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Vietnam Extends Evisa and Visa Exemption Program to 2021

The Vietnamese government has approved the extension policy of Evisa program. Accordingly, citizens of 46 countries are allowed to enter Vietnam with Evisa until 2021. Electronic visa was launched on February 1, 2017, allowing citizens from 40 countries to apply for a 30 day, single entry visa for tourism-related activities, with the expansion of 6 more cities in the following …

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Vietnam Airlines Offering Free In-town Check-in Service

Effective from October 12th, all passengers of Vietnam Airlines have the option to check-in inside the city to save time at the airport. The in-town check-in service is provided by Vietnam Airport Ground Services Company Limited. Accordingly, the passengers are allowed to check-in for flights at the stations from 2 hours to 12 hours in advance of departure time. At …

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Halal Street in Saigon

Located to the West of Ben Thanh Market and between Phan Chu Trinh and Truong Dinh Street, Nguyen An Ninh street in District 1 is well known as bustling trade for Malaysians, Indians, Indonesians…The street is only 100 meters long but has almost 100 stores opening till midnight. There are varieties of items sold here, from traditional dresses to souvenirs, …

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Golden Bridge – Where Nature Collides

Danang always ranks top most visited destination in Vietnam for great food, beautiful landscapes and now its position is consolidated once again by the presence of Golden Bridge, a pedestrian bridge nestled at Thien Thai garden of the Sun World Ba Na Hill Resort. Opened to the public in early June 2018, the Golden Bridge Ba Na Hills has quickly …

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Hanoi Requests Locals to Stop Dog Meat Consumption

Hanoi authorities are urging residents to stop eating dog meat. Many foreign visitors, especially those from Western countries, find the slaughter and consumption of dog meat disgusting and unacceptable. This is said to cause negative effects on the reputation of a civilized capital and lead to the spread of rabies and other animal-borne diseases. Increasingly, many young people disapprove the …

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You Cannot Leave Hanoi Without Trying These Dishes

One of the things that make Hanoi so addicted to many foreigners is street food. Speaking of Vietnamese street food, they aren’t limited in some of the famous ones you often hear about like Pho, Bun Cha, Banh Xeo, Banh My, etc. There are dishes which you probably never heard of and they taste… just so good. The best way …

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Most Popular Restaurants in Hanoi

In this post, we will introduce the famous restaurants in Hanoi for each Vietnamese delicacy as well as the restaurants for vegetarians. Hanoi offers a great diversity of restaurants ranging from tradition flavour to a more board, modern appetites for both meat-lovers and vegetarians. Be sure to visit these popular restaurants to lighten up your dishes! Home Vietnamese Restaurant, 34 …

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Top 8 Aesthetic Locations in Hanoi You Don’t Want to Miss

Hanoi is the places to visit when you are searching for a combination of old and new culture features. These are the places and activities that will guarantee to sparks up the local experience for travellers, especially those “nightlife” adventurers. From exotic food and beverage to the sleepless bar and markets, here are our Top 8. From 2nd of September, …

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Top Must-see Museums in Hanoi

When you visit the capital of a country, museums shouldn’t be missed. They tell you a lot about the country, its history, its culture…. Hanoi has a system of national museums which are specialized in different fields. Museum of Ethnology Add: Nguyen Van Huyen Street, Nghia Do, Cau Giay, Hanoi Admission: 40,000VND, camera – 50,000VND Opening Hours: 8:30-17:30 This museum …

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