Vietnam in list of top countries for solo travelers Friday, September 26th, 2014 - 4:12 AM

This September, Vietnam is ranked sixth in list of top countries for solo travelers by the top tourism website Travel and Leisure made. The list is chosen relying on two main factors: the safety and the happiness. It means that these countries have to guarantee visitors’ safety and must be a happy place to live.

Ngan- unique seafood of HaLong. Friday, July 25th, 2014 - 3:44 AM

Ha Long is not only known as a beautiful Bay but also has delicious seafood. This is Ngan. Ngan is bigger than Clam and has many times more nutritious than Clam. It also can treat diseases such as Alzheimer's, arthritis, anemia. Ngan is abundant and easy to catch in the summer-autumn season because they often burrow deeper into the sand during the winter. Experienced anglers in Quang Ninh say it is not easy to catch the clam, which live in saltwater and can only be caught when the tide is low. Local find them by scanning the sand for the tiny holes they create.

Mui Ne sand dunes, Sapa, the Mekong Delta, Phu Quoc Island and the Cu Chi tunnels are Vietnam’s destinations that are listed the 19 destinations in Southeast Asia

The ranked second place is Phu Quoc Island, Mui Ne sand dunes in fourth, the Mekong Delta at the 8th position, 9 th adjacent belonged Sapa and the last is Cu Chi tunnels at the 18th position.

Beside Vietnam, other destinations in Asia countries are in list, include Pai, Mae Sot, White Temple, Ko Lanta, Chiang Dao (Thailand), Bagan, Ngwe Saung Beach, Inle Lake, Mergui Archipelago (Myanmar), Cameron Highlands (Malaysia), Marina Bay Sands (Singapore), Luang Prabang (Laos), Kep and Angkor Wat (Cambodia).

Soak up the sun where white sands and tropical waters entice beachgoers from all over the globe. Snorkeling, scuba diving and fishing are the most popular water sports here. Phu Quoc Island never has a shortage of places to explore and experience while enjoying your holiday on Phu Quoc. Rent a motorbike for your journey and drive around the red dirt roads of this island paradise is the thing that you should not miss.

Although Mui Ne is not far from Saigon, but these sand dunes seem like they belong on another continent entirely. Sled, bike, or just freely frolic down both white and red mountains of bliss is easy for you. You can visit the Fairy Stream, a magical river with a soft, sandy bottom that flows between dry rocks.

Floating markets are special culture in Mekong Delta where is called the largest rice producing of Vietnam. Friendly locals will gladly let you sample their fruit that sold on their boat. Then biking passed the impressive rice paddies is good memory.

The bright green or yellow of Terraced fields are dotted with the colorful clothes of ethnic minority and roofs of French colonial villas are on your view when you travel to SaPa. The grill and boil foods such as pork meats, eggs, corn, Vietnamese potatoes and Tao Meo wine are popular, they are sold on the street, don't forget to try.

During the Vietnam War, Viet Cong soldiers used these narrow tunnels as their house. There have serving communication and supply routes, hospitals, food and countless guerrilla fighters, living places, storage facilities, weapons factories, field hospitals, control centers and cooking spaces where they can stay to sleep and active within many days at once. Experiencing wartime revealed more obviously, when you are enjoying disk boiled cassava, eat together salt and sugar and drink hot tea in the middle of the tunnels.

In order to keep away from overcrowding during peak hours, causing congestion at terminal gates and will be hard to serve passengers, Danang city opened the second tourism information center at the Da Nang International Airport’s national arrival station.

There had a tourist information service which was located at the first floor lobby domestic terminal.

From 28- May- 2014, Jetstar Pacific Airlines is providing two international routes from Hanoi and Da Nang City to Macau (China). There will be two round-trip flights between Da Nang and Macau (China) per day. Flights depart Da Nang International Airport at 11:5 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. as well as Macau (China) at 9:00 a.m. and 2:25 p.m. (local time). Moreover, as expected, Da Nang will open two new routes from Da Nang to Hong Kong and Da Nang to Japan in July- 2014, the foreign visitors would increase. Therefore, the construction of the second tourist information desk at the international airport of Da Nang will contribute to providing the free necessary publications for tourists to Da Nang as international tourism map, brochure, information about hotels, tour operators, destinations.

 

 

Agoda.com - one of hotel reservation renowned website professed the annual list of votes prominent Asia Destinations, Da Nang City honored in list.

This vote did not base on the most famous destinations and is best prized, nor honor the lesser-known places or less visitors visit. Agoda voted only destinations on the tourist boom, where visitors can easily experience and attracting a large number of travel experts (who discover new places)

Rob Rosenstein- the CEO of Agoda.com said, "As previous years, the list of prominent destinations in Asia 2014 will provide visitors plenty of choices, from a developing city Myanmar to the city's unique culture of Japan. They will offer great, new and exciting experiences trip. "

Agoda evaluated Danang is a major coastal city and is the gateway to travel many celebrated attractions of Vietnam. It has developed rapidly speed with numerous hotels and a new commercial center are built; infrastructure is also invested. From here, travelers can visit two famous world heritages nearby are My Son Sanctuary and the ancient town of Hoi An. Moreover, travelers can walk in scenic Marble Mountains, Da Nang Windsurfing, explore caves, visit the Cham Museum and enjoy delicious cuisine of Vietnam in Da Nang.

From 10 March 2014, Vietnam government granted a 30 days visa exemption for foreigns who enter Vietnam through an international border gate to travel to Phu Quoc Island (Kien Giang Province). Beside, investors will enjoy the highest incentive levels, which are offered by the Vietnam government for economic, export-processing, and industrial zones.

Kien Giang Province planed the island will become a special administrative-economic zone, a high-end entertainment-tourism center, a fiscal center, as well as a transport hub by 2020. More than 500,000 visitors arrived to Phu Quoc on 2013. On the next 10 years, the goal of this island welcomes 2-3 million visitors each year, include 40 percent of international visitors. 

Currently, Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific and VietJetAir provide daily domestic flights to and from the airport.