, exit or transit of tourist.

Cambodia vs Vietnam: Let’s Help you Decide - Days to Come

Cambodia vs Vietnam: Let’s Help you Decide - Days to Come


Days to Come

Cambodia and Vietnam are neighboring countries in arguably one of the most beautiful corners of the globe. Both countries have areas still rooted deep in tradition, with magnificent relics dating back centuries to remind us of the illustrious history that made each place what it is today. They’re also both equal in their proud offering of natural wonders and burgeoning city life, but which one suits your travel needs and wants? Let us help you decide. Cambodia Vietnam Capital city Phnom Penh Hanoi Most popular destination Siem Reap Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon) Natural attraction Angkor Wat Halong Bay

HOW CAN VIETNAM BENEFIT FROM FILM-INDUCED TOURISM?

by Trang Nguyen @ Dulichable

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Vietnam War Sites of Interest

Vietnam War Sites of Interest


TripSavvy

A south-to-north tour of Vietnam War sites, like Hue and Hoi An. Learn more about historic Vietnam War sites of interest to visit on your trip to Vietnam.

Political Economy of Affordable Housing in Malaysia

by Site Manager @ Kyoto Review of Southeast Asia

The fourteenth Malaysian General Election is scheduled to be called on or before 24 August 2018. The election campaigns from both the ruling and opposition parties have virtually started. The clear election agendas so far [...]

East West Brewing Co: The Craft Brewery Taking On Big Beer

by Jake Hornberger @ Vietcetera

Five years ago, there were only 2,000 craft breweries up and running in the US. But by the second quarter of 2017, America proved just how hopped up it had become as it surpassed the 5,500 craft brewery mark nationwide. The threat to the “big beer” industry had become a reality. Now, as bigtime, multinational […]

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Startup Proving Innovation through Traditional Tourism 

by Huong Vu @ MIST

“TAEC has found a model that promotes culture and income through a successful tourism business” Said Tara Gujadher, Co founder of TAEC, and the judges agreed. Artisan Origins by TAEC (Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre), a social enterprise from Lao PDR, are one of the 4 startups to take the Australian Government’s 2017 Mekong Business […]

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Thu Cuc: A seldom visited backpacker gem in northern Vietnam

by Lieu Do @ Rentabike Vietnam

Backpackers passing through on a weekend trip may lose a piece of their heart to the stunning landscapes and storied culture of Thu Cuc, a tempting village in the northern Vietnamese province of Phu Tho. Snugly nestled in the mountainous district of Tan Son, approximately 130 kilometers from Hanoi, Thu Cuc Commune, named after a legendary […]

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

Vietnam’s tourism industry soars

Vietnam’s tourism industry soars


South China Morning Post

International tourists flock to Da Nang as business travellers and MICE groups meet in Hanoi, Haiphong and Ho Chi Minh City

Blockchain Technology In Vietnam: Becoming A Global Leader?

by Hao Tran @ Vietcetera

Vietnam is still widely regarded as an agricultural country but its economy is in transition. It’s currently one of the fastest growing countries in Asia and its rapidly diversifying economy has surpassed Thailand’s and Malaysia’s. Foreign capital investment hit US $24.4 billion in 2016. And factory production is shifting from traditional export goods to consumer […]

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Get Inspired with 6 Effective Travel Websites

by joshzukas @ Dulichable

When building a new website or refreshing an old one, it’s best to start with a hunt for inspiration. In this article, Josh Zukas talks to the experts to round up six of the most eye-catching and effective travel company websites from around the world. Authentic Asia This continental tour company focusing on bespoke luxury […]

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Traffic Fines and Penalties in Vietnam: Know the Risks!

by Lieu Do @ Rentabike Vietnam

We tell you what happens if you are caught speeding, not wearing a helmet or seatbelt or using a phone while driving, plus, the cost of parking fines in Vietnam. You break the law and you are arrested If you are caught red-handed — for instance if you have forgotten a turn signal or crossed […]

MOTORBIKE TOURISM IN VIETNAM - Dulichable

MOTORBIKE TOURISM IN VIETNAM - Dulichable


Dulichable

Perhaps the best way to explore a country is to use the same method of transport as the locals. In the case of Vietnam, that would be motorbike. But here, we're talking about the big boys: Ducati, Harley Davidson, and so on.

How Are American Tourists Treated In Vietnam? - Travel Happy

How Are American Tourists Treated In Vietnam? - Travel Happy


Travel Happy

If you're an American looking to go travelling in Vietnam, don't worry about getting a frosty reception because of the legacy of the war. The Vietnamese ha

Discover: Santa Fe

by @ Wikitravel

In the celebrated art colony of Santa Fe, New Mexico, you can of course get paintings of the scenery of the southwestern United States, but did you know you can also get original paintings of Daffy Duck and Wile E. Coyote?

Teaching Tourism to Vietnam's Hill Tribes - PATA Conversations

Teaching Tourism to Vietnam's Hill Tribes - PATA Conversations


PATA Conversations

CBT Vietnam is a joint project between Capilano University and the PATA Foundation, providing community-based tourism development to Vietnamese hill tribes. Chris Bottrill, Dean, Faculty of Global and Community Studies and Acting Dean, Faculty of Business and Professional Studies at Capilano University in British Columbia, Canada, explains the challenges and rewards of community-based tourism in Southeast Asia. Can you tell... Read more →

Will tourism transform the way Australians remember the Vietnam War?

Will tourism transform the way Australians remember the Vietnam War?


The Conversation

Might the rise of heritage tourism and the increasing ease of international travel lead to more of Australia’s military experiences overseas being better understood?

HOW VIETNAM CAN WIN THE TOURISM GAME

by Trang Nguyen @ Dulichable

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5 LESSER-KNOWN LOCATIONS FOR SHOOTING FILMS IN VIETNAM

by Trang Nguyen @ Dulichable

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District Eight’s Marcus Loke’s Life In Furniture Production

by Vietcetera @ Vietcetera

[Article] Read the full story about Marcus Loke here

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Innovation Giving Locals Power

by Huong Vu @ MIST

Better wealth distribution and positive cultural understanding are two highly important values that emerge through this startup’s innovative business model. Creating jobs for locals is at the heart of it all. With help from the Australian Government supported MIST Market Access program, TakeMeTour plans to expand in the Greater Mekong Subregion, as well as other […]

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Vietnam Changes Visa Requirements for US Travelers

Vietnam Changes Visa Requirements for US Travelers


The Points Guy

Vietnam announced that it's changing its visa requirement for US-based travelers. Only one visa is needed for the entire year.

37 Places to Eat in Tokyo

by NomadicMatt @ Nomadic Matt's Travel Site

I asked for your food recommendations for Tokyo, and you did not disappoint. In November, me and some friends spent a week eating our way around the city. It's hard to have a bad meal in Tokyo, and while I didn't get to eat everywhere, these are some of the best places!

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Responsible tourism in Vietnam

Responsible tourism in Vietnam


responsibletravel.com

Responsible tourism in Vietnam. Easy to read, honest advice on responsible tourism in Vietnam to help you make sure your trip has a positive effect on the environment and local communities.

Let’s Send Another Set of Students Abroad (Exciting Updates from FLYTE)

by NomadicMatt @ Nomadic Matt's Travel Site

Two years ago I started FLYTE, a charity designed to help students from underserved communities see the world. Since then, we have raised over $100,000 and sent three classes on trips around the world. Here are updates on the organization.

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