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UNESCO recognizes Vietnam’s third Global Geopark

UNESCO recognizes Vietnam’s third Global Geopark

The Programme and External Relations Commission (PX) of the 209th UNESCO Executive Board on July 7 approved the Global Geoparks Council’s proposal to recognize Vietnam’s Dak Nong Geopark as a Global Geopark, the third of its kind in the country

Sapa and Ninh Binh listed among up-and-coming destinations in Asia

Vietnam’s Sapa Town (in Lao Cai Province) and Ninh Binh Province have been listed among 14 up-and-coming destinations in Asia, which were announced by the US-based travel site TripstoDiscover.

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Colourful bamboo basket boats in Quang Nam’s mural village attracts visitors

Tam Thanh Village in Tam Ky Town in the central province of Quang Nam has lured more visitors thanks to a bamboo basket boat project.

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Hoi An tourism recovers after social distancing period

The tourism sector in Hoi An Province has recovered well a month after reopening on June 1 from the Covid-19 social distancing period.

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Vietnam’s Ha Long bay named among world’s 50 most beautiful natural wonders

Vietnam’s Ha Long bay in the northern province of Quang Ninh has attained a position amongst the 50 most beautiful natural wonders around the world by US-based website Insider.

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HCM City, Mekong Delta localities set up tourism linkage council

Ho Chi Minh City and 13 provinces and cities in the Mekong Delta set up a tourism linkage council at a conference on July 4 reviewing their cooperation on tourism development in the first six months of this year.

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Hanoi stops renovation and repair of old villas

Villas and architectural works built before 1954 in Hanoi will not be licensed for renovation and repair in the near future.

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Hanoi stimulates tourism by rail promotion

Hanoi has launched various promotions and discounts on rail tickets and connected tours on rail routes to stimulate domestic tourism post-COVID-19.

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The rice fields under the mountains in the suburban area in My Duc District, Hanoi have been ready for the harvest season.

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The Cai Rang Floating Market in Can Tho Province has become busy again after the social distancing rules ended.

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Hanoi streets have been colourfully decorated for the coming Reunification Day.

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Hanoi streets have been brightened up as sua flowers or Dalbergia tonkinensis started blooming in late February.

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Cu Da Village in Hanoi is known for its many old houses and pagodas built in the 17th century but many of the houses in the village are deteriorating.

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Hanoi streets have been colourfully decorated to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam on February 3.

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