Vietnam's longest festival set to wow visitors in 2014

Starting on the sixth day of the lunar January month, which falls on February 5, the Perfume Pagoda Festival is celebrated for three months, from the first to third lunar month of each year. According to the head of the festival’s organisation board, Nguyen Van...

Vietnam airlines relocate check-in counters at Hanoi airport

Private airline VietJetAir said its domestic flight check-in counters were relocated to the second floor, hall E, terminal T1. Starting December 30, all domestic passengers will check in for departure at counters numbered 101-118. VietJetAir advises passengers to...

Tan Son Nhat int’l airport to be upgraded

    Director Dang Tuan Tu added that the domestic terminal will be expanded to have a floor space of 39,450 square metres, capable of serving 12 million passengers a year. There will be 20 more check-in stalls and two lounges in the international terminal to...

Night flower markets in Hanoi

Tay Tuu flower market Nearly 20km from the center of Hanoi, Tay Tuu flower village in Tu Liem district has a long-time floriculture and this trade is growing strongly. Every year, Tay Tuu provides domestic and international markets with over 250 million flowers of all...

Five famous places on Vietnam’s banknotes

Hoi An Bridge Pagoda on the VND20,000 banknote Hoi An – the World Cultural Heritage – with the iconic image of Pagoda Bridge has been known worldwide. The time of construction of the ancient bridge in Hoi An has not been clearly defined. In old documents...