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US Business Insider hails Pho as food of a lifetime


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Business Insider, a New York based business news site, has listed Hanoi’s phở, a “tangy beef module soup”, as the first of “40 meals you should eat in your lifetime”. The list mentioned 40 dishes that are “worth traversing the planet for, which culinary enthusiasts will want to add to […]

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Tourism development concerns raised in Hoi An


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As part of the fifth Quang Nam Heritage Festival held in Hoi An City, a workshop on ‘how to prove cultural heritages’ values for development of tourism-experience from Hoi An’ has been hosted to discuss the local authorities’ concerns with developing tourism from cultural values. The workshop aims for authorities […]

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Dong Van geo-park heads towards sustainable development


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A number of concrete measures to attract tourists and develop Dong Van Stone Plateau in a sustainable manner were presented at a workshop in Quan Ba district of northern mountainous Ha Giang province on June 14. According to Nguyen Manh Thang, Deputy Secretary General of the Vietnam National Commission for […]

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Vietnam’s four sites receive Asia Destination Awards


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Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Hoi An and Ha Long in Vietnam are listed in the Top 25 Destinations in Asia and receive the TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice: Asia Destination Awards in 2013. A ceremony to honour the Top 25 Destinations in Asia of TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site, will […]

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