Vietnam News for Ho Chi Minh City

Two Vietnam travel experiences listed in the world’s 25 best
Ho Chi Minh City

Two Vietnam travel experiences listed in the world’s 25 best

Tripadvisor readers have voted two experiences in Vietnam among the Top 25 best travel experiences in the world including a Hue – Hoi An motorbike tour and a private Ho Chi Minh street food tour.

Ho Chi Minh City among 8 nominees of Asia’s Best MICE Destination Award 2021
Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City among 8 nominees of Asia’s Best MICE Destination Award 2021

Recently, World MICE Awards has proposed Ho Chi Minh City as one of 8 candidates for Asia’s Best MICE Destination Award 2021.

Three Vietnamese Bars Listed in Top 100 in Asia
Hanoi

Three Vietnamese Bars Listed in Top 100 in Asia

The famous website The World’s 50 best has recently published Asia's Best Bars in 2021. Instead of listing 50 as usual, the website extends the list up to 100 and Vietnam has 3 representatives ranked 76, 77, and 96 which are Nê Cocktail Bar, Summer Experiment, and Hybrid in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh, and Nha Trang respectively.

Vietjet Air introduces free luggage policy for domestic flights
Hanoi

Vietjet Air introduces free luggage policy for domestic flights

From late February to March 31st, Vietjet Air - one of Vietnam’s cost-saving airlines - has offered a special gift for passengers.

Wink Hotels open its first in Vietnam this March
Ho Chi Minh City

Wink Hotels open its first in Vietnam this March

Wink Hotels - a luxury boutique hotel brand in Vietnam - announced the opening of the first Wink Hotel Saigon Center in Vietnam in upcoming March 2021.

Vietnamese cuisine goes viral on YouTube
Hanoi

Vietnamese cuisine goes viral on YouTube

Right before Tet - the Lunar New Year, a video of making traditional Vietnamese Chung Cake (Bánh Chưng) from YouTube channel “Ẩm Thực Mẹ Làm” (Mom Cooks) has been shared on the 86-million subscriber channel of the world biggest online video-sharing platform.

Vietnam on winning photos at Travel Photographer of the Year 2020
Hanoi

Vietnam on winning photos at Travel Photographer of the Year 2020

The organizer of Travel Photographer of the Year 2020 has just announced the top winners and photos, several of which have captured fantastic moments and landscapes in Vietnam.

Tet celebration 2021 organized under rigorous restrictions due to Covid-19
Vietnam

Tet celebration 2021 organized under rigorous restrictions due to Covid-19

Thanks to fierce and effective responses, Vietnam is among a few countries that succeeded in controlling the spread of Covid-19 in 2020.

Green tourism on significant rise since pandemic
Ho Chi Minh City

Green tourism on significant rise since pandemic

As hotels and resorts start to stay away from the limelight due to pandemic conditions, green tourism makes its moves to thrust in.

Wonders of Vietnam, a new exciting platform presented by Google Arts & Culture
Ho Chi Minh City

Wonders of Vietnam, a new exciting platform presented by Google Arts & Culture

In late January 2021, “Wonders of Vietnam” project - a cooperative work between Vietnam National Administration of Tourism and Google - was officially opened to public access.