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Vietnam national flower in the eyes of foreigners

Project on choosing Vietnam national flower of Culture, Sports, Tourism  Department not only draw attention of Vietnamese people but also foreigners who used to live in Vietnam. This is considered as the way to express their love to Vietnam. “In some countries, criteria of national flower are symbol of people. In Vietnam, I realize that these criteria have relation with …

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Culture, sports, tourism week and the 2nd flamboyant festival attracted thousands of people

On the evening of 11th May, thousands of people attended opening ceremony Culture, Sports, Tourism Week of Red river delta and the 2nd Flamboyant Festival with participation of national and international art troupes. Every way leading to Haiphong city’s centre where taking place Carnival festival is crowded compactly from early 6pm. This is considered as the main event of  National …

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To proctect tourists from bad behaviors

Recently, mass communications keep reporting about acts of overcharging, cheating, scamming against tourists in some locals. The arising phenomena not only affect image of Vietnam in general and Vietnam tourism in particular but also worry and concern managers of authorized agencies, especially tourism sector. Mr. Nguyen Manh Cuong, Deputy General Director of Vietnam National Administration of Tourism  admitted  phenomena of …

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Tourists are free to visit Hoi An and My Son tower

At the press conference in Hanoi on 7 May, Mr. Tran Minh Ca, Vice chairman of Quang Nam people’s committee said that tourists coming to Quang Nam in  the 5th Quang Nam Heritage Festival  2013 (from 21 to 26 June) will be free to visit 2 world heritages: Hoi An ancient town and My Son tower. The 5th Quang Nam …

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Interesting activities held in flamboyant festival

Carnival festival, firework show, art programs participated by top national artists and international art groups….. are interesting activities of Tourism-Sports-Culture week and the 2nd flamboyant festival in Haiphong. On the afternoon of 7th May, Mr. Le Khac Nam, Vice chairman of Haiphong people’s committee said that Haiphong Tourism-Sports-Culture week would take place from 9 May to 18 May with more than …

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Interesting Vietnamese cuisines

Michal Ansky and Ruthie Rousso are not only excellent cuisine experts in Israel but also speakers, food writers and judges of competitive cooking reality show such as Master Chef and Iron Chef. In the visit to Vietnam on the occasion of 20th anniversary of diplomatic relation establishment between Israel-Vietnam (1993-20013), Michal Ansky and Ruthie Rousso have chance to experience Vietnamese …

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Red River Delta Tourism Fair 2013

According to organizing committee of National Tourism year 2013, Red river delta tourism fair is expected to have 700 stalls with different themes, drawing the participation of localities across the country. The themes of this fair are various including: exhibition of national culture tourism potential participated  by 20 provinces and cities; cuisine and culture exchange of Red rive delta with …

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Ecotourism is promoted in Tien Giang

According to Mr. Huynh Thanh Huu, Head of the department of Tourism Operations under Tien Giang Province’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, the province has invested 1.6000 billions VND to strengthen tourism infrastructure at Ngang and Cong hillocks in Tan Phu Dong district. Being located at fringe of Tieu water-gate on the Tien river which adjacent to the East …

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Over 33,000 tourists came to “Sapa Cloud Festival 2013”

According to report from Sapa Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, “Sapa Cloud Festival 2013” from 26 April to 05 May has welcomed 33,000 visitors of which 1,503 arrivals are foreigners . Therefore, the  total amount of visitors coming to Sapa in first 4 months of 2013 is  235,766 arrivals. “Sapa Cloud Festival 2013” drew such a large number of tourists because …

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20 things worth knowing about beer

You like drink beer? If so, I am pretty sure that you will like it more after reading the fun facts about it. The oldest beer advertising is engraved on clay tablet in 4000 TC that is decorated with an image of a big breast woman holding 2 cups of beer and the words “Drink Ebla Beer- beer with lion heart”. …

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