The local tourism sector needs USD 42.5 billion during the next 10 years, for the development of infrastructure and service. The funding is needed to increase the number of local tourists from 28 million in 2010 to 47-48 million in 2020 and foreign tourist arrivals from 5.05 million to 10 million.
Asianway Travel has just introduced totally newly designed Viet Nam postcard set. The postcard set distributed through tourist information counters, airports, foreign embassies in Viet Nam, airlines offices and major tourist attractions is a free gift to all those who love Viet Nam.
Nha Trang Bay is well-known to tourists for its beautiful islands, pure beaches and plentiful and fresh seafood. Most visitors choose to take in the whole view of the bay in a cable car on the way to Vinpearl Land but there’s another way which is more exciting and worth a try – on a speed boat.
The Hanoi Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism plans to organise a wide range of cultural and arts activities to celebrate the 66th anniversary of the August Revolution (August 19) and the National Day (September 2).
The Egyptian city of Aswan will host the official 2011 World Tourism Day (WTD) celebrations, which will include a High-Level Think Tank on this year’s theme, ‘Tourism – Linking Cultures’ (27 September 2011).