Discovering culture and history in Ma Da Thursday, October 16th, 2014 - 8:29 AM

A weekend trip to Dong Nai’s culture and nature conservation site in Vinh Cuu District, Dong Nai Province is a good choice for travelers to discover nature, culture and history. It’s  also a great and peaceful escape from HCMC for families, couples, adventurers, and nature lovers.

Mui Ne sand dunes, Sapa, the Mekong Delta, Phu Quoc Island and the Cu Chi tunnels are in list among the 19 destinations in Southeast Asia. 

Second place in the list belong Phu Quoc Island, Mui Ne sand dunes come fourth, the Mekong Delta at the 8th position, followed by Sapa at the 9th place and Cu Chi tunnels at the 18th position.

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) are in this list.

Almost everybody agrees that Phu Quoc becomes Vietnam's next hot destination, but luckily, the perfect beaches are still quiet empty. Visitors can rent a motorbike (no license needed) and go around the red dirt roads of this island paradise. Then, take a snorkeling or scuba dip in blue sea.

It takes about 220 km from Saigon, not far but these sand dunes seem like they belong on another continent entirely. You can easy to sled, bike, or just freely frolic down both white and red mountains of bliss. Be sure to find the Fairy Stream, a magical river with a soft, sandy bottom that flows between dry rocks.

The Mekong River is regarded as a rich marshland with responsible for the big of Vietnam's rice crops. There are a lot of tiny villages and floating markets to visit, with kindly locals who will gladly let you sample their fruit or teach you to bird watching. Taking a biking the Delta tour- that way, you can see the impressive rice paddies and stop off at destinations on your own.

Terraced fields, which tiers on tiers of bright-green rice fields are dotted with the colorful clothes of ethnic minority and roofs of French colonial villas are some of special at SaPa. As the sun sets, the view is not clear by cover cloud; it's wonderful to enjoy grill foods

Viet Cong soldiers used these narrow tunnels as hiding places during the Vietnam War. The tunnel doors in the jungle led down into the underground network, where soldiers spend all time to work and fight in Vietnam War. Try crept through the tunnel to experience during a modern-day tour.

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

Earlier, a tourist information service was located at the first floor lobby domestic terminal. 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.

Ho Chi Minh City host 10th Tourism Festival Day Friday, March 21st, 2014 - 8:27 AM

From March 27, 2014 the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the HCMC Tourism Association will hold The 10th Tourism Festival Day at 23 Thang 9 Park. There will have 160 display booths, which participate from 45 tourist agencies, hotels and universities to introduce and offer promotions to partners, and customers. During the 4 festival days, there will be a series of activities including music and art performances, such as performing Don ca tai tu - a Cultural Heritage UNESCO intangible newly recognized, organize sports competitions, organize  activities "HCMC Tourism environmentally responsible.", beauty's photo exhibition celebrating the 10th anniversary of the event during the festival with the theme " Mui Ne Beach, Da Lat Flower, Saigon Market". In addition, visitors will enjoy delicious food and especially from the famous restaurant hotel of Vietnam. - one of hotel reservation famous website published the annual list of votes prominent Asia Destinations, which honored Vietnam's Da Nang City.

The list neither voted base on the most popular destinations and is best assessed, nor honor the lesser known places or less visitors visit. Agoda voted only destination on the tourist boom, attracting a large number of travel professionals (travel professionals discover new places) and that is where visitors can easily experience.

The CEO of Rob Rosenstein said, "Like previous years, the list of prominent destinations in Asia 2014 will give visitors a lot of choices, from a growing city Myanmar to the city's unique culture of Japan. The place will offer wonderful, new and exciting experiences trip. "Evaluation about Danang, Agoda said, this is a major coastal city and is the gateway to visit many famous attractions of Vietnam. The city has developed rapidly speed. Numerous hotels and a new commercial center are built; infrastructure is also invested in Danang. From Danang, tourists can visit two famous world heritages nearby are My Son Sanctuary and the ancient town of Hoi An. In addition, visitors can wander in scenic Marble Mountains, Da Nang Windsurfing, explore caves, visit the Cham Museum in Da Nang and enjoy the excellent cuisine of Vietnam.

From 10 March 2014, Foreigners and Vietnamese nationals bearing foreign passports who enter Vietnam through an international border gate to travel to Phu Quoc Island and stay there for less than 30 days will be exempted from Vietnam visa application, double the previous.

Investors will even take advantage of the highest incentive levels, which is available from the Vietnam government for economic, export-processing, and industrial zones.

Kien Giang Province, Phu Quoc hometown, hopes that 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. 2013, Phu Quoc welcomed more than 500,000 visitors. During the next 10 years, the goal of this island welcomes 2-3 million visitors each year. In particular, international visitors accounted for about 40 percent

Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific and VietJet is done daily flights to and from Phu Quoc