Hanoi told to prioritise tourism-boosting policies

Hanoi needs to develop its own brand of tourism, focusing on craft villages, eco-tourism and cultural tourism, said Nguyen Cong Hoan, the deputy director of Hanoi Redtours. Hoan said ... Continue Reading →

Ha Noi to restore Kinh Thien Palace

The Ha Noi People’s Committee approved the restoration of Thang Long Citadel Complex’s Kinh Thien Palace in Ha Noi, which was used for royal meetings under the reigns of ... Continue Reading →

2015 Co Loa Festival in pictures

Co Loa Festival is held annually to commemorate and worship King An Duong Vuong Thuc Phan, the founder of Au Lac Kingdom who built Co Loa Citadel. Taking place from the sixth to the ... Continue Reading →

Hanoi develops craft villages in combination with tourism

Recently, Hanoi’s craft villages have become more and more attractive to both foreign and domestic tourists due to age-old cultural values and creative and specific handicraft products. With ... Continue Reading →

Ceramic heart expresses love for Ha Noi

‘Love Heart for Ha Noi’, a heart-shaped sculpture decorated with millions of ceramic pieces, is on display at Truc Bach Lake in Ha Noi. The project was made by painter Nguyen Thu ... Continue Reading →

RoK, Japan seen as Ha Noi tourism’s key markets

The Republic of Korea (RoK) and Japan have been defined as the primary markets of Ha Noi’s tourism thanks to their high growth in the number of arrivals to the capital. Recent years ... Continue Reading →

Ha Noi to organize Spring Festival to welcome New Year

Ha Noi City Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism will organize the Spring Festival to welcome the lunar new year 2015 from February 4th to 10th (the 16th to 22nd day of the last ... Continue Reading →

Hanoi charges new relic admission fees

Authorities in Hanoi have announced new entrance fees for the capital’s noted relics and scenic attractions for 2015. The new rates, issued by the People’s Committee, have been ... Continue Reading →

Travelers’ choice – Hanoi 8th best world destination

TripAdvisor has sliced and diced its users’ reviews and ratings for calendar year 2014 into lists of its most highly recommended global destinations and recently announced its ... Continue Reading →

Ha Noi’s traditional medicine street revived

The Management Board of Ha Noi’s Old Quarter on January 6 said Hoan Kiem district has completed a project to conserve Lan Ong street, which specialises in selling Vietnamese traditional ... Continue Reading →