Visitors get cheaper holidays in Vietnam

Visitors get cheaper holidays in Vietnam

Initial statistics released by tour operators have shown that the number of tours booked this summer soared up to 25 per cent compared with the same period last year. According to Nguyen Cong Hoan, deputy director of a tour company in Ha Noi, some package tours were discounted by as much as 30 per cent [...]

Vietnam tourism year 2014 to focus on Highlands

Vietnam tourism year 2014 to focus on Highlands

Accordingly, the event, held in Lam Dong province and other provinces in the region throughout next year beginning December 27 this year, will have “High Mountains and Thick Forests of the Central Highlands” as its main theme, said Nguyen Van Huong, director of the province’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism. He was speaking at [...]

A lot of “bogus” travel firms dirty Vietnam’s tourism

A lot of “bogus” travel firms dirty Vietnam’s tourism

The bogus travel firms: It’s now the high tourism season, but the head office of BSCV, a travel firm located on a small alley in Binh Thanh district in HCM City, is very quiet and deserted. There was nobody there except a young director and a female receptionist. There were also one facsimile machine, one [...]