• LIFE ON STAGE

    LIFE ON STAGE

    Ionah show is a truly unique piece of theatre depicting the days of a young Hanoian girl.

  • All within reach

    All within reach

    Tay ninh boasts a number of attractions that can be easily taken in on a day trip out of hcmc.

  • People you meet

    People you meet

    The best travel experiences combine the journey, the destination, and, most importantly, the people you chance upon.

  • Delta discovery

    Delta discovery

    There’s much to see and do in the somewhat overlooked Mekong Delta.

  • PLASTIC BE GONE

    PLASTIC BE GONE

    ‘Zero Waste Saigon’ aims to educate the public about single-use plastic and the environmental damage it causes.

Bits & Pieces

  • Exhibition & Talk

    Exhibition & Talk

    12:00 AM,20 May - 10:57 PM,13 June

    The Factory Contemporary Arts Centre, 15 Nguyen U Di, Thao Dien Ward, D.2, HCMC

  • ‘Rubbish of the Spring 2018’

    12:00 AM,01 May - 11:59 PM,31 December

    Vicas Art Studio, 32 Hao Nam St., Dong Da Dist., Hanoi

  • Subscription Concert Vol. 110

    Subscription Concert Vol. 110

    08:00 PM,01 - 08:00 PM,16 May

    Hanoi Opera House, 1 Trang Tien St., Hoan Kiem Dist., Hanoi

TRAVEL NEWS

“Wine of the world” festival 2018

May 08,2018 03:04 PM

The annual wine festival will be taken place from 4-8pm on Friday, June 1st at The Reverie Saigon Hotel, HMCM and Saturday, June 2nd at Melia Hotel, Hanoi. First organized by Red Apron Fine Wines & Spirits and Les Celliers d’Asie ...+

The annual wine festival will be taken place from 4-8pm on Friday, June 1st at The Reverie Saigon Hotel, HMCM and Saturday, June 2nd at Melia Hotel, Hanoi. First organized by Red Apron Fine Wines & Spirits and Les Celliers d’Asie Vietnam since 2016, the very first edition of “Wine of the world” had attracted the participation of over 2, 000 wine lovers.

Joining  this wine testing event, wine lovers will get to taste more than 1,000 fine wines, presented by 35 winemakers, owners and experts from prestigious houses of Old World to world-class New World producers. It’s also a perfect occasion to try the Grands Crus Classés from Bordeaux, the legends of Barolo and superb single vineyard wines from the New World.  Some most notable brands and wineries which will be joining this grand tasting include  Château Clinet, Château de Chamirey, Champagne Taittinger (France), Barone Ricasoli, Pio Cesare, Castello Banfi (Italy) etc. The world’s top three most admired wine brands of Torres (Spain), Penfolds (Australia) and Concha y Toro (Chile) will also join the event. Entrance fee: VND100,000. Visit http://redapron.vn/wow or contact Red Apron’s hotline at 1900 0245 for more information.

Mr Michael Iavarone: new Director of Food & Beverage of Melia Hanoi Hotel

Welcome

Melia Hanoi Hotel has appointed Mr Michael Iavarone from Malta as its new Director of Food & Beverage. Michael has more than 16 years’ experience in hospitality at international corporations, especially in Customer Service, Food & Beverage operations, and ...+

Melia Hanoi Hotel has appointed Mr Michael Iavarone from Malta as its new Director of Food & Beverage. Michael has more than 16 years’ experience in hospitality at international corporations, especially in Customer Service, Food & Beverage operations, and training. Prior to his arrival in Hanoi, he served as Director of Food & Beverage and Director of Operations in various five-star hotels, including Corinthia Hotels International and Hilton Islington London, and as a Chief Operating Officer at Catermax, one of the largest and leading event and outside-catering companies in Malta.

Oakwood Residence Saigon, in Phu My Hung

New Faces

Oakwood Worldwide, wholly-owned by Mapletree Investments, has recently opened its second property, Oakwood Residence Saigon, in Phu My Hung, District 7. Boasting 237 units ranging from studios to three-bedroom apartments, Oakwood Residence Saigon offers guests fully-furnished ...+

Oakwood Worldwide, wholly-owned by Mapletree Investments, has recently opened its second property, Oakwood Residence Saigon, in Phu My Hung, District 7. Boasting 237 units ranging from studios to three-bedroom apartments, Oakwood Residence Saigon offers guests fully-furnished serviced apartments for both short and long stays. An ideal residence for families and groups, facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre, a children’s playground, a BBQ pavilion, a residents’ lounge, a car park, an on-site restaurant, and versatile multi-function meeting rooms. Oakwood Residence Saigon is offering a 10% discount on reservations made before 30 June for a minimum stay of one month. For short stays, guests can enjoy 15% off the Best Flexible Rates for stays until 30 June. For more information, contact reservations.residence-saigon@oakwood.com.

Culture

Treasures from the past

Treasures from the past

The Vietnam National Museum of History is holding the ‘Vietnamese Archaeological Treasures’ exhibition until 30 July.

Life

PLASTIC BE GONE

PLASTIC BE GONE

‘Zero Waste Saigon’ aims to educate the public about single-use plastic and the environmental damage it causes.

Travel

All within reach

Destinations

All within reach

Tay ninh boasts a number of attractions that can be easily taken in on a day trip out of hcmc.

Up close and personal

Travel in Style

Up close and personal

Hiking gives visitors an unhurried experience amid Vietnam’s stunning natural surroundings.

Gold & grandeur

Hotels & Resorts

Gold & grandeur

Danang Golden Bay Hotel has recently opened and welcomed its first guests.

Review

Beauty bedevilled

Vietnams stunning beaches deserve every accolade that comes their way but some degree of protection is needed.

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