Thua Thien - Hue welcomes two cruise ships
Chan May Seaport in the central province of Thua Thien - Hue received two cruise ships with Bahamas nationality, Crystal Symphony and Silver Spirit, carrying more than 1,200 passengers on February 19.  
International arrivals to Da Nang increase in January
More than 365,000 international tourists visited the central coastal city of Da Nang in January, up 28.5 percent year-on-year.
Hanoi welcomes five groups of Japanese tourists
The Hanoi Promotion Agency (HPA) is working with Japanese travel companies to welcome five groups of Japanese tourists via charter flights from February 19 to March 4.
HCM City seeks to revive tourism after coronavirus blow
The HCM City tourism sector will run a stimulus programme from April to July to revive tourism industry which has been hit quite badly by the new coronavirus outbreak.  
Smart tourism - a lever to develop Hanoi’s non-smoke industry
The Hanoi Department of Tourism and the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group’s Hanoi branch (VNPT Hanoi) have worked together to carry out a smart tourism project with a view to promoting the capital city’s non-smoke industry.  
Photos, sculpture works on Vietnam held in Hungary
An exhibition featuring photos on Vietnam’s land and people and works by Hungary’s famous sculptor Farkas Aladár on Vietnam’s late President Ho Chi Minh and its struggle against the US was held in Székesfehérvár city, Hungary, on February 16.  
Classical Vietnamese drama performed in India
Artists from the Vietnam Tuong (Classical Drama) Theatre staged performances in India from February 1-17 at three cultural and political events.  
Five Vietnamese hotels given stars by Forbes Travel Guide
Five hotels in Vietnam have been named in the list of star-rated hotels in 2020 selected by Forbes Travel Guide.  
Hoi An among world’s most romantic places
Hoi An ancient city in Vietnam’s central coastal province of Quang Nam has been selected by the US Cable News Network (CNN) as one of the world’s 13 most romantic places to visit.
Number of tourists to Hanoi increases again
According to statistics from the Hanoi Department of Tourism, the number of visitors to Hanoi has reached 50-70% of the time before the outbreak of Covid-19 with a sharp increase of tourists from Europe.
Preserving cultural identity to boost Kon Tum province’s tourism
The Central Highlands province of Kon Tum is home to 28 ethnic groups, including the ethnic minority tribes of Xo Dang, Ba Na, Gia Rai, Gie Trieng, Hre, Brau and Ro Mam. The diversity in ethnic groups brings about assorted and rich cultural identity to the province, which create favourable condition to boost tourism.
Sen Village Festival 2020 to take place in mid-May
The annual Sen (Lotus) Village Festival 2020 will be held from May 15 to 19 in Vinh City, Nam Dan District and other districts and towns in Nghe An Province to show gratitude to President Ho Chi Minh.
Quang Tri works to lure 2.3 million tourists this year
The central province of Quang Tri is striving to attract about 2.3 million visitors in 2020, up 13.6 percent year-on-year, including 188,000 foreigners.  
Vietnamese firms join international tourism fair in Israel
Vietnamese travel companies have introduced their products at the 25th International Mediterranean Tourism Market (IMTM) that is taking place in Israel from February 11-12.  
Whale Island in central Vietnam among best destinations for diving: Forbes
US magazine Forbes has listed Whale Island in the central province of Khanh Hoa among 10 must-visit diving destinations this year.