CNN hails Vietnamese vintage 1960s steam locomotives
Prestigious website CNN Travel of the United States has published an article hailing the refurbished Revolution Express steam trains that will begin taking passengers either later this year or in early 2025, serving to connect the central coastal city of Da Nang to the central province of Thua Thien Hue.
Listening to the Gardens of Hue
“I study garden houses as a connection between Vietnamese art and culture and a deep connection with the land and spirit of Hue. Hidden cultural features still thrive in the…
Nine dynastic urns inscribed on UNESCO Memory of World Register
The nine historic Dynastic Urns, housed in the Hue Imperial Citadel in the central province of Thua Thien Hue, have been inscribed in the “Memory of the World Register”. 
Experiencing the “Old Scent of the Ancient Village” countryside market in Thua Thien Hue
On the evening of April 30, the People's Committee of Phong Dien District (Thua Thien Hue Province) organized the countryside market themed “Old Scent of the Ancient Village” 2024 at Phuoc Tich ancient village (Phong Hoa commune).
Vietnamese tourists increasingly prioritise sustainable tourism
Sustainable travel is gaining traction as 96% of Vietnamese travellers confirm that sustainable travel is important to them, according to the Sustainable Travel Report 2024 by Booking.com.
Thua Thien Hue preparing dossier for Phuoc Tich ancient village to be recognized as special relic
Phuoc Tich ancient village is surrounded by the O Lau river in Phong Hoa Commune, (Phong Dien District, Thua Thien Hue Province), which is 40km north of Hue City. The village was founded in 1470, during the reign of Le Thanh Tong. With its poetic scenery, valuable architecture of ruong houses and garden houses, and unique cultural institutions, etc., the village was recognized as a…
Ecotourism at Emperor Gia Long’s Mausoleum Complex
Among many mausoleums of the Nguyen Dynasty, recognized by the UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage in 1993, Emperor Gia Long's mausoleum is a magnificent painting of the coordination between nature and architecture; in which, nature is the main factor creating the grandeur of the architectural structure.
Exploiting healthcare tourism products in Thua Thien Hue
After the process of researching and developing products, Thua Thien Hue will systematically exploit healthcare tourism products to attract domestic and foreign tourists.  
Exploring restored palace in Imperial Citadel
Located in the historic Imperial Citadel of Hue, Kien Trung Palace stands as a testament to the grandeur of Vietnam’s imperial past. Constructed between 1921 and 1923 under the reign of King Khai Dinh, this opulent residence served as the monarch’s primary abode. Remarkably, Kien Trung Palace exhibits a captivating fusion of French, Italian, and traditional Vietnamese architectural elements, showcasing the cultural influences of its…
Hue Festival - mission and vision
Since 2022, the Hue Festival has been developed with a four-season orientation through a series of continuous events and festivals throughout the year, making the most of unique cultural - geographical - historical factors from royal festivals, folk festivals, religious festivals, etc.
Martin Garrix ventures into Son Doong Cave
Dutch DJ and record producer Martin Garrix spent four days in Son Doong Cave, in the central province of Quang Binh, calling it “the trip of a lifetime.”   
Free entry to Complex of Hue monuments during Tet holiday
The Complex of Hue monuments, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site, is set to open to the public with free admission from February 10 to 12 or the first, second and third days of the Lunar New Year holiday (Tet), according to the Hue Monuments Conservation Center.
Thua Thien Hue: Tu Phuong Vo Su Pavilion reopens to visitors
According to Hue Monuments Conservation Center, this Lunar New Year, the Tu Phuong Vo Su Pavilion, a cultural destination of the heritage of Hue Ancient Capital, is put back into operation as a stopover for visitors from all over the world, after a period of closure.
Lonely Planet reveals three of Vietnam's 'hidden charms'
In a recent article titled "Discover where locals travel in Vietnam", the renowned travel website Lonely Planet revealed three "mysterious" yet equally alluring places to visit in Vietnam.  
Travel+Leisure: Hue an ideal destination in Asia in 2024
The famous travel magazine Travel+Leisure (Asian edition) has recently recommended Hue as one of the destinations in Asia that tourists cannot miss in 2024.