• Peculiar PIE

    Peculiar PIE

    Local and highly unusual touches have been added to the menus of some pizzerias in Vietnam

  • Love goes on

    Love goes on

    The chance to meet up with an ex-lover comes around every year for many ethnic minorities in Vietnam.

  • AGE-OLD GRACE

    AGE-OLD GRACE

    The Khmer people in the south have maintained their particular cultural attributes.

  • A NIGHT at the MOVIES

    A NIGHT at the MOVIES

    The cinema has become a much more popular entertainment option and the country’s film industry is capable of doing well.

  • Passing glory

    Passing glory

    Quat Dong village was famed for its embroidery for hundreds of years but days of prosperity are slipping away.

Bits & Pieces

  • The Spring Festival at HappyLand Culture and Tourism Site

    The Spring Festival at HappyLand Culture and Tourism Site

    12:00 AM,29 - 11:59 PM,13 January

    HappyLand, Thanh Duc Commune, Ben Luc District, Long An

  • Rose Festival

    Rose Festival

    12:00 AM,21 January - 11:59 PM,20 February

    Flamingo Dai Lai Resort, Vinh Phuc

  • “The Bald Soprano” play

    “The Bald Soprano” play

    08:00 PM,12 - 11:59 PM,12 January

    L’Espace, 24 Trang Tien St., Hoan Kiem Dist., Hanoi

TRAVEL NEWS

Ana Mandara Villas Dalat supports Earth Hour 2019 – Light Off to Turn on the Future

March 20,2019 02:22 PM

Ana Mandara Villas Dala twill once again join more than one billion people across 172 countries to continue its support for Earth Hour 2019 on Saturday, 30 March 2019, from 8.30 to 9.30pm, by switching off lights to reduce greenhouse gas from electricity generat ...+

Ana Mandara Villas Dala twill once again join more than one billion people across 172 countries to continue its support for Earth Hour 2019 on Saturday, 30 March 2019, from 8.30 to 9.30pm, by switching off lights to reduce greenhouse gas from electricity generation.

The resort is inviting its guests to support and be involved in Earth Hour; a global environmental awareness event organized by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), and plays apart in the resort’s fight against climate change towards a sustainability future. Guests are encouraged to participant the activity plant a tree in the organic garden, at 10am on 30 March 2019 and join with our resort to switch off the lights in the guestrooms and other electrical devices.

Located 2 kilometers from the city center and set in the temperate climate of the rural highlands of Central Vietnam, Ana Mandara Villas Dalat is a tranquil sanctuary comprising 17 elegant French colonial villas teeming with historical characters, initially constructed between the 1920's and 1930's, all hidden in the lush and redolent conifer parkland on the smoothly rolling hill.

Sheraton Hanoi Hotel has new General Manager

Welcome

Sheraton Hanoi Hotel appointed Mr. Julian Wong its General Manager from December 2018.  As a professional hotelier who has more than 21 years of experience working at Marriott International Inc., Julian has held many leadership positions including ...+

Sheraton Hanoi Hotel appointed Mr. Julian Wong its General Manager from December 2018.  As a professional hotelier who has more than 21 years of experience working at Marriott International Inc., Julian has held many leadership positions including General Manager at multiple Marriott key brands througout his hotelier career before coming to the hotel.

Mr. Julian has also proved to be an excellent leader by leading the team at the properties he managed to win multiple awards - Marriott Global, Regional Awards, including a Global Special Sales Achievement Award, Asia Pacific Sales Team of the Year Award in 2010 and multiple regional awards for general management including the Asia Pacific General Manager of the Year Award – Marriott Executive Apartments brand in 2011.

Hanoi Hotel announces the completion of renovation

New Faces

Hanoi Hotel has currently announced the completed upgrading with high-class accommodation system at its City Wing Court and put into operation from January 7, 2019. During the six months of renovation, there were a total of 70 guest rooms had already been upgraded ...+

Hanoi Hotel has currently announced the completed upgrading with high-class accommodation system at its City Wing Court and put into operation from January 7, 2019. During the six months of renovation, there were a total of 70 guest rooms had already been upgraded and equipped with new amenities from luxury brands.

The renovation brought a completely new look to the hotel, with ‘state-of-the-art’ modern equipments yet comfortable and classy Japanese ambiences.

“Courageously in the plan and strategy to change the look, combined with a professional and rich varieties of services, we hope to increase the selling capacity as well as receive good feedback from customers in the coming time,” said Mr. Richard Yit- Chief Operation Officer- Hotel division of Tung Shing Group Inc., the owner group of Hanoi Hotel.

Opened in 1993, the Hanoi Hotel was the first international hotel in Vietnam’s capital and remains a well-known destination in the Asian hospitality industry, providing dedicated services for discerning business and leisure travellers. Nearly 80 per cent of the hotel’s guests are businesspeople, in particular those from Hong Kong, Taiwan and elsewhere in Asia. Featuring 218 deluxe rooms and suites overlooking scenic Giang Vo Lake, business travellers in the hotel are taken very good care of. Its Business Centre offers 24/7 confidential secretarial services while the Meeting Room can accommodate up to 130 people and is equipped with the latest conferencing facilities. Its slot centre and night club also offer plenty to entertain guests and visitors into the early hours.

In addition the hotel is also known as a favourite culinary destination to both local and international diners with its two renowned restaurants. The Golden Dragon restaurant serves refined Chinese cuisine; meanwhile, the Food Center serves Cantonese-style dishes along with seafood and snacks that opens from 11pm until 3am next morning.

Culture

Passing glory

Passing glory

Quat Dong village was famed for its embroidery for hundreds of years but days of prosperity are slipping away.

Life

Peculiar PIE

Peculiar PIE

Local and highly unusual touches have been added to the menus of some pizzerias in Vietnam

Travel

BEYOND THE GUIDEBOOK

Destinations

BEYOND THE GUIDEBOOK

It’s the lives of local people that are the real story on trips to meet a community in the countryside.

In their own interest

Travel in Style

In their own interest

Those involved in community-based tourism must always consider cultural preservation and environmental protection.

Azerai Resort Can Tho opens new luxury villas

Hotels & Resorts

Azerai Resort Can Tho opens new luxury villas

The new brand of hotels- the Azerai announces the opening of new luxury villas in Azerai Resort Can Tho. The luxurious property in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta offers four new spacious villas with premium upgrade opportunities for privacy, comfort and personal service.

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A trip to a flea market can be a wonder to behold for those seeking something out of the ordinary.

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