• Tried & tested

    Tried & tested

    Located where the Bach Dang River meets the East Sea in Vietnam’s north, the Bach Dang relic site relates three separate yet similar historic military victories.

  • JW Marriott Hanoi opens contemporary Cantonese restaurant- John Anthony

    JW Marriott Hanoi opens contemporary Cantonese...

    The restaurant is set to open its doors on 12th December, 2019, which will mark the restaurant’s first venture in Vietnam and international debut.

  • Creating reality

    Creating reality

    Dreams only come true when the hard work is done to make it so

  • Test of endurance

    Test of endurance

    A trek up to the peak of little-known Bach Moc Luong Tu in Vietnam’s northwest is a hard slog rewarded by spectacular mountain views.

  • FALL DESCENDS UPON AN OLD IMPERIAL CAPITAL

    FALL DESCENDS UPON AN OLD IMPERIAL CAPITAL

    Fall, for many, is a season that inspires an emotional richness. Some find it through the sweet fragrance of ripened guava or by leaves turning a yellowish-gold with a hint of red. A...

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

Quang Binh holding tourism promotions for new year

December 05,2019 02:57 PM

The central province of Quang Binh will organize numerous activities to attract local tourists to tourism activities, especially on the occasion of the new year. ...+

The central province of Quang Binh will organize numerous activities to attract local tourists to tourism activities, especially on the occasion of the new year.

Visitors will receive a discount of 10-50 per cent off the price of all tourism products and tours in the province from now until March 31.

From December 29 to 31, in Son Trach commune, Bo Trach district, the Quang Binh Tourism Promotion Information Center will organize street art and culinary activities for tourists, such as water puppetry and culinary activities in Phong Nha.

To welcome in the new year 2020, the provincial Department of Tourism will host a Countdown Program on December 31 in Son Trach commune. Visitors can experience a host of interesting activities, such as a food festival in the Phong Nha - Ke Bang World Heritage Site, lion dancing performances, a street circus, and fireworks, among others.

On January 1, the Department will hold a welcome ceremony for the first foreign tourist to Phong Nha - Ke Bang.

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.

Oakwood Residence Hanoi

New Faces

Oakwood Residence Hanoi is to be opened at 17, Laneway 35, Dang Thai Mai Street in Hanoi’s Tay Ho district. A prime address for both business and leisure travelers alike, the residence is situated in an upscale residential neighborhood, offering a sanctuary away ...+

Oakwood Residence Hanoi is to be opened at 17, Laneway 35, Dang Thai Mai Street in Hanoi’s Tay Ho district. A prime address for both business and leisure travelers alike, the residence is situated in an upscale residential neighborhood, offering a sanctuary away from the city’s hustle and bustle. Oakwood features 262 elegantly-appointed and fully-furnished studio, one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments and penthouses. Each comes with a fully-equipped kitchen, a washer and dryer, high-speed internet, and hotel amenities. Guests can also expect an extensive suite of services including round-the-clock guest relations and security, housekeeping services, laundry and dry-cleaning services, shuttle bus services, and activities to help guests assimilate into their new community and surroundings. The ideal residence for families seeking short to long stays, Oakwood Residence Hanoi also offers a wide range of facilities catering to different generations, including a residents’ lounge, a restaurant and bar, a fitness center, a children’s play area, and the city’s first all-season infinity pool, fitted with a retractable glass roof.

Culture

Ballet Stages a Comeback

Ballet Stages a Comeback

Lovers of ballet have recently been treated to a new, Vietnamese version of “Swan Lake” and the return of a local operatic classic.

Life

Making it happen

Making it happen

When it comes to replacing single-use plastic, though challenges remain, the work being undertaken already should not be overlooked.

Travel

Tried & tested

Destinations

Tried & tested

Located where the Bach Dang River meets the East Sea in Vietnam’s north, the Bach Dang relic site relates three separate yet similar historic military victories.

Creating reality

Travel in Style

Creating reality

Dreams only come true when the hard work is done to make it so

JW Marriott Hanoi opens contemporary Cantonese restaurant- John Anthony

Hotels & Resorts

JW Marriott Hanoi opens contemporary Cantonese restaurant- John Anthony

The restaurant is set to open its doors on 12th December, 2019, which will mark the restaurant’s first venture in Vietnam and international debut.

Review

Time to chill

A host of treats await that take the edge off the summer heat.

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