Bau Truc pottery village - rustic charm of Cham pottery making
Bau Truc pottery village is located in Phuoc Dan townlet, Ninh Phuoc district in the South-central coastal province of Ninh Thuan. It is also known as one of the oldest pottery villages in Southeast Asia.
Spring tours attracting large quantities of customers
HCMC and other provinces in general have seen a great number of tourists registering for spring tours, signaling a promising year for the tourism sector.
Hoi An: A World’s Honeymoon Destination 2024
(TITC) - TripAdvisor revealed the 25 World’s Honeymoon Destinations of 2024 in their Travelers’ Choice Awards Best of the Best winners. Hoi An stood 2nd in the list.
Vietnam in top 6 Destinations in Asia
(TITC) - Based on the 12Go’s New Report on ticket sales and traveller opinions, Travel Off Path created a comprehensive list of the top 6 destinations in Asia, including Vietnam placed in the 2nd. The report was published in December 2023.
Ha Long city celebrated its 30th founding anniversary
As the capital of Quang Ninh province, Ha Long city is considered a "tourist paradise” renowned for Ha Long Bay which was twice recognised by UNESCO as a World Natural Heritage, a range of long white-sand beaches, and plenty of poetic and famous monuments and landscapes.
Top 10 activities to do while in Ha Long Bay
Joshua Chiedu, an editor of Canadian magazine - The Travel recently shared some recommendations to explore Ha Long Bay in the best way.
Bac Ninh works to promote the value of Quan Ho folk singing
Since UNESCO’s recognition of Quan Ho folk singing as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in 2009, Bac Ninh Province has effectively implemented many programmes and activities to preserve and promote the values of Quan Ho melodies to domestic and foreign tourists.
What will Da Nang look like in 2050?
The Vietnamese Prime Minister signed Decision 1287 on November 2, 2023 to approve a master plan for shaping the development of Da Nang for the 2021-2030 period, with a vision to 2050. The city’s approved master plan is considered to be a decisive step to promote the development of urban areas and spaces to support the population surge, as well as implement the city’s medium…
Vietnam voted Asia’s Best Spa Destination 2023
(TITC) – The World Spa Awards organization has announced Vietnam as Asia's Best Spa Destination 2023. This is the second consecutive year Vietnam has won this award.
Turning Trang An landscape complex into driving force of Ninh Binh’s development
The Trang An landscape complex in Ninh Binh province is to be built to become one of the attractive tourism sites in Vietnam and the world as well as the driving force for the development of Ninh Binh province and the Northern Delta region.
Thua Thien Hue: Royal court performances through fine art
On the occasion of the 30th anniversary of Hue Monuments Complex and 20 years of Hue royal court music being honored by UNESCO as a world cultural heritage, Hue Monuments Conservation Center in collaboration with the University of Fine Arts - Hue University organizes the exhibition "Hue royal performance through fine art" (taking place from June 16 to 26) to honor the beauty of intangible…
International scientific seminar promotes values of Phong Nha - Ke Bang National Park
An international scientific seminar themed “Promoting the value of the World Heritage of Phong Nha - Ke Bang National Park in the trend of integration and sustainable development” is held in Dong Hoi City, in the central province of Quang Binh, from June 30 to July 1.
New opportunities for Cham pottery village
UNESCO recognition of the Cham people’s pottery making as Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Protection was announced at the Ninh Thuan Grape-Wine Festival 2023 on June 16. The recognition encourages local administration and Cham ethnic people to preserve and promote their heritage, preserve their traditional crafts, and increase their income by doing tourism based on pottery making.
Sustainable development of heritages in Hue ancient Capital
The celebration of 30th anniversary (1993-2023) of the Complex of Hue Monuments and the 20th anniversary (2003 - 2023) of Hue Royal Court Music being honored by the UNESCO as world heritages took place during June 16-18. On this occasion, Thua Thien Hue Weekly had a conversation with Mr. Hoang Viet Trung, Director of Hue Monuments Conservation Center about the process of preserving and developing…
Cham people’s art of pottery making honoured by UNESCO
President Vo Van Thuong and Deputy Prime Minister Tran Hong Ha on Thursday attended a ceremony to receive a certificate from UNESCO recognising the pottery-making art of the Cham ethnic minority people as Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding in Ninh Thuan Province.