Thien Mu pagoda, which is also known as Linh Mu, lies on a hill overlooking the picturesque Huong (Perfume) river in Hue city in central Vietnam.
The British Council has announced three recipients who will enjoy financial support from the Cultural Heritage for Inclusive Growth project.
The northwest cuisine and cultural space festival opened at the Sun World Fansipan Legend tourism site, Sa Pa town in the mountainous province of Lao Cai on August 8.
Mu Cang Chai district of the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai has launched various measures to enhance tourism development.
The Manulife Danang International Marathon 2019 will take place from August 9-11 at the Bien Dong (East Sea) Park in the central city of Da Nang, according to the municipal Department of Culture and Sports.
Vietnam`s outbound tourism grows 10-15% annually. ASEAN Travel 2018 statistics revealed that if in 2012, Vietnamese made 4.8 million trips abroad, in 2018, the figure almost doubled to 8.6 million.
A special art programme was held in Hanoi on August 5 night to mark Peru’s 198th Independence Day and the 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and Peru.
The The Thao & Van Hoa (Sports and Culture) daily of the Vietnam News Agency on August 5 announced ten nominations for the 12th “Bui Xuan Phai: For Love of Hanoi” Awards.
The Vietnamese community in Slovakia introduced the unique culture, tourism potential and gastronomy of Vietnam at the recent Asian Weekend 2019 in the host country.
The 14th version of a cultural, sports, and tourism festival held by ethnic groups in the northwestern region is scheduled to take place in the northern mountainous province of Son La from August 18-20.
Luong Thuy Linh, a 19-year-old student from the northern province of Cao Bang surpassed 38 other contestants to take the crown in the final round of the Miss World Vietnam 2019 beauty contest in the central city of Da Nang on August 3.
A photo contest running with the theme “Tu hao Hanoi”, or Hanoi Pride, which has been organised by the capital city’s Department of Culture and Sports has received a total of 2,659 photographs submitted by 430 photographers from eight countries worldwide, nine months since the launch of the contest.
A German beer festival took place in the central city of Danang on August 2 with over 2,000 people in attendance at the event.
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism will develop tourism into a spearhead by 2030, creating impetus to boost the growth of other industries, and making significant contributions to shaping a modern economy.
PSNews – The 5th Vietnam – International Silk and Brocade Festival, to take place in Hoi An, aims at honoring the Vietnamese culture of traditional silk weaving and promoting the Vietnamese silk to the world.
PSNews - The painting “Beautiful of Flower (Sac hoa)” by 20th-century Vietnamese painter Le Pho has been sold at 600 million VND (27,000 USD) at a recent auction in Hanoi.
A 145,000-ha botanical garden will be built on the Huong River, in Huong Vinh commune, Huong Tra town, the central province of Thua Thien-Hue.
The average spending by tourists from China, the largest source of visitors to Vietnam, is much lower than that of other nationalities, according to a report by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism.
The number of visitors to the island district of Ly Son in the central province of Quang Ngai has surged sharply since the beginning of the year in comparison with last year’s figures to more than 140,000, with the projected figure expected to reach 300,000 visitors by the end of the year.
PSNews - The first ASEAN-Japan Music Festival featured top music stars from Japan and member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).